Some great performances by Lucan athletes
Lucan's Niamh Fitzgerald and Carol Kearney travelled to Athlone to take part in the Indoor National League. Carol ran the 200m in a great time of 31 seconds and Niamh stormed to an over 40's Irish National Record in the 1,500m in a time of 4.46.
At the AXA Raheny 5 Mile, 27 Lucan athletes joined the 2,724 runners in the very popular annual road race. There were some great performances with a new route in 2016 taking in St. Anne's Park. Will Byrne and Patrick Holden finished in the top 100 and Breda Smyth was the leading Lucan Lady home with a well deserved PB. Lucan Men finished in tenth in team competition with Lucan Ladies coming in twelfth. 8 fit4life athletes took part in the race with many of them taking part in their first 5 Mile race.
Lucan's Ciaran Dunne finished 3rd in the Men's Section of the Ballyfin 6k in County Laois, held on Sunday 25th January.