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The Lidl Run Kildare Full Marathon starts at 9.00am on Sunday 27th April 2014. The Lidl Run Kildare Full Marathon is open to fast walkers, joggers, runners and wheelchair users. The Full Marathon Course is open for 7 hours.
The Lidl Run Kildare Full Marathon starts and finishes at The Curragh Racecourse where you will experience some of the best scenery that Kildare has to offer. Once you leave The Curragh Racecourse the course will take you through the Curragh plains and lead you towards Milltown, then onto Newbridge Town. After you pass through Newbridge you then continue on through some quaint Kildare villages then onto the outskirts of The Curragh once again.
The course then takes runners back to the beautiful landscape of the Curragh where you will pass by the famous Donnelly’s Hollow. After a further 3 miles in the Curragh you will meet up with the Half Marathon course and runners at mile 17 and both races will continue on and pass by some of the famous Stud Farms of the world for the last 9 miles.
The Lidl Run Kildare Full Marathon has a great atmosphere, supporters and locals will be encouraged to be at supporter zones evenly spread throughout the course. There will be stops that will provide water and other energy boosts stations.
To enter The Lidl Run Kildare Full Marathon you can register by clicking on the registration page on the website and following the instructions. Prices will vary depending on the date you enter the race. Early bird offers are only available from online registration. If you enter online there will be a booking fee of 7% alternatively you can download a copy of our manual entry form and post it to the address provided (available from September). Places are limited we advise you book early (See below for entry fees)
When you enter The Lidl Run Kildare Marathon you will receive:
- Race Timing Chip
- Finishers Technical T Shirt
- Race Number
- Lidl Picnic
- 8 water stations
- 2 Energy boost stations suppling 2 High 5 Energy gels each
- Finishers Medal
- Entertainment at The Curragh Racecourse
Fee Structure (All amounts in Euros)
Please note: There is an online booking fee of 7% (from our online booking provider) and an optional postal charge if you would prefer to receive your race pack by post rather than collection.
Lidl Run Kildare Full Marathon Course
The course has been accurately measured and has a permit submitted to the Athletics Association of Ireland. Please check the website regularly for any course changes.
Please note: To enter the Kildare full Marathon you must be over 18 in accordance with the IAAF guidelines. It is recommended that any participant not currently involved in physical sporting activity, should consult their doctor before taking part in the event. All those walking jogging or running a full marathon must have training for the event or they are putting there health in danger.