The annual Danesfort JJ Reddy attracked large numbers again this year and KCH had a considerable number taking part particularky in the 10K. In the 5K Padraig Ruane (17.05) and Cathal Kearney (17.22) took first and third place respectively. Also running the 5K were Olive Mullally, Caitriona Keneally, Nicky Flynn and Karen Nugent.
The 10K also saw impressive performances with Trust Mtinsi first home in 33.46 and James Kearney individual fourth in 36.09. Impressive for the ladies was Claire Dermody with 42.30. Two of yesterday’s half marathoners – Bregeen Murphy and Deirdre Scott – completed the 10K in 59.58 – another dead heat! Among the finishers were David Lawlor, Noel Maher, Andy Hanrahan, Caoimhe Foley, Conor McGabahann, Irene Henebry, Seamus Nugent, Roisin O’Dwyer, Colette Shannon, Fiona Phelan, Anne Marie Holden, Maria Casey, Bridget Rochford and MartinaMcGrath.
The half marathon produced PBs for many including Graham Bourne (1.22.24) finishing in 6th place and Declan Walshe (1.33.00). Included in the good performances were Davy Hogan, Billy Quinn, Tony Lauhoff, Seamus Kavanagh, Michael and Geraldine Grogan, Anita Byrne, Philip O’Hara, Eddie Hawe, Kate Sugrue, Paul Earley and Anne Marie Shortall. Note: All finishing times available on Total Timing.