The Rathfarnham 5k Run 2018 takes place on Sunday 30th September at 10.00. This is the 21st running of the Rathfarnham 5k on the same fast 5k course. So plan now to set your 5k PB on the Rathfarnham 5k route. Online entries are open on the PrimoEvents website. We are keeping the entry fee the same as the  last 3 years at €20 and €1.40 registration fee. For this fee you will participate in a high quality run and get one of these tee shirts. You can also enter by post using this form Rathfarnham 5k Run 2018 Registration Form 11 August 2018

Rathfarnham WSAF AC athletes wearing this years 5k tee shirt in Nutgrove Park recently

We particularly welcome runners for AAI Clubs and a preferential rate is available for group entries from registered Clubs. A special rate will also apply to those who ran the Rathfarnham 5k in 1998. Please note that we do not post out numbers. They can be collected along with your tee shirt and a goody bag, at the Rathfarnham WSAF AC Clubhouse, Main Street, Rathfarnham on Friday, 28th Sept. (7.00 – 9.00pm), Saturday 29th Sept. (12.00 – 16.00) or in Terenure College Gym Sunday 30th Sept. (8.00 – 9.30).

Please note that for insurances purposes we do not allow children under 15 to run in the 5k race. Instead we are running 3 Juvenile races before the main 5k at Under 12 (600m; Start time 9.10), Under 14 (800m; Start time 9.20) and Under 16 (1,000m; Start time 9.30). Online entries can also be made on the PrimoEvents website for these races. Please note that children need to check in at the green tent at the finish line of these races at least 30 minutes before their race start time.

For further information please E mail rathfarnham5krun@athleticsrathfarnham.ie.

We are pleased to announce that DNG Actioneers, Rathfarnham and Heritage Credit Union, Rathfarnham are our main sponsors for the 2018 Rathfarnham 5k Run. Our support sponsors include McNallys Opticians, Nutgrove and Rathfarnham Dental Practice, Rathfarnham Road. Our chosen charity for 2018 is Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind. We look forward to working with all our sponsors to make our races a great success.

Please check out these two videos by Aisling Claffey and SJF Productions featuring highlights of Rathfarnham 5k Run  2017 and see what is in store for you.