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Ballincollig Sanctuary Runners
Read more › News - 26th November 2018

Seeking sanctuary through running

The Sanctuary Runners was established in February 2018 by feature writer and broadcaster Graham Clifford with the help of photographer Clare Keogh. Having reported from refugee camps in Northern Africa, travelled across Eastern and Central Europe with Syrian and Iraqi refugees, mainly, at the height of the Migrant Crisis in 2015 and compiled many pieces…

Habermayers
Read more › News - 22nd May 2018

The Habermayers at Ballincollig parkrun

The Habermayer family have been enjoying their Saturday mornings at Ballincollig parkrun for the past few weeks. The weekly parkrun is particularly important to mum Nauzika, as she is totally blind as the result of a condition developed age 24.   Nauzika and her husband Peter have run in the past, and their children David…

Ballincolliganniversary
Read more › News - 22nd June 2017

Ode to parkrun

[To the tune of The Mountains of Mourne]   Ballincollig this parkrun’s a wonderful sight It’s got people out running by day and by night It costs nothing to do it, twill always be free So please come and join us on the banks of the Lee!   I’ve seen them myself and you must…