Kilkenny prepares for battle!
Kilkenny provides the historic backdrop for Ireland’s 2nd Medieval Marathon. On September, the 16th, participants will set off from the grounds of Kilkenny Castle at 1pm. The route will take in some of the most historic sites in the city before winding out the country roads, making its way back to Kilkenny to finish on The Parade in the heart of the city.
The city will also play host to a 30k which will start with the Full Marathon at 1pm , half marathon which will start at 2pm and 10k which will start at 2:30pm, with all participants arriving back at The Parade on Saturday evening.
All finishers will be rewarded with a bespoke medal and technical t-shirt to celebrate the battle victory!
For more information, see Facebook page: Medieval Marathon