Google+ Running in Cork, Ireland: Results of the MMRA Mt.Hillary trail race...Sun 30th Mar 2014

Friday, April 04, 2014

Results of the MMRA Mt.Hillary trail race...Sun 30th Mar 2014

This was the first race of four in the ongoing Munster Mountain Running Association (MMRA) series of trail races. A total of 59 people took part in the 10.5 km course on Mt.Hillary near Banteer.

Report from Sharon Lucey of the MMRA...This was the first race in the Munster League, a series of four Sunday races in Cork and Limerick. Noel Berkeley once again took the title in the Men's race storming home in 40 mins 29 secs. Mike Curley Cunningham was a close second with Denis Finn taking third. In the Women's race, Carol Finn took the honours in an impressive time of 48.37. Ide Kelleher claimed second position with Laura Schwirz rounding off the women's podium in third. Well done to all who took part.

Our next race will be the second installment of the Munster League on Sunday 20th April in Claragh Mountain. The route will be 7km in distance with 340m climb and will involve some open mountain terrain on the final ascent. Please also note that this is an evening race, with a start time of 7pm.

1 40.30 2655 Noel Berkeley M40
2 41.19 2594 Mike Cunningham M40
3 42.21 2692 Denis Finn M
17 48.37 2693 Carol Finn F
21 50.25 2570 Ide Kelleher F40
23 50.42 2610 Laura Schwirz F

The full results can be seen HERE

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