06.06.2014 UL Hospitals 5K Run: Fundraised for Special Olympics Ireland

On Friday the 6th of June 67 participants, predominantly hospital staff, took part in a 5km run from University Hospital Limerick to raise money for the Special Olympics Ireland games. These games are taking place in Limerick this weekend. Over the fundraising period €2100 was raised for the charity.

The Charity 5k Team would like to thank all friends and colleagues that contributed to the success of the 5k run that took place on Friday June 6th from University Hospital Limerick. Together they raised just over €2100 for the Special Olympics Ireland Games 2014.


UL Hospitals 5K participants

Photos of some of the participants who took part in a 5km

The Team would like to congratulate the winners on their excellent performances:


  • 1st   Tyler Hynes
  • 2nd  Joe Coffey  
  • 3rd  Tim Scanlon 


  • 1st  Deirdre Nally
  • 2nd Marie Keane
  • 3rd Eva Fitzgerald

The Charity 5k Team would also like to thank their sponsors for their generosity:

  • Hi-way Bar and Restaurant, Dooradoyle
  • Delish Restaurant, Raheen
  • Topaz-Collins and Quinlan Service station, Dooradoyle
  • Maxol -Mace Service station, Dooradoyle
  • Collins Bar, Dooradoyle