Louise Heraghty joins ‘Team Paralympics Ireland’ for the VHI Mini-Marathon

We’re delighted to announce that Irish TV and Radio presenter, Louise Heraghty has joined ‘Team Paralympics Ireland’ for this year's VHI Women's Mini Marathon.

Now, we’re calling on all walkers, joggers and runners to join Louise and Irish Paralympic swim star, Ellen Keane, as part of Team PI on Bank Holiday Monday, June 6th, to help us to raise vital funds for the preparation of Irish athletes for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.

What will happen on the day?
Team PI will meet at Deloitte’s ‘Hardwicke House’ where Ellen and Louise will warm everyone up before the race at 2pm. We’ll have water and snacks for everyone with music pumping to get you ready! With cloakroom facilities and lots of encouragement, you’ll be well looked after!

How to sign up for Team Paralympics Ireland:

Step 1:
Log onto the VHI Women's Mini Marathon site where you will need to secure your official race entry. NB - Entries are closing soon!

Step 2:
Then simply email Paralympics Ireland at info@paralympics.ie to register your interest and we can help you set up a fundraising page in conjunction with us on Just Giving

And best of all?

Thanks to our team partner Intersport, each runner will receive a free Under Armour technical shirt for the race. In addition, PI’s fantastic sponsor Clayton Hotels are offering two nights B&B in any of their fabulous hotels in Ireland for one lucky team participant! (There are more details on both when you register with info@paralympics.ie)

And don't forget... 

Get involved with the conversation on our Facebook event page here

More about the event:
The VHI Women's Mini Marathon is the largest female only event and caters to all levels of fitness. So whether you are a carefree walker or a determined runner we would love to have you join Team Paralympics Ireland this year.