The Declan Hayes Memorial Half Marathon takes place on 3rd September.
The 10k walk/run takes in a very scenic looped route overlooking the white strand beach & Doughmore sandhills.
The half marathon route is made up the 10k loop & a second loop which goes in around the famous Doonbeg golf course. It starts & finishes in Doonbeg village.
The events are in memory of local man Declan Hayes who died on the 26th Oct 2010 aged 43 yrs, as a result of a motor bike accident. Declan was a great sportsman & athlete. He also took part in Doonbeg Drama festival.
All proceeds in aid of Clare Suicide Bereavement Support & Alzheimer’s Society of Ireland.