All runners, joggers and walkers should give themselves plenty of time when travelling to Tuam on Sun 16th Jan 2011. There are major roadworks taking place in Tuam at this time and the Dublin Rd is closed to traffic. Access to Registration and number collection at the Mercy Secondary School Gym will be via Tuam Cathedral Car Park, Bishop St,Tuam. There is plenty of parking at the school and in the Cathedral Car Park and also at Tuam Swimming Pool and the Galway County Council Car Park, Bishop ST and O’Tooles SuperValu Car Park behind Tuam Community Centre.
The race will follow the traditional route starting on the Dunmore Rd and going towards Dunmore, turning left onto Bobby Burke Rd and then left onto N17 towards Galway. Turn left again at Town and Country garage and continue into Tuam town centre before turning left again onto Bishop St. When you pass Tuam Cathedral there is one full lap to go. The route is exactly 8km. Hope you all enjoy the Tuam 8k