Results of the 2016 Carrigaline 5 mile road race

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Thanks to everyone who took part in this years Carrigaline 5 mile road race which was held on Sunday 21st February 2016. Just over 370 runners took part in the race which is about the same as last year.

First 3 men
1) James McCarthy, East Cork AC
2) Alan O’Shea, Bantry AC
3) Tim O’Donoghue, East Cork AC

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L-R…Race director Denis Looney with the first 3 men…James McCarthy of East Cork AC 1st, Alan O’Shea of Bantry AC 2nd & Tim O’Donoghue of East Cork AC 3rd

Women
1) Una Murphy Plant
2) Karina Teahan, St.Finbarr’s AC
3) Eileen O’Callaghan, Eagle AC

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L-R…Karina Teahan of St.Finbarr’s AC 2nd, Una Murphy Plant of Kinsale 1st & Eileen O’Callaghan of Eagle AC 3rd

The full results can be seen HERE

Photos…Links to hundreds of photos can be found here.. http://corkrunning.blogspot.com/2016/02/results-photos-of-carrigaline-5-mile.html

The club breakdown of runners was as follows….St.Finbarr’s AC 28, Eagle AC 23, Tracton AC 22, Mallow AC 11, Leevale AC 10, Togher AC 8, Ballymore Cobh AC 8, Carrigaline Road Runners AC 6, East Cork AC 5, Navy AC 4,  Bandon AC 3, Ballincollig AC 3, Grange-Fermoy AC 3, St.Catherines AC 3, Kinsale Tri 3, Watergrasshill AC 2, Wibbly Wobbly Wonders 2, Midleton AC 2,  West Waterford AC 2, West Muskerry AC 2, Cork Tri 2, Aghada AC 2, Cork Tri 2, Riverstick-Kinsale AC 1, Cobh Tri 1, Bantry AC 1, St.Brendan’s AC 1, Ballynonty AC 1, Galtee Runners 1, Rising Sun AC 1,

One of the features of the Carrigaline 5 mile road race every year is that a percentage of the entry fee should go towards organisations in the community where the event is held. With just over 370 people taking part in the race last Sunday, nearly €800 was raised. The club made up the balance so there was a presentation of €400 going to Carrigaline Youth Drugs Initiative and €400 going to Carrigaline Meals on Wheels.

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Race director Denis Looney presenting a cheque for €400 to Babbi Lambe of Carrigaline Meals-on-Wheels

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Presentation of a cheque for €400 to Alex Slyne of Carrigaline Youth Initiative

With thanks to our sponsors…..

The Edge Sports Shop who have stores near the Kinsale Roundabout and on Parnell Place. They will be giving out discount vouchers to all runners on the day. These will entitle you to 20% off on running items.

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