Some traffic disruption can be expected on the streets of Ballinrobe this evening (Friday) and tomorrow during the Ballinrobe Duathlon event.
Organisers are advising that there may be some traffic disruption this evening between 6-8pm especially around the Lakeside Sports & Fitness Centre on Station Road, and again tomorrow morning from 8-10am where participants will be registering.
Tomorrow (Sat), hundreds of participants will gather in Abbey St from 9am, with the Duathlon getting underway at 10 at the top of Bridge Street, they will be running towards High St, Carnalecka Road, onto the Cloongowlan Road and back to Abbey St between10am and 10.40, followed by a cycle out the Claremorris Road towards Robeen and re-gathering at Abbey St.
The final run will take participants through Brewery Court, onto Creagh Road and the The Bowers Riverside Walk, and finishing at Abbey St between 11am and 12 noon.
Motorists are asked to slow down and allow plenty of space when passing runners and cyclists.