Today's 4 Mile in Clonmel had very much a Kilkenny flavour as KCH had first, second and third finishers in the personages of Brian Maher (19.01), Toss Hayes (19.07) and Eoin Everard (19.23). Not too far off thepace was Ken Maher in 18th (22.21). Well done men.
The Novice cross-country championships were held in The Castle Park today. After many changed decisions our ladies fielded two teams -one in Grade A and one in Grade B- for the Novice cross country championships in the Castle Park today. And they did more than field teams. They competed and competed successfully. The "A" squad - Claire Dermody 2nd, Cathy Millett 3rd, Anita Byrne 6th - finished in first place. The "B" squad with mostly very novice runners won silver. Team members were Aisling Gannon 13th, Fiona Phelan 17th and Joanne O'Dwyer 18th. The men were also out with good [...]
Congratulations to our Fit4Life ladies on their performance in todays Dublin City Marathon. Representing KCh in the County Kilkenny Marathon Championships they were placed second thereby winning the silver medals. Team scorers were Catherine Ryan 3.54.54, Teresa Comerford 4.16.04 and Sinead FitzGerald 4.34.30. Backup wasprovided by Louise O'Reilly 4.57.22 and Angela Lalor 6.11.18.
Thunderstorms led to time changes for American Conference cross-country in New Orleans today. So it was wet and muddy conditions which the runners encountered but it didn't bother Peter Lycnh or his team mates as they took the team title for the fifth consecutive year. Peter ran well from the gun and finished in fourth place.