Suzanne Wins Mo, Valerie wins in Avondale
A busy weekend for racing saw our athletes competing in Dublin, Wicklow and Kilkenny. Suzanne Foot was 1st woman home in the Mo-Run 5k, held in the Phoenix Park on Saturday 17th Nov. Her time of 21.39 also saw her finish in 5th place overall (some reports that course may have been a bit long). Great performance considering the heavy training Suzanne is doing at the moment.
On Sunday, 18th Nov, the Fit4Life 4mile was held in Avondale. Ian McGrath was 2nd, 21.55 (1stO/35). Finbar Kirwan, 4th, 22.25 (1stO/40). Dominic Horan 13th, 23.48,(2nd O/45).
In the same race Valerie Brunton continued her great run of form by winning the womens race in a time of 24.39. (Joy Johnson 2nd, Susan Lawless 3rd, both well know to Bray Runners). Charlotte Stevens, continued her impressive return to racing, winning the O/50 section in a time of 31.27. Andrea Murphy ran a solid 33.26 and Carmel Murphy completed an impressive display by our athletes finishing 4th O/45 in a time of 35.12.
In the Stook Hill 10 mile Challenge, held in Dungarvan, Co. Kilkenny, Richard Kavanagh ran 68.45. (see race reports section for race details). The mens race was won by Gary O,Hanlon, Clonliffe, tlme, 51.58, and the womens race was won by Angela McCann in a time of 63.01.