ATHLETICS: Seapark AC out in force at half marathon

Seapark's Karen Waring. INLT 07-917-CON
Seapark's Karen Waring. INLT 07-917-CON

Seapark AC runners were out in force at the first race in the 2016 Pure Running Half Marathon series over the weekend.

The club fielded 14 runners at the popular Dune Cross Border Half Marathon which runs from Newry to Dundalk.

Representing Seapark were: Gillian Barnhill, Gary Connolly, Angela McCormick, Charlie McCormick, Karen Poag, Phil Poag, Brendan Rice, Andy Smyth, Gillian Strudwick (pb), Rebecca Tester, Amy Weatherhead (first half marathon), Clive Weatherhead, Alison Welsh and Mark Welsh.

On Saturday, 15 Seapark members competed closer to home in the East Antrimn Marathon Series half marathon.

The club’s representatives were: Gillian Barnhill, Ian Cleland, Jennifer Clements, Julie Clyde, Gary Connolly, Karen Hanson, Beverley Kernoghan, Heather Lown, Josephine McAlister, Phil Magill, Lynette Magill Owens, Philip Mone, Helena Perry, Alyson Sangster and Karen Waring.