News - 31st July 2017

Affidea Rock ‘n’ Roll Dublin Half Marathon


Are you ready for a good bit of craic! Don’t miss out on the fifth Affidea Rock ‘n’ Roll Dublin Half Marathon on 12 and 13 August.


Sure it’s the Irish Half Marathon Championships and Olympians will be running. But did you know there are shorter distances too – 10k, 5k, and a 1.5k Family Fun Run. Everyone can take part!


Finishers of all distances receive a beautiful bespoke medal, refreshments and live entertainment. The main races are on Sunday with a finish festival in Phoenix Park featuring headliner The Riptide Movement from 11am. The concert and festivities are free and open to runners and spectators alike. What are you waiting for? Grab the kids, grab granny, grab your loved one off the couch and enjoy the craic at Rock ‘n’ Roll Dublin!


Save €3 with discount code PARKRUN. Good on all distances when you sign up online by 8 August. Register here.


The online code PARKRUN is valid for €3 off any distance and expires when online registration closes on 8 August 2017 at 11:59pm.

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