Gary Wins Roscommon 10 mile, Leanne Fourth in Kildare.
Gary Condon ran an excellent 56.48 to win the Roscommon 10ml road race this morning. Another PB for Gary, in what has been a great season so far, and surely more to come. Adrian Smith, Roscommon Harriers, was second in 57.37. The womens race was won by Paula Miley in 74.38. A new race on the calendar, an excellent race from all reports, good prize money and great food afterwards.
The Carbury 10k was also held yesterday, conditions were extremely hot and humid, making life difficult for the almost 200 athletes taking part. Leanne Geraghty set a new Pb of 47.20 to finish in 4th place in the womens race, Leanne was just pipped for 3rd. Grainne Cunningham, 52.09, and Sandra Brady, 55.02, both did well considering the conditions. The womens race was won by Charlotte Kearney, Donadea, in 38.13, adding to her 2nd place in Kilmore last week. The mens race was won by Kevin Donagher, in 34.19.