Date: Sunday, October 30, 2016 at 9:00 AM
Course: The course is mostly flat and is a single lap, starting and finishing close to the City Centre. The start will be in Fitzwilliam Square East and the finish will be in Merrion Square West. The hotel is located at the start and finish. There are 10 water stops along the course and Club Energise Orange will be the energy drink provided at 3 stops. The course is open for 7 hours.
Weather: Conditions are typcially ideal for marathoning. The average temperature ranges between 50F-60F and a slight south to southwesterly breeze that is usually present makes the environment ideal for running.
Entry Fee: Runners receive discounted Dublin Marathon entry if booked directly through Marathon Tours. Entry is guaranteed and closes October 4, 2016. Entry does not require a qualifying time. Entry is $85.00 per runner.
Time Limit: Timing is provided by J-Chip and is limited to 7 hours.
Awards: Every finisher receives a beautifully-engraved medal and a special commemorative T-shirt collected at the finish line.