- Posted by Ryan - NiRunning
- On March 10, 2018
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SSE Airtricity 10 mile Road Race 2018:
NI & Ulster 10k (Road) Champion Scott Rankin and Olympian Caitriona Jennings (Letterkenny AC) led the way as nearly 500 athletes took on the re-scheduled SSE Airtricity 10 mile road race in Derry/Londonderry (Saturday 10th March 2018).
Scott saw off a strong challenge from Willowfield Harriers athlete Neill Weir to break the tape in 53:05 (1st place). Endurance specialist Neill crossed the line just under forty seconds later in 53:44 (2nd place), before Joseph Kennedy (Foyle Valley AC) completed the top three in 55:54 (3rd place).
In the ladies race, Caitriona looked in control throughout, leading the field home in 59:13 (1st place). Karen Alexander (Acorns AC) made a welcome return to competition with a 1:02:40 finish for 2nd place, while Gemma McDonald (Ballymena Runners AC) secured 3rd place in 1:05:40 (3rd place).
Full Results: SSE Airtricity 10 mile Road Race 2018 Results