There were some fast times by Connacht athletes over the weekend. In the annual Michael Manning Memorial 10k at Dunshaughlin (June 23) Emmett Dunleavy (Sligo AC) finished 5th in 30:51, Paddy O’Toole (Westport AC) 15th in 32:42 and 1st M40, Seamus Somers (Sligo AC) 17th in 33:01 and 1st M45. Both Emmett and Seamus recorded PBs. Michelle Lannon (Carrick-onShannon AC) finished second W45 in 40:12.
Race winner was Hiko Tonosa (DSD) 30:16, with former Balla 10k (2014) winner Freddie Sittuk (Raheny Shamrock AC) second 30:22.
758 finishers including over 60 teams .