Google+ Running in Cork, Ireland: Results of the Newmarket 5k road race - Sun 18th Dec 2011

Sunday, December 18, 2011

Results of the Newmarket 5k road race - Sun 18th Dec 2011

A total of 127 runners turned out for this new 5k road race in Newmarket in north-west Cork. By all accounts, it was a very fast course with the top three men all running faster than five minute per mile pace. The first man home was Alan O'Shea of Bantry AC in a time of 15:01, just six seconds clear of Sergiu Ciobanu in second place. The womens race also had another fast finish with Orla Drumm of UCC AC clocking an impressive 17:02.

The full results can be seen HERE

1 comment:

kerry john. said...

well done donie shine and all the crew of duhallow ac. for a good safe sound course and the weather conditions were near perfect on the day..
a good crowd had nice food and the hot teas and coffees after were well deserved..
the main prizes were great and fair play on the good spread of cash prizes..and a good selection of spot prizes was given out to one and all..
i was delighted with my great run considering this was my second road race since ballycotton5.
so duhallow ac. take a bow well organised race good craic and atmosphere before and after.
happy xmas and happy new year..
john griffin grange-fermoy ac.