WMRA Youths Trial Howth
Saturday 10 April, 2010
3 (1,1,1) - Easy Terrain, <200M ascent, <6Km
- Route fully marked
087 617 4021
Boys: 6,350m with 248m climb (3 laps) Girls: 4,500m with 174m climb (2 laps)
Run in to start of lap is around 400m and lap is 1,850 metres.
See maps link for location of GAA club on Howth Hill. Please car pool.
Start of girls race is 1 pm with boys starting 5 minutes later.
Trial to select teams for the WMRA Youths International Challenge in Italy on 27th June ( runners born in 1993 or 1994 ).
International selection criteria: First two in trial races with one other based on trial race and mountain running and cross-country/road performances in 2009/2010. All selection is subject to the athlete being capable of finishing within 10% of the trial winners time and 20% of the international race winners time. Only athletes who meet the criteria will be selected this means that full teams may not be sent.
All competitors must get a parent or guardian to sign the IMRA 2010 Membership Form
The trial courses are longer but less steep than the international Youths races.
Race starts and finishes where a small path leaves GAA pitches towards golf course. Athletes should not warm up on the GAA pitches and muddy sho