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.
Brian Evans 03:34:59 2nd
Eamon Murphy 03:44:43 7th
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 …..
SGR MEMBERS EVENT TIMES ……
Please fill in our SGR members events time form ,the form is to record all members race times from all events ,so we can record not only your time but event and photos. Form here https://forms.gle/KmvvgrhLoNr5mbwy9
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