ATHLETICS NEWS: LOUISE RUDDY IN EXCELLENT FORM IN ACHILL

first_imgLetterkenny 24/7Seventeen club members had an early start in Belfast for the Olympic and sprint race.The first competitors were in Belfast lough at nine am with Aidan Callaghan and Gavin Crawford being the best performers for the club with Aidan narrowly missing out on second place overall and Gavin finishing a credible 14th. There were some debut performances at the Olympic distance with markers being set down for 2015. Stephen Sweeney, Patrick Patton, John Mc Carron, Clara Quigley and Killian Nulty all put good performances in their first attempt at the Olympic distance.The club also had three entrants in the sprint distance with Colin Dean wrapping up his season and Tommy Hill racing well after illness in his home town race.Liam Tinney unfortunately took ill during the run and had to retireIn Boyle Christine Russell and Orlaith Fogarty performed well in the sprint event although Christine suffered a dq for drafting. Martin Robinson performed well in this event as well. In Achill Louise Ruddy continued her return from injury with another fine performance in the Achill adventure race.A special word of thanks to Bernard Mc Dyre who officiated as a technical official at the race on Sunday his seventh time this year.The club is obliged to provide a quota of technical officials for events every year and Bernard does trojan work on behalf of the club.The AGM has been fixed for the third of October at seven pm in Aura not the seventh as per previous notes.Training continues as follows but a change is in the offing which will be communicated within the next few weeks. TrainingMonday open water swim 6.30pm GartanTuesday Track session 7.40 pm AuraWednesday Pool swim 8 pm Aura Thursday TT or brick 7 pm FoxhallSaturday club cycle 9.30am AuraResultsBelfast Titanic Olympic Triathlon3 Aidan Callaghan 1.55.1214 Gavin Crawford 2.05.3656 Paul Doherty 2.16.2772 Paul Dillon 2.18.2781 Bronagh Ogara 2.19.26 (special event winner)91 John Mccarron 2.21.59117 Padraic Mitchell 2.23.53143 Martin Donnelly 2.26.25205 Cathal Roarty 2.33.50207 Stephen Sweeney 2.33.53210 Paul Ogara 2.34.22226 Clara Quigley 2.36.40227 Killian Nulty 2.36.42249 Patrick Patton 2.39.13Belfast City Sprint Triathlon35 Colin Dean 1.15.2354 Tommy Hill 1.20.04Liam Tinney dnf( retired ill)Lough Key Sprint TriathlonOrlaith Fogarty 1.26.19 8th woman and 1st in categoryMartin Robinson 1.36.57 133rdATHLETICS NEWS: LOUISE RUDDY IN EXCELLENT FORM IN ACHILL was last modified: September 9th, 2014 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:athleticsletterkenny 24/7NoticesSportlast_img read more