Many of the people of Mitchelstown have embraced a healthier way of living, following on from the eight-week Operation Transformation programme which culminated in a 5km walk and run at the weekend.

There was a great buzz around the town as the gathered group set off from Mitchelstown Leisure Centre on Saturday last, to make their way through the historic streets.

The event was run by Mitchelstown Walking Group and Galtee Runners, supported by Mitchelstown Leisure Centre, Cork Sports Partnership and Athletics Ireland.

The atmosphere on the day was inspiring, as the participants were greeted with music as they signed up …


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