Despite the threat of rain, conditions were almost perfect for this years Carrigaline 5 mile road race. Thanks to everyone who took part. We had 379 finishers this year, up 24% on the 305 of 2015.
The winner of the mens race was Alan O’Shea of Bantry AC while in the womens race, we had a dead heat between Laoise Ni Thuama and Helen Leonard.
1 0:25:07 O’SHEA, Alan Bantry AC
2 0:25:56 MCGRATH, Sean East Cork AC
3 0:27:24 SHEEHAN, Andrew Leevale AC
1 0:31:20 NITHUAMA, Laoise
1 0:31:20 LEONARD, Helen Leevale AC F40
3 0:31:28 O’NEILL, Nollaig Leevale AC F40
The full results can be seen here… https://eagleac.net/race-carrigaline-5-mile/2015-results/
The first mens team home was Eagle AC who retain their title…
The first womens team was Bandon AC…
One of the aims of the race is to contribute to charities in the local community. This year with the increased numbers, we donated €800 compared to €650 last year.
All participants in the race received a discount voucher from the Edge Sports Shop, a sponsor of the race. These should be used before the end of September 2015.