The Garmin Great Ireland Run took place on Sunday 15th April in the Phoenix Park and incorporated the AAI National 10k Championships. 

In the 10k, the first home for Lucan Harriers in 86th position was Patrick O’Donoghue in a time of 35.56 followed in 116th place by Will Byrne in 36.49 and David Trunk in 44.40.  First Lucan Lady home was Kathleen Trunk in 46.48 and she was followed by Danijela Klopotan in 48.11 and Tricia Gough in 48.13 – all three ladies finishing in the top 1,000 in the race.  Keith Gallagher finished in 50.13 with Eileen O’Brien home in 53.03 – 5th in her age group in the National Championships, followed by Helen McGinnity Gleeson in 54.28, Anne Smith in 58.09, Celine Murphy O’Keeffe in 58.42, Marie Collins in 1.00.04, Kim Jones in 1.01.15, Anita Hughes in 1.03.37, Fanchea Gibson in 1.12.29 and Josephine Dignam in 1.17.28.

In the 5k race Joanna McCormack was the sole Lucan representative and finished in 38.42.

Photos below of Patrick O'Donoghue and Danijela Klopotan.  Photo credit : Rob Brannigan