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Distance 1.5K & 2.9K
Price 1.5K Mini - TBC, 2.9K Junior - TBC
Location The Phoenix Park, Dublin
Date Apr 2018
Age Mini: 3 - 8 yrs old, Junior: 9 - 15 yrs old

Junior and Mini Great Ireland Run

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Children of all abilities make their way through the scenic and natural surroundings of Europe's largest urban park that is filled rich history.

Kids can then collect their finisher's bags, including a drinks bottle and a well-earned medal, before meeting up with their families and enjoying the event village.

The Courses

Junior Great Ireland Run

Mini Great Ireland Run


Please note: the courses may be subject to change.

Mini runners between the ages of 3 and 8 years old will take on the 1.5k course while the Junior runners, aged 9 – 15 years old, will be taking part in the 2.9k course

Both the Junior and Mini runners will start on Furze Road and head west along Chesterfield Avenue before turning around.  Mini runners will turn back on to Furze Road to finish, while the Juniors will run out to the Phoenix Monument and back again before finishing on Furze Road.

Event location

Dublin is the capital of the Republic of Ireland and is situated on the East coast at the mouth of the River Liffey. The city is renowned for its vibrant atmosphere, but there is a lot more to Dublin than the 10 million pints of Guinness produced every day!

Dublin, the true city of love, is the resting place of the famous Saint Valentine who is buried in Whitefrair Street Church. Dublin also boasts plenty of medieval buildings to visit, including Dublin Castle and St Patrick’s Cathedral, not to mention the wide selection of brilliant shopping spots, bars and thriving art quarters. Find out more at

About Dublin

How To Enter

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1.5K Mini

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The Phoenix Park, Dublin

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2.9K Junior

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The Phoenix Park, Dublin

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