• Kids run - Saturday - Individual Age group/open
  • 10k - Saturday - Individual
  • Half-marathon - Saturday - Individual
  • Marathon - Saturday - Individual
  • Marathon - Sunday - Individual Age group/open
  • B2B Marathon - Sat&Sun - Individual Age group/open
  • B2B half marathons - Saturday & Sunday - Individual B2B half


Belleek Marathon Challenge is an endurance running event which will take place in Ballina, co. Mayo on the 10th November 2018 with start @ 9am.

Belleek Marathon Challenge is opened to runners of all abilities and offers choice of kids run, 10k, half marathon, full marathon, or Back to Back marathons.

Please note that this is low key event, and you should bring your own gels/food which can be left at the water station at start/finish line. 


Event details and schedule

Saturday Events

Race numbers collection on the day @ Ballina Town Soccer Club in Belleek Woods an hour before each event starts.

Run start times are as follow:

9am - full & half marathon,

12pm - kids run,

1pm - 10k.

All races are going to take a place on 5.3k(mixed tarmac & trail surface) looped course in Belleek Woods (4 laps for half, 8 laps for full, 2 laps for a 10k).

Kids run will take a place on the greenway around soccer club grounds. Please note that from safety point of view kids needs to be supervised/accompanied by parents/guardians at all the time.



Sunday Marathon and half marathon (new course) - race number collection from 8am at the soccer clubhouse.

Race start @ 9am.

it is a new course which include 2mile run through the woods (main avenue) followed by 2 laps (11 mile each) to Killala and back (on the back road inc part of the new greenway) and back to the finish line (outside soccer club) via Belleek Woods.


Parking, changing facilities and afterwards refreshments will be available @ start/finish (soccer clubhouse).


Organised by


34 The Spires, Church Road, Ballina

Phone: 0868861726

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