The run starts on Falcon Avenue turns left and then right onto Lear Avenue, enters the Airport and straight past the Aero Club, continues straight through Gate 2 on to the Airside part of the route and turning left on to the taxiway heading out to the runway.

At the runway intersection turning left onto the runway and heading south-west down the runway towards the start of runway 03. You then turn following the markers and head north-east up the runway to the start of runway 21.

Turning again at the end of the runway, you head south west down the runway to the intersection and turn left back onto the taxiway heading for the main apron. Following the taxiway past the Airport building and down to the SAR Base (The Home of Rescue 117), out through Gate 4, you turn right and follow the road down to the main driveway for the airport.

Turning right to head up to Gate 2, you turn left outside this gate and straight past the Aero Club entering the business park and onto Lear Avenue and left and then right again onto Falcon Avenue to the finish line and roaring applause from the assembled crowd.

5k Route marked in blue on the image.

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Dara Fitzpatrick Memorial Run

5K Run

I have run a lot of races and never experienced anything quite like today.. it was so moving and incredible to see such solidarity and respect from all the members of the rescue and emergency services... the venue, the organisation, the guard of honour from a team of hero's, a top class medal, fantastic atmosphere, a very detailed and easy to understand email with all FAQ... hard to believe this was a first time run as it was so well organised... organisers be proud of yourselves this was a hugely successful event, it would be great if you made this an annual event... thank you

Date published: 16/09/2017

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