Race Info 2017
Regular Entry is €20 from Monday August 14th until Thursday September 7th. We can over a discount for groups of 10 or more – postal entries only, email us on firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Online entries are subject to a booking fee. Entry at registration is €25.
This year’s race will take place on Saturday September 9th at 11am. Numbers & timing chips can be collected in Moone National School on Friday 8th September from 6:00pm – 9:00pm and Saturday 9th September from 9.00am – 10.30am. Your Race number should be worn on the front of your vest with the pins provided at registration. Your Timing Chip should be attached to your shoe with the supplied ties.
The course is officially measured and Athletics Association of Ireland certified.
The race is AAI Approved.
There will be one water station at the 7k mark.
First aid personnel will be in attendance.
There will be a short-sleeve technical t-shirt for the first 200 entrants.
First man / woman: €200
Second man / woman: €150
Third man / woman €100
First man / woman over 40, 45, 50, 55, 60, 65 and 70: €30
Winning in an event record: €100
Currently Men 31:54 (Paul Stephenson 2016) / Women 37:41 (Deirdre Byrne 2014)
Bonus prize for first runner under 32 minutes: A kettle (yes seriously)
We will have a baggage area in Moone National School.
We strongly advise against wearing headphones. If you chose to wear headphones during the race, please take extra care and be aware of others around you and especially of the possibility of unauthorised traffic on the course. We also have some official traffic on the course (emergency services etc.), so please be careful.
There will ample parking available on the day, please follow stewards’ instructions.
Terms & Conditions of Entry
By signing the entry form (or entering online) you accept the following:
I declare that I will be 18 years of age or over on 9th September 2017 and that I will abide by the laws and rules of the Athletics Association of Ireland (AAI). I will not compete in the race unless I am medically fit to do so and I accept that I will be participating entirely at my own risk. I assume all risks associated with participating in this event, including but not limited to falls, contact with other participants, effect of weather, traffic, and conditions of the road. I, for myself and my heirs and executors, hereby waive, release and forever discharge the event organisers, sponsors, promoters and each of their agents, representatives, successors and assigns, and all other persons associated with the event, for all my liabilities, claims, actions, or damages that I may have against them arising out of or in any way connected with my participation in this event. I understand that this waiver includes any claims, whether caused by negligence, the action or inaction of any of the above parties, or otherwise. I understand that the entry fee is non-refundable and non-transferable. By submitting this application I agree to be bound by all the rules of the event. I understand that I enter the Tony Donoghue Memorial Moone 10k at my own risk and that neither Kildare County Council, Athletics Ireland, Tony Donoghue Memorial Moone 10k, or any of its agents, any sponsors, associate sponsors, or patrons, will be held responsible for any accident suffered or injury sustained by myself from any cause whatsoever, or for any property lost, damaged, mislaid or stolen, on the course, from my person or at the changing areas or at any place. I agree to abide by all lawful instructions issued to me by An Garda Siochana or the stewards on the Course on the day. I grant permission to Moone Kilomarathon to use any photographs or video recordings for promotional purposes. I have read, understand and agree to all of the above.