Congratulations to Deon McNeilly who won the Annalong Horseshoe on Saturday.The race climbs 5 major peaks in the Mournes covering 13 miles with a total ascent of 5,100 feet. Deon opened a one minute lead by the first peak, Chimney Rock and lead to the finish. There were great performances from other club members too. Full Results, Splits
Photos from Slieve Gullion today can be viewed hereand here.
Deon McNeilly 1st, David O’Flaherty 3rd, David Steele 4th, Eamon McCrickard 6th, Dominic McGreevy 7th, Eugene McCann 8th, PJ McCrickard 10th, Brian Wilson 18th, Seamus White 30th, Robert Brown 31st, Frank Nugent 33rd, Paul Fegan 51st.
Woods and O’Kane tighten their grip on NIMRA titles
The form book was right for once as current Hill and Dale Champion, Slieve Donard and NIMRA Championship leader Des Woods strengthened his grip on the title with another fine performance over the tough Donard Commedagh course on Saturday in the fifth round of the Northern Ireland Championship. Despite twisting an ankle on the descent, he had 31 seconds to spare over Andrew Annett, who produced an equally fine run to keep Woods working hard and looking over his shoulder right to the end. Continue reading →