Carrick Road Runners Athletic Club, Co. Tipperary, Ireland

Cork Athletics Graded Leagues 2018 night 2 of 4 (1915Hrs Thursday 31 May 2018)

Patrick Roche runs 3000 at Cork Athletics Graded League. Night 2 of the Cork Athletics Graded League 2018 took place last Thursday night 31st May at Cork Institute of Technology with races in 200, 800 and 3000 metre, Patrick took part in the 3000-metre race to finish 6th out of field of 13, his time 10:04.5. Race was won by Barry O’Donovan, Leevale AC time 09:01.88.


Deadman’s 5 Mile Road Race (1930Hrs Friday 01 June 2018)

The Deadman’s 5-mile Road Race, number three of the Outfield Sports 3 Counties Challenge 2018 took place at Carrick on Suir on Friday 1st June. We would like to thank the following: Race Sponsor, Haven Pharmacy Lannen’s, Carrick on Suir, Patrick Lannen of Haven Pharmacy, not only sponsored this race but also competed, finishing in 49th place 35:12 representing his club, West Waterford AC. Series sponsor, Outfield Sports Red Cross for Medical Back up, Local Garda for assisting race stewards on the night, Carrick on Suir Men’s Shed for providing stewards
All who helped with the timing, registration, results, stewarding and refreshments. John Murphy Photography, Carrick on Suir.

Well done to the following winners in the Men’s race

Winner: Niall Sheil, St Killians AC time 26.21
2nd Noel Murphy, Waterford AC time 27.05
3rd Dermot Hayes, Dundrum AC time 27.19
1st Junior Boy, Evan Fitzgerald time 28.41
1st O/40 Derek Walsh, Carrick on Suir AC time 27.20
1st O/45 Benny Hahessy, Carrick on Suir AC time31.13
1st O/50 Michael Dunford, West Waterford AC time 30.43
1st O/55 Anthony Power, Clonmel AC time 33.45
1st O/60 Anthony Dwyer, West Waterford AC time 35.32

Winning Men’s Team: West Waterford AC
Mossie Keogh
Walter Drohan
Jimmy Connors

Well done to the following winners in the Women’s race

Winner: Madeline Loughnane Thurles Crokes AC time 30.11
2nd Aine Roche, Clonmel AC time 32.21
3rd Ann Marie Boland, Clonmel AC time 33.31
1st O/35 Elaine Horgan, Clonmel AC time 34.17
1st O/40 Joanne O’Neill, West Waterford AC 36.19
1st O/45 Linda Bradfield, West Waterford AC 43.10
1st O/50 Onra Power, West Waterford AC 38.20
1st O/55 Geraldine Houlihan, Carrick on Suir AC 45.24


Well done to all and well done to our club members that took part in our race


Leading the way for our club was Derek Walsh 1st o/40 and 4th place time 27.20, followed by Patrick Roche 10th time 29.33, Brian Graham 18th time 30.51, Benny Hahessy 1st o/45 19th place time 31.13, Andrew Downey 21st time 31.37, John Carroll 27th time 32.11, Miguel Ponce De Leon 30th place time 32.38, Eugene O’Keeffe 34th place time 32.58, Seamus Ward 39th 33.27, James Fox 44th place time 34.07, Dermot Lanigan 47th place time 34.21, Derek O’Dwyer 66th place time 38.28, Deirdre Power 67th place time 38.32, Sean Dunne 77th place time 45.01, Sinead Dunne 78th time 45.20, Geraldine Houlihan 80th place time 45.24 and Mary Fitzpatrick 87th place time 50.03

Our next and final race is the Iverk Produce Piltown 10K Road Race Friday 27th July at 7.30pm


Cork City Half Marathon 2018 (1015Hrs Sunday 03 June 2018)

PB’s for two Carrick on Suir AC runners at Cork City half Marathon. The Cork City Half Marathon 2018 got under way at 10:15pm on Sunday 3rd of June, the club was represented by athletes who took on a course with a share of drags along the way,on a very warm day,first to cross the line for the club was Jeffery Brophy with a great PB time of 1:26:29 followed with Excellent running by Eoghan Coughlan with a PB time of 1:30:56.Great performance in such warm conditions and well done to all.


2018 VHI Women’s Mini Marathon (1400Hrs Sunday 03June 2018)

Ber Glascott runs Women’s mini marathon The VHI Women’s Mini Marathon 2018 went ahead in very warm condition last Sunday 3rd June.Race was won by Lizzie Lee, Leevale AC in 34.18 Our sole representative in the 10k women’s race, Ber Glascott ran very well in these conditions to finish in a approximate time 1:01.35 (official time available in Herald after event). Well done Ber