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Dingle Marathon

Quick facts

Location Dingle, Ireland

Distance Marathon

Date 06 September, 2019

About Dingle Marathon

The Dingle marathon is an annual event with the 2016 event taking place on Saturday, September 3rd.

Race starts at the sea front in Dingle town at 9AM sharp from Strand St. in Dingle town.

This unique run travels around the spectacular Dingle peninsula. You will pass much beautiful scenery, idyllic villages and historical sites.

Distances

Dingle Half Marathon

  • 21.097km

Dingle Marathon

  • 42.195km
Start:

Strand St. in Dingle town.

Dingle,ie

Finish:

Dingle Town

Dingle,ie

Highlights

This unique run travels around the spectacular Dingle penisula. You will pass much beautiful scenery, idyllic villages and historical sites.The scenery along the Half marathon course  is truly breath taking with magnificent views of the Blasket islands,beautiful village of Ballyferriter and with some very special views of Murreagh for the Full Marathon.

Overview

This unique run travels around the spectacular Dingle penisula. You will pass much beautiful scenery, idyllic villages and historical sites. The half marathon heads off in the direction of Ventry to Slea head and finishes near Dunquin. It is a challenging half marathon with a lot of hills, twists and turns. The scenery is truly breath taking with magnificent views of the Blasket islands. The finish in Dunquin is provided with refreshments and a bus service is laid on to take you back to Dingle for the celebrations. The full marathon has all the half has to offer but much more. After continuing on from Dunquin, the spectacular scenery continues to keep the spirit alive. Once you are through the beautiful village of Ballyferriter, your journey continues on with some very special views of Murreagh. An extremely tough part of the course lies ahead, with a number of gruelling up hills. Once you have conquered this section, you will be at a point where you can see over the entire landscape, the finish line is in the distance with a long straight home. The full marathon is a tough run, it has a lot of challenging sections. It is however a hugely rewarding achievement.


Dingle Marathon Trivia

  • This unique run travels around the spectacular Dingle peninsula. You will pass much beautiful scenery, idyllic villages and historical sites.Breath taking scenery with magnificent views of the Blasket islands,the beautiful village of Ballyferriter from this point An extremely tough part of the course lies ahead, with a number of gruelling up hills, Once you have conquered this section, you will be at a point where you can see over the entire landscape of Dingle town.

The race information has been found on the official website of the event or through publicly available sources. Always refer to the official website the latest race information. Please let us know if any data is wrong or missing, by emailing us.