Half Marathon

At a Glance

Date: August 12, 2018

Start Time: 08:30 AM*

Time Limit: 3 hours 30 minutes

* Times subject to change

Start Line: Royal Hospital Kilmainham, Dublin, Ireland

Finish Line: Royal Hospital Kilmainham, Dublin, Ireland

Course Map: View

About the Course

Get ready to rock Dublin on Sunday 12th August!  The toe-tapping, head-banging, air-guitaring goodness of a race route is lined with live bands and entertainment. Starting in the new location of Royal Hospital Kilmainham, runners are in for a treat as they pass all of the fan favourites!

Irish National Half Marathon Championships will be hosted at Affidea ExpressCare Rock ‘n’ Roll Dublin.

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Participant Perks

Live Local Bands along the Course
Technical Participant T-shirt
Fantastic Finisher’s Medal
Scenic Course
Plentiful Course Support, including Sports Drink and Energy Gel
Free Admission to the Finish Line Festival and Concert
Free Shuttle – takes runners and spectators from finish to public rail at Heuston Station

  • Scenic Course
  • Live, Local Bands on Course
  • Spirited Cheer Squads on Course
  • Technical Participant T-Shirt
  • Exclusive Finisher Medal
  • Gear Bag
  • Plentiful Course Support
  • A Beer at the Finish Line Festival
  • Admission to the Finish Line Festival and Post-Race Concert
  • Admission to the Two-Day Health and Fitness Expo

10K

At a Glance

Date: August 12, 2018

Start Time: 09:20 AM*

Time Limit: 1hour, 40 min

* Times subject to change

Start Line: DIT Grangegorman, Dublin, Ireland

Finish Line: Royal Hospital Kilmainham, Dublin, Ireland

Course Map: View

About the Course

The 10K route will start this year in DIT Grangegorman and finish in Royal Hospital Kilmainham along with the Half Marathoners. Still including some fan favourite landmarks! The 10K time limit is 1 hour, 40 minutes.

Participant Perks

Live, local bands along the course
Quality Technical Participant T-Shirt
Fantastic Finisher’s medal
Scenic Course
Plentiful Course Support, including Sports Drink and Energy Gel
Free Admission to the Finish Line Festival and Concert

  • Scenic Course
  • Live, Local Bands on Course
  • Technical Participant T-Shirt
  • Exclusive Finisher Medal
  • Gear Bag
  • Plentiful Course Support
  • A Beer at the Finish Line Festival
  • Admission to the Finish Line Festival and Post-Race Concert
  • Admission to the Two-Day Health and Fitness Expo

5K

At a Glance

Date: August 11, 2018

Start Time: 10:00 AM*

Time Limit: 1 hour

* Times subject to change

Start Line: DIT Grangegorman, Dublin, Ireland

Finish Line: DIT Grangegorman, Dublin, Ireland

Course Map: View

About the Course

The 5K course starts and finishes in DIT Grangegorman on Saturday. 5K numbers may be collected race morning.

It’s all about the bling! The 5K medals are sure to be a crowd favorite. The Saturday 5K is also the qualifying event for a third Remix medal when you run a second distance on Sunday.

Participant Perks

  • Official Race Number and Time
  • Bespoke Finisher’s Medal
  • Water and Snacks at Finish
  • Admission to Finish Festival and Concert on Sunday
  • Qualifying race for Remix Medal – run any race on Sunday and earn third medal
  • Scenic Course
  • Live, Local Bands on Course
  • Exclusive Finisher Medal
  • Admission to the Two-Day Health and Fitness Expo

Family Fun Run

At a Glance

Date: August 12, 2018

Start Time: 12:15 PM*

Time Limit: 30 minutes

Distance: 1.5 miles

* Times subject to change

Start Line: Royal Hospital Kilmainham, Dublin

Finish Line: Royal Hospital Kilmainham, Dublin

Course Map: View

About the Course

The Rock ‘n’ Roll Dublin Fun Run is a non-timed 1.5 mile run and walk through Royal Hospital Kimainham.  Designed for the young and the young at heart, the Fun Run welcomes all ages and abilities.  It’s a great introductory event, a way for supporters to take part in the event. 1OK and half marathon finishers can also earn an extra medal on Sunday.

Participant Perks

  • Official Race Number
  • Finisher’s Medal
  • Admission to Finish Festival and Concert
  • Exclusive Finisher Medal
  • Admission to the Finish Line Festival and Post-Race Concert
  • Admission to the Two-Day Health and Fitness Expo

Shorter Distance, Same Amount of Fun!

Get your friends and family involved in a rockin’ 1.5 mile Fun Run held after the 1/2 marathon and 10K.
Finisher medals are awarded to all fun run finishers!
Earn more bling and participate in the Fun Run as a perfect cool down.
Fun Run Race Numbers can be collected at Packet Pick up or on race day!