UPDATE: EVENT WILL TAKE PLACE SATURDAY MAY 14TH 2022
REGISTRATION FOR ADDITIONAL PLACES WILL OPEN FEBRUARY 4TH 2022
ALL THOSE REGISTERED FOR POSTPONED 2020 /21 RACES WHO DID NOT OPT FOR A REFUND, WILL AUTOMATICALLY BE TRANSFERRED TO 2022 RACES
A unique multi terrain running event with two race distances 10K and Half Marathon. Discover the beauty of Rosscarbery and West Cork as you run on road, beach and trail. Try something different !
2022 brings you the fourth Rosscarbery Surf Turf 'n' Tar on Saturday 14th of May 2022. This race originally scheduled to take place in 2020 was an extra special year for Rosscarbery as The Causeway (Start Line) celebrated its 200 anniversary. The finishers medal for the event will be a commemorative medal marking the bicentary and will be a special addition to your runner's bling!
Well and truly part of the Running Calender, 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.
10K €25 per entry
Half Marathon €35 per entry
Limited places available!
A 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 Function Room of the Celtic Ross Hotel, Rosscarbery on Friday 13th of May from 6pm until 9.30pm and on the morning of the event (14th May) from 7am until 8am!