Cleasathon-Inis OírrEnglish Version Irish Version

Frequently Asked Questions

 

When are the Cleasathon events in 2019?                                                            

Saturday, 13 April, 2019

 

What is the start time of the running events?

All start at 01.30p.m.

 

What are the distances and details of the various events?

10k Road Run              5k Road Run

 

Race Sign On and Briefing                                                                                                                   

Registration will take place at An Halla (Community Hall) from 10:00a.m. until 12.45p.m. sharp.

Race briefing for runners will take place at 01.20p.m. outside the registration area (toilets available here).

Races will finish on the grassed area at An Pháirc close to the race briefing area.

 

When do entries open?

Online Entries are now open and will close on 11 April, 2019.

Registration on the day will open from 10:00a.m. until 12:45p.m. sharp.

 

When do I collect my race number?

Signing In and Number Collection will take place from 10:00a.m. until 12:45p.m. that morning in the Halla. 

 

How much is the entry fee?

10k Run: €30 Special Early Bird Rate (available until 12:00p.m. on 15th March 2019) - €40 after this

5k Run: €30 Special Early Bird Rate (available until 12:00p.m. on 15th March 2019) - €40 after this

Online registration closes at 01:00p.m. on the 11 April, 2019.

T-Shirt guaranteed for online registration only on or before 15 March, 2019.

On the day registration will open at 10:00a.m.                                                              

Race day registrations will be accepted up to 12.45p.m. on payment of the relevant fees.

Payment on the day cash or cheque only.

 

What happens when I enter online?

Your credit card details will be processed and debited for the entry fee amount. You will receive an e-mail detailing your receipt number.

 

Do I get a refund or deferment if I can't run?

Sorry, we are unable to provide a refund.

 

Can I transfer my number if I can't run?

We will take entry transfers up until 11 March 2019.

Please e-mail eolas.gobnait@gretb.ie with your "Entry Name Change Request" on or before 11 March, 2019.

 

Will the course be marked?

The routes will be marked and marshalled as necessary.



Where can I leave baggage?

A baggage area will be provided at the race start/finish area. Items left in this area are to be labelled with your race number.

Although every effort will be made to keep this area secure, the race organizers will not accept responsibility for items left in this area.

 

Will there be any drink stations on the route?

There will be a water station at approximately the half way point.

Refreshments will be provided at the race finish in An Halla Community Hall.

 

Where will the toilets be located?

Toilets will be provided at the race start/finish area. 

 

Where will the First Aid stations be located?

A minimum of two First Aid points will be provided on the course. One will be based at the start/finish area and the second will be based at an appropriate point on each race route.

 

When will the results be available?

We will aim to process results as soon as possible after race finish which will be available on this website.   

 

Is there a race cut off time?

Yes - the course will officially close at 04.00p.m. Race signage will be removed in accordance with this schedule.

 

Where is Inis Oírr?

Inis Oírr is an island in Galway Bay, Ireland.

                                                                                 

How do I get to Inis Oírr?

You can fly with Aer Árann or get a ferry from Ros an Mhíl or Doolin. 

 

What's Inis Oírr like?  

It's a very scenic and beautiful island. Its long history, which goes right back to the stone age, becomes visible to those who meander along the many routes lacing the island. Its various shades of limestone paving contrasts beautifully with the profusion of wild flowers and hues of green created by the Atlantic current and mild climate. Inis Oírr with a year-round population of 250 inhabitants is generally accessible throughout the year, by air and sea, and has a church, post office, shop, pubs, restaurants & cafés, hotel, hostel & B&B's, playground, safe beach, community bus, craft outlets, Arts Centre and a Community Service Co-op.

 

Who can I contact for further help?

Race Information:

Email: eolas.gobnait@gretb.ie

Tel: +353 (0)99 75979 /+353 (0)87 2232520