Results of the 2018 Midsummer Run… Sat 14th July 2018

A record 128 runners turned out for this years Midsummer Run on Bere Island in West Cork.

37 Shane Kearney St Catherines AC 10 M S 00:38:44
24 Conor Murphy Beara AC 10 M V 00:40:08
23 Billy Murphy Beara AC 10 M S 00:40:45
26 Alice Coppinger Bantry AC 10 F V 00:46:22
73 Brid McGovern 10 F V 00:48:11
89 Niamh Donnelly 10 F V 00:48:18

No First Name Surname Club Race M/F Cat Time Net
29 Dave O’Connor St Catherines AC 5 M S 00:18:10
19 Kieran Murphy St Catherines AC 5 m v 00:21:24
97 Aisling Kirby Donore 5 F S 00:21:53
54 Lorraine O’Sullivan St FinbarrsAC 5 F V 00:22:52
86 Maggie O’Shea 5 F S 00:24:23

The full results are available HERE


Notice…Bere Island Midsummer Run – Sat 14th July 2018

The 2018 Bere Island Midsummer Run 5k & 10k is coming up this year on Saturday the 14th of July.


The entry fee to the 5k & 10k race is €20 while there is also a 5k fun run/walk for €5. Entries will be taken on the day or you can pre-enter online HERE

Bere Island Midsummer Run
Saturday, July 14, 2018

Bere Island
Co. Cork
Contact person: John Walsh phone: 02775099 or 0863877943
email: johnbipg AT gmail DOT com

The Bere Island Mid Summer Run is a 5 and a 10 K road race and a 5K walk around the scenic roads of Bere Island, with views stretching from Whiddy Island to the USA.

Start Time:

5 km race starts at 1:00pm
10 km starts at 1:10pm
The Entry Fee:

€20 for both the 5 km & 10 km races
€5 for the Underage Fun Run (10 to 14 year olds) & Family Walk can be paid on the day of the event
The course is AAI licensed and measured with a Jones counter. The race is timed and results will be available afterwards.

Cork Sports Partnership have sponsored the dry fit top for the event.


There will be after race entertainment etc. Prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd, for Male & Female in both categories and also some senior categories. Come along and enjoy the weekend and stay on the Island, please check out if you prefer walking you can also try out our 5K walk which is suitable for everyone. Entry for the walk can also be taken on the day and special deals are available for families.


Results of the 2017 Bere Island Midsummer Run

200pix-advert-2017The conditions were great for this years race on Bere Island with plenty of sunshine to greet the runners. Thanks to everyone who took part, especially those who traveled from afar.

1 John O Shaughnessy 00:18:56
2 Billy Murphy 00:19:08
3 Chris O’Connell 00:20:32
1 Lorna Santry 00:20:42
2 Anorea McNamara 00:21:05
3 Loraine O’Sullivan 00:22:24

1 Frank Hayes 00:37:24
2 Shane Harrington 00:38:03
3 Vincent O’Sullivan 00:39:55
1 Alice Coppinger 00:48:19
2 Kate O’Brien 00:48:40
3 Sarah O’Brien 00:50:19

The full results can be seen here…

Notice…Bere Island Midsummer Run – Sat 8th July 2017

The 2017 Bere Island Midsummer Run 5k & 10k is coming up this year on Saturday the 8th of July.


The entry fee to the 5k & 10k race is €20 while there is also a 5k fun run/walk for €5. Entries will be taken on the day or you can pre-enter online HERE

This year we are delighted to be part of the West Cork Islands Run Series. Cork Sports Partnership have generously given us a limited number of free Tee Shirts for participants. We are going to give these to the first 100 to register online.


Tee’s can only be collected on the day of the run. No show no Tee.


Results of the Bere Island Midsummer Run…Sat 9th July 2016

9july2016A big thanks to all the runners who turned out today to support the annual Bere Island Midsummer Run 5k & 10k race despite the changeable conditions.

Name Male / Female Time
Chris O’Connell m 00:19:24
Billy Murphy m 00:19:57
Killian Walsh m 00:21:04
Joanne Sullivan f 00:23:10
Betty Waslsh f 00:23:19
Caoimhe Hayes f 00:23:32

Name Male / Female Time
Frank Hayes m 00:37:36
Allan Carr m 00:40:13
Connor Murphy m 00:40:18
Annmarie Hayes f 00:41:36
Siobhan Reddy f 00:45:02
Alice Coppinger f 00:46:35



Frank Hayes of East Cork AC…First man home in the 10k race


Members of St.Catherine’s AC in East Cork who made the journey down to Bere Island for the weekend