Letterkenny 24/7 members participate in gruelling event at Croagh Patrick – Pic Special

first_imgLetterkenny Triathlon Club NotesDonegal Senior Cross Country The club had seven members running in the Donegal Senior cross country held at a wet and mucky Finn Valley on Sunday.  In the men’s senior race, Shane McNulty was part of the winning Finn Valley team while there was also solid performances from Danny Mooney and Sean McFadden.In the ladies race Natasha Kelly was first club woman home finishing in 7th position overall, just one week after her Ulster success. There was also impressive performances from Siobhan Gallagher, Fionnuala Larkin and Niamh McDaid.Tollymore Ultra Marathon/MarathonThree Club members took the trip to County Down for the Tollymore Ultra marathon and marathon. The event was based within the Tollymore Forest park and the route followed a series of forest trails. Club chairman Nick Fowell took on the grueling 40mile Ultra event finishing in 10th position in a time of 06:14:27.Colin Dean and Patrick McNulty took on the 26.2mile marathon event, finishing in 03:46:29 and 04:32:12 respectively.Sea 2 SummitTwelve 24/7 members travelled to Westport over the weekend for the Sea 2 Summit adventure race. Over 2,500 competitors took part in Irelands largest adventure race involving cycling, running and hiking.Five members took part in the Supreme 56k event which included a grueling climb to the summit of Croagh Patrick. Paddy McGee was first club member home in a time of 03:15:03, giving him a fantastic 18th position overall, a good start to his Race 2017 preparations. Jason Black, Paul Lynch and Philip Robinson also completed the supreme course while Sharon Black was the only woman to tackle the longer distance.Anthony Sweeney was first 24/7 member home in the 30k Spirit race crossing the line in a very impressive 01:57:37 finishing 40th overall in a field of over 1400 competitors. Anne Robinson was first club woman home in the 30k Spirit race finishing in 02:27:43, improving her time by 14minutes on last year’s result. Martina McDaid was next over the line followed by the clubs newest member, Karol Harvey, Fiona McDaid Stephanie Dunleavy and Cathy Harvey.Club Christmas Party The club Christmas party has been scheduled for Friday 2nd December in Arena 7 at 8pm. Tickets will be available at club swim sessions or from committee members.Full Results:Donegal Senior Cross CountryShane McNulty                 36:16 Danny Mooney                 36:44Sean McFadden                               37:49Natasha Kelly                     20:12Siobhan Gallagher           20:55Fionnuala Larkin               21:40Niamh McDaid                  23:27Tollymore Ultra Marathon/MarathonNick Fowell                         06:14:27Colin Dean                          03:46:29Patrick McNulty                                04:32:12Sea to SummitSupreme Results:Paddy McGee                   03:15:03Jason Black                         03:38:04Paul Lynch                           03:47:54Sharon Black                      04:09:32Philip Robinson                 04:27:11Spirit Results:Anthony Sweeney          01:57:37Anne Robinson                 02:27:43Martina McDaid                02:38:18Karol Harvey                      02:42:44Fiona McDaid                     02:43:28Stephanie Dunleavy       02:46:27Cathy Harvey                     02:57:57Letterkenny 24/7 members participate in gruelling event at Croagh Patrick – Pic Special was last modified: November 16th, 2016 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:Croagh Patrickletterkenny 24/7newspic specialSportlast_img read more