from NI Ultra Running Association.
This weekend past saw the annual Big Dog’s Backyard Ultra, this year the event was held in 19 countries.
Fifteen athletes who had previously raced in an Atlas Running LOS event were selected by the organisers for their team UK and Ireland.
Previous years have seen phenomenal distances covered in the home event, this year giving welcome additional competition against athletes worldwide.
Congratulations Ritchie Hinson and Ed McGroarty this years home winners.
Runners from the NIURA Development Squad, Johnny Breen, Peter Swann, Sean Nickell, Mark Walker, Louise Smart, Gillian Connolly and Kat McKeown all participated in the event, congratulations strong performances overall.