Podium 4 Sport Seeley Cup 2019
November 30, 2019 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Belfast based sports retailer Podium 4 Sport is delighted to announce they will continue as lead sponsor of the Seeley Cup 10K organised by Willowfield Harriers, which is celebrating its 38th year. The race takes place on Saturday 30th November starting in Ormeau Park, Belfast at 2.30 pm.
Almost 900 runners completed last years race through the beautiful surrounds of Ormeau Park with St Malachy’s AC athlete, Ben Branagh taking the Men’s title and Letterkenny AC athlete Nakita Burke the Women’s.
Podium 4 Sport have extensive experience in providing expert advice regarding athletics, particularly relating to endurance running. The Montgomery Road store boasts a group highly trained staff who are available to provide Video Gait Analysis. Podium 4 Sport are proud to cater to the needs of all runners, stocking a varied selection of running gear from leading brands.
Craig Allen, Marketing Manager of Podium 4 Sport comments, “Podium 4 Sport are delighted to be approaching our 9th year of sponsoring the Seeley Cup. We are very impressed with the organisation and commitment of everyone at Willowfield Harriers and Athletics Northern Ireland. It has been a pleasure being in partnership with them.”
There is a total prize fund of over £1500 and many of Northern Ireland’s top road racers will be in action. The 10K route has been officially measured and will be run under Athletics Northern Ireland rules.
Participants will receive a performance t-shirt and the race will be timed by ChampionChip Ireland. Online entry is available for the event at www.athleticsni.org and is capped at 1000 runners.
Podium 4 Sport is the largest independent sports store in Northern Ireland, with over 30 years in business. Specialists in technical running we also cover all the sports you would expect from a traditional sports store and a bespoke Outdoor store and a dedicated Bike store. Stocking a wide range of equipment for Rugby, Hockey, Football, Cricket and all Racket Sports along with a huge range of Running Shoes and Clothing, Fitness and Gym Equipment.
This year there is only a small room available for on the day pack collection. Therefore, we strongly recommend that all runners collect their race packs at the times below or send someone to collect for you if possible. Pre-event collection will be at the Mary Peters Track (this is not the race venue), on Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 27th, 28th & 29th November:
Thursday 28th November – 12.30pm until 8.00pm (last admission 7.45pm)
Friday 29th November – 11am until 4.30pm (last admission 4.15pm)
Saturday 30th November – 12.30pm until 2pm (Ozone Arena, Ormeau Park)
Will not be offered if the capacity of 1000 athletes has already been reached. If the capacity is not reached entries will be accepted at advance pack collection on 28th, 29th & 30th November: (Mary Peters Track).
It is very unlikely that on the day entries will be available.
Owing to the new regulations around Road closures, the price of entry has had to be increased for this year’s event.
You cannot run under someone else’s name otherwise your result will not be counted.
For more information please contact the Athletics NI Office on 02890602707, or alternatively via email: