Eric Keoch and Teresa Doherty win City of Derry AC’s Buncrana 5k!

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Furey Insurance Buncrana 5k Road Race 2018:

Belfast City Marathon winner Eric Keoch and well-known Finn Valley AC athlete Teresa Doherty led the way as nearly two hundred athletes took on the popular City of Derry AC Buncrana 5k road race (Wednesday 23rd May 2018), an event sponsored by Furey Insurance.

After a battle with reigning Champion Mark McKinstry (North Belfast Harriers) and Foyle Valley AC’s Keith Shiels, Project Africa Athletics man Eric moved clear to win comfortably in 14:35 (1st place).  In an epic finish, Keith claimed 2nd place in 14:59, with Mark following in 15:00 for 3rd place.

In the ladies race, Teresa claimed top honours in 16:31 (1st place).  Ciara Toner of Springwell Running Club crossed the line in 17:07 for 2nd place, while Grainne Neill (Foyle Valley AC) completed the top three in 18:01 (3rd place).

Full Results:  Buncrana 5k Road Race 2018 Results