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North Belfast Harriers Race Report 7th – 13th March 2022

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Several Spring favourites returned to the racing calendar this weekend and with a mixed bag of seasonal weather North Belfast Harriers were represented across a variety of events as well as the weekly parkruns.

Glenariff Mountain Run
The first race of the 2022 NIMRA Championship took place on Saturday up in the Glens of Antrim. As well as taking home the customary bag of spuds supplied by the race sponsors, Martsje Hell took 2nd place in a time of 53:56 and was 20th overall.

photo Glens Runners

Walled City 10 Mile Road Race
Another event returning on Saturday was the Londonderry/Derry 10 mile. Several Harriers made the trip up to the north-west for the fairly flat and fast course along the banks of the River Foyle.
Mark McAvoy 55:26
Ryan Moore 58:53
Paul Butcher 1:01:39
April Clarke 1:04:47
Gabriel McAvoy 1:06:40
Chris Callaghan 1:19:38
Karen McClean 1:28:26
Fergus Jamison 1:41:06
Jennifer Butcher 1:48:08
Sinead Russell 1:52:53

Jimmys 10k
Sunday also saw the return of the East Down Athletic Club 10k in Downpatrick.
Gareth Lyons 32:13
John McGuigan 36:14
Brian Stewart 43:38
David Hurst 45:40

photos Keep Fit Ireland

East Antrim Marathon Series St. Patrick’s 6hr Challenge
The showers and sea spray, coupled with the strong breeze across Belfast Lough made for testing conditions for the first few hours of this endurance challenge on Sunday morning. Simon Reeve, Greg McClure and Thomas McKinstry paced themselves for as many laps of the out-and-back route within the allocated time. …results to follow

parkrun Results:
Waterworks parkrun, Belfast
5 4 Paul CURLEY 00:19:36
8 7 John Gerard MURPHY 00:20:23
11 10 Thomas COY 00:20:47
12 11 Dermot COY 00:20:48
13 12 Joseph GALLAGHER 00:20:51
14 13 Simon REEVE 00:21:15
17 1 Fionnuala O’HARE 00:21:47
20 17 Seamus LEHENY 00:22:17
22 19 Joe DRAIN 00:22:18
23 20 Christopher LENNON 00:22:19
29 25 Paddy MCCAMBRIDGE 00:22:59
30 2 Ita MCCAMBRIDGE 00:23:04
45 37 Sean MCSHANE 00:24:52
56 46 Jack CARBERRY 00:25:36
64 6 Sabrina NULTY 00:26:42
77 61 Drew KNOX 00:27:22
80 63 Greg MCCLURE 00:27:41
81 64 Thomas MCKINSTRY 00:27:46
93 15 Catherine SEAWRIGHT 00:28:40
96 18 Gillian RODEN 00:28:56
97 19 Lynn MCKENNA 00:28:59
102 23 Stella HARRISON 00:29:15
107 25 Eva MCLOUGHLIN 00:29:42
108 26 Michelle MCLOUGHLIN 00:29:53
129 35 Margaret STEPHENS 00:32:40
131 89 Michael LAWLOR 00:32:53
158 100 Anthony STEELE 00:40:10
161 53 Denise RAINEY 00:42:49
162 101 Roy RAINEY 00:42:49
163 102 Denis LOUGHRAN 00:42:51

Belfast Victoria parkrun
4 4 Brendan MCCAMBRIDGE 00:16:14
5 5 Colin MCDOWELL 00:16:20
7 7 Conor O’RAWE 00:17:00
26 24 Niall ARMSTRONG 00:19:56
66 58 Paul WILLIAMS 00:23:40
78 65 Tony REID 00:24:38
83 70 Kieran CALLAGHAN 00:25:13
99 83 Matt SHIELDS 00:25:47
100 84 Conal MCCAMBRIDGE 00:25:47
116 91 Jim CLINTON 00:27:01
185 123 Philip MCILWRATH 00:32:46
220 81 Rosy RYAN 00:55:57

Queen’s parkrun, Belfast
80 56 John LAVERY 00:30:06
112 64 Vincent BRADLEY 00:35:55

Falls parkrun, Belfast
8 8 Terence MCATAMNEY 00:21:59

Wallace parkrun, Lisburn
105 72 Paul LAVERY 00:34:26

Citypark parkrun, Craigavon
13 11 Gerard MCNAMARA 00:19:14
187 54 Caroline FRIZZELL 00:32:29

Ormeau parkrun
2 2 Neil CARTY 00:18:09
154 123 David HURST 00:27:17

Antrim parkrun
1 1 Brandon MCMINN 00:17:20
104 80 Brian STEWART 00:28:34

Larne parkrun
5 5 David CLARKE 00:22:18
6 6 Nat GLENN 00:22:19
8 2 Janice PLUMB 00:22:40
15 4 Carol CLARKE 00:23:37

Carrickfergus parkrun
45 7 Eadaoin DONALDSON 00:31:23

Valley parkrun, Newtownabbey
4 4 Colin WILLETTS 00:20:37
24 21 Maurice PALMER 00:26:12
32 25 Liam SMYTH 00:27:53

Falcarragh parkrun
66 29 Angela ROGAN 00:36:12

Orangefield parkrun
52 36 Jason REID 00:32:50

Sixmilewater parkrun
53 35 Paul JENKINS 00:33:43