John Higgins 6th in Derry marathon, Tribal 5k results

In the Derry Walled City Marathon on Sunday June 2, John Higgins (Mayo AC) finished an excellent sixth place overall in 2:52.15. John won the first race in Mayo AC Summer 5k Series in Claremorris.

The race winner in Derry was Eric Koech in 2:34.19.
As race details say “The challenging route follows the dynamic neighbourhoods of the city, the old rural villages, the banks of the meandering River Foyle and the city’s famous bridges before returning to the Walled City for a finish in the historic Guildhall Square”.
Results (821 finishers)

A couple of members competed in the Tribal Games 5k in Galway on Sunday June 2. Well done to Mags Connell 25:37, and Eileen Ronayne (Crowley) 26:47.