Events

UCC Carmel Lynch 10k Results

The results of the UCC 10k race from this morning are now available in Excel / PDF. 475 runners registered for this race on near perfect conditions. Well done to UCC for hosting a well organised and marshaled race as usual. The change of venue this year may have caught a few people out but hopefully nobody missed out. Most up to date information on our races can only be found here on our site.

Safety notice

There seemed to be more than usual earphone wearers today. Earphones are not allowed at our races, or most races, as they distract the runner from road conditions and announcements from stewards. This is mentioned at the start of all our races. We had a report of one near miss for a runner wearing earphones. In future races, any runner wearing earphones will not have their name published in the results and will only be marked as “Earphone wearer”. As their result will be voided, they will also forfeit any prizes, including team prizes for themselves and their team-mates. We would rather not take this measure as it may be seen as draconian and adds extra admin on our side. However, our insurance requires runners to not wear earphones and it is in the interest of safety for all runners that we will do this. We appreciate your cooperation on this.

Photos

Paula has a great set of photos on Facebook.

Race Notification: UCC 10k

Our next race is the UCC Carmel Lynch 10k race on Sunday April 2. Registration takes place at the Main Restaurant on campus this year opening up at 9.30am. The race starts at 11am so you would want to be registered by 10.45am to make your way over to the start.

You can show your interest for this on their Facebook event page.

Gas Networks Ireland 5k Results

The results of the Gas Networks Ireland 5k from this morning are now available in Excel / PDF. We had a new course, a new venue and a new time today so well done to all who turned up. We were lucky to have changed the time as the rain was pouring down at 11.15am when we were tidying up!  We had a large contingent from the Wibbly Wobbly Wonders taking part who were completing their couch to 5k program. Hope to see you at more races this year. It’s great to see the encouragement and enthusiasm of this group.

This was my company’s race so a word of thanks to the BHAA committee and volunteers who helped out today as they do at every race. It takes a lot of people to plan and host these races.

Photos to follow on our Facebook page.

Reminder: Time change for Gas Networks Ireland race

Reminder of time change for Sunday – race starts at 9am. Registration from 7.30am at Cork Boat Club until 8.45am.

Full details on the race page.

Race Notification: Gas Networks Ireland 5k

** Update Sunday Feb 19th **

The race will start at 9am now. We were down in the area from 10am today (Sunday) and parking is very limited. We will now bring the race back to 9am to ensure we can use as much of the parking in the vicinity. Registration will begin at 7.30am at Cork Boat Club and close at 8.45am to allow the race to kick off at 9am.  Times updated below. We will post on Facebook and Twitter on Monday when we have some other details confirmed. ** end update **

The next race on the Cork BHAA calendar is the Gas Networks Ireland 5k race on Sunday February 26th at 9am. Please note, registration takes place at Cork Boat Club in Blackrock village from 7.30am. Registrations will close at 8.45am to allow runners get to the start which is approx 1 mile up the Marina. Please check out the race page for more info on parking limitations for this race. Possible parking locations listed in map below. We appreciate your co-operation in trialing a new race venue and route.

I will be leaving Glanmire at 6.45am on the morning if anybody wants a spin. You’ll certainly be on time! Leave a comment on this post and I will contact you.

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Janssen 6k Results

The results of the Janssen 6k race from this morning are now available in Excel / PDF. Well done to everybody who competed on a crisp end-of-winter morning.

Photos to follow on our Facebook page.

Race Notification: Janssen 6k

The next race on the BHAA calendar is the Janssen 6k on Sunday February 5th at 11am in Little Island. Registration is open from 9.30am at the Little Island Sports Hall.

We urgently need people to assist with races, in particular registration and results at this race. If you can handle Excel and type fast, please contact us at register@corkbhaa.com. We can always do with more bodies at races so if you would like to volunteer once in a while please do get in touch. You may notice that it’s the same people at most races who keep the show on the road.

FMC 6k Results

The results of the FMC 6k race from this morning are now online in Excel / PDF. We had 373 finishers on a perfect January morning for this race.

Don’t forget to register in advance of the next race on Feb 5, again down in Little Island. If you want to pay only €5 and be eligible for prizes, you must be registered with us in advance.

Photos to follow.

Race Notification: FMC 6k

The next race on the BHAA calendar is the FMC 6k race Sunday January 15th at 11am in Little Island. Registration is open from 9.30am at the Little Island Sports Hall and it is recommended to arrive early as there is always a bit of rush with people querying whether they’re registered or not. You need to be registered for this year to run as a registered runner. If you register for 2017 at a race, you have to run as non-registered at that race as we wouldn’t have time to get through race entries and registrations before the race.

ESB Cross Country 5k Results

The results of the ESB cross country run from this morning are now online in Excel / PDF. Well done to the 164 runners completing the tough course.

Photos to follow on our Facebook page.

Don’t forget, our AGM takes place on Thursday at 8pm at the Ambassador Hotel.