Rosscarbery Surf Turf 'n' Tar - 10k and Half Marathon 2019

West Cork, IE

ollowing on from two successful years, Rosscarbery Surf Turf 'n' Tar is well and truly established in the running calender. The 3rd Surf Turf 'n' Tar takes place on 18th May 2019.

Taking everyone's feedback on board, this year's event promises to be bigger and better! This event offers a unique running experience set in beautiful West Cork. With two distances to choose from, 10K or Half Marathon - there is a race to appeal to everyone. 
To ensure the enjoyment and safety of all our participants, registration has been limited to 1,000 places between the two races (10k and Half Marathon)

Set in Rosscarbery and surrounding areas, this unique multi -terrain race offer the participants an opportunity to run on Road, Beach , Forest and Trail with a backdrop of ever-changing vistas. This is a challenging event but the scenery alone is worth it.

This event is chip - timed!

The post race reception is as unique as the course itself, as well as post run rub downs, complimentary access to the the Hotel Leisure Centre you will be served award winning local produce like Rosscarbery Black Pudding, Fresh Fish Deli Fish Cakes, Rosscarbery Strawberries and (optional cream) ,to name but a few of the delicious delights!

This event has been organised by Rosscarbery Business Association in conjunction with Rosscarbery Steam Runners AC. All proceeds from the event will be going back into the community, to enhance local amenities and promote the area.

Early Bird Regstration 
1 December 2018 - 6 January 2019

10K €20
Half Marathon €30

Registration Costs (post 6 January 2019)

10K €25 per entry

Half Marathon €35 per entry

Limited places available!

Finisher medal for all participants in both the 10K and Half Marathon races and a Technical Top for all 10K and Half Marathon entrants.


Registration /Collection will be open in the Tower of the Celtic Ross Hotel, Rosscarbery on Friday 17th of May from 6pm until 9.30pm and on the morning of the event (18th May) from 7am until 8.30am!

Want to see how 2018 went on the link to see the best bits .....

Highlights 2018 Event 

When & Where

18 May 2019



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