Team SGR Mark the 40th Dublin Marathon in Style

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What a day in Dublin today from all our runners and support crew,proud of them all ,on what was an historical day in the city with the 40th Anniversary of the Dublin City Marathon and on our clubs 5th Anniversary.

All our runners took in that special atmosphere that is the Dublin Marathon from the moment you get on the bus till you come home it has to be the best buzz about. The SGR team will all be on a high after great performances with times that were outstanding. SGR Peter Rogers sent the pace with a great time of 02:55:29 and indeed the whole team followed with amazing times ,we also had 6 great pb’s from Stephen Mc Cabe ,Ronan Halpenny, Erin Larkin ,Ciaran Savage , Oonagh McMahon and Brian Evans and with Eamon Murphy receiving his medal to mark his 75th marathon from Marathon Club Ireland chairman Dave Brady in Dublin.

Eamon Murphy received a medal to mark his 75th marathon from Marathon Club Ireland chairman Dave Brady

The entire team of SGR from the runners and support crew looking after them and cheering them all, makes our club what it is a running family. Well done to you all… #teamSGR

TEAM SGR RUNNERS …..
Peter Rodgers 02:55:29
Ronan Halpenny 03:21:42  PB
Brian Evans 03:25:43  PB
Oonagh McMahon 03:37:03  PB
Eamon Murphy 03:39:12
Delcan Carolan 03:40:39
Brian O’Neill 03:54:15
Terry Mulkearns 04:06:47
Caroline Martin 04:09:52
Catherine Brito 04:11:37
Stephen Mc Cabe 04:19:35  PB
Sarah Doran 04:27:44
Peter Mc Donnell 04:31:25
Ciaran Savage 04:47:57  PB
Erin Larkin 05:01:06 PB
Eugene McCrink 05:46:28

TEAM SGR SUPPORT CREW ….
Sharin Byrne
Elaine McCann
Catherine Patterson
Attracta Magennis
Team Winters

LAWRENCE AT DUNDALK PARKRUN………
Well done to SGR Lawrence Malone on Saturday at the Dundalk  Lawrence  finished in 11th place with a great time of 00:21:23 and added yet another Parkrun venue to his list.
 
SGR TAKE TO THE SKY…….. 
A SGR team involving Ryan Carson, Colm Murphy, Barry McCarroll, Martin Campbell, Martin Mc Shane and Robbie Marsh as a race Marshall and part of the SGR support team proudly represented the club at the Mourne Skyline Mountain-Trail Race last week in Newcastle. Martin Mc Shane had to sadly stop because of an injury but we know the best is yet to come from him and he will be back stronger. we wish him a speedy recovery . The Mourne Skyline Mountain-Trail Race which is part of the Skyrunning UK – Ireland Series is a gruelling race over the Mourne Mountains with a course measuring 35k and approximately 11,056ft (3,370m) of ascent and 11,024ft (3,370m) of descent. The highest point will be 2,801ft and the lowest point is at Sea level. The team came away with amazing times on the course and thanks to SGR teammate Robbie Marsh for his support on route with not just our club runners but them all. Well done to the whole team at SGR…..#teamSGR
RESULTS …….
Ryan Carson 04:59:15 20th Place
Colm Murphy 05:22:02 46th Place
Barry McCarroll 05:30:24 53rd Place
Martin Campbell 05:32:16 54th Place
 
G819  ON THIS SUNDAY   ……..
If you needed another incentive to enter this years G819…all online entries for the event will be entered into a competition to win this amazing prize.
The recently opened Killeavy Castle Estate have given us an amazing prize, which all ONLINE ONLY participants have a chance to win. A one night stay ( For 2 people) including breakfast could be yours. Get online and sign up today…8 Mile run, 8KM run or 8KM Walk.
The G819 8k  /8 Mile run and 8K Walk isype G819 on search bar and please sign u back for 2019 and will take place at the Slieve Gullion Forest Park on Sunday 3rd November ,online registration is now open https://slievegullion09.wixsite.com/sgr9,  help us celebrate our clubs 5th birthday celebrations in style  by taking on the G819. More details to come on the event leading up to the G819. We would like to thank our Main sponsor Mulkerns EUROSPAR for their continued support and we will also be helping to support the Fight-For-Alfie at the event. Thank you to all our sponsors for sponsoring the G819.
UPCOMING EVENTS …..
You can check all details on upcoming events both near and far on the SGR Online Events Guide 2019/20 ,this is updated daily ,a click away from your next run here https://www.tockify.com/sgr09/pinboard  and at  https://nirunning.co.uk/fixtures/ . Please support our many running events in your area. #supportrunningevents
 
NEW FORM FOR  SGR MEMBERS  RESULTS ……
Please fill in our new SGR members events time form ,the form is to record all members race times from all events as well as to upload photos,so we can record not only your time but event  and photos. Form here https://form.jotformeu.com/92770545049362 or please PM us at SGR Facebook page.