Following the Senior Inter County Cross-Country Championships in Sligo last Sunday, Cork athletes Claire McCarthy of St.Finbarrs AC and Mark Hanrahan of Leevale AC have been named for the Irish Team for the 18th SPAR European Cross Country Championships. This takes place in Velenje, Slovenia on the 11th of December.
Senior Women...Fionnuala Britton (Kilcoole AC), Claire Gibbons-McCarthy (St.Finbarrs AC), Aoife Culhane nee Byrne (DSD AC), Kerry Harty (Newcastle AC), Eilish Kelly (Raheny AC)
Senior Men... Joe Sweeney (Dundrum South Dublin AC), Andrew Ledwith (Fr. Murphy’s), Paul Pollock (Abbey AC), Mark Hanrahan (Leevale AC), Gary Thornton (Galway City Harriers)