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NBH Race Report, 19th – 25th Nov. 2018

NBH Race Report, 19th – 25th Nov. 2018

 

This was a busy week for the Harriers, especially in the XC calendar where they travelled from Ballyclare to Blanchardstown.

 

Sat 24th November          Malcolm Cup

Annadale Striders hosted this well-supported event as part of the on-going Athletics NI XC League 2018/19, held in Sixmilewater Park, Ballyclare.

 The Harriers scored successes in both the 3 Miles Ladies, Veteran Ladies and Veteran Men and in the Senior Men’s and under-20 4 mile race.

In the 3 Miles Ladies, Veteran Ladies and Veteran Men, Neil Carty topped the list in the M50 category with a time of 16:38, while David Clarke headed the M55 category with a time of 17:20. Congratulations to them both.

 

Position Name Time Age Group
5 Neil Carty 16.38 M50
13 David Clarke 17.20 M55
15 James Wallace 17.27 M55
33 John Patience 18.35 M55
70 Helen F Weir 20.41 F45
82 April Clarke 21.03 FO
96 Robert Irvine 21.36 M60
101 Carol Clarke 21.52 F50
102 Greg McClure 21.57 M60
117 Ita McCambridge 22.23 F55
120 Sandy Carr 22.33 F35
138 Lorraine Hibburt 23.15 F45
152 Emma Taylor 23.40 F35
160 Donna McLaughlin 23.56 F45
184 Elaine Holmes 24.49 F50
208 Fiona Magill 25.36 F35
229 Catherine Seawright 26.50 F40
231 Ruth Murphy 26.52 F45
236 Kathleen O’Neill 27.12 F50
237 Eileen Keenan 27.13 F50

 

 

Meanwhile in the Senior Men’s 4 mile race, the club secured third place in the team competition.

 

Position Number Name Time
15 203 Kent Swann 22.04
16 89 Conor Curran 22.12
27 96 James Trainor 22.59
44 90 Mark McAvoy 23.38
68 93 Vernon Shiels 24.33
86 85 Paul Butcher 25.22
100 88 David Curran 26.05
117 86 Ray Cameron 26.33
145 94 Joe Smith 28.18
149 84 Ciaran Browne 28.44
162 83 Gary Blythe 30.14
170 82 Gerry Anderson 31.00
176 87 Lyle Carleton 31.35
178 91 Philip McIlwrath 31.54

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sat 24th November          Mourne MRT Run 4 Rescue Half Marathon

Martsje Hell did the club proud in the Run 4 Rescue Half Marathon. Martsje was the first lady across the line and second place overall with a time of 1:28:20

 

 

Sun 25th November        National XC Championships

Five Harriers made their way to Blanchardstown, Co Dublin to complete in the Irish Life Health, National XC Championships.

The 10,000m course comprised 5 x 2,000m laps of the National Sports Campus, Ireland.

The team managed to secure 8th place in the team rankings with 215 points, contributing to Co Antrim’s successful 5th placing.

 

ID Time Position Name
900 31:42:00 15 Mark McKinstry
902 33:05:00 47 Conan McCaughey
901 33:50:00 66 John Black
904 34:33:00 87 Eamon White
903 34:47:00 93 Philip Goss

 

 

 

 

Sun 25th November       10KM na Ceathrún Gaeltachta

The Falls Road, Belfast turned pink as over 280 runners took to the road in 10k na Ceathrun Gaeltachta. The theme of this year’s race was Is Deontuir Me (Yes, I Donate) highlighting the need for organ donation. The Club fielded four athletes.

 

Pos Bib Firstname Lastname Gender Finish Chiptime
13 680 Roisin Hughes F 00:41:01 00:41:01
120 612 Jim Clinton M 00:52:52 00:52:43
153 739 Francesca McAreavey F 00:55:49 00:55:43
154 862 Catherine Seawright F 00:56:09 00:56:02

 

 

 

 Sat 24th November          PARKRUNS

Fifty North Belfast Harriers were represented across 10 parkruns this week, with five runners achieving PBs. Congratulations to Simon REEVE who led the field in the Waterworks parkrun.

 

Waterworks parkrun, Belfast
Position parkrunner Run Time
1 Simon REEVE 00:18:57 Winner
5 Matt SHIELDS 00:19:42
13 Niall ARMSTRONG 00:20:43
27 Luke KELLY 00:22:53
31 John Gerard MURPHY 00:23:16
53 Tony REID 00:24:15
60 Jack CARBERRY 00:24:36
61 Joe DRAIN 00:24:37
78 Jack McCREADY 00:25:22
95 Greg McCLURE 00:26:09
98 Philip MAGEE 00:26:12
105 Karlene GRAHAM 00:26:41 New PB!
115 Thomas Peter NORTON 00:27:11
133 Matthew HIGGINS 00:28:11
142 Jim CLINTON 00:28:33
147 Nicola McSTRAVICK 00:28:51
149 Eimear NUGENT 00:28:56
151 Stella HARRISON 00:28:59
153 Padraigin BINGHAM 00:29:05
156 Nuala MAHON 00:29:11
160 Claire BROWNING 00:29:39 New PB!
162 Gordon GLENN 00:29:51
170 Gillian RODEN 00:30:53
173 Heather WILSON 00:31:15
177 Gemma LOWE 00:31:30
178 Sandy CARR 00:31:31
179 Grainne STEPHENS 00:31:32
180 Jacqueline LAWLOR 00:31:35
181 Michael LAWLOR 00:31:36
191 Bernadette DUFFY 00:32:29
192 Philip McILWRATH 00:32:34
202 Ita WEIR 00:33:18 New PB!
203 Maire JAMISON 00:33:19 New PB!
204 Deirdre MURRAY 00:33:20 New PB!
219 Ita McCAMBRIDGE 00:34:29
232 Margaret STEPHENS 00:35:36
245 Natalie CLARKE 00:37:30
276 Eileen KEENAN 00:44:19
280 Elisabeth FRENCH 00:49:28
284 Rosy RYAN 00:54:22
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Derry City parkrun
Position parkrunner Run Time
2 Stephen WALKER 00:18:36
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Belfast Victoria parkrun
Position parkrunner Run Time
28 Colin SIMPSON 00:21:31
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Ecos parkrun, Ballymena
Position parkrunner Run Time
14 Paul WILLIAMS 00:21:01
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Queen’s parkrun, Belfast
Position parkrunner Run Time
22 Ciaran HUNTER 00:22:07
65 Kevin LAVERY 00:25:35
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Wallace parkrun, Lisburn
Position parkrunner Run Time
22 John McCONNELL 00:22:02
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Antrim parkrun
Position parkrunner Run Time
39 Brian STEWART 00:22:14
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Larne parkrun
Position parkrunner Run Time
12 Nat GLENN 00:22:51
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Valley parkrun, Newtownabbey
Position parkrunner Run Time
32 Thomas McKINSTRY 00:28:07
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Stormont parkrun
Position parkrunner Run Time
37 Helen F WEIR 00:24:18

 

 

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