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posted Mon, 23rd May 2016

Good running from Lucan athletes W/E 22nd May

Bob Heffernan 5k, Virgin Media Night Run and parkrun

Bob Heffernan 5k: Forty Lucan athletes travelled to the Bob Heffernan 5k in Enfield on Tuesday 17th May.  There were some great runs on the rural course with Will Byrne leading the Lucan men home.  Breda Smyth and Frauke Caliebe crossed the line together to lead the ladies home.  Anne Walker flew the flag for the fit4life group.

Virgin Media Night Run 10k: Ten Lucan runners took part in the Virgin Media Night Run when a sea of red jerseys snaked along the Liffey quays in Dublin's docklands on Sunday 22nd May.  There were great runs by Lucan athletes with Will Byrne finishing in 32nd place out of over 5,000 athletes.  Kathleen Trunk was the first Lucan lady home.  Also present on the night was eighteen Lucan Harrier volunteers who stewarded at the start line.

parkrun: There was a double for Lucan Harriers athletes at parkrun with Will Byrne leading the field home at Griffeen parkrun and Tommy Buggle first across the line in Castletown parkrun.