Athletics Ireland Launches “I Am A Runner” Campaign to Celebrate Runners of All Levels

Athletics Ireland has announced the launch of 'I Am A Runner',  the new initiative that celebrates the unique personal story behind every runner. #IAMARUNNER aims to bring to life the passion and motivation that unites all runners, regardless of ability, by providing a platform for the running community to share their running achievements and experiences.

The campaign kicked off with the release of the 'I AM A RUNNER' promotional video which shows that it doesnt matter of your ability, sport, or location......If you run, you can proudly say "I AM A RUNNER".

The initative will also include a monthly newsletter which will share the stories and experiences from the running comminty in Ireland.

Athletics Ireland is encouraging you to add the #IAMARUNNER Facebook frame to your Facebook profile and use the #IAMARUNNER to share your own running experiences and achievements.

Recent research by Sport Ireland indicated that there is currently over 450,000 additional people taking part in running and the “I AM A RUNNER” campaign aims to bring this community together.

For more information or to submit your #IAMARUNNER story please visit the #IAMARUNNER page HERE


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