All for a good cause.

Image via Facebook/@dublin2mayo

John Corley drove up Dublin’s most iconic street on his tractor recently.

John, from Kilkelly in County Mayo, drove his Massey Ferguson 135 up the street recently to launch the 2019 Dublin2Mayo Tractor Run.

His short but sweet journey included plenty of angry horn-beeping, passing the Luas lines and even a restart in front of the Spire!

It’s fair to say, nobody knew what to make of it.

Check out the video here:

Last year, the event raised a whopping €96,424 for both Crumlin Hospital and Castlebar Special Care Unit.

The 2019 run will see a number of tractors travelling through the streets of Dublin before landing at their final destination in Mayo.

 

UPDATE: The AO Show Speak To John ABout The Dublin2Mayo Fundraiser

Aidan and Oonagh caught with with John on the iRadio Breakfast Show to find out more about the event. 

 

 

How Can I Donate / Find Out More?

This year, they’ll be raising funds for The National Rehabilitation Hospital and Pediatric Special Care Units in Midland Regional Hospital in Mullingar and Mayo University Hospital, Castlebar. For more, check out their Facebook page.