Munster Senior and Masters T&F Championships Cork Monday June 6.
Our sprinters were in action again in Cork yesterday.
Despite a lower back problem John Walkin won the M40 200 metres.
Physio Conor Duffy was on hand to patch him up and he ‘just about got through it’.
John and Conor combined with Declan Owens and Keith Conroy to win the 4×100 and 4×400 relay.
Brilliant performances by John and relay quartet.
In the Cork City Marathon on Sunday well done Stephen Skillington who completed the race in 3:43.53.
Race winner was Tim O’Donoghue (East Cork AC) 2:18, and Lizzie Lee (Leevale AC) was first woman finisher in 2:44.
Jake O’Regan (St John’s AC) won the half marathon in 64 minutes an improvement of nearly two minutes on his Charleville PB in 2020.
In Dublin on Sunday, Aoife Kilgallon (Sligo AC) won the women’s mini marathon in 33:07 a new 10k PB by 40 seconds.
This weekend some members are planning to hit the ultra trail at Portumna.
And there is a 10k race at Strokestown on Sunday June 12