St. Finbarr’s Half Marathon

Well done to all who ran today in an excellently organised event that went off very well. Thanks to all who assisted in the organisation and stewarding of the race. Your support and encouragement was much appreciated by everyone.

Michael Herlihy of North Cork AC won the race in 1.10.09 with Colin Merritt of Carrig na Bhearr second in 1.11.43. Donal O’Callaghan of An Riocht AC was 3rd in 1.14.40. Our own Cathal O Connell was 4th in 1.14.55 which was a fantastic performance after his efforts in the National Half Marathon Championships last week.

In the ladies race Angela MCann of Clonmel AC won in 1.23.10 with Maria Carey of Ennis Track Club second in 1.23.46. Tracey Roche of Doneen AC was 3rd in 1.24.57. Our own Claire McCarthy was 4th in 1.26.59. Full results will be posted on this web site later.