Runners gear up for annual Antrim five mile race promotion

Gemma Turley, winner of last year's Antrim 5 mile race.

Gemma Turley, winner of last year's Antrim 5 mile race.

Are you looking for a fitness challenge? Then why not take part in the Antrim 5 mile multi-terrain race? Starting and finishing at Antrim Stadium, the race kicks off at 7.30pm on Friday 10 June.

An officially measured route, the event is ideal for both recreational and competitive runners.

Elaine Upton, Countryside and Physical Activity Development Manager commented; “This 5 mile race is a great event for running enthusiasts of all abilities and will take in some of Antrim’s most scenic surroundings including the award winning Antrim Castle Gardens, Rea’s Wood and Lough Shore Park.

Online registration is available by logging on www.athleticsni.org/Fixtures and will close on Wednesday 8 June 2016.