2014 marks the 25th SPAR Omagh Half Marathon Race & 5Km Fun Run/Walk which will be held on Sat 29th March. Entries have increased steadily over the years from 240 in the year 2000 to over 2,800 in 2013, all down to the slick organizing of the Omagh Harriers Half Marathon committee. There is a quality technical t-shirt guaranteed for the first 2000 Half Marathon entries plus a commemorative gift to mark our Silver Jubilee. Medals awarded to ALL 5K finishers. Fun Run categories are male & female open, male & female under 19, 17, 15, and 13. 1st male and female school.
A prize fund of over £5000, £250 bonus for the 1st male & female to break the record time (Male-64.46min, Female-74.51min)chip timing, fast course, race pacers, street entertainment, post race massage, quality refreshments are all on offer to make this one of the top sports events in Ireland.
Omagh Area Down’s Syndrome Support Groupis this year’s recognized charity.
Everyone pre-entered by the 22nd March will automatically be entered in a draw for a 32” flat screen TV.
Numbers and goodie bag can be collected on Thursday 27th & Friday 28th March from 5pm to 8pm in the Gibson Primary School beside Omagh Leisure Complex or on Race Day morning in the registration hall from 8.30am – 11am, N.B. NO POSTING OUT OF RACE NOS OR GOODIE BAGS. No car parking at Gibson Primary School on race day. Parking will be available on the Mountjoy Road- 400metres from venue HQ, and showers will be available at outdoor changing @ Omagh Leisure Complex-200metres from venue HQ.