Paddy Hamilton secures impressive win at Waterford Half Marathon 2017!


Waterford Half Marathon 2017:

On Saturday 2nd December 2017, Northern Ireland and Ireland international Paddy Hamilton (Slieve Gullion Runners) put in an impressive performance to secure victory at the Waterford Half Marathon.

The well-respected physiotherapist and recently crowned AAI National Vet35 XC Champion saw off a talented field to break the tape in 1:06:26 (1st place). Sergiu Ciobanu (Clonliffe Harriers) claimed 2nd place in 1:06:34, with Thomas Hayes of Kilkenny City Harriers AC completing the top three in 1:06:43 (3rd place) – David Flynn (Clonliffe Harriers) secured 4th place in 1:07:09.

Full results for the event are available HERE.

Elsewhere this weekend…

Danny Mooney takes to the podium twice in as many days!

Northern Ireland Commonwealth Games athlete Danny Mooney picked up to podium places in consecutive days.  On Saturday 2nd December 2017, Danny clocked 14:30 to secure 2nd place at the Jingle Bells 5k road race.  Then, 24 hours later, the Letterkenny AC man broke the tape in 15:03 (1st place) at the Letterkenny AC ‘Turkey Trot’ 5k road race.