Cork Marathon

Cork Marathon

  • 05.06.2017
  • 10:00 am - 04:00 pm


Cork is a city of hills and valleys. Established on the low-lying islands around Washington Street and St Patrick’s Street, the suburbs rise to fill the surrounding hills to the north and south. To the west, the Lee Valley provides some flat stretches, while to the east the harbour estuary also offers some flat relief.

The race begins and finishes on the city centre’s main street, St Patrick’s Street. It takes a single circuit of the city centre before heading north for the historic suburb of Blackpool.

Day 1 : Flight to Cork, transfer to your hotel according your choice. Dinner and overnight.

Day 2 : Breakfast and guided tour of the town. You will visit the Cork Museum and the Cork City Goal (former City jail) across the St Patrick’s Bridge. free afternoon to enjoy the hotel accomodations before the marathon. Dinner and overnight.

Day 3 : Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to your running. Marathon. Possibility to enjoy the fitness room at the hotel to relax. Dinner and overnight

Day 4 : Breakfast at the hotel and Lunch free. Transfer to the airport. Flight to your airport of departure…

Note : This is an example of a stay. We propose to our runners “a la carte” trips : you can choose your days of arrival and departure, visits or not, the board..

Cork City Marathon

5th June 2017
Marathon Starts in :
Cork Marathon (2)
  • Hotels we are working with
  • Marathon Informations
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Hôtel Maldron Cork *** (750 m away from the start)

Located in the heart of Cork’s historic cultural quarter, by the famous Shandon Bells and on the doorstep of Cork’s newest premier shopping district, Opera Lane and Cork’s main thoroughfare, St Patrick’s Street

Ambassador Hôtel & Health Club **** ( 1.8 km away from the start)

In keeping with its original splendour, every one of our 70 guest bedrooms is spacious and airy, most boasting impressive high ceilings, classic décor and original features.

Silver Springs Moran Hôtel **** (3.7 km away from the start)

Silver Springs Moran Hotel is one of the finest 4 star hotels in Cork, located just five minutes from Cork City Centre & just seven miles from Cork International Airport.

Type of course: Urban, flat
Number of participants: 1400 2012
Start / hour: Saint Patrick Street, Centre of Cork -8h
Arrival: Saint Patrick Street
Time limit: 6 hours
Climatic conditions: 16 ° C
True +: Very popular with locals; Many spectators; Marathon-sized
Altimetry: + 33 m

COUNTRY : Ireland
FORMALITIES : ID card of passport required



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  • Limits:
    4000 participants