Comber 10k Road Race 2018:
Lindsay Gordon (North Belfast Harriers) and Jessica Craig (North Down AC) secured the top prizes as nearly 800 athletes took on the 4th annual Comber 10k road race (Friday 29th June 2018).
The event was part of the popular Novosco 10k Grand Prix 2018.
The high temperatures affected the field, but there were still impressive times posted, with pre-race favourite Lindsay leading the way in 33:55 (1st place). Victoria Park & Connswater AC athlete Stephen Wylie took 2nd place in 34:32, just seven seconds ahead of 2:40 marathoner Darrel Cooper (Unattached), who completed the top three in 34:49 (3d place).
The ladies race played out in a similar fashion, with the outstanding favourite Jessica Craig (North Down AC) dominating proceedings. The recently crowned NI & Ulster 5,000m Champion clocked 37:59 for 1st place. Dromore AC’s podium regular Susan Smyth crossed the line in 40:29 for 2nd place, while Collette McCourt (Dub Runners) sealed 3rd place in 40:54.
Full Results: Comber 10k Road Race 2018 Results