At today's Dublin Half Marathon in the Phoenix Park Barry Minnock was 4th and 1st. M40 in a time of 70.07. Next came Matthew Horrigan 8th in 72.22, followed by Paul Moran 12th and 1st M.50 in 73.34, Liam Dunne 19th in 75.49, Michael Murphy 77.38, Patrick Marjolet 79.51, John Farrelly 84.18 and Barry Mulvhill 91.00. The full results are on the Dublin Marathon website. Well done to all who ran.
At the Lucan Harriers AC organised 5 mile road race Brian Furey finished 4th in 27.20, Jonathan Hughes was 8th in 28.20 and Sean Doyle 28th and 1st M55 in 31.19. This Club team was third. The full results are on the Precision Timing website.
Down the road in Kill, Co Kildare Caitriona Jennings was first lady home in the Kill 10k in 35.32 and 5th overall. Paul Fleming was 3rd in 34.45, Ronan Kearns 6th in 35.47 and Aisling Tohill 46.06. The full results are on the Accu Race Timing website.
At the BHAA OPW Trail Race in Trim Co. Meath Donna Mahon was first lady home in 20.24 and 15th overall, Terry Clarke 22nd in 21.37 and Vanessa Sallier second lady and 23rd overall in 21.40. The full results are on the BHAA website.
Well done to all who ran.
It has been a busy week for road racing and club members have taken part in several road races around the country. Today Saturday 5th Sept., at The Lakes 10k in Blessington Louis McCarthy was first home for the club in 3rd place in 31.55, followed by Ronan Kearns 16th in 35.14, Aaron Browne 21st in 36.35, John Farrelly 33rd in 37.47. Ronan Byrne ran 40.32 and Katherine Howard 47.32.
In the Dingle Half-Marathon today Miriam McCormack ran 1.45.44 and Sorcha O'Sullivan 1.51.46. Aisling Tohill ran 4.02.26 in the Dingle Marathon.
Last Tuesday 1st Sept. in the Grant Thornton several club members ran for their work teams. Paul Fleming ran 15.34 to finish 12th, and Turlough Conway was 15th in 15.40. Brian Furey 15.45, David Power ran 16.00, Tommy Bishop 17.45 and Vanessa Sallier 19.11.
On Saturday 29th August Barry Minnock was second in the Tullamore Half Marathon in 71.24.On the same day Brian Furey finished 5th in the IMRA World Championships Senior Trials in Crone Woods. As a result Brian has been selected to represent Ireland in the World Championships in Wales on 19th Sept.. Results on IMRA website.
On Sunday 30th August Zoe Melling ran 46.33 in the Ashbourne 10k. The results of all the road races are in the results part of the Precision Timing website. Well done to all who ran.
On Wednesday last 26th August, club athletes joined the New Ireland Assurance staff to officially launch this year's New Ireland Rathfarnham 5k in College Park. We were joined by this year's official 5k starter Gerry Kiernan. Present were Don O'Carroll, Eamon Tierney, Helen French, Caitriona Jennings, Paul Fleming, Ronan Kearns and PJ Claffey. Enter the Rathfarnham 5k Run today on our Rathfarnham 5k Run website which is at the link across. Other pictures of the launch are in the Gallery.