Irish Universities Athletics Association

"Road Relay Championships"

Hosted by The National University of Ireland - Maynooth

Event Details

  • Date:  Saturday 18th November 2017
  • Venue:  South Campus, National University of Ireland - Maynooth.
  • Parking:  There is NO Parking on the South Campus. Clamping is in operation. Parking is available on the North Campus
  • Overview:  This is a one day Intervarsity Championship open to all members. The event is hosted by NUI-Maynooth Athletics Club in mid to late November every year. The trophies are presented at the post competition meal which is usually held in the old dining hall. The women compete in a four leg relay over 1-2-2-1 miles, while the men compete in a five leg relay over 1-2-3-2-1 miles. Each college can enter multiple teams. The race is held in the old part of the campus and the course is on tree lined avenues surrounded by old buildings.