AXA Raheny 5 Route

Sunday’s AXA Raheny 5 will follow the same course used for 2016 which is outlined below. The course changed in 2016 due to road works on the Clontarf Road. Although these works are now complete, we have determined the new configuration of the Clontarf Road is not fit for purpose to our road race. Having received overwhelmingly positive feedback from the 2016 event which encompassed St. Anne’s Park, the race…

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AXA Raheny 5 – Best Short Distance Race in 2016

The 2016 AXA Raheny 5 has been awarded the Running in Ireland award for best short distance race of 2016. The prestigious award voted by athlete’s from across Ireland and abroad, brought a smile to race director Pat Hooper’s face as preparations continue for the 2017 event. “This is a fantastic award to win” explained Pat Hooper founder of the Raheny 5 in 1985 and race director to this very day. “We…

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European Club Cross Country – Team Announcement

Men’s captain Dick Hooper has announced the Senior Men’s team which will compete at the European Champion Club Cup Cross Country on February 5. Two time National senior cross country champion Mick Clohisey leads the team with the four scoring members of the national senior club cross country team selected. The three other scorers in November Conor Dooney, Kevin Dooney and Mark Kirwan who was recalled to international duty last…

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2017 AXA Raheny 5 Q&A

Q1. I chose to collect my number, how do I do this? A1. Numbers can be collected from the AXA Insurance Office, 4 Main Street, Raheny between 10am to 4pm on Saturday January 28. On race day Sunday January 29, all uncollected numbers are available at Raheny National School Hall from 11am. Q2. How do you enter the juvenile race? A2. The race details are available here Entries open on…

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