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