Lord Mayor set to start Belfast City Half Marathon 2014:


Lord Mayor to start the 2nd Deep RiverRock Belfast City Half Marathon:

With shy of 6 weeks to Race Day for the 2nd Deep RiverRock Belfast City Half Marathon, the Lord Mayor of Belfast, Nichola Mallon takes up her role to officially start the race on Sunday 14th September.

Joined by representatives from Athletics NI and U105, she is encouraging everyone to get their entry in before the deadline date on Sunday 31st August 2014.

“Half marathons are becoming hugely popular events, and I am delighted that we are hosting our second one on Sunday 14th September 2014.  Being active and keeping fit is so important for everyone and this extension of the Full Marathon is perfect for encouraging our people to keep fit all year round.” Lord Mayor of Belfast, Nichola Mallon.

“Furthermore I am looking forward to joining all the local runners and those who travel to our city for the event on Race Day to cheer them on as they start their 13.1miles journey around the streets of Befast.”  Online entries are available now at our brand new websitewww.belfastcityhalfmarathon.net – deadline for entries is Sunday 31st August 2014.