Our annual 10 Mile Challenge and 5 K Fun Run takes place on Tuesday 27th of December in Ardagh.

We are making a few great changes this year.

1st up: All entrants in both the 10 Mile Challenge and the 5K Fun Run will now be chip timed. Results will be available online on our FB page https://www.facebook.com/A.M.G.C.G/ and https://www.facebook.com/Pop-Up-Races-1421093041476971/ shortly after completion of the race.

2nd: Every entrant on completion of the 10 Mile Challenge will receive a specially commissioned medal.

3rd: We are introducing (for the 10 mile Challenge only) prize money this year for the first three ladies AND the first three gentlemen over the finish line. 1st €75, 2nd €50 and 3rd €25.

Online registration page is here. http://www.active.com/ardagh-longford/running/distance-running-races/ardagh-10-mile-challenge-2016?int= Registration up to and including 30th of November will be €15, from 1st of December and on the day of the race, entry fee will be €20.

Our annual 5K run takes place commences approx 15 minutes later.

Online registration page is here: http://www.active.com/ardagh-longford/running/distance-running-races/ardagh-5k-fun-run-2016?int=

Registration (commences at 11) and refreshment centre has changed slightly. It has moved from the GAA pitch to the Community Centre in the village:

The finishing point will also be in the village. https://www.google.ie/maps/@53.667341,-7.6943643,3a,75y,180h,90t/data=!3m6!1e1!3m4!1sVxMeK_mJuQ-RfQ-L5iUMlA!2e0!7i13312!8i6656

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We look forward to seeing you all on the day to either burn off some turkey or clear the head after St Stephens night celebrations.

Please pass this email on to all of your friends, clubs you may be involved or electronic/paper noticeboard in your workplace.