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North Belfast Harriers Race Report 11th – 17th April 2022

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Trail running as Hill & Dale returned, a tough 100 miles as well as parkrun for Harriers this Easter week.

Hill & Dale Castlewellan
Nearly 250 runners attended the first of this years Hill & Dale race series, hosted by Newcastle AC on Thursday evening. The tough undulating trails of Castlewellan Forest Park tested the legs and lungs as the sun set through the trees.
Martsje Hell 40:32 finished 35th overall, 1st in her age category and 2nd on the ladies podium. John Murphy was 70th in 43:40.

Four Nations Trophy Last Team Standing @ Cowshed Backyard Ultra, Northumberland. England.
Greg McClure ran 24 laps to cover 100 miles over 24 hours at the Cowshed Backyard Ultra which enabled an All-Ireland Team to claim the top podium place at Event 2 of the Four Nations Trophy Last Team Standing.

parkrun Results:
Like Easter Eggs scattered across parkrun world, Harriers could be found at the usual and not so usual locations on Saturday morning. Congratulations to those who achieved first finisher, PBs and milestones.
Waterworks parkrun, Belfast
4 4 Conor O’RAWE 00:18:13
5 5 Patrick MCAULEY 00:18:19
10 9 David CURRAN 00:19:32
18 15 John Gerard MURPHY 00:21:41
20 17 Seamus LEHENY 00:21:53
22 19 Chris CALLAGHAN 00:22:02
38 32 Anthony STEELE 00:23:31
47 39 Matthew PURVIS 00:24:32
51 42 Tony REID 00:24:47
52 4 Ciara O’RAWE 00:24:53
53 43 Dermot COY 00:24:57
67 56 Jack CARBERRY 00:25:33
75 59 Thomas Peter NORTON 00:26:31
78 61 Conal MCCAMBRIDGE 00:26:36
80 63 Matt SHIELDS 00:26:38
81 10 Catherine SEAWRIGHT 00:26:39
82 64 Lyle CARLETON 00:26:40
88 67 Orán STEELE 00:26:52
122 30 Stella HARRISON 00:29:03
127 32 Sandy CARR 00:29:33
128 33 Lynn MURRAY 00:29:34
138 91 Martin MCLARNON 00:30:49
139 39 Phoebe REID 00:31:07
141 93 Jim CLINTON 00:31:16
149 44 Margaret STEPHENS 00:31:49
151 46 Grainne STEPHENS 00:32:00
164 54 Marie-Louise LOWRY 00:33:58
172 59 Michelle HARKLEY 00:36:39
177 61 Denise RAINEY 00:41:21
178 107 Roy RAINEY 00:41:22
179 62 Bernadette DUFFY 00:41:40
183 109 Gerry ANDERSON 00:46:26
185 65 Elisabeth FRENCH 00:46:40
188 67 Paula O’REILLY 00:54:27
189 68 Catherine CARLETON 00:54:29

Belfast Victoria parkrun
1 1 Brandon MCMINN 00:16:54
2 2 Gavin MCCAFFREY 00:16:57
5 5 James Alexander BROWN 00:17:34
8 8 Neil MERCER 00:18:35
111 79 Philip MCILWRATH 00:28:38
145 87 Paul LAVERY 00:35:12
164 57 Rosy RYAN 00:56:04

Queen’s parkrun, Belfast
76 54 John LAVERY 00:27:59

Wallace parkrun, Lisburn
59 42 Tony FORDE 00:26:10

Larne parkrun
2 2 Nat GLENN 00:20:00

Bangor parkrun, Northern Ireland
154 102 Jason REID 00:29:56

Valley parkrun, Newtownabbey
20 17 Paul WILLIAMS 00:23:57
32 28 Liam SMYTH 00:26:53

Lees Road parkrun
51 11 Eva MCLOUGHLIN 00:29:30
52 12 Michelle MCLOUGHLIN 00:29:31

Colin Glen parkrun
7 2 Natasha HENDERSON 00:22:49
10 4 Fionnuala O’HARE 00:23:43

Dungloe parkrun
8 6 Joe DRAIN 00:22:11

Jamaica Pond parkrun
137 105 Ray CAMERON 00:24:27

Orangefield parkrun
4 4 Laurence JOHNSTON 00:19:41
8 7 Terence MCATAMNEY 00:21:13
58 14 Leanne MCCONNELL 00:32:17
59 39 Fergus JAMISON 00:32:21

Sixmilewater parkrun
40 12 Philomena DONALDSON 00:30:25
42 13 Eadaoin DONALDSON 00:30:57

Deerpark Forest parkrun, Virginia
10 8 Kieran CALLAGHAN 00:26:31

Knockbracken Reservoir parkrun
32 28 Paul JENKINS 00:25:20