Neil Runs 2.26 in Rotherdam Marathon
Congratulations to all our athletes who raced over the weekend. Fantastic performances all round. Today in the Rotherdam Marathon, Neil Wiktorski ran a brilliant 2hr.26.41, a fantastic time. Great runs also from Joe Kelly, 3hr.03.06 and James Nangle, 3hr.13.30. Georgina Devlin also had a smashing run, 3hr.30.32 a huge Pb. Andrea Murphy, 4hr.06.43, just outside her Pb. Helen Barry, using it as a training run, ran 3hr 16.
In the Manchester Marathon, Dominic Horan ran a excellent new Pb of 2hr.55.51. over 2mins off his previous best.
At the K Club 10k on Saturday, Suzanne Foot was 3rd woman home in an excellent new Pb of 38.45. Joe Cawley aslo recorded a new Pb, 34.21, Colm O'Heigeartaigh, 36.43, was another to run a new Pb. Bill Stanley ran a fine 37.57 and Richard Kavanagh ran 42.00. Bobby Mitchell was just over 40mins and Cathy Mitchell had a great run on her return from injury. Ian McGrath, Kilcoole AC, also had a fine run, well under 34mins. (awaiting official times).
Paul Allen ran 40.20, in tough conditions, in the Great Ireland 10k Run earlier today. Well done to all Sli Cualann athletes who took part.
These are the results we have to hand.
Finally a word of thanks to our coach, Gerry Curtis, for all his hard work with most of the above.