Novice Cross Country
There has been an amendment to the email sent last week with the upcoming cross country dates. The County novice will now be taking place on 9 October.
Novice Cross Country
Cross Country Events
The next race on our calendar is the re-scheduled Janssen 6k in Little Island next Sunday October 2nd. Note a change of venue for registration which takes place at the Janssen offices across the road from the Community Hall in Little Island. Registration is open from 9.30am with the race taking place at 11am. As usual, race entry costs €5 for registered runners and €10 for non-registered.
We're coming to the end of the 2022 season with just 3 races left after Janssen. Looking forward to seeing everyone back for the next few races.
Fantastic Win For Our Ladies Team Who Won SILVER In The East Cork Novice Championships
We saw some wonderful running today in the East Cork Novice Ladies Championships where our ladies team won SILVER also our individual ladies Eileen Leahy took individual SILVER and Caroline Geary won Bronze. The team was completed by Loveness Hegarty, Louise Barry and Agata Sokolowska all having very fine runs,
Our sole male runner was Edmond O'Sullivan who ran a great race as he always does in Cross Country.
We had one runner in the Berlin Marathon on Sunday where the world record was broken. Tony Murray made his marathon debut and a very fine one it was coming home in 3.37.25. Which was a great result and a fantastic occasion to be part of. Its not many can say they ran in a race where the world record was broken. Well done Tony.
We had a nice number of runners in Charleville Half Marathon on Sunday morning. Our first runner home was Tony Forrestal in 1.14.52(PB) finishing 20th overall which was excellent going especially coming off a two week holiday Then Ger O'Regan ran 1.25.36 around the same time as last year. Mark Cronin ran 1.33.59. Our ladies Bernie Twomey 1.57.57, Annette Fitzgerald was 2,10.21 and Sheila Bulman 2.23.02. Well done all ye are well on target for the respective Big Ones.
New Date For Cross Country
Couch 2 5K Starting
Sept.14th @ 6.30pm
Male & Female Qualified Coaches
Suitable for beginners or those returning to running.
Places strictly limited.
New Members always welcome
IMPROVERS meet at 7pm
Enquiries email@example.com or 0872403940
Please pass the word around.
Day 1 of the East Cork Cross Country Championships takes place this Sunday. This is a great race to start with for anyone planning on running cross country this season. All details can be found by following the link below.
World Masters Mountain Running Championships
Andre Brodkorb participated in today’s
21st World Masters Mountain Running Championships 2022 in the Comeragh Mountains near Clonmel.
Over 800 runners from twenty nine countries battled the technical 10km course with a total 600m climb. It was an open race with runners representing their nations and a few club runners side-by-sides. Ireland did itself proud in hosting this event, atmosphere was friendly but very competitive.
When A Training Run Becomes a PB
Declan Dorgan our Club Captain ran his twentieth marathon in Dingle this morning. This was just supposed to be a training run for his upcoming one in Amsterdam but he clocked 3h 2min getting a very good PB into the bargain. Well done Declan.
Dingle Half Marathon
Richard Power ran the Dingle Half Marathon in as he says himself " rain, thunder, lightning and finally sunshine a great race and fairly happy with the time."
Waterford Greenway Half Marathon
A shot of some of our crew at the Greenway Half Marathon on Saturday morning.