What we're about

IMPORTANT DISCLAIMER:

We are a group of recreational runners that get together for social runs around Dublin. We are not a professional running group. Any run that you participate in you do so at your own risk. It is up to the individual to assess their ability to participate in the run. We advise that participants dress suitably; wear proper running shoes and gear, and in poor light we recommend the use of High Viz Clothing. We take no responsibility for personal injuries or new or existing medical conditions that may be aggravated by running. If you are new to running or exercise in general we recommend consulting your physician before joining us. We are not responsible for property lost during runs.

By applying for membership to this group you are accepting responsibility that all group activities that you participate in are at your own risk. This includes all runs and any other activities. If you are not in agreement, please do not proceed with membership.

Benefits of joining Dublin Runners:

Keep fit

Improve your pace

Attempt longer distances

See parts of Dublin you wouldn't normally visit

Share running tips

Make new friends

Stay motivated

HAVE FUN!

Some of us have minimal running experience, others have lots or train with professional running clubs. Some of us have taken up running for the social benefits!

We are NOT a competitive group. We encourage everyone to start off at their own pace. We always meet up afterwards to make sure the last runner/s arrive safely.

There is a €5 once-off joining fee which we use to pay the meetup.com fees and to provide yearly prizes. Payment is usually by paypal but we can make provisions if you do not have a paypal account by contacting one of the organisers.

IF YOU ARE NEW TO RUNNING IT IS IMPORTANT THAT YOU HAVE THE RIGHT SHOES, NOT ONLY FOR COMFORT BUT TO PREVENT INJURIES. WE ARE SPONSORED BY RUNLOGIC WHO CARRY OUT GAIT ANALYSIS AND SHOE FITTING.

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Upcoming events (5+)

Phoenix Park - Relaxed Pace Run (8k, choice of speeds)

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This run is for people who are interested in attending the weekly Phoenix Park runs, but are looking to run at a bit of a slower pace than the existing group. We'll meet on Chesterfield Avenue across from the zoo entrance, and aim to run 8k at a 5:30-6:00min/km pace - we will group up depending on who's around on the day so everyone has someone to run with. Typical route is the following: https://connect.garmin.com/modern/activity/2480352543 Any questions please let me know! (If you're running late or lost, please call or text Colm on[masked] or Madeline[masked]

Phoenix Park tempo 10K Monday 7pm (approx 4:00 per Km)

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One Circuit of Phoenix Park. Pace depending on the group on the night but usually aiming to finish sub 40 minutes. If you think the pace will be too much let us know in advance. We don't want to leave anyone behind and will try and match people with pace or make other arrangements. Meet at the junction of Chesterfield Ave and Dublin Zoo (See Map) My number is[masked] if you are late or lost.

Sandymount 5km Run

Sandymount Strand

We will run down the beach or prom depending on the tide and back around Sean Moore park and finish back at the starting point. Aim to finish the 5K between 30 and 35 min. Meet at the car park opposite the corner of Strand Road and Gilford Avenue. All welcome, message me if any questions, Look forward to getting a weekly run going, Mary

Dun Laoire Midweek Run

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12 k midweek run from car park opposite Promenade Cafe and Teddys Ice cream shop.

Past events (5,669)

Dun Laoghaire Pier Runners

Car park opposite Teddy's Ice cream shop/cafe, Dun Laoghaire

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