Half Marathon success: two team gold and five individual medals

Athletics Ireland have published provisional results from yesterday’s National Half Marathon Championships in Dublin. And again this year it’s great news for our two women’s teams and five individuals.

Congratulations to our Senior women and o50 teams who both won gold, and to five women who won individual age category medals. 

National Half Marathon Team results:

Mayo AC Senior Women: gold – Norah Newcombe, Colette Tuohy, Sarah Syron, combined time 4:24.28, first of 35 teams

Mayo AC Women o50  : gold – Pauline Moran, Ann Murray, Monica Joyce, combined time 5:18.36.

Individual category medals: Norah Newcombe gold W35, Colette Tuohy silver W45, Monica Joyce bronze W55, Pauline Moran gold W60, Mary Murphy bronze W65.

Sarah Syron was 6th in the senior women individual.

Well done to the M35 A team: John Nolan, Brendan Murphy and Padraig McVann who finished 19th of 74 with a combined time of 4:30.00.  And to our women’s W35 B team Joan Walsh, Edel Feeney and Angela McVann who finished 10th – combined time 5:26.41

Brilliant news all round and well done to all who competed for the club.

Provisional results:  www.athleticsireland.ie/competition/