Upper Glanmire NS

Course route

route

The course is relatively flat. Between 1-2km there is a noticeable descent towards the White’s Cross junction. There is a slight incline in the L7072 between 3-4km but it descends to rejoin the R616 with a flat finish.

 

The race begins 200 metres from the Race HQ at Scoil Naomh Micheál. The school is located opposite The Boothouse Bar.

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Scoil Naomh Micheál, Upper Glanmire

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The Boothouse Bar

 

Start area

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The route follows the R616 for approximately 2km to White’s Cross junction where it turns right onto the R614 heading towards Carrig na bhFear.

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After approx 1.5km the route turns right again onto the L7072. This is the tightest area on the course.

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The course turns left at Brian Dillons GAA pitch, returning on to the R616.

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From here it is a 1.2k straight run back to the original starting point at Upper Glanmire Community Centre.

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