The Great Rossa Run will take place on Sunday 13th July where runners of all ages, grades and abilities will be catered for.

The event consist of a half marathon, 10k & 5k run as well as a family walk.

The half marathon begins at 10am, family walk at 10:30am, 10k run at 11am and 5k run at 11:30am.

Runners can register on line at and race numbers can be collected in Ardboe Parish Centre on the morning of the race. Alternatively, runners can register on the day of the race also.

There will be shower and changing facilitates in the football pavilion after the run with refreshments served in the Parish Centre.

That night there will be an after party in the Parish Centre from 8pm with music by DJ Marty Lo and light refreshments served.

All funds generated from the event will go toward developments carried out at St Patrick’s Primary School Mullinahoe to help assist in developing much needed new facilitates.

Sponsor sheets are available locally in all shops and from any committee member for those who which to contribute in this manner.

Further information is available on the Facebook and twitter feeds or from

By ciaranhurl Tue 1st Jul