Event Details

  • Location
  • Race Type 5k Run
  • Date 17-03-2020
  • Time 11:00
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The Streets of Portlaoise 5k Road Race takes place on Tuesday 17th March 2019 at 11.00am.  This years event is also the opening race of the KIA race series.




A fast flat course (AAI Measured & Permitted) with a great atmosphere attracting elite runners, walkers and joggers.

The race will start close to the old Centrepoint Shopping Centre on the Mountrath road, run down main street before heading out the ridge road, back up Mountmellick road, right up harpers lane and down the Mountrath road. The finish line will remain at the bottom of Main street Portlaoise.

More details available at www.sop.portlaoiseathleticclub.com


Registration is €15 + fees and participants can register online only. Registration will close 2 hours before the race starts (9.00am) or before then if the event is sold out. So don’t delay and register online today.


Top prizes for first 5 senior male and female and the following race categories O/40, O/45, O/50, 055 & first Junior male/female (U/20).  Course record cash prizes for both male and female Senior runners – €500 each. Medal for all participants.

Changing facilities, refreshments and prize giving in the hotel after race.


ANY RACE QUERIES TO: sop@portlaoiseathleticclub.com

Your email has gone to the race organisers, Portlaoise AC. If you have not heard back from them in 24 hours please contact us directly.

2019 Results HERE 2018 Results HERE