2024 Connemarathon: Training plans, distance, date, location, and more

Find out all you need to know about the Connemarathon – including how to choose the best training plan to get race-ready and set a new personal best.

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About the event

The Full Marathon distance in the Connemarathon series, set in the majestic Connemara region, features a 362m elevation gain, providing a challenging and scenic marathon route. Runners traverse a diverse landscape, encompassing rolling hills, quiet lakes, and the unique beauty of the Irish countryside. This event attracts a wide range of marathon enthusiasts, from competitive athletes to those running for the sheer joy of the experience. The Connemarathon Full Marathon combines the challenge of marathon running with the awe-inspiring beauty of Connemara, making it a standout event in the Irish running calendar.

Date: 

Sun
Apr 21
2024

Location: 

Connemara, Ireland

Distance

42.2km

Elevation profile: 

Moderate

Website: 

Link

Elevation gain: 

362

Number of participants: 

How to train for Connemarathon: Connemarathon training plans for every runner

To train for Connemarathon, you’ll need a personalized training plan and to build up your weekly mileage progressively.

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Connemarathon FAQ: All you need to know about the Connemarathon

What is the Connemarathon?

Connemarathon distance: How long is the Connemarathon?

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How can I prepare for the 2024 Connemarathon?

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How can I register for the Connemarathon?

If you are an official race organiser with any questions about this page, please get in touch: races@runna.com

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