Fast running by Connacht athletes

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 .

 
And Freddie Sittuk showed no sign of tiredness today when he was the winner of Irish Runner 5 in Dublin in 25:08.
Brendan McDonnell (GCH) ran a fine race to finish second eight seconds behind in 25:16. Over 1500 finishers results www.myrunresults.com