Fionnuala Ross strikes gold at Scottish Athletics HM Championships!

Great Scottish Run Half Marathon 2018 (inc Scottish Athletics HM Championships):

Scotland based NI athlete Fionnuala Ross (Armagh AC / Shettleston Harriers / Dermot Kerr) secured gold at this weekend’s Scottish Athletics Half Marathon Championships in Glasgow (Sunday 30th September 2018).

The event was run in conjunction with the Great Scottish Half Marathon, which was won by Mare Dibaba in 1:09:15 (1st place).  Fionnuala recorded a brilliant new personal best of 1:14:11 for 4th place overall; this was enough to see the Northern Ireland and Ireland international top the National podium.

A significant number of local athletes were in competition at the event.  Full results are available HERE.

Note: Report compiled for use by Athletics NI.