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Dooney, McElroy win at RTE 5-Mile; Sheils, Fitzgerald Tops in Leixlip 5km

Conor Dooney  came home first at the RTE 5-Mile in Dublin’s Donnybrook,  clocking a  time of 24 mins 35 secs for the for the four-lap course. Dooney’s father Roy is a previous winner of the race.  Just five seconds adrift in second place was Eoin Callaghan , with Stephen Moore  of UBS third. After that […]

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Weekend Round-up: Talty Wins Clonliffe Anniversary Race

Raheny’s Aoife Talty was a clear winner of Clonliffe Women’s 50th anniversary Cross-Country in Santry.  In the battle for second place, Fiona Clinton of DSD pulled away on the second laps to come home clear of Ailish Malone from host club Clonliffe and Deirdre Doyle of St Laurence O’Toole.  For fifth place, Vanessa Sallier of […]

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Round-Up: Christie, Durkan win at Rathfarnham; Lee and Ganiel Sub-2:40 in Berlin

Mark Christie of Mullingar Harriers was a comfortable winner of the Rathfarnham 5km, pushing the pace from the start and winning in 14 mins 37 seconds. Just three seconds adrift was Brian Maher of KCH. In the battle for third place, Conor Dooney of Raheny outsprinted Dunshaughlin’s Robbie Matthews and Tom Fitzpatrick of Tallaght, who […]

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Tragedy Hits Dublin ‘Half’

Tragedy struck in the Phoenix Park when a male runner collapsed and died about 11 miles into the Airtricity Dublin Half Marathon. Sincere condolences to the family and friends of the deceased. Others also suffered badly in the unexpectedly warm weather. Big thanks not only to the hard-pressed St John’s Ambulance crews but also to […]

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Round-Up: Proper Just Off Record At Tullamore

Ferrybank’s Kelly Proper  was only 24 points off her own national record when winning the  heptathlon at the Woodie’s DIY Combined Events Championships in Tullamore – her fourth outdoor title this  season. Proper had started the day day with a commanding lead  after her first day’s efforts: 14.31  in the 100m hurdles (935 points), 1.61 […]

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Ciobanu, McCambridge Win Terenure 5; plus news round-up

Clonliffe’s Sergiu Ciobanu was the class of the field at the 29th Terenure 5-Mile,  winning  by some margin from his Clonliffe team mate Gary O’Hanlon in a time of 24 mins 37 secs. In third place was Thomas Hayes from Kilkenny while after him came a group led by Pat McCartan of West Limerick who […]

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Where to Run: October 15-24

Note: Races ordered by province – Leinster, Munster, Connacht, Ulster. Corrections/additions/flyers welcome. Please check start times and venues before traveling. Extended (provisional) fixture list at http://www.lindienaughton.blogspot.com Saturday October 6-Thursday October 18 World Youth Olympics, Buenos Aires, Argentina Tuesday October 16 LEINSTER Wicklow LSP 3000m Schools Trail Run, 10.30am. Primary and post primary schools runs. C: […]

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