Lace Up for Camross NS 5K/10K Family Fun Run

April 11, 2024

Camross National School Parents Council are buzzing with excitement as they gear up to host the eagerly anticipated Camross NS 5K/10K Family Fun Run on Sunday, April 14th. This event promises to be a heartwarming opportunity to support a local cause. Here’s everything you need to know about this upcoming community celebration of fitness and friendship.

Event Details:

Race Routes:

  • 5K Route: Starting in Camross Village, the route offers a mix of flat stretches and challenging inclines. Highlights include passing Scully's cross, Kilmartins bridge, Tinnakill's steepest climb (complete with a water station), Cole's Cross, Garafin, and Longford Lane, before returning to Camross Village.
  • 10K Route: Building on the 5K route, the 10K extends the journey past Garafin, leading runners through Cardtown and Cappanarrow Bridge. With a gradual climb and a rewarding descent, participants get a taste of both endurance and exhilaration before concluding in Camross Village.

Support and Donations:

  • If you can't join the run, you can still contribute by donating through the event's donation page. All proceeds go directly to supporting Camross NS.
  • Donors stand a chance to win exciting prizes in a raffle on the event day. Make sure to enter your name publicly when donating to be eligible for the draw.

Community Spirit and Fun:

The Camross NS 5K/10K Family Fun Run isn’t just about the race; it’s about coming together as a community, promoting fitness, and supporting local initiatives. After the run, participants and supporters can enjoy well-deserved refreshments at the Community Hall, connecting and celebrating in the post-race glory.

Get Involved:

Whether you lace up your running shoes for the thrill of the race or contribute through donations, your participation fuels the success of this event and directly benefits Camross National School. Spread the word, gather your friends and family, and mark your calendars for April 14th as we run, support, and celebrate the vibrant spirit of Camross.

Join in making the Camross NS 5K/10K Family Fun Run a memorable event filled with laughter, cheers, and community spirit. 

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