The city will also play host to a 30k which will start with the Full Marathon at 1pm , half marathon which will start at 2pm and 10k which will start at pm, with all participants arriving back at The Parade on Saturday evening.
All finishers will be rewarded with a bespoke medal and technical t-shirt to celebrate the battle victory! Be sure to check out our Facebook page for more information.
There's no better place for a wander than Kilkenny City, with its medieval cobbled streets and old-world charm.
It's a scenario that will be all too familiar to people of all ages right across the country, especially at this time of the year - both online dating sites and matchmaking agencies report that January is by far the busiest month for new sign-ups.
But Teodora Sutra says that it's not just a matter of putting your eye on someone.
They're young, successful, beautiful - and still on the market.
Kicking off our dating special, our repoter talks to radio presenter Paula Mac Sweeney and model Teodora Sutra about what it's really like to date in Ireland today.
And that's all before you even go on an actual date.
One of the chief reasons for bad dates, according to dating coach Hugh Redmond, is that many people are so used to texting and messaging they often don't know how to talk to the opposite sex face to face.
The routes will take in some of the most historic sites in the city before winding out the country roads, making its way back to Kilkenny to finish on The Parade in the heart of the city.
The city will also play host to a 30k, half marathon and 10k, with all participants arriving back at The Parade on Saturday evening.
Date: 30th October 2017 (Monday) Time: pm Details: Meet at the Parade at 2pm , then enjoy a guided walk and talk by Jimmy Healy of the Tyndall Walking Group along the River Nore out to Bennettsbridge.
Kilkenny provides the historic backdrop for Ireland’s 2nd Medieval Marathon.
Determined to meet her own Mr Right, last year Paula (30) embarked on a campaign of online and speed dating in Dublin.