Welcome to the official website for the Achill Half Marathon & 10K Run. The 2019 event took place on Saturday 6th July, and the 2020 event will take place on the morning of Saturday 4th July 2020 on Achill Island, Co. Mayo, on Ireland's spectacular Wild Atlantic Way.
2019 RESULTS - results are available in a number of formats, please see our Results Page for all options.
2019 PHOTOS & VIDEOS - photos and videos of the 2019 Achill Half Marathon & 10K will appear on our Achill Marathon facebook page. PopUpRaces has a full collection of finish line photos on their PopUpRaces.ie facebook page
LAST MINUTE ACCOMMODATION - Check out the latest availability on our Accommodation page.
AFTER RACE PARTY - The Official Fancy Dress After Party takes place in the Achill Head Hotel, Pollagh. Live band from 10pm, nightclub from midnight. More Details & Booking Link
ACHILL HALF MARATHON WINS TWO PRESTIGIOUS AWARDS
We are delighted to share the news that the Achill Half Marathon & 10K has won two prestigous titles in the Run Ireland 'Best of 2018' Awards, as voted by participants. We won 'Best Half Marathon' and 'Most Scenic Route'. Thank You to all who voted, and to all our volunteers who make the event such a success.
GOING GREEN FOR 2019!
This year we're eliminating approximately 12,500 single use plastic bottles by providing water in resuable cups at our Race HQ and in compostible cups in our six in-course water stations. We also encourage all runners to bring their own (resuable) bottles for use before and after the race.
TWO-MINUTE BEACH CLEAN
As part of the Clean Coasts programme we are encouraging the public to take part in a Two Minute Beach Clean at Keel beach on the day of the Achill Half Marathon & 10K. More Details
2018 RESULTS & PHOTOS
Results and photos from the 2018 Half Marathon & 10K are available online from PopUp Races:
Results of the 2018 prize draw for volunteers are available on the Volunteers page.
Achill Half Marathon & 10K would like to thank the following:
People of Achill
An Garda Síochána
Athletics Association of Ireland
Mayo County Council
Civil Defence Mayo & Dublin
Achill Rural Social Scheme
Achill Doctors & Supporting Medical Teams
Committee and Staff of Achill Tourism
Keel Caravan & Camping Park
Udaras na Gaeltachta
Dooagh Pipe Band
All National Schools on Achill
Mayo Athletic Club
St. Colman Care Centre