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Organising a Road Race

Athletics Ireland has a Road Race Licence System and On-line entry service to help you to promote and run your road race.

Road Race Licence

The Athletics Ireland Road Race Licence is a system whereby the governing body helps to ensure that the essential organisational requirements for a road race are in place to ensure the safety of all concerned and consistency in race organisation standards across the country.  We can help you through the key steps in applying for a licence.

Benefits of Athletics Ireland Road Race Licence

  • The Athletics Ireland Road Race Licence is useful for the event organiser when communicating with the local Gardai, who assist in the area of Traffic Management, Road Closures etc.
  • The Athletics Ireland Licence also provides insurance cover up to €6.5m. If entries exceed 1000, additional insurance cover will be required and can be purchased through the Athletics Ireland Insurance Broker
  • Key steps in applying for a Licence 
  • Full Road Racing Handbook
  • Full Measurers List

Online Race Entry Service  - Great Value & Service

  • Athletics Ireland now offer a comprehensive Online Race Entry Service to Road Race Promoters that includes Marketing and Promotion assistance for your event, Course Measurement information, Health & Safety Guidelines and a number of additional services required for the delivery of a top level running event.
  • Race Promoters who use the Athletics Ireland Online Entry Service will be guaranteed a Secure Site and prompt payment for entries received.
  • Contact us today and learn how your race can benefit from using our Online Entry Service - John Holian +35318869935, +353857444278

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