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North Belfast Harriers Junior Report 20th – 26th September

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TJ McElmeel XC Cup

The kids cross country season kicked off in style today with the TJ McElmeel XC Cup being held in Palace Demense, Armagh. It was good to see a strong contingent of junior stags competing and a huge congratulations to Cormac Leheny who lead the U11 Boys race for the full 1000 metre distance to pick up a well deserved victory. Also competing for the club were Pearse Leheny, Alex Reid, Phoebe Reid and Oran Steele who all ran well.

5km Parkrun – 25th September 2021

A big congratulations to Cassie Curran who set a new PB at the Waterworks Parkrun this week. Also well done to both Dara Cassidy and Oran Steele who both ran well.

Athlete

Event

Place

Time

Dara Cassidy Waterworks 32 23:00
Oran Steele Waterworks 76 26:03
Cassie Curran Waterworks 82 26:30 PB

 

2km Junior Parkrun – 26th September 2021

A lot of our juniors took part in the Junior Parkrun at the Waterworks this morning. They all done fantastically well but an extra congratulations must go to Thomas Coy, Niall McAuley and Ciaran Day who all set new PBs!

Athlete

Event

Place

Time

Thomas Coy Waterworks 2 07:49 PB
Niall McAuley Waterworks 3 08:35 PB
Erin McAuley Waterworks 10 09:14
Ciaran Day Waterworks 11 09:15 PB
Senan Steele Waterworks 12 09:32
Eimear O’Regan Waterworks 16 10:14
Oisin Steele Waterworks 20 10:36
Eva McLoughlin Waterworks 46 13:01
Rachel Curry Waterworks 53 14:34

 

Upcoming Races

The club has agreed to pay entry fees for any juniors interested in competing in the following 2 races. Please complete the google form on the NBHJ WhatsApp group to register intention to compete:

October 24th – NI & Ulster Even Age Group Championships in the Billy Neil playing fields Comber

https://athleticsni.org/Fixtures/Cross-Country/NI-and-Ulster-Bobby-Rea-and-Even-Age-Group-Cross-Country-Championships

November 6th – NI & Ulster Uneven Age Group Championships in Stranorlar, Co. Donegal

https://athleticsni.org/Fixtures/Cross-Country/NI-And-Ulster-Uneven-Age-Group-and-Novice-Championships-2021