Kildare Town Sports Partners are delighted to announce that "The ThoroughbredRunKildare" will go to post again in 2018.
You are now officially under starter’s orders; get training the date is 17th June 2018, Father’s Day!
We are growing every year and the 2018 event will again include a marathon which see’s us host a four race card in 2018, That’s a Marathon, half marathon, 10k and 5k. As you have come to expect all four races will pass through the Irish National Stud with the Marathon and half taking in many more Stud Farms in the area which are synonymous with Irish horse racing and our brand "The Thoroughbred".
Post race you will have the opportunity to restore those spent calories with our now legendary hot food prepared for you by Kildare towns top restaurants at what we call "A Taste of Kildare", and what a taste it is?
Be you a runner, walker or a spectator there really will be something there for everyone so make plans now and join the fun.
We have commissioned a fabulous medal yet again for this year’s event and each of our winners will receive a special version of the medal along with prizes.
The event is AAI licensed and Jones counter measured.
All Races Start in Kildare Town
Marathon starts at 0830hrs
Half marathon starts at 1030hrs
10K starts at 1100hrs
5K starts at 1115hrs
Due to our significant up front costs of staging this event, regrettably we are unable to offer refunds or deferrals. In the event of cancellation due to extreme weather, sadly refunds can not be given due to the fixed upfront costs of staging the run.