Fitzwilliam Street Upper, Dublin
The is a single lap, starting and finishing close to the City Centre. Conditions for marathon running are usually ideal at this time of year.
The Irish climate is influenced by the prevailing light South Westerly winds of the Gulf Stream. The average temperatures for October are around 12 – 14°C (53 – 57°F). Dublin has only about 30 inches of rain annually–ideal for running.
If you’re tackling a marathon, you will have trained hard for months to get in great shape and ready to line up at the start of those 26.2 miles.