After a two year hiatus, the organising committee is delighted to announce the return of our 20k and 10k race series. Mark your calendars for 20 August 2022. Now a UTMB Index event
NO EVENT IN 2020
Our organising committee has decided it is not viable to hold a 'Run the Ridge' event this year. It was under consideration to hold the event on its 'old' date in mid-October but in light of the continuing uncertainty about rules and protocols and the rescheduling of many other hill and trail events to October, … Continue reading NO EVENT IN 2020
Run the Ridge – Discover Derrybawn
There are two types of off-road running traditions in Ireland: modern 'trail running', on good paths, and traditional 'hill running' more 'off-the-beaten-track'. Glendalough AC's 'Run the Ridge' race combines these two traditions into one race offering an introduction to both while being fully marked - good news to those among us who are navigationally challenged … Continue reading Run the Ridge – Discover Derrybawn
Run the Ridge is back for 2018!
After two successful years, we are excited to announce that our fund-raiser for Laragh GFC and Glendalough AC will be back for third year running and we have moved to coincide with the local Sports Day in our community - Saturday 18th of August. The first year saw substantial rain but no doused spirits whereas … Continue reading Run the Ridge is back for 2018!