Stephen Scullion and Nicola Swinson excel at Jengana 10k!


Jengana 10k 2017:
On Saturday 13th May 2017, a record number of athletes from across the province descended on Shanes Castle Estate in Antrim for the 5th annual Jengana 10k race, a well-organised event which covers a stunning course within the confines of the popular County Antrim Estate.

At the head of the pack, Northern Ireland and Ireland international Stephen Scullion (Aldershot, Farnham & District AC) showed his class to record a comfortable win. Stephen, who clocked 2:17:59 at the recent London Marathon, cruised to victory in 32:07 (1st place). Acorns AC man Eoin Hughes followed in 35:05 (2nd place), while event regular Dennis Scott (North Down AC) completed the top three in 35:15 (3rd place).

Ladies Podium @ Jengana 10k (Photo by Rhonda Brady)

Nicola Swinson (PACE Running Club) enjoyed her second victory at this event, in similarly comfortable fashion to her male winning equivalent. Nicola broke the tape in 44:40 (1st place for top honours. Larne AC’s Julianne Keane took 2nd place in a personal best of 46:43, before North Down AC’s Rebecca Collins crossed the line in 47:27 for 3rd place.

Top 3 Men:  1st Stephen Scullion (Aldershot, Farnham & District AC) – 32:07, 2nd Eoin Hughes (Acorns AC) – 35:05, 3rd Dennis Scott (North Down AC) – 35:15

Top 3 Ladies:  1st Nicola Swinson (PACE Running Club) – 44:40, 2nd Julieanne Keane (Larne AC) – 46:43, 3rd Rebecca Collins (North Down AC) – 47:27

Full Results:  Jengana 10k 2017 Results