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Monday, February 6, 2017

Walk for Life 2017 - for over 50's | Waterford Greenway Shanacool - Tuesday 14th February

Walk for Life is back! - After the success of the 2016 Walk for Life Series in which 98 older adults participated in at least one of the five countywide walks, Waterford Sports Partnership is delighted to be hosting the 2017 Walk for Life Series which includes the following walks; Waterford Greenway, Shanacool (Durrow), Anne Valley (Dunhill), Clonea Beach (Dungarvan), Lismore Towers and Tramore bay.

The five week series gives older adults a chance to get out and get active whilst enjoying the beautiful Waterford countryside.
The series of walks is suitable for leisure walkers, all you need is suitable walking shoes (runners are ideal) and suitable clothing for the weather.

The first walk is on Tuesday 14th February at 10.30am along the Waterford Greenway meeting at the Shanacool Car Park (Durrow)
The Durrow Greenway is a part of the newly developed Waterford Greenway Project along the old Waterford to Dungarvan Railway Track.  The newly developed walk is fully accessible tarmac surface making it perfect for walking running and cycling.  The route goes through the Ballyvoile Tunnel and across the seven Arch Viaduct where participants will get beautiful views of the Waterford coastline.

The meeting point is the car park opposite O’ Mahony’s shop in Durrow at 10.30am. Walkers will need suitable walking shoes (runners are ideal), warm clothing and a waterproof jacket.

COST PER WALK: €3 (INCL. TEA/COFFEE/SCONE)  - PLEASE PRE REGISTER
with Peter Jones on 0761 10 2191 /087 7855940 or email Peter - pjones@waterfordsportspartnership.ie

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