The Glen Cup

The Glen Cup is the start to the new athletic's season and usually takes place on the first Thursday in September in the Phoenix Park. It was formally a 10k road race but was changed in 2015 to a 6k grass race around The Acres to coincide with the kids' mile race.

Both the Glen Cup and kids' mile race are handicap style races giving everyone a chance to win. 

The race takes place this year on “The Acres” near the Magazine Fort in the Phoenix Park from 18:30 Thursday, 5th Sep, 2019. 

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Please let your coach know if your child wants to take part so they can provide an appropriate handicap.

Anyone who wants to take part in the adult race must check in at the start area at 18.30. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you want to take part so we can organise an appropriate handicap.


Recent Glen Cup Winners

  • 2018 - Salaman Madkour
  • 2017 - John Coghlan
  • 2016 - Paul Spollen
  • 2015 - Dave Carroll

The Glen Cup 2015 won by MSB Senior, Dave Carroll.