As part of the Festival of Kerry, the popular Rose 10k is attended by former Roses, Escorts, their families and a few past Hosts of the event. Join these and many more as the weave through the Lakes, Canals and Streets of Tralee finishing in town centre to music, cheers and merriment.
The fee of the race includes a race entry, t-shirt, medal, certificate, glass trophies for winners, fruit and refreshments after the event, water along the route, entertainment, first aid, road closures, etc.
Starting at the Wetlands,It continues towards Dan Spring Road, down to the Ballymullen roundabout and up the River Lee Walk at the back of The Rose Hotel. Runners will exit the River Walk and head for the Canal and the Lock Gates.At the Lock Gates water station, runners will head to town passing Lohercannon, Ashgrove, Kerin’s Park, Knockmoyle and down past the Bon Secours Hospital, through the roundabout and to the slip road by the back of the Tralee Garda Station Runners then turn up Rock Street passing The Brouge Inn and turn right at the 2nd traffic lights, onto Maine Street , passing Radio Kerry and past the Ashe Hotel exiting on to Ashe Street, turn right down past The Courthouse and Credit Union, crossing over to Denny Street and finish at the end of Denny Street.
Tralee Harriers Athletic Club has come together to produce this marathon race series in an effort to raise funds for the development of their club grounds and bring some tartan training lanes with Long jump and High jump areas to the grass field.