The Achill Half Marathon has been named the Best Half Marathon and Most Scenic Route by Run Ireland today.

The national awards honour the various events that fall under the remit of Run Ireland each year and the Achill Half Marathon has scooped two awards in the scheme.

Sean Molloy of Achill Tourism told Midwest Sport that it is a huge accolade for all involved.

Best 5k: Darkness into Light
Best 5 Mile/8k: Clontarf 5 Mile
Best 10k: Womens Mini Marathon
Best 10 Mile: Irish Runner 10 Mile
Best Half Marathon: Achill Half Marathon
Best Full Marathon: Dublin Marathon
Best Ultra Marathon: Connemara 100
Best Triathlon/Duathlon: Ironman 70.3 Dun Laoghaire
Best OCR Event: Hell and Back
Most Scenic Route: Achill Marathon  


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