Welcome to Kilkenny City Harriers Athletics Club

Founded in 1953, the ‘Harriers’ is one of the longest established athletics clubs in Ireland with a proud history and tradition of achievement and participation.

Upcoming Events


SEPTEMBER EVENTS – 14th County Half Marathon

                                           – 22nd St Senan’s Open Cross Country

                                           – 29th County CC  Relays (Uneven ages – U11 & U13 3×250, U15 & U17 3×500 – Athletes may move up one age – so U10s can be on U11 teams and so on ) Races for U7s  & U9s and Short Course 11.00am in Thomastown


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Sept 15 The Danesfort J J Reddy

September 16th, 2019|

The annual Danesfort  JJ Reddy attracked large numbers again this year and KCH had a considerable number taking part particularky in the 10K. In the 5K Padraig Ruane (17.05) and Cathal Kearney (17.22) took first and third place respectively. Also running the 5K were Olive Mullally, Caitriona Keneally, Nicky Flynn and Karen Nugent. [...]

Sept 14 Medieval Road Runs

September 16th, 2019|

Today was Medieval Marathon day with runs of varying distances in and around the medieval city. The running "triplets" Deirdre Scott, Bregeen Murphy and Una Byrne, generally seen together in training and competition, took on the marathon and true to form crossed the finish line on the Parade in 4.47.39. Their running "cousin" [...]

Aug 31 The Quinlan Cup Half Marathon

September 1st, 2019|

Over 800 runners completed the Quinlan Cup half matathon in Tullamore today. Our athletes performed exceptionally well with Trust Mtinsi finishing 6th in 1.12.57. Ladies Jacinta Mulroe (1.30.14), Lisa Brennan (1.32.44) and Claire Dermody (1.32.49) were among the top female runners. Among those  to perform well were Davy Hogan (1.32.48) and Paul Phelan [...]

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