Croom Medical St Patrick's Day 10k 2024

09 Apr 2024
Edel Fitzgerald By Edel Fitzgerald

Croom Medical St Patrick's Day 10k

Get yourself fit and active this spring

Croom Community Development Association is delighted to announce the return of the St Patrick’s Day 10k race in Croom.  This year sees a new sponsor.  The award winning Croom Medical is sponsoring this year’s event.  Croom Medical who manufactures orthopaedic implants was named Medtech partner/supplier of the year, 2023.  Croom Medical is a great local employer with a growing business in Croom.

David Hurley, Chair of Croom Community Development Association noted that “Croom Medical is a cornerstone of the fabric of Croom, a second generation company that has seen wonderful growth in the last number of years with 145 now employed in Croom and we are delighted to have Croom Medical partner with us for the St Patricks Day Run.”

Patrick Byrnes, Croom Medical commented that “We are delighted to be associated with the Croom Medical St Patrick’s Day Run, operating within the orthopaedics sector we know and value the importance of physical activity and fitness.  A keen athlete Mr Byrnes explained that he has “often participated in the run and that it is an ideal activity for St Patrick’s Day morning.”


David Hurley explained that the route “takes advantage of the River Maigue and the course runs past Croom Castle, along the Riverside Walk which Limerick City and Council upgraded last year, the route continues through Croom Town Park and then completes a loop around Croom with wonderful views of Tory Hill.  There is great take up for the run from across Limerick and beyond.  The early start time allows families to get their exercise in and go and enjoy the St Patrick’s Day Parades.”


Croom Medical St Patrick’s Day 10k Run takes place in conjunction with the Riverside 5k Family Run.  The family run will include those walking and running with families, children and dogs, there is an opportunity for all to join in.  Booking can be made online at

Early bird booking is available on



TIME: 9 am 10 k & 9.15 am 5 K 
LOCATION: Start point Croom Sports Complex, High Street, Croom,
                   Co. Limerick V35 PT04
EARLY BIRD 10 k €20 ( will be €25 day of race)