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posted Sun, 12th June 2016

Irish Runner 5 Mile - Sunday 12th June

26 Lucan athletes head to the Phoenix Park for the SSE Airtricity Dublin Marathon Race Series Race 1 - the Irish Runner 5 Mile.

First home for Lucan was Rory Thompson who finished in 32.27 and he was followed by Peter John Hyland in 32.45, Colin O'Gara in 35.10 and John O'Leary in 35.52.

First Lucan Lady home was Kathleen Trunk in 36.34 and she was followed by Jana Radociova in 39.26, Rob Brannigan in 39.27, Caroline Norman in 39.57,  Colm Munnelly in 41.13, Orna Thompson in 41.25, Clare Wright in 41.40, Brian Douglas in 42.59, Claire Johnston in 43.12, Colleen Aherne in  44.54, Laura McDermott in 46.29 and Tom Meade in 50.29.

First fit4life athlete home was Fanchea Gibson in 52.57 followed by Patricia Hennessy in 53.20, Sinead Ivory in 53.34, Anita Hughes in 53.57, Olive Mulligan in 53.58, Olivia Harvey in 57.16, Edel Fogarty in 57.43, Elaine O'Rourke in 57.52,  Josephine Dignam in 59.24 and Patricia Byrne in 1.00.52.

There were three top ten Age Category finishes with John O'Leary finishing 5th in his Age category.  Kathleen Trunk and Josephine Dignam both finished 7th in their Age Categories.

It was Edel Fogarty of the fit4life group's first official 5 Mile Race.