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The route

Stage 1: Forest & mountain trail

Starting with a short flat run, the route crosses a quiet country road towards Kippure mountain where a climb of 260 metres awaits.

Stage 2: Riverside & parkland trail

After descending the mountain, it’s a 5km looped run through Kippure Estate parklands and along the banks of the River Liffey back to the finish line.

Route Terrain

The route varies from sealed roads, wet bog, forest trails and gravel paths. Expect the unexpected!!

Part of the Gaelforce 10K Trilogy

This is the first race of the Gaelforce 10K Trilogy
Run them all and get your hands on an exclusive Gaelforce 10K Trilogy branded Dare 2b mid-layer for you to collect at Gaelforce 10K Howth.

We’ve designed our 10K Trilogy to provide perfectly spaced goals to work towards, building your strength and speed as you go. A great way to plan and pace your running year.
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Route map

Details of the final route will be posted here and emailed to all registered competitors 2 weeks before event day.

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