The Straide 5k took place on Sunday. It was organised by Straide Community Development Group in aid of the refurbishment of the local hall.
The race was over an out and back course and there was a tough head wind on the out section.
Results: John Byrne won in 18:40, 2 Tom Neville 19.55, 3 Paddy Walsh pipped Michael McNeela with an exciting sprint finish in 20.20.
Sarah Syron won the women’s race in 21.09.
Other finishers included Brendan Murphy 21.10, Andy Neary 21.11, and Tom and Fiona Jennings came home in 29 minutes – Tom having completed a 16 mile training run earlier in the day.