GREAT RUNS, SUPER FUN AND DELICIOUS BUNS AT THE GLENSWILLY 5K

first_imgThe Launch of the Glenswilly 5k took place recently with committee members Neily Mc Daid, Pauline Carberry, main sponsors of the event Donegal Stationery, Paul and Beirne Lapsley, Club Chairman Peter Mc Connell, Danny Mc Daid, Mick Murphy and Club Vice Chairman Lee Gildea.It’s all systems go for the annual Glenswilly 5K which takes place on Tuesday next, June 23rd.With the weather forecast looking good, organisers are predicting a great turn-out for the event.The race, which is a run and walk, gets under starter’s orders at 7.30pm.Those planning to register for the event can avoid the last minute rush by registering before the event.Registration will take place on Monday, 22nd between 6 and 7pm and also on the evening of the race from 6pm on the evening of the race.The entry fee is €8 for adults and €2 for juveniles (under 18) with a special €20 entry fee for families.And there will even be chipped timing for all runners and walkers this year which means anyone training for another event can give themselves an idea of how their routine is going with an accurate time.And on top of all that, those taking part can be guaranteed of one thing – that famous Glenswilly post-race refreshments.An army of locals are already planning out recipes for buns and sandwiches!As well as a great fundraising occasion, there will be an emphasis on health.A special Health and Well-Being tent has been organised for the evening.All those taking part will be able to get free blood pressure and blood sugar tests done completely free of charge by qualified medical personnel with all readings being completely confidential.Chairman of the club, Peter McConnell, has invited as many runners and walkers to come out to the Glen for what promises to be a great evening.“With the weather looking good and a great course, the 5k once again promises to be a great event.“A lot of hard work has gone into organising the event and if it’s anything like previous years, we’re going to have a great time,” he said.All proceeds from the 5K goes directly to the development of underage sport at the club. GREAT RUNS, SUPER FUN AND DELICIOUS BUNS AT THE GLENSWILLY 5K was last modified: June 15th, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:donegalGlenswilly 5Klast_img

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