Half on the Head (Kerryhead Half Marathon) Ahotu_d0894414add4b00cff84

June 14, 2014 (Saturday) Race day in about 1 month

The race starts at 11:00 AM (11:00).

Ballyheige, Kerry

Half Marathon

Hilly Walk Charity Fun Road Running

350 feet of cumulative elevation gain.

250-499 runners usualy take part in the race.

Looking for a stunning half-marathon? The Half on the Head follows a wonderfully scenic course from Ballyheigue Village right around Kerryhead (one of the closest places to the USA). The 13.2 mile run takes you along the Shannon Estuary with views accross the river mouth to the coast of Clare. Glancing back you will see the rugged Kerry coastline stretching to the town of Ballybunion. You might even catch a glimpse of the fabled Cliffs of Dooneen. Upon rounding the point of Kerryhead you will experience the magnificent panorama of Tralee Bay with Mount Brandon and the Maherees as a backdrop.

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Information available in English

Contact

Ballyheigue Race Committee (Kerry)

info@ballyheigue.ie

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Brassil Bed and Breakfast
Brassil Bed and Breakfast

In the centre of Ballyheige, Brassil Guest House offers free parking and elegant rooms. The sandy Ballyheige Beach is just a few metres away. The bright and airy bedrooms each have a private modern bathroom, a TV and telephone.

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White Sands Hotel
White Sands Hotel

The family-run White Sands Hotel is opposite the Blue Flag beach at Ballyheigue. It offers comfortable rooms with TVs, traditional breakfasts and free parking.

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The Old School
The Old School

Dating back to 1874, The Old School offers 4-star accommodation and spectacular views over Tralee Bay and the Dingle Peninsula. The Blue Flag beaches of Ballyheigues are just 4 km away.

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Sand Dune Cottages
Sand Dune Cottages

With free parking on site, these 3-bedroom holiday cottages are next to the breathtaking Banna Strand, a few miles from the town of Tralee. There are activities for both adults and children in a secure standalone resort.

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Hopper Inn Guest Accommodation
Hopper Inn Guest Accommodation

With modern, light rooms overlooking the River Shannon, the refurbished Hopper Inn provides free Wi-Fi and free parking. This family-run inn is just 15 minutes’ drive from Ballybunnion.

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Ballyduff Bungalow
Ballyduff Bungalow

In County Kerry in the west of Ireland, Ballyduff Bungalow overlooks the Atlantic at the mouth of the Shannon Estuary. Around 5km from Kilmore beach, the bungalow is just a short walk from the local pub.

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Ballyroe Heights Hotel
Ballyroe Heights Hotel

Set in over 6 acres of gardens and woodland, Ballyroe Heights Hotel offers free Wi-Fi, modern en suite rooms and impressive views across the Sliabh Mish Mountains and Tralee Bay.

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Brook Manor Lodge
Brook Manor Lodge

Set against a backdrop of the Slieve Mish Mountains, this luxury 4-star guest house is only a 5-minute drive from the centre of Tralee. It offers a DVD library, a guest laptop, and free Wi-Fi.

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Acorn Cottage B&B
Acorn Cottage B&B

This cosy Irish cottage is located just 5 minutes’ drive from Tralee’s centre. With beautiful countryside and mountain views, it offers pine-furnished rooms with private bathrooms.

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Killarney House B&B
Killarney House B&B

Situated on the outskirts of Tralee, the purpose-built Killarney House offers free Wi-Fi throughout and free private parking. With half an acre of landscaped gardens, the house has panoramic views of the Slieve Mish mountain range.

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