RACE WEEKEND FINAL INFORMATION

Half Marathon & 10K Final Instructions: Click Here

5K Final Instructions: Click Here

Getting to the 5K Start Line: Click here

Getting to the Half Marathon and 10 Start Line: Click here

*IMPORTANT*

We will be providing FREE shuttle buses for runners and spectators on Sunday, 12 August 2018.  No shuttle buses are available on Saturday.

Pre-Race
Starting at 06:30am, shuttle buses will be available from St. Stephen’s Green South and will take runners to the end of Military Road (Royal Hospital Kilmainham). See map below.  Shuttles will run every 15 minutes between 06:30am and 07:45am only.

Post-Race
Starting at 11:00am, shuttle buses will take athletes from Military Road (Royal Hospital Kilmainham) to St. Stephen’s Green South.  See map below.  Shuttles will run every 15 minutes between 11:00am and 13:30pm only.

Parking
If you are driving, we recommend you park in any of the carparks in the vicinity of St. Stephens Green area. These include:

*PRE RACE*

 

*POST RACE*

 

START TIMES

Saturday – 5K:  10:00 am

Sunday – 1/2 Marathon:  8:30 am

Sunday – 10K: 09:20 am

Sunday – Mile Run: 12:15 pm

LIVE RUNNER TRACKING APP

Back for 2018, is our Official Event App. Find us in the App Store and Google Play, search: Rock ‘n’ Roll Dublin. With the app you will get loads of event information, as well as your finish time when you cross the finish, that you can share with on Facebook, your friends and family will be able to track your progress live whilst you are on course too.

 

 THE COURSE

5K Course Map PDF: Click Here

10K Course Map PDF Click Here

HM Course Map PDF Click Here

Fun Run Course Map Click Here

Course Entertainment: Click here

Combined Map: Click here

 

PACE TEAM INFORMATION

We’ve partnered with several local running clubs to provide the Official Pace Team for the race. Pacers will help you reach the finish line at your goal time. Pace Teams are FREE and open to all participants.

Pace groups offered include:

Half Marathon – 1:30, 1:45, 2:00, 2:15, 2:30; 2:45, 3:00

10k – 0:45, 0:50, 0:55, 1:00

 THE FINISH

Once you cross the finish line, you will enter a “Secure Zone” – a fenced off area for participants only. Here you will receive your finisher’s medal, can have your photo taken and pick up post-race refreshments.

After you exit the secure zone, proceed to the Finish Line Festival to celebrate your achievement, meet up with friends and family, and enjoy your headliner, The Blizzards! The festival is free and open to the public.

PACKET PICKUP – 10TH AUGUST

Fri / 08-10-18 / 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM Pick up your race packet, Half Marathon or 10K technical T-shirt and baggage check bag at the Affidea ExpressCare Rock ‘n’ Roll Dublin Packet Pickup. Hours are Friday (11:00 to 18:00) and Saturday (10:00 to 17:00) at Trinity College Sports Centre.

PACKET PICKUP – 11TH AUGUST

Sat / 08-11-18 / 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM Collect your race packet, half marathon or 10K technical tee and official race day baggage check bag at the Affidea ExpressCare Rock ‘n’ Roll Dublin Race Packet Pickup.

If you live in Ireland, you also have the option of having your race number sent by post.  Everyone else will pick up their packets at Trinity College Sports Centre.

  • 5K numbers are available for collection at packet pick up on Friday or at the start line on Saturday.
  • Fun Run numbers are available for collection at packet pickup on Friday and Saturday, as well as from the Solutions Tent near the Fun Run start on Sunday.
  • Half Marathon/10K t-shirt collection is available at Packet Pickup with your race number or at the finish line festival.