Mallow_AC1F.A.Q’s for the 2018 race

When is the race on?
The SuperValu Mallow 10 Mile Road Race will be held on Sunday March 25th 2018.

What time does it start?
The race will start at 12.30 pm sharp.

How to enter
You can enter on line using Primo Events.
(Please note there is a transaction fee payable for using this facility).

Can I enter by post?
Yes. Please use the postal entry form. (Note only entries received up to the 25th of February will be accepted) When the limit is reached we will stop taking postal entries. Check this web page to confirm entry is still open.

How much is the race entry fee?
The entry fee for this year’s race is €26.75 including fees.
Please note that entries will close when 1250 entries have been received.

Can I enter on the day?
No, there will be absolutely no entries taken on the day of the race.

Is there elite entry after the closing date?
Yes elite entries will be taken up to Monday 20th March The following times apply to elite entry: Men sub 56 minutes. Ladies sub 62 minutes. These times will have to be in the 2 years prior to race day.

Where can I see a map of the course?

….or you can look at the map here on this website.

Where are the race headquarters?
The Race Headquarters will be at the Mallow Youth Centre. The centre will be signposted on all major routes coming into Mallow.

Will there be changing facilities available here?
Yes changing facilities will be in the Youth Centre

When will I get my number?
You can collect your race number before the race. Details to be made available closer to the date.

What must I do with the chip?
Your chip will be attached to your race number. Do not bend or try to fold your number as this could damage your chip and you will not receive a time for your race.

Should I wear my number on the front or the back?
Your race number should always be worn on the front, on your singlet/t-shirt, not on your shorts. This will facilitate the reading of the chip at the finish line thus giving you an accurate time.

Can I transfer my number if I can’t run on the day?
Transfers now open for the 2018 Mallow 10 mile road race. Transfer are available until the 25th of February. If you are unable to participate in the event and wish to transfer your registration you can do so with this link .

Are there showers/refreshments after the race?
Yes there will be showers and refreshments available after the race in the Youth Centre.

Can I wear an IPod/Mp3 player?
We do not allow runners to use I-pods or Mp3 players due to safety reasons. If this occurs you will be denied entry in the future.

Are there toilets by the start?

Does this race have an A.A.I. permit?
Yes this race does have an A.A.I. permit.

What are the prizes for the race?
The prize fund for this race is €4,000. Please refer to prize list.

Course bonus.
Refer to the prize list.

Who can I contact for help?
Padraic Birmingham 086 3849159
Denis Sheehan 087 2461515