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Ballyfin AC are pleased to announce the 6th running of The Deadman’s Dash, a great date in the Laois Athletics calendar for runners of all abilities plus the JuniorDASH and various kidsDash races – an event for all the family. This year the race will be going to a 5k distance and the race base will move up the road to the Ballyfin Community Hall where we will take registrations, prize giving and refreshments etc.

The Deadman’s Dash 5k
The Deadman’s Dash 5k will take place 12.15pm on Sunday 27th May 2018 with Prizes for the First 5 Senior Men and Women as well as the much coveted Johnny Ryan Memorial Cup, a perpetual trophy in honour of the great Ballyfin clubman Johnny Ryan.
Cash prizes for first 5 Senior Men and Women of €100, €80, €70, €60 and €50 – and the much coveted Johnny Ryan Memorial Cup to the outright winner.
Registration is €15 and can be done on the day from 10.00am in the Ballyfin Community Hall or register online.

The event will see the 4th running of the JuniorDASH, a competitive race for Junior Boys and Girls (13-19yrs) with Cash Prizes for the First 3 Junior Boys and Girls home of
€30, €20 and €15. This will be run within the actual main Deadman’s Dash 5k race.
Registration for the JuniorDASH and juniors/students in general will be will be €5.
If you fancy your chances as an older Junior you can register only for the main Deadman’s Dash and be in with a chance of the bigger cash prizes.

kidsDASH Races
The kidsDASH Races will take place prior to the main race.
These will kick off at 11.15am so be there early to register.
Race 1. (6,7,8 yrs) 300m boys/girls.
Race 2. (9,10 yrs)  400m boys/girls.
Race 3. (11,12 yrs) 600m boys/girls.

€3 entry fee for the kidsDASH, only on the day.

Everyone will receive a medal for taking part, Senior, Junior and Children
Refreshments and prize-giving will take place afterwards at the Ballyfin Community Hall.

AAI Permit Granted

NOTE RE NUMBER POSTAGE: Number postage option available on all race entries (€2.50 surcharge). Please do NOT select this option if registering in the immediate 7 days before the event. Your number will not be posted, and you will not be rufunded. (Example – race takes place on Sunday 8th, last day for registering for guaranteed postage is Sunday 1st, 7 days previously)