Women: Lizzie Lee, Fionnuala McCormack, Breege Connolly.
1st Reserve: Gladys Ganiel (North Belfast AC)
2nd Reserve: Barbara Sanchez (Clonliffe Harriers AC)
Men: Kevin Seaward, Mick Clohisey, Paul Pollock (Sergiu Ciobanu loses out).
1st Reserve: Sergiu Ciobanu (Clonliffe Harriers AC)
2nd Reserve: Sean Hehir (Rathfarnham WSAF)
|Lizzie Lee of Leevale AC..now heading to the Olympics in Rio|
Team have also been selected for the European Championships Half Marathon which will take place in Amsterdam in July. Both Mark Hanrahan and Claire McCarthy from Cork have both been picked.
MEN'S HALF MARATHON
Sergiu Ciobanu Clonliffe Harriers AC
Mick Clohisey Raheny Shamrocks AC
Mark Hanrahan Leevale AC
Gary Murray Clonliffe Harriers AC
Paul Pollock Annadale Striders AC
Kevin Seaward St Malachy's AC
WOMEN'S HALF MARATHON
Breege Connolly North Belfast AC
Gladys Ganiel North Belfast AC
Maria McCambridge Dundrum South Dublin AC
Claire McCarthy Leevale AC
|Claire McCarthy & Mark Hanrahan...selected for the European Championships|
Irish Times article on the selection
Coach Jerry Kiernan lashes out at selection decision