We are delighted to announce the ‘Slane Castle 5km Trail Run/Walk’ will take place on Sunday 16th of April in the beautiful scenic grounds of Slane Castle, with a starting line ready for take off at 9.30am sharp.
The 5km route itself is completely within the majestic grounds of the Castle and includes the scenic forest trail along the River Boyne. This is a real opportunity for everyone regardless of ability or fitness level to experience the magnificent surrounds of Slane Castle.
The event is organised by The Parents’ Association of St. Patrick's National School, Slane, along with help from Meath Local Sports Partnership, Slane Castle and the Civil Defence.
There are t-shirts for the first 200 adults (on the day) and the first 200 U16’s. We also have finishing medals for the first 500 over the line! After race refreshments and home baked goods will be available free of charge to all who support the event.
Race-goers can also avail of parking on the grounds of the castle. Please note that pets are not permitted in the grounds of Slane Castle and we ask you to please respect this.
SIGN IN TIMES: On the day in front of the castle: 8am-9am for t-shirt collection and armband.
Early bird registration is €20 for adults 18+, €10 for Secondary School aged children, €5 for Primary School aged children.
For more updates see: https://www.facebook.com/slanecastle5ktrailrun