Barry 1st Place at East Antrim 100th

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(Some of the SGR team at the Dundalk MCI Marathon Club Ireland)
BARRY 1ST PLACE AT EAST ANTRIM  MARATHON ON THEIR 100TH EVENT ………..Photo enclosed of Barry receiving his Centurion Cup from Peter Montgomery
SGR Barry McCarroll started the club on a great footing  and added another podium finish to what has been a really great season so far for Barry by winning  the Marathon at the 100th event held by the East Antrim Marathon Series in Greenisland on Saturday and received the Centurion Cup to mark the special 100th event.
Barry not only won the event but won it in style with an amazing time of 02:53:57
 
JOE & BRIAN 1ST  & 2ND N DUNDALK MCI……. 
 
A strong SGR team travelled to the Rosewood Country Club for the start of both the Marathon and Half Marathon events outside Dundalk for a looped course on Sunday .
It turned out to be an amazing weekend  for the club following on from our 1st podium finish success  in East Antrim on Saturday with Barry McCarroll, the SGR team at the Dundalk Marathon Club Ireland event on Sunday continued the great run of podium finishes with Joe Mc Kevitt in 1st place at the Half Marathon event at Dundalk MCI and then new SGR member Brian Evans in 2nd place in the Marathon event. There was really strong finishing by all the SGR team in Dundalk with  Eamon Murphy in 7th Place in the Marathon ,Larry Boyle 12th in the half Marathon ,Kevin McSherry 17th place in Half Marathon and brother Ciaran McSherry in 36th place. An outstanding event for all the SGR team in Dundalk and  well done to Collette O’Hagan and team on a great event.
Results
Marathon
Brian Evans 03:34:59  2nd
Eamon Murphy   03:44:43  7th
Half
Joe McKevitt  1:23:06  1st
Larry Boyle  1:49:38    12th
Kevin McSherry  1:55:45   17th
Ciaran McSherry  2:17:28   36th 
SGR AT PIPS 10/ 5K …..
Well done to Sharin Byrne and SGR Chairperson Eugene McCrink who supported the  pips hope and support event on Sunday. Sharin ran at the 5K event and Eugene took on the 10k.  Sharin finished in a time of 49 mins  no time for Eugene on going to press as no chipped timing .
SGR TEAM AT 10TH PINK ‘N’ GOLD TRIATHLON………..
Well done to all SGR members Martin Mc Shane ,Seamus Loughran and the Muckian  family who took part in Sundays 10th Anniversary Pink ‘n Gold Triathlon, Cootehill, in memory of Attracta Doherty. A fabulous family day out with events suitable for everyone while raising money for a number of fantastic causes.
 
LAWRENCE AT GLOR NA MONA 10K …………
Well done to SGR Lawrence Malone who ran at the Glor Na Mona 10km  in Belfast  on Sunday in a great time of  00: 46.14
ENTER THE G819  WITH A CHANCE TO WIN A NIGHT IN KILLEAVY CASTLE ESTATE  ……..
If you needed another incentive to enter this years G819…all online entries for the event will be entered into a competition to win this amazing prize.
The recently opened Killeavy Castle Estate have given us an amazing prize, which all ONLINE ONLY participants have a chance to win. A one night stay ( For 2 people) including breakfast could be yours. Get online and sign up today…8 Mile run, 8KM run or 8KM Walk.
The G819 8k  /8 Mile run and 8K Walk is back for 2019 and will take place at the Slieve Gullion Forest Park on Sunday 3rd November ,online registration is now open at www.eventbrite.co.uk just type G819 on search bar and please sign up,  help us celebrate our clubs 5th birthday celebrations in style  by taking on the G819. More details to come on the event leading up to the G819. We would like to thank our Main sponsor Mulkerns EUROSPAR for their continued support and we will also be helping to support the Fight-For-Alfie at the event. Thank you to Glen Eden Construction a firm set up in Brisbane Australia by local man Damien Higgins  and still supporting a local event at home ..
 
MONDAY CLUB RUN ……………………………………….
Come join us for our clubs Monday run at Slieve Gullion  Forest Park for a 6.45pm start time .Meeting point will be at Slieve Gullion car park .Everyone welcome.

UPCOMING EVENTS …..

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SGR MEMBERS EVENT TIMES ……
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Barry receiving his Centurion Cup from Peter Montgomery at East Antrim Marathon Series  
Brian Evans 2nd in Dundalk MCI Half Marathon