In the other big race of the day, Paddy O’Toole (Westport AC, pictured above on left) finished 3rd o40 and 31st overall in 15.59 in the 28th Annual Donore Harriers Jingle Bells 5k in Dublin. 1194 finishers, results:
Sunday December 2, Belleek 10k: was won by Michael Canty (Moy Valley AC) in 33:48, first woman Ciara McDermott (Moy Valley AC) 39:48.
Well done to Mayo AC finishers: 9th Tom McLoughlin 39:13, 12th Tom O’Malley 39:46, John Cunniffe 45:26, Deirdre Corcoran 49:05, Andy Neary 49:17, John Nyland 49:38, Claire Murphy 53:27, Seamus Devaney 56:33, Elaine Patterson 60:34, Patricia Waldron 61:57, Mary Nyland 61:58, Cliona Finn 71:30.
147 finishers, results :
The Border Half Marathon in Corbally Co Clare was won by Sean Hehir (Rathfarnham WSAF AC) in 67:46 – almost thirteen minutes ahead of the field of 384. Well done to two Mayo AC finishers Natasha Kelly 1:53.56, and Eugene McCartan 1:54.18.