Stuart McClane ran 56.61 in 400m. In the mile race we had 8 finishers with Julian Kuppler (4.20), Ian Ingram (4.40), Derek Furness (4.54), Owen McLoughlin (4.55), Pierce Coyle (4.57), Mark Scanlon (5.00), John McHugh (5.15) and Alex Fraser (5.32). In the 5000m Edwin Keville ran 16.45 and Derek Bain 19.43. Treacy Jennings ran 20.09 in the 5000m women. Well done to all. Full results on Dublin Athletic Board website Link
In the Senior Men
Congratulations to Michael Tracey on his fabulous second place in the 3000 metres at the Leinster under 16 track and field championships at Santry on Saturday 16th May. Michael ran a tactical and gutsy race to finish in a time of 9.36. His coach, Philip Halpin, was delighted. Michael's potential is enormous.
Mention also of Ian Rankin who was 6th in the 1500 metres in a time of 4.40, on limited training.
On Sunday 17th May 2009 in the Sportsworld 5m. road race Paul Fleming was 2nd. in 25.21, followed by Gearoid O'Connor, 4th in 25.34, Paul Mc Govern 13th in 27.57 and John Brennan 18th in 28.34. Other finishers were Eamon Tierney (32.35), Tony Connolly (32.33), Derek Bain (32.53), Philip Wright (33.24), P.J. Claffey (33.44), Alex Fraser (34.12) and John Toumey (37.21). Helen Ingram (35.40) and our good associate Bernie White (35.18) also ran well. Full results on Sportsworld website Link