July 23, 2024

It was one other busy week for Letterkenny Athletic Membership and the weekly notes are out now.

Bord na Mona Tullamore Half Marathon

Congratulations to Natasha Adams who gained the Bord na Mona Tullamore Half Marathon and in so doing set a course report. An impressive achievement by an excellent athlete.

Natasha Adams set a course report on the Bord na Mona Tullamore Half Marathon

Donegal Half Marathon

The Donegal Half Marathon, sponsored by Kernan’s, came about over the weekend with many rivals from LAC performing very effectively.

The primary LAC member to cross the road was Philip McHugh in third place in an excellent time of 1:15:28.

Raymond Birch completed in 1:16:17, Kevin Ferry 1:25:59, Stephen Woods 1:29:40, Callum Keaveny 1:30:20, Barry Mackey 1:30:35, Adrian Callaghan 1:31:59, Mark McFadden 1:36:11, Gary Kearns 1:36:18, Sean McFadden 1:38:47, Eamon O’Boyle 1:41:21, Declan Callaghan 1:42:32, Mairead Cullen 1:47:39, Frank Pinder Snr. 1:49:30, Noel Lynch 1:49:56, Naoise Enright 1:50:55, John Anthony McMullen 1:52:00, Pat Brady 1:52:18, Trish Callaghan 1:57:01, Graeme Michie 1:58:14 and Diane Bustard in 2:17:08.

Antrim Coast Half Marathon

Nakita Burke and Noeleen Scanlon ran for Ulster within the Antrim Coast Half Marathon final weekend. Properly achieved Nakita and Noeleen.

LAC meets Tuesday 5.15pm and at 6.30pm for an interval operating session, Thursday night for a hill run at 6pm, Saturday morning at 9.30am for a tempo run and Sunday morning at 8am for a future.

All runs begin on the Aura. All ranges catered for and inspired.

Match 4 Life which is run by LAC together with the Donegal Sports activities Partnership takes place each Monday at 5.45pm on the monitor on the Aura Leisure Centre Letterkenny.

The goal of the programme is to achieve out to those that want to enhance their health and all are most welcome any Monday they select to attend. Match 4 Life will not be about pace however health and the coaches from LAC significantly welcome newcomers.

Notes and pictures ready by Letterkenny Athletic Membership P.R.O. and Membership Photographer.

Natasha Adams wins Bord na Mona Tullamore Half Marathon was final modified: August twenty ninth, 2023 by Katie Gillen