Little Sliabh Bui
Sunday 28 March, 2010
4 (1,1,2) - Easy Terrain, <200M ascent, 6Km - 10Km
- Route fully marked
Men - 22:00 (Tom Hogan, Sliabh Buidhe Rovers, 2011); Women - 25:55 (Jean Wilson, Sportsworld,2011)
Open Trail Series
GR T012 572 There will be direction signs from the N11 immediately north of Ferns. Take the Askamore road (L5070) and follow Trail Race signs for approx 5 miles. Parking will be along the righthand side of the road - please consider other road users and leave spaces for cars to pass in both directions.
Full race results (in PDF format) are available from here.
Part of the Slaney Olympic Open Trail Series arranged by Jane and Graham Porter. This is a fun series of three races for spring 2010 offering running on undulating forest tracks with some panoramic views.This first race in March is on a forested hill (no name - Little Sliabh Bui?) just west of Sliabh Bui north of Ferns and is a 4 miler with some gentle hills.