Park runs in Carlow over the weekend

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Darren Hassett

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Great fun all round in Carlow

The Tullow park run course every Saturday is 5000m long. The course is at Rathwood, Rath, Tullow, Carlow and is run on a mixture of tarmac and trail paths in a beautiful woodland setting.  

It is a community event organised by volunteers and people are welcome to participate by walking/jogging /running, being a spectator, joining for a coffee, walking the dog or volunteering.

The course is also suitable for all-terrain buggies and junior participants are especially welcome.  

Every week participants grab a post parkrun coffee in the Rathwood garden centre café.

The Carlow Town park run is a free weekly timed 5km, every Saturday at 9:30am and is open to all who want to walk, jog or run.

The route begins on the Barrow Track near the Town Park bridge, goes out and back on the Barrow Track and finishes in the Town Park.

It is a community event organised by volunteers and people are welcome to participate by walking/jogging/ running the 5k, being a spectator or volunteering.

After the event all are welcome to come along to the Clink for coffee.