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Half on the Head (Kerryhead Half Marathon)

June 15, 2019
The event starts at 11:00.

Looking for a stunning half-marathon? The Half on the Head was recently voted “The Most Scenic Half Marathon in Ireland” The route follows a wonderfully scenic course along one of the hidden gems of the Wild Atlantic Way, 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 about the event is available in : English

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Contact

Ballyheigue Race Committee (Kerry)

Races

Half on the Head (Kerryhead Half Marathon)

June 15, 2019 (Saturday) - 11:00
Cut off: 04:00 hours
Running
21.097 kilometers
350 feet
Road Hilly Solo
 

Half on the Head - 10k Run

June 15, 2019 (Saturday) - 11:00
Running
10 kilometers
Road Hilly Solo
 

The Half on the Head follows a wonderfully scenic looped course along one of the hidden gems of the Wild Atlantic Way, from Ballyheigue Village right around Kerryhead. The 13 mile run is a gradual climb for of the fist 7 – 8 miles before a wonderful descent down to Ballyheigue beach.