Jul 3, 2006 [Noel Guiden] At the Cork City Sports on Saturday 1st of July at the Mardyke Alistair Cragg was a surprise entry in the Men’s 1500M, having been entered in the 3000M. Cragg was in contention and indeed was leading at the 3rd lap however, lost ground on the 2 Kenyans to finish 3rd in a time of 3:40.71, behind Laban Rotich 3:39.98 and Paul Korir3:40.46.
In the Irish Milers Club development 800M B race Connor Healy finished 2nd in a time of 1:53.96 behind Rathfarnham’s Eoin Flynn (1:53.62).
In the C race Kevin English was 4th in a time of 2:00.81, the race winner was Dermot McDermott of Sligo A.C. 1:58.07.
At the Rathfarnham 5K Road Race held on the 2nd of July Clonliffe’s Cian McLoughlin was 7th in a time of 15:01, race winner was Joe McAlister of St. Malachy’s 14:17.