In the Spotlight – Pacer Eimear Burke

Q. Where are you from?
Originally Dublin, in Cork 11 years!

Q. Are you a member of a running or Athletics Club?
Yes, Eagle AC

Q. What time are you pacing?
90 Minutes

Q. What other races have you paced?
Cork City Half Marathon

Q. Do you have any pre-race rituals?
Plenty of fluids the days coming into it so you can just sip on the morning of the race.

Q. What will you eat the morning before the race?
Porridge made with yoghurt and berries

Q. Do you have any words of encouragement for this year’s race entrants?
Soak up the atmosphere and take it all in, we don’t have to race – we get to race!

Q. Do you have a top tip for this year’s race entrants?
Have your supporters out and know where they will be.

There will be times when it becomes tough, expect it rather than fear it. It’ll pass!


Thank you Eimear. See you on Race Day August 20th 2023.

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