Rathlin Run 2015

Well done to all who completed the Rathlin Run 10 mile today especially Patrick Higgins (1:07:21) who was 3rd male and Mari Troeng who was 2nd lady and 10th overall (1:13:24) .

Teer turns on the style to make it four in a row and retains the McGrady Financial Services Perpetual Shield

A special report on the Leitrim 5 by Joe McCann

IMG_7840On a day of great disappointment for many who eagerly awaited a great display, those who witnessed the spectacle of the Leitrim 5 Mile road race were treated to ‘a festival of speed’ as the ‘flying’ Brendan Teer of East Down AC recorded his fourth consecutive win in an event he has come to dominate. Despite having raced in the Carlingford 5k the previous evening, recording an impressive sub 15:30 for the 3.1 course, the perennial race favourite was in imperious form as he controlled the race in the early stages before making a decisive move. Continue reading

Anyone fancy a Parkrun?

Roady MacTar reports from windy Craigavon

Worldwide there were 594 parkruns at 9:30am local time on Saturday 4th July. From humble beginnings in Bushy Park, Teddington with 13 competitors and 4 volunteers in October 2004 , 732,937 runners of all abilities have clocked up an amazing 37,082,400km in 346 locations throughout the UK.  Continue reading