The Ballyroan 10 mile and Santa Fun Run took place at the weekend and was a huge success.
Despite the miserable conditions on Saturday, 274 competitors took on the course and completed it.
85 of these took part in the 5K run and 189 completed the 10 mile course.
Niall Shanahan (An Bru AC) came first in a time of 51.26 with Niall Sheehan (Gowran AC) coming second and Stephen Conroy (Celbridge AC) finishing third.
Cyril Cuddy from Portlaoise AC was the first Laois man across the line and he came fifth.
The 5K race was 5k won by Stephen Hunter (St Abbans AC) in a time of 17.05 with Richie Reid (Portlaoise AC) second and Evan McCormack (Mullingar Harriers AC) coming third.
Our photographer Julie Anne Miller was there and she braved the elements.
Check out her pictures below: