Results of the 2016 Allihies 5 mile race…Sat 25th June

Hello Everyone, hope you don’t ache too much after the race. We, the hall committee, would like to thank everyone that made our “Heart of Allihies 5 Mile Run” a great day and success this year. Thanks to all our runners and walkers that supported the event, our volunteers from the community, Allihies Mens Shed, our first aiders, The Mine Museum and of course our bakers for refreshment. A huge thanks to SUPERVALU for their sponsorship again this year. Spread the word for next year and see you in 2017.

1 Alan O Shea Bantry AC SM 27:42
2 Michael Harrington Bantry AC SM 28:46
3 Cillian O Tuama Leevale m30 29:02
5 Laoise Ni Thuama Allihies SW 34:29 …1st woman
7 Sorcha Kearney Douglas SW 35:38 …2nd woman
20 Lorraine O Sullivan St Finbarrs AC w30 39:48 …3rd woman

The full results can be seen here…

Notice…Heart of Allihies 5 Mile Run – Sat 25th June 2016

The second Heart of Allihies 5 mile run is coming up on Saturday the 25th of June 2016


Located on the Beara Peninsula in West Cork, this is one of the most scenic races in the county. Check out the video below for a flavour of what it’s like…


The Entry fee is 10 euro. If you want to give us your details in advance then go to the Register page and fill in the form.

The course has been accurately measured by Jones Counter and the race has an Athletics Ireland permit.

the prizes will be given out as following…
overall winners First Male and Female
Second Male and Female
First under 16 male and female
First over 30 male and female
First over 40 male and female
First over 50 male and female
First over 60 male and female