As it is a handicap race, you will all be actually starting at different times. If you take a look at the handicap starter sheet, you can see what time you are due to start at.
The poor weather unfortunately looks set to contiunue – though it is not meant to be quite as bad as it was for the past few days. We have a 40% chance of rain which if you look at the bright side means we have a good chance that it will be dry!!
Chance of Rain. Overcast. High: 53° F. / 12° C. Wind ENE 8 mph. / 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation 40%.
Chance of Rain. Overcast. Low: 48° F. / 9° C. Wind NE 6 mph. / 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation 40%.
We will be following the same course as used for the Galway 5K series – it polled quite strongly on the totally unbiased Craughwell AC Website!! It is quite a hilly loop – the profile is below, but it doesn't catch the rather steep hill in the last few yards that makes it feel worse than it is:
Don't expect much in the way of organisation – but it should be good fun. Come early to warm up and to help us kick off on time – and enjoy the run!