NEWS

3.12.18

  Saturday 1 December marked the end of the road racing season with the Seeley Cup 10k.  The event, hosted by Willowfield Harriers is a flat and fast three lap course, starting on the Ormeau embankment and finishing in the grounds of Ormeau Park.  It is always a highly competitive race at the top end …

26.11.18

It was a relatively quiet week in the local racing calendar with Ballydrain’s athletes taking part in just two local events.  On the 22nd and 23rd of November, East Antrim Marathon Series hosted a 6 hour challenge on a new route from the V36 complex at the Valley Leisure Centre.  Colin Campbell was the sole …

19.11.18

On Wednesday 14 November almost 2,000 runners with flashing LED armbands descended on Stormont Estate for the Run in the Dark. The event is hosted by The Mark Pollock Trust to support ongoing research to find a cure for spinal cord injury. There was both 5k and 10k races on a route which started and …

12.11.18

On Saturday 10 October 241 runners took to the roads around Ballynahinch for the Run to Remember. The 5k race was organised by Atlas Running on behalf of Ballynahinch British Legion. The overall winner was John Craig (Victoria Park & Connswater AC) in 17:12 and Sarah Graham (Mourne Runners) finished first lady in 20:25. Four …