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Entries for the 2024 Sandyford 5k are now open.

 

Taking place on Thursday, May 9th at 7.30pm it’s a great way to get together with friends and colleagues in the community. This year, we’re excited to introduce a children’s race, making it a fun-filled event for the whole family. With adult tickets priced at €25, child tickets at €5, and team registrations available for €95, there’s something for everyone to get involved.

 

Don’t forget to check us out on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for weekly competitions, training plans and event updates from our sponsors.

SPONSORS AND PARTNERS

Supporting the Sandyford 5K event.

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council is a Local Authority serving a population of approximately 233,000 people. We are one of three local authorities that succeeded the former Dublin County Council on its abolition in 1994 and our responsibilities include housing, community, roads and transportation urban planning and development, amenities, culture and environment in Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown county.

 

The vision for Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown is to embrace inclusiveness, champion quality of life through healthy placemaking, grow and attract a diverse innovative economy and deliver this in a manner that enhances our environment for future generations.

BNP Paribas has been active in Ireland since 1973. Replicating the diversity of the Group model, BNP Paribas in Ireland offers the varied activities of Corporate and Institutional Banking, Securities Services comprising both Custody and Administration Services and Real Estate Advisory, while also providing services to the wider Group internationally.

 

BNP Paribas Corporate and Institutional Banking is central to the bank’s strategy. It encompasses Global Markets, Corporate Client Financing, Advisory, Corporate Trade, Treasury Solutions, Financial Institutions Coverage and Securities Services.

 

Corporate and Institutional clients also benefit from presence and expertise across Asset Management, Global Trade Solutions and Real Estate.

 

The Group has a total workforce of over 530 employees in Ireland.

 

BNP Paribas is delighted to support the Sandyford 5k. We wish all participants the very best of luck in this year’s event!

Total Physio offers a wide range of services to help you achieve your movement goals, whether it be to complete a marathon (or the Sandyford 5k), finish the 18th hole with style, or sit comfortably working at your desk.

We can help you realise why you don’t move easily, and design specific rehab plans, progressing as your tolerance increases, so you can continue to do what you love.

 

Our expert team treat a wide range of injuries, which you can read about in more detail on www.totalphysio.ie. Rehabilitation and preventive strategies are an important part of our service to you, essential in reducing your risk of injury reoccurrence.

 

Total Physio are delighted to be sponsoring the Sandyford 5k again this year, as we have done since it’s inception. Best of luck to everyone participating! If you need help with your training, please call now on 01-2137000 or email info@totalphysio.ie

Capital Credit Union has over 50,000 members and several branches across South Dublin. A highly progressive credit union, Capital Credit Union already offer their members personal loans up to €100,000, mortgages up to €400,000 and business loans up to €400,000. Other services include online banking, as well as a range of insurance services, including Home, Travel and Life Insurance.

 

Capital Credit Union is always focused on supporting the local community, donating over €60,000 to local schools, charities, and community organisations in 2021 along with a Higher Education Scholarship fund of €25,000. As a leader in the local community, Capital Credit Union is always there to support its members in any way they can.

 

For more information, please visit www.capitalcu.ie

Dynamic Space is the ideal backdrop in Dublin for creating unforgettable events and experiences. Designed to be a versatile space in a ‘Zero Impact’ building, it is effortlessly adaptable to a myriad of purposes.

 

Whether it’s hosting corporate events, brand launches, fashion shows, book launches, award ceremonies or movie wrap parties, our state-of-the-art facilities are your canvas to play with.

Sandyford Business District is proud to sponsor the Sandyford 5k. We are delighted that the run is taking place during our own Wellness Week.

 

Since January 2017, the Sandyford BID CLG trading as Sandyford Business District has been representing the interests of businesses in the four business parks which comprise Sandyford Business District. Established under the Local Government (Business Improvements Districts) Act 2006, the company operates an executive office to implement the vision of the company. Since its inception, one of the most important roles is providing a strong unified voice at local and national government level on behalf of all businesses to ensure that their concerns and opportunities are addressed. In addition, there has been significant progress in placemaking, mobility, business attraction and promoting a positive business culture.

 

We encourage you to find out more about the work of the district…www.sandyford.ie

Joma Sport is a Spanish company dedicated to the manufacturing and merchandising of sports footwear and apparel. It is the leading Sports Brand in Spain and amongst the ‘top ten’ worldwide, currently operating in more than 110 countries. Specialties include running and athletics, with the sponsorship of the Spanish, Irish, Scottish and Welsh Athletics Federations, in addition to Leinster Athletics, Athletics Wicklow, plus many other clubs nationwide. Other Sectors include Soccer, Rugby, Tennis, Futsal, Padel, Swimming, Trail and Leisurewear.

 

Joma Sport is delighted to be associated as Technical Kit Sponsor for this year’s Sandyford 5k.  For more information on Joma, visit: https://www.joma-sport.com or contact ahorgan@joma-sport.com.

DRIVALIA is a company that provides mobility services through innovative solutions and competitive rates: short, medium, and long-term rentals, subscriptions, and car sharing for individuals and businesses of all sizes. Explore our diverse range of electric vehicles, discover the convenience of charging infrastructure, and find the perfect solution for sustainable and flexible mobility. Join us in shaping the future of electric transportation and embrace a greener way to move.

Clayton Hotel Leopardstown

The Clayton Hotel Leopardstown is a Prize Partner for this year’s Sandyford 5k.

Located in Central Park, a stone’s throw from the Luas to the City Centre, and not far from the Wicklow Mountains National Park, Clayton Hotel Leopardstown is the ideal place to stay for business or leisure and explore all Dublin has to offer.

 

Bay & Sorrel, the hotel’s newly refurbished restaurant, is the perfect place for dining in South Dublin. Offering an extensive selection of freshly prepared seasonal salads and hot dishes for lunch, and a refined à la cart menu for dinner, Bay & Sorrel restaurant is ideal for dining when staying at the Clayton Hotel Leopardstown.

www.claytonhotelleopardstown.com/dining/

McKenna Creative is a Wicklow based award winning digital ad agency. We consistently turn advertising into profit for our clients.

 

Most agencies have it wrong. They focus on clicks and traffic, but you can’t take those to the bank. We often turn €1 into €3 for our clients. We do this through traffic generation, conversion, retargeting and nurturing.

 

Contact us today for a free no obligation 30-minute strategy session. We look forward to hearing from you.

 

mckennacreative.iejosh@mckennacreative.ie | 085 257 7140

Dundrum South Dublin Athletic Club set up the Sandyford 5k event in 2015 to give residents and workers in the Sandyford area a chance to try out a 5k event.  Every year we welcome 1,000 walkers, joggers and runners to take part and have a bit of craic too. Our Club maintains a strong culture of high performance among our elite athletes, and we welcome all talent levels and ages, with the full suite of track & field pursuits available to members. In January 2023 we opened our new Multisport Campus beside Marlay Park with a World Athletics standard 400 metre outdoor track, running trails and a handy carpark. We love new members!