WORLD’S MOST SPECTACULAR 10-MILE CHALLENGE IN BALLYLIFFIN THIS SATURDAY

first_imgBY PATSY McGONAGLE: The annual Ballyliffin Coastal Challenge, a 10 mile event round the scenic Isle of Doagh starting in the village of Ballyliffin and finishing on the stunning Pollan Beach, takes place this Saturday.This is my invitation to you to join us at 2pm – and join hundreds of others who are ready to take the Challenge whether it’s to walk/jog or run.Described by donegaldaily.com last year as the world’s most scenic run, it certainly is. Once again joggers, walkers and runners are expected from throughout these islands – and all and more are welcome to join in.An added aspect to the ocassion this year are races for primary school children simply turn up for a 2.30pm start on the beach and away you go. This addition will add to the family involvement of the entire day.The 1K run on Pollan Beach will ensure a family occasion. This proved very popular in 2012.Your school is invited to encourage children under your care to attend. • No entry fee (simply turn up)• Certificates for all• Cream Eggs/ Easter Eggs to top 20Races:U-11 girls (from 2003/2004/2005) U-11 boys (from 2003/2004/2005)Over 11 girls (at primary school)Over 11 boys (at primary school)It’s a fun event with a slight competitive edge… Registration is at the Ballyliffin Hotel from 11 am or better still pre enter by logging in to www.visitballyliffin.com which also outlines accommodation choices for the visitor or failing that send an email to ballyliffincoastalchallenge@gmail.com indicating your participation  to avoid the queue.Post race refreshments for participants in coastal event in Ballyliffin Lodge. Check it out on facebook searching for Ballyliffin International 10 ml coastal challenge – and keep an eye here on donegaldaily.com.WORLD’S MOST SPECTACULAR 10-MILE CHALLENGE IN BALLYLIFFIN THIS SATURDAY was last modified: March 28th, 2013 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:WORLD’S MOST SPECTACULAR 10-MILE CHALLENGE IN BALLYLIFFIN THIS SATURDAYlast_img