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) .
Well done to all who competed. Club member results HERE. Report to follow.
A special report on the Leitrim 5 by Joe McCann
On 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
Presented by Liatroim Fontenoys GAC in association with Newcastle AC
Saturday 8th August 2015
Race Preview by Joe McCann
Fun run 12 noon
5 mile race 1pm
Fontenoy Park, 11 Backaderry Road, Leitrim, Castlewellan, Co. Down, BT31 9SL
Registered Athletes £7
Unregistered Athletes £8
Fun run £3 / Under 7’s free
Results are below. Training as usual next week in Tollymore – pyramid session 1-2-3-4-5-4-3-2-1 led by the runner latterly known as P!!!
Remember to contact The Prophet or Jack if you are going to the Portaferry 10.
Next Parkrun outing is City Park Craigavon on Saturday 25th July (See previous notification!) Continue reading
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