The Barringtons Hospital Great Limerick Run is a mass participation sporting event. It is about encouraging individuals to compete and achieve their personal goals.
The inclusiveness of the event with three separate races has captured the attention of people across all social and demographic backgrounds. From the young to senior citizens, competitive athletes to occasional runners or walkers our team will help you cross the finish line.
A comprehensive marketing campaign delivered through various media channels over eight months has established the Barringtons Hospital Great Limerick Run as a premier event in the national sporting calendar.
In just 6 years the Barringtons Hospital Great Limerick Run is now the fastest growing participatory event in Ireland with over 14,000 race entrants registered in 2015. According to an economic and social impact report commissioned by Limerick City Council, 49% of respondents stated that the event was the main reason they started physical exercise.
26.2 miles or 42 kilometres through a variety of settings including Limerick's city centre, the University of Limerick, picturesque countryside and riverside locations. Why not stay at the Limerick City Hotel near the Great Limerick Run.
The marathon starts at the award winning People's Park surrounded by Georgian Limerick. The course then heads to the following stops -