Road race results 5th/6th October
There were quite a number of GCH competing over the weekend of the 5th/6th October. If any GCH members are racing anywhere/have any results do let us know.
At the Irish ¾ Marathon in Longwood, County Meath, Paul Keane finished in a fine time of 2 hrs 10 minutes 38 seconds while Barbara Bergin posted 1.45.59 at the Tarmonbarry Half Marathon in County Roscommon.
Closer to home the Galway Bay series of races took place on Saturday in rather wet conditions! Quite a number of GCH competed in the various races. In the Marathon Distance, Mirko Warnke finished in 3.44.56 (100th Marathon for Mirko!).
In the Half Marathon there were some fine performances from Louis Coyne (1.20.55), Culan O’ Meara (1.21.17), Gráinne Ni Uallacháin (1.24.46),Neasa De Burca (1.25.39), Tony O’Connor (1.26.07), Ray O’Connor (1.26.07), Diarmuid Hennessy (1.26.36), Sinead Foran (1.27.48), Eimear Butler (1.32.18), Deirdre McCrae (1.42.08), Eamonn Brennan, Sinead Kelly, Sean Dineen, Niall Daly, Thomas Cushen, Susanne Smith, Greg Niland, Siobhan Mooney, Mary Rabbit, Lesley Ann Walsh, Lisa Collins, Mary Grealish, Olive Stewart, Eimear Howley. Competing in the 10k were Eileen McCarty, Avril Timmons, Noritte Gallagher, Joe O'Neill, Paul Whent, Pamela Devins.
We also had a number of GCH athletes who 'doubled up' (10k & Half), including Imelda Ferguson, Tim Donnellan, Jayne Killian, Kathleen Graham, Helena Scannell, Sandra Glennon, David Niland. Well done to everyone!