Weekend round up

Aside from the busy Saturday reported in earlier postings the Clonliffe athletes in action at other venues. One of the big half marathons of the year the Bohermeen Half took place in Co Meath today, Sunday the 12th. 1st Clonliffe athlete home was Sergiu Ciobanu 4th place in 67.41 in a race won by Yared Deresse (Carrick Aces AC) in an impressive 65.58 . Other Clonliffe John Donlon 1:19.58, Matt McGuinness 1:21.18, Stephen Ryan 1:22.18, Kieran Murphy 1:27.06, Mick Bermingham 1:33.55, Andrew Eustace 1:36.00, Mary Ketterer 1:37.13, Ann Lyons 1:45.06, Aine McCann 1:49.02.

On Sunday Anto Doran ran a fine PB of 77.14 in the Lisbon Half Marathon.

Also the Garristown 10k, the M35 team of Declan Grant, Mick Gleeson and Shane Rooney took Dublin bronze. Aisling Andrews was 2nd senior woman and Aideen O’Connor 1st W45. (Note: women’s 10k not a Dublin championship but an open eace) Full results and times: https://coretiming.ie/events/windmill-run-2023/#2_6710A8

Saturday the BHAA cross country race took place at Maynooth College, Yvonne McDonagh was 1st W 45 in the 2 mile race and Colm Doran 3rd M 65 in the 4 mile. Full results not available, check out bhaa.ie.