Following many requests from parents and schools alike Barringtons Hospital Great Limerick Run have added a new event for 2013 especially for the younger audience.
This is a not for profit event organised by Barringtons Hospital Great Limerick Run in conjunction with Limerick City and County Sports Partnerships and the HSE.
Three events, namely a 4k Run/Jog for 8-12 yrs and 1 km Jog/Walk for 4-7 yrs will take place on the grounds of the University of Limerick and a 1 km event for children in wheelchairs will take place on the track. All participants will receive a finisher's medal and race t-shirt.
One third of all race proceeds generated will be used for physical activity programmes for Limerick primary schools.