Mark Kenneally wins Ras na hEireann in Massachusetts

Clonliffe’s Mark Kenneally set a new course record at the Ras na hEireann held in Somerville, Massachusetts in the United States on the 19th of March in taking victory in the 5K Road Race in a time of 14:19, breaking the previous record held by Keith Kelly by all of 5 seconds.

In 2nd place was Keith Kelly in 14:22 (bettering his previous mark set in 2005) and in 3rd place, making it an Irish 1,2,3, was National Marathon ChampionVinney Mulvey of Raheny in 14:42.

Maria McCambridge was 1st lady in a time of 16:07, shattering the previous record of 17:35.