Welcome to the 2023 Carney 10k & Half Marathon



2023 Race Entries Now Open via CoreTiming.ie or click here.


This is the 17th annual Carney 10K M race, and our 2nd Half Marathon.

The event will take place on Easter Monday, April 10th 2023.

The event has so much to offer:

  • AAI Measured
  • Chip Timed
  • Prizes in Categories:
  • Customised T-Shirt for 1/2 Marathon
  • Customised Medal for 1/2 Marathon
  • Perpetual Cup for MF 1/2 Winner
  • Tea /coffee Refreshments
  • Spot Prizes

Categories will include:

  • 1,2,3 M and F
  • Over 40s M
  • Over 40s F
  • Over 45M
  • Over 45F
  • Over 50 M
  • Over 50 F
  • Over 60 M
  • Over 60 F
  • Teams

Participants will receive a Customised T-shirt and a Customised Medal.

  • Places will be strictly limited and a first come first served basis
  • Strictly No Entries on the day - entrants online only
  • Refunds Are Strictly Prohibited

REGISTRATIONS (for all Events):

  • Online: €22 for 10k
  • Online: €35 for Half Marathon
  • Click here to register

Please note all chip pick-ups will be at the Oxfield Community Centre from 10am.  For insurance purposes athletes taking part must be aged 18 or over.

START TIMES (to be confirmed):

  • 11:30am 10k Walk starts in Carney Village.
  • 12:00pm 10k Run starts just outside Carney Village.
  • 12:00pm 1/2 Marathon starts in Carney Village.


All competitors should make their way to the Oxfield Community Centre for parking, toilets etc. Carney Village is a 2 minute trot over the road, so your car can stay at Oxfield. Oxfield is located on the Oxfield Road just off the N15 Sligo/Derry Road. The junction is approx 8km north of Sligo, and 1.5km north of Drumcliffe Village. The turn is beside 'Ben's Topline Hardware' and is signed as Oxfield Road L3402. (NOTE: Do not take the junction just after Drumcliffe Village signed for Carney and Lissadell House).

Google Maps Link: https://goo.gl/maps/QRckiivsfWv

Eircode: F91 Y42V


This community charity event only happens thanks to the time and effort of our volunteers and the support of many local businesses and individuals.  A huge thank you goes to:

  • Northwest Grass Machinery
  • Donlon Construction
  • Laura's of Carney
  • Yeats Local
  • Faze4 Logistics
  • Glencar Water
  • Grange Pharmacy

From the Carney 10k & Half Marathon Organising Committee, the Oxfield Community Centre, Carney Tidy Towns and the 11th Sligo Benbulben Scouts...


For further information please email coretiming@gmail.com


Click for Map of Routes...

And they're off...

(Video by FreezFrame Productions)

Take a look at the Route... 



Some of our Water Station Helpers from the 11th Sligo Benbulben Scouts

(Video by Oxfield)


Photos from previous years...