In it’s fifth year of running, the 3 marathons in 2 days event is an endurance challenge which takes place in Ballina, Co. Mayo, on the weekend of 23rd & 24th February 2019.

For the second year running you will be able to choose from 3 half marathons in addition to 3 full marathons, or you can choose to take part in 1, 2 or 3 events – it’s all up to yourself.

3 marathons, 3 half  marathons,  2 days, 1 location and 3 different courses


Saturday 23rd February

Morning event – full marathon start at 7 am, half marathon start at 9 am.

Course is 2 loops around Ballina/Killala area for a full a marathon and out and back run for the half marathon. Cut off time is 1 pm.

Afternoon event – full & half marathon starts at 3 pm.

Course – looped course – loop length is 1522 m, therefore you have to complete 14 laps for half and 28 laps for a full marathon. All runners have to have a head torch after 5:30 pm

Cutoff time is 9 pm.

Sunday 25th February

3 distances to choose from – half marathon (start  at 9 am), full marathon & ultra marathon (start at 8 am).

Course – looped course with a loop of 1.65 mile long – so 8 laps for a half, 16 for a full and 20 for ultra (33 miles). Cut of is 3:30 pm

Event info 3 Marathons Ballina

All events HQ is located right beside a start & finish line at  Ballina Town Soccer Club.

Changing rooms, showers, and food will be available at the clubhouse.

St. John’s ambulance will be present during the event.

Events are chip-timed and all finishers will receive finisher medal upon completion of the course.

T-shirts for the first 200 participants

For further information

Organiser; run4time
Phone: 0868861726

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