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posted Mon, 9th May 2016

Race update weekend of 7th May

Lucan Harriers was represented at a wide range of races over the weekend.

Darkness into Light:  Four Lucan Harriers athletes - Sinead Fleet, Anita Hughes, Carol Kearney and Ceara Kerrigan,  travelled to Maynooth and Marlay Park to take part in the Darkness into Light fundraising event for Pieta House. 

Le Chéile 5k: Seven Lucan athletes travelled to Leixlip for the annual Le Chéile 5k.  In wet conditions, Patrick Holden was first home for Lucan and 16th overall. Breda Smyth led the ladies home finishing first in the Masters category.

parkrun:  Frauke Caliebe was the second lady home in Griffeen parkrun.

Pearse 5k: Six Lucan athletes took part in the Pearse 5k in Rathfarnham to remember Padraig Pearse.  Tricia Gough led the Lucan athletes home and finished 38th out of 481 finishers.

Phoenix Park Duathlon:  Will Byrne finished 2nd overall and 1st in his age category at the first Belpark Triathlon Club Summer Race in the Phoenix Park.