Crone Wood (University Championships)
Saturday 15 March, 2008
5 (1,2,2) - Easy Terrain, 200M - 500M ascent, 6Km - 10Km
- Route fully marked
Men: 28:14 (Ciaran Collins, Omagh Harriers) Women: 32:27 (Orla Ni Mhuircheartaigh, Galway City Harriers)
Course is fast apart from one very steep short climb. On descent make very sure that you see and jump over drainage ditches!
There will be a separate shorter course for under-age athletes (clockwise, 3.85 km / 196m climb).
Car Park (use satellite option)
Crone Car Park, Glencree/ Enniskerry, Co Wicklow ? Gr. O 192 142
University teams of 3 to score.
Colleges reps, please download information sheet.
First three women and men college finishers will receive championship medals. The scorers on the first three women?s and men?s college teams will receive championship medals (3 to score). Scoring based on place within college race by sex. Mixed teams not allowed.
Registration will close at 10:45 sharp, so allow time for registration queues.
Individual student entry for the day fee is 5 euro to register and 4 euro to race. A team entry fee of 30 euro per college team is also available (better value if you have four or more team members) provided you list all the runners on the team sheet before registration (separate sheets for men and women). Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with queries.
The race will start ON time so register in time.
Powerscourt Arms hotel in Enniskerry at 13:00.
WW briefly then right up new trail. Right at top, then left onto new path. Straight to forest hut. Left before hut (very steep climb on grass). Take middle new path at top to Ride Rock (be very careful with drainage crossings). Wicklow Way to finish.