ATHLETICS: Seapark AC weekly round-up

Seapark Athletic Club members at the Ards Half Marathon. INLT 26-913-CON

Seapark Athletic Club members at the Ards Half Marathon. INLT 26-913-CON

Richard Hetherington completed the Grant Thornton Runway 5K on June 23 in a time of 19:50.

The Ards Half Marathon took place on June 26 and in attendance was: Robert Murray 1:34:52, Julie Cylde 1:58:31, Karen Hanson 2:08:34 PB, Philip Magill 2:20:16, Lynette Magill 2:20:17, Josephine McAlister 2:22:11, Beverley Kernoghan 2:25:13 (personal best), Lauren Scott 2:27:17 (personal best), Lorraine Ogibly 2:32:09 (personal best) and Caroline Mone 2:41:02.

Ronald Simms came third overall in Saturday’s Stormont 10k with a time of 42:42. He also took the podium spot for the Stormont parkrun just a few hours before with 19:33.

Three Seaparkers completed the course at North Belfast Harriers’ Pure Running Divis 10-mile race. Philip Poag ran 1:33:57, Karen Poag timed 1:35:58, and Neill Harper clocked 1:36:34.

At the Energia 24-hour race at Victoria Park, endurance runner Bobbie Irvine completed 90.4 miles in 20 hours. Another seasoned distance specialist, Gillian Cordner ran a remarkable 100.7 miles in 20.5 hours.

On Sunday, Andy Smyth completed the Peninsula Sea Sprint Triathlon in 1:37:27.