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NBH Race Report, 11th July – 18th July 2021

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Due to the quiet holiday period, it’s quality over quantity this week with some Harriers taking to the hills.

 

Sat 17th July 2021:            Spelga Skyline Challenge

 The Spelga Skyline Challenge is an arduous race on open mountains first held in May 1981. It has gone from strength to strength ever since and remains one of the most challenging routes in the fellrunning circuit.

The route took in the most scenic summits in the Mourne Mountains: Slievenamuck  / Butter Mountain, Slieve Meelbeg,  Slieve Loughshannagh, Slieve Muck, Slievemoughanmore, Pierces Castle, Rocky Mountain, Hen Mountain and Cock Mountain.

The course was completed by two North Belfast Harriers – Martsje Hell and Simon Reeve. Well done to both!

 

Position Athlete Run Time
13 Simon Reeve 03:41:31
16 Martje Hell 03:43:24

 

 

Sat 17th July          PARKRUNS

A total of 55 North Belfast Harriers took part in 10 parkruns this week.

Congratulations to Mark McAvoy for being the first finisher in the Waterworks Parkrun.

Well done also to Jay CRAWFORD, Conor CURRAN, Brandon McMINN, Aaron RUSH, Luke KELLY and Brian STEWART on their PBs.

 

 

Waterworks parkrun
Position   parkrunner   Run Time   Notes
1   Mark McAVOY   00:17:23   First Finisher
17   Greg McCLURE   00:22:24    
21   Fionnuala O’HARE   00:22:50    
22   Joseph GALLAGHER   00:22:59    
34   Dara CASSIDY   00:24:33    
40   Maurice PALMER   00:24:49    
41   David HURST   00:24:52    
50   Tony REID   00:25:37    
58   Jack CARBERRY   00:26:18    
59   Laurence ROGERS   00:26:19    
61   Jay CRAWFORD   00:26:28   New PB
63   Orán STEELE   00:26:42    
68   Matt SHIELDS   00:27:05    
69   Kevin McCANN   00:27:06    
73   Thomas McKINSTRY   00:27:23    
74   Laura CONNOLLY   00:27:31    
85   Catherine SEAWRIGHT   00:28:23    
86   Lyle CARLETON   00:28:23    
88   Stella HARRISON   00:28:33    
102   Lynn MURRAY   00:29:33    
103   Michael LAWLOR   00:29:33    
106   Joanne CURRAN   00:29:38    
114   Evelyn PALMER   00:30:14    
131   Jim CLINTON   00:31:18    
136   Philomena DONALDSON   00:31:50    
139   Margaret STEPHENS   00:32:03    
145   Gillian RODEN   00:32:41    
151   Kerry McSHANE   00:33:34    
154   Jason REID   00:33:41    
156   Grainne STEPHENS   00:33:59    
172   Lorna McGRATH   00:36:16    
176   Roy RAINEY   00:37:53    
189   Martin McLARNON   00:40:00    
194   Bernadette DUFFY   00:44:06    
196   Denise RAINEY   00:44:13    
199   Nisha SHARMA   00:46:25    
206   Rosy RYAN   00:59:23    
207   Philip McILWRATH   00:59:25    
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Belfast Victoria parkrun
Position   parkrunner   Run Time    
2   Andrew MILLIGAN   00:14:52    
4   Conor CURRAN   00:15:54   New PB
5   Brandon McMINN   00:16:03   New PB
7   Aaron RUSH   00:16:14   New PB
8   Luke KELLY   00:16:51   New PB
20   James Alexander BROWN   00:18:32    
129   Joe WILSON   00:28:52    
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Ecos parkrun, Ballymena
Position   parkrunner   Run Time    
25   Brian STEWART   00:22:45   New PB
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Queen’s parkrun, Belfast
Position   parkrunner   Run Time    
3   Neil CARTY   00:18:48    
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Portrush parkrun
Position   parkrunner   Run Time    
40   John Gerard MURPHY   00:21:42    
245   Fergus JAMISON   00:30:44    
334   Ita WEIR   00:40:19    
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Ormeau parkrun
Position   parkrunner   Run Time    
89   Karen McCLEAN   00:26:38    
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Larne parkrun
Position   parkrunner   Run Time    
14   Nat GLENN   00:24:02    
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Orangefield parkrun
Position   parkrunner   Run Time    
20   Colin SIMPSON   00:25:55    
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Sixmilewater parkrun
Position   parkrunner   Run Time    
7   Paul WILLIAMS   00:19:56    
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Hillsborough Forest parkrun
Position   parkrunner   Run Time    
21   Ray CAMERON   00:22:05