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North Belfast runners are not half bad this week

NBH Race Report, 17th – 23rd September 2018

 

This week North Belfast Harriers were out in force at the Belfast’s largest half marathon.

 

Causeway Coast Marathon

22nd September saw an ultra, marathon, half marathon and 10k races along the North Antrim Coast. Two NBH runners took part, one in the marathon and one in the half marathon.

Marathon

Pos Bib First name Last name Finish Time
168 339 Thomas McKinstry 06:45:11

 

Half Marathon

Pos Bib First name Last name Finish Time
56 1026 Helen Weir 01:54:48

 

Dublin Half Marathon

In Phoenix Park, Dublin there was a half marathon on 22nd September. The course was two different loops of the park, Padraigin Bingham ran for NBH.

Photo courtesy of Padraigin Bingham

Pos Bib First name Last name Finish Time Chip Time
4923 6352 Padraigin Bingham 02:19:49 02:05:31 – New PB

 

Blackrock 4 Miles

On 22nd September Friday evening two harriers made the trip down to Blackrock village, Co. Louth. James Wallace won the Male 50 category.

Pos Bib First name Last name Finish Time
13 298 Conor Curran 00:21:25
29 562 James Wallace 00:23:13 – Won M50

 

Belfast Half Marathon

Deep RiverRock Belfast City Half Marathon had over 4,000 participants this year. The race was won by Gideon Kipsang Kimosop from Derry Track Club in 01:07:45 and Beechmount Harriers Gerrie Short won the ladies race in 01:25:32.

There was a large turnout by NBH runners (over 40 runners) many achieving personal bests in the favourable weather conditions and some even running the half marathon distance for the first time.

Photo courtesy of Liam Smyth

       

       

Photos courtesy of Greg McClure

Pos Bib First name Last name Finish Time Chip Time
24 3220 Kent Swan 01:17:52 01:17:51
106 3187 Laurence Johnston 01:24:22 01:24:20
116 387 John McGuigan 01:24:51 01:24:43
129 3552 Stephen Walker 01:25:44 01:25:42
142 3917 Jim Benson 01:26:20 01:26:17
178 1069 Rory Kane 01:27:36 01:27:26
188 2098 Paul Butcher 01:27:52 01:27:41
231 2524 Patrick McAuley 01:29:07 01:29:00
255 1141 Arran Rutledge 01:29:50 01:29:36
280 754 Frankie Smyth 01:30:56 01:30:01
326 3950 Joe Drain 01:32:43 01:32:19
429 3323 Paul Williams 01:35:35 01:35:19
496 2243 Christopher Lennon 01:37:35 01:36:37
562 444 Una McConnell 01:38:56 01:38:49
594 1528 Kevin McCann 01:39:37 01:39:00
596 3055 Damien Gill 01:39:40 01:38:21
865 962 Emma Sheehy 01:44:27 01:43:29
885 1027 Anthony Fleming 01:44:53 01:43:35 – Course PB
916 2737 Paul Carlin 01:45:27 01:44:44 – New PB
920 3045 Jason Reid 01:45:38 01:44:09
927 3951 Siobhan Drain 01:45:44 01:44:27
970 63 Maurice Palmer 01:46:30 01:44:57
1096 2399 Andrew Taylor 01:48:27 01:47:11
1100 4002 Elaine Holmes 01:48:34 01:47:53 – New PB
1114 2398 Diane Taylor 01:48:41 01:47:25
1117 1223 Sarah Jane Stewart 01:48:42 01:47:06
1173 3042 Katrina McAuley 01:49:32 01:48:52
1254 1914 Gerry Anderson 01:51:19 01:50:01
1339 4112 Thomas Taylor 01:52:25 01:51:10
1376 2110 Mia McDowell 01:52:55 01:51:17
1490 3771 Emma Taylor 01:54:20 01:53:05
1654 1657 Thomas Norton 01:56:29 01:53:52
2355 1187 Joanne McAllister 02:07:32 02:04:23
2359 189 Fiona Magill 02:07:36 02:04:27
2506 2794 Catherine Seawright 02:11:00 02:07:51
2620 263 Joe Wilson 02:12:52 02:10:17
2837 3028 Eimear Nugent 02:16:50 02:13:48
2927 65 Lynn McKenna 02:20:04 02:16:55
3017 801 Paul Armstrong 02:23:16 02:20:07
3036 3373 Bronagh Conlon 02:23:47 02:20:35
3037 1916 Monica O’Kane 02:23:47 02:20:35
3374 454 Robbie Spears 02:43:59 02:40:51
3378 4184 Gemma Lowe 02:44:20 02:41:18
3379 2435 Joanne McGurk 02:44:20 02:41:18
3380 2449 Andrew Grimley 02:44:21 02:41:19
3381 2461 Megan Beggs 02:44:21 02:41:18

 

Parkrun

Waterworks

Pos First name Last name Finish Time
5 Paul Curley 00:18:38
7 Drew Knox 00:20:16
24 Orla Cash 00:22:58
26 Gary Blythe 00:23:03
28 Greg McClure 00:23:15
36 John Gerard Murphy 00:24:16
47 Tony Reid 00:24:51
61 Lyle Carleton 00:25:39
67 Maurice Palmer 00:25:47
69 Gerry Anderson 00:25:50
80 Kevin McCann 00:26:32
84 Philip McIlwrath 00:26:44
89 Matthew Higgins 00:26:58
104 Philomena Donaldson 00:28:06
112 Fergus Jamison 00:28:35 – New PB
115 Siobhan Drain 00:28:45
116 Christopher Lennon 00:28:45
117 Joe Drain 00:28:46
118 Paul Williams 00:28:47
119 Sean McShane 00:28:49
134 Jennifer Butcher 00:30:19 – New PB
136 Gemma Lowe 00:30:26
147 Marian Hayes 00:31:25
152 Eimear Nugent 00:32:01
175 Grainne Stephens 00:36:45
177 Angela Greenhill 00:36:46
194 Rosy Ryan 00:45:12

 

Cardiff

Pos First name Last name Finish Time
11 Connor McCann 00:18:21

 

Belfast Victoria

Pos First name Last name Finish Time
72 Colin Simpson 00:22:49
226 Anthony Fleming 00:38:41

 

Queens

Pos First name Last name Finish Time
3 Philip Patrick Donnelly 00:18:39
4 Marc Jennings 00:18:41 – New PB
25 Ciaran Hunter 00:21:41
46 Vincent Bradley 00:23:08
69 John Lavery 0024:19

 

Falls

Pos First name Last name Finish Time
7 John McConnell 00:22:09
46 Jim Clinton 00:30:22

 

Omagh

Pos First name Last name Finish Time
3 Cathaoir Purvis 00:22:01

 

Antrim

Pos First name Last name Finish Time
58 Holly Bennett 00:25:10

 

Castlewellan

Pos First name Last name Finish Time
3 Matt Shields 00:18:56
72 Damien Gill 00:25:21

 

Falcarragh

Pos First name Last name Finish Time
27 Kevin Lavery 00:27:04