Dublin Masters Cross Country Championships – Sunday 7th January
Lucan Harriers was at the Dublin Masters Cross Country Championships which was held in St. Anne's Park, Raheny on Sunday 7th January. The course was a two lap course for the ladies race run over 3,000m through the wooded area of the park. We had some very strong performances from our 5 Ladies.
Niamh Fitzgerald led the Lucan ladies home finishing 3rd overall, and won the silver medal in the F40 age category in a time of 12.26. Next home for Lucan was Lorraine Heffernan who crossed the finish line in a time of 14.11 earning her 5th place in the F45 age category and she was closely followed by Hilary McGee who finished in 14.14. Next home was Kathleen Trunk in a time of 15.25 and Eileen O'Brien who finished in a time of 18.08 which earned her the bronze medal in her age category.
The Lucan Harriers team of Niamh, Lorraine, Hilary and Kathleen were 9th in the W35 Team Competition.