Virtual DCM / 3k Time Trial 2020

Well done to all our athletes who took part in a number of virtual events over the weekend. Well done also to those who came out to support and encourage the athletes.
The following are the results we have to hand.
Paul Allen, 3.22.51.
Thomas Bubendorfer, 3.37.59. (Treadmill).
Neil Felton, 3.47.
Lee Borland, 3.48.32.
Karol O,Loinsigh, 3.48.
Joe Eustace 4.13
Kara Tedford, 4.18.46.
Aisling Byrne, 6.04.13
Half Marathon
Paul Donohoe, 1.50.
Dario Zanchetta, 1.56.34. Pb
Maureen O'Rourke 2.03.48
Jenny Lawler, 2.05.42. Pb
Mark Duncan, 2.20.41.
Club 3k Time Trial
Conor Boyle. 10.08. Pb.
Drew Donohoe, 11.12, Pb.
Bill Stanley, 11.49,
Siobhan Doyle, 11.54. Pb.
Paul Donohoe, 11.58, Pb.
Sharon Ryan, 12.47.
Susan Brady, 14.03, Pb.
Rachel Daly, 15.50.
Mary O'Connor, 15.58, Pb.
Elaine Norton, 16.50.
Emer Hynes, 17.16.
Jackie O'Neill, 17.58, Pb.
Elaine Casey, 18.18. Pb.
800 mtrs
Ashling Smith, 2.32.
Well done also to Dominic Horan who did a fine job pacing Catherine O'Connor to an exce!!ent new Half Marathon Pb of 84.28.

Pat Cooper dies aged 68

The Committee and members of Bray Runners AC would like to pass on our deepest sympathies to Pat's family, friends and members of Raheny Shamrock. An ever-present, larger than life figure at athletics events up and down the country, with words of encouragement for everyone he met. Pat you will be missed.

Club Mile Time Trial

Well done to all athletes who took part in and those who helped to organise the Club 1 mile Time Trial on Thursday 17th September. Great times recorded by all.
Conor Boyle: 5.09.
Paul Allen: 5.13.
Conor Maher: 5.16.
Drew Donohoe: 5.25.
Conor Donohoe. 5.29.
Gordon McWilliams; 5.45.
Lee Borland; 5.55.
Paul Donohoe: 6.02.
Siobhan Doyle ; 6.13.
Joe Eustace: 6.18.
Thomas Budendorfer; 6.19.
Conor Joyce; 6.27.
Keith Lynn; 6.37.
Georgina McWilliams; 7.00.
Mark Duncan; 7.29.
Rachel Daly; 8.01.
Avril Leonard. 8.02.
Mary Deery; 8.10.
Cara Barry; 8.37.
Suzanne Grogan; 8.50.
Elaine Norton; 8.59.
Maire NiMhidhigh; 9.03.
Eileen Fox; 9.19.
Ana Molina; 9.58.
Also, at the MyRun Club Series 5k with Avondale Sports Race 2, Bernard Quinn ran 22.41 and finished 1st 0/65. Derek Crammond was first athlete home in 16.26. First woman home was Catherine O'Connor in 18.55. Well done to all who took part.
At the Castlegar Open Cross Country, our good friend Ian Egan finished 3rd 0/50, in a time of 25.23, in the Men's 6k event.

Charleville Half Marathon 2020

The Charleville Half Marathon was held on Sunday 13th Sept, with a restricted entry list of just under 100 athletes. Well done to Ian McGrath who made the long trip to Charleville and ran a fine 77.21. Well done also to our fellow Sli Cualann athlete Brian Geraghty who ran an excellent 72.08. First athlete home was Mick Clohisey, Raheny Shamrocks, in 65.08 and Breege Connolly, Derry Spartans, was first woman home in 77.27. Well done to all who took part.

MyRun Club Series 5K

Day 1 of the MyRun Club Series 5k with Avondale Sports was held on Thursday 10th September. We had 3 athletes take part, Neil Felton ran 19.40 and finished 4th 0/35, John Ashworth ran 22.31 and was 3rd 0/55 and Bernard Quinn ran 23.32 and was 2nd 0/65.
Well done to all who took part and to those who helped to organise the event in these difficult times.
First athlete home was Sean Hehir, MSB, in 16.05 and first woman was Catherine O'Connor, Parnell AC, in 19.21.

2020 National Masters T/F Championships

Well done to all who took part and officiated at the 2020 National Masters T/F C/ships which were held in Morton Stadium on 6th September. Dolores Gilliland ran a new Pb of 18.63 sec to take home Gold in the 0/60 100mtrs. Ashling Smith, running the 400 mtrs for the first time, finished in 3rd place, running a fine 70.64sec.
In a very competitive men's 0/40 1500mtrs, Conor Maher ran a new Pb of 4.47.85 to finish in 8th place. Well done also to all our fellow Sli Cualann athletes who took part, which included Billy Tyrrell, 19.28, 4th in 0/60 5000mtrs, Catherine O'Connor, 10.33, 4th in 0/40 3000mtrs, Nick Russell, 73.50, 2nd in 0/60 400mtrs, Tim Grummell 4.22.93 4th in 0/35 1500mtrs and William Belton, 6.23, 1st in 0/70 1500mtrs.
Two National Age Group records were also set yesterday, Anne Gilshinan, Slaney Olympic, ran 10.36 in the 0/55 3000mtrs and Tommy Hughes, Strive RC, ran 16.47 in the 0/60 5000mtrs. Congratulations to all.
Congratulation also to Mark Messitt who was first home in the recent MCI Marathon in a fine 2hr, 59.


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