Participants from all over the world took to the starting line in Killybegs early this morning for the start of the Magee 1866 sponsored Wild Atlantic Way Marathon,

Due to the expected warm weather the marathon and marathon relay started at 7am.

The Half Marathon  started at 9am.

The finish is in Glencolmcille.

It is understood that over 600 people registered for the events.

Magee chairman Lynn Temple paid tribute to organiser Eunan Quinn and highlighted just how big the event is.

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