5ks at Midfield, Roscommon, East Galway

The penultimate race in the Swinford AC Harvest Series was on Wednesday evening last (September 1) at Midfield. It’s probably the toughest test of all six races. Mayo AC were well represented again with ten competing in a good sized field.

Roscommon Harriers held their 4th and final 5k series race on Friday evening (September 3). It produced some fast times with the first four finishers under 17 mins:

1 Feidhlim McGowan North Sligo 15:26, 2 Ray Hynes Donore Harriers 15:37, 3 Gary Scully Nenagh Olympic AC 16:16, 4 Adrian Smith Roscommon Harriers 16:54.

Jackie Kelly Ferbane AC was the women’s race winner again in 20:14. 52 finishes.

East Galway 5k Saturday September 4: David Carter (GCH) led the 57 runners home in 16:09. Again first four under 17 minutes. First woman Áine Kenny Crusaders AC 20:00.

Results from Roscommon and East Galway are at

https://www.popupraces.ie/race-status/finished/