2024 Dublin Marathon: Training plans, distance, date, location, and more

Find out all you need to know about the Dublin Marathon – 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 Dublin Marathon, known for its relatively flat course, friendly atmosphere, and cool autumn weather, is a premier event in the international marathon calendar. Held annually in Dublin, Ireland, it attracts thousands of runners from around the globe who come to experience the famous Irish hospitality and a scenic route that weaves through historic streets and past famous landmarks. This marathon is part of the Dublin Race Series and is celebrated for its enthusiastic crowds, well-organized logistics, and the lively spirit that encapsulates the city on race day. Whether you're aiming for a personal best or soaking up the festive environment, the Dublin Marathon offers a memorable experience that epitomizes both the challenge of long-distance running and the communal celebration of sporting achievement.

Date: 

Sun
Oct 27
2024

Location: 

Dublin, Ireland

Distance

42.2km

Elevation profile: 

Flat

Website: 

Link

Elevation gain: 

208

Number of participants: 

How to train for Dublin Marathon: Dublin Marathon training plans for every runner

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

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Having a plan will also help with accountability, meaning that you can focus purely on improving your running game.

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Dublin Marathon FAQ: All you need to know about the Dublin Marathon

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