Sunday, February 23, 2020

Latest News from North Down AC

Mathieson Cup Cross Country   Historically the venue for a series of high profile cross country events in the 80’s and 90’s attracting a host of international stars, including Steve Ovett and Paula Radcliffe, the eternally arctic Mallusk playing fields played...

North Down Festival of Cross Country

Despite many of the local parkruns being frozen off, icy paths gave way to sun drenched grass as North Down AC hosted their annual cross country event in near perfect conditions on Saturday afternoon. The increasingly popular primary school...

North Down Weekly Roundup – 21/10/19

Comber Cup Round two of the Cross Country League kicked off at the Billy Neill Playing Fields on Saturday, with sunny skies, underfoot conditions that reflected the recent rain and a strong showing from North Down athletes of all ages....

North Down Weekly Roundup – 3/2/2020

On Sat 1st & Sun 2nd February, almost 30 of the club’s junior athletes made the trip to the impressive National Indoor Arena in Dublin to compete in the NI & Ulster Indoor Age Group Championship. As ever, there was...

North Down AC – Weekly Roundup

Bangor 10k Declan Reed (City of Derry) and Emma Mitchell (Clonliffe Harriers) claimed the title of NI & Ulster 10k champion, whilst Gideon Kipsang took the race win, as the cream of local talent fought it out in pleasant Bangor...

North Down Weekly Roundup – 14/10/19

Chicago Marathon Nearly 45,000 competitors toed the line in Grant Park on Sunday morning for the 42nd edition of the Chicago marathon, amongst them a trio of intrepid North Down athletes. Set on a one lap, anti clockwise tour of...

Gold for McCann at the National Indoor Championships

  Winning a national title always produces a tremendous feeling of elation, but at the Irish Life Health U23 & Junior indoor championships in Athlone on Saturday 25th, that feeling was made even greater for Rachel McCann when she produced an...

Kipsang, Reed and Mitchell take the honours in Bangor Burn Up

Bangor 10k Results Gideon Kipsang completed his Bangor hat-rick, whilst Declan Reed (City of Derry Spartans) and Emma Mitchell (Clonliffe Harriers) claimed the NI & Ulster titles, as the cream of local talent fought it out on a pleasant day...

North Down Weekly Report

Race Over The Glens Glenariff Forest Park was again the host for the thinking man, and woman’s, choice for an ideal start to the new running year, with approximately six miles of trail, 700 feet of climbing and a lone...

North Down Weekly Roundup

Awards Recognition for North Down Coaches Paul Kirkpatrick with some of his athletes There can be no greater honour for a coach than to be nominated for an award by the athletes they train, and the parents of those athletes who...
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