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Glenmore Challenge Running Festival 2024

Permit has been approved, 24/14

“The Glenmore Challenge” Running Festival ..... Get ready to Challenge yourself!!


Event Description:

“The Glenmore Challenge” has a distance for everyone !!

21K – 10 mile – 10k – 5k

The race is AAI permitted and Chipped timing for all runners.

BUSES to start line will be provided for 5k and 10k participants ONLY

21K will be a slightly different route than last year. The new route will take in breathtaking views across Carlingford Lough to the Mourne mountains and beyond!!


Prizes for 1st 2nd 3rd Male/Female in each event.

Cash Prizes for 1st Male/Female in all events 

Prizes for 1st O40 / O50 / O60 Male/Female in 10M EVENT ONLY

A BBQ, a beer and great music await you at the finish line!!!

Fast 5k route – earn a new PB!!

5K opened to walkers as well.(No Prams) 

5k participants must be aged 13yrs and over

Option to purchase T-shirts on the day (subjust to availability) 

Start time 10am

Sorry No Prams , No Dogs & No Headphones permitted on route

All distances will take a scenic route through the unspoiled valley of Glenmore, in the heart of the Cooley Peninsula, the land of the Táin Legend.

As always, The Maria Goretti Foundation is our nominated charity.