MOuntpleaseant Road Races – 2016

Junior Glenmore athletes were out in force for the first track & field event of 2016 at Mountpleasant on Easter Monday.

Rosin Daly and Leah Dunne led the green of Glenmore home with a well-deserved first and second place in the U8 event. Zoe White and Jack Mc Bride were up next in the U6 both claiming medals. The U10 girls from Glenmore ran great races claiming 3 medals, Jessica White 2nd, Emma McCarragher 3rd, Saoirse Mc Bride 4th and Aine Reilly. A strong girl’s field in the U12 event with six representatives from Glenmore ran strongly with Lisa Conlon claiming the 3rd place. Finn Reilly was just pipped for a medal in the boys U12. Anna Mc Ardle and Katie Conlon claimed the 2nd and 4th position in girls U14, while Daragh Brady represented the club in the boys U14.

Well done to all, great running! Thanks to all who came out to support our runners.

Meanwhile, in the 5K Gavin White, Sarah Conlon and Tadhg Leahy competed with Tadhg thrilled to be included in the medals as 2nd Junior Male. Well done Tadhg.

Training continues at the track for all competing athletes on Tuesday and Thursdays from 7- 8pm. A busy few weeks ahead with the Pre Louth Championships on April 9th and the Cooley Credit Union races on April 28th