The UL Sport Kids Run at the Barringtons Hospital Great Limerick Run 2014 will take place on Saturday the 3rd May.
This fun event is sponsored by UL Sport and is organised by Barringtons Hospital Great Limerick Run in conjunction with Limerick Sports Partnership and the HSE.
This year four waves will take place at the University of Limerick, details listed below. There is a limit of 500 children for each wave.
STARTING TIMES AND DISTANCE FOR EACH EVENT
11:30 Junior Infants and Senior Infants - 1km
12:00 1st and 2nd Class - 1.5km
12:30 3rd and 4th Class - 2km
13:00 5th and 6th Class - 2.5km
All of the runs are off road, starting at the GAA pitch beside the running track and finishing on the running track.
Mums/dads/minders are welcome to join their children for the first two runs (starting at 11:30 and 12:00)
The cost of entry is €12 per child. €5 of each entry fee will be donated to the participant's primary school. It is important that during registration the child's primary school name is entered into the registration form, in order for the primary school to receive their donation.
A contribution from each entry fee will also be donated to the Special Olympics, the chosen charity for the Barringtons Hospital Great Limerick Run 2014.
Children participating in the events need to collect their race number at least 1 hour before their race. Numbers can be collected at the kids section of the Barringtons Hospital Great Limerick Run Expo at the UL Arena from 10am on Saturday. All participants will receive a finisher's medal and technical race t-shirt. Water will be available on the day