You know the way it is. You say to yourself, "I'm going to do that race. I'm definitely doing that race". Then, a couple of weeks later you talk with someone who tells you they've actually entered the race and you realise that you haven't, and that you're too late now.

Well.....! The closing date for the Champion Sports Cork City Marathon is tomorrow Friday the 9th of May

Get your entries in and don't forget to support the main race sponsor Champion Sports ( Without such generous sponsorship races like the Cork City Marathon just wouldn't happen.

A word from the race sponsor....

Champion Sports: Title sponsor for Cork City Marathon 2008

Established in 1992, Champion Sports is the leading retailer of sports clothing and footwear in Ireland. We are a 100% Irish owned company.

Champion Sports is a key supplier of high quality sporting brands including Nike, Adidas, Asics, K-Swiss, Lacoste, Columbia, Speedo, Puma and Canterbury.

Our success is driven through differentiation from our competitors, through quality product, people, location and most importantly our customers.

Champion Sports has a high quality network of 22 stores in Ireland’s premium retail locations. Our stores are located both on the high street and in the country’s largest shopping centres.

Our company is expanding all the time so watch out for a store near you soon!