Dooney Takes Great Ireland Run Silver

Kevin Dooney collected silver at the Great Ireland Run which also doubled as the national 10k road race on Sunday

Dooney posted 30 minutes 44 seconds, behind DSD’s Hiko Tonosa who won with an injection of pace in the final kilometre.

Dooney performance helped the men’s team to bronze with Michael McMahon, John Dunne and Dermot Gorman posting a combined 2:10.24, less than a minute off silver.

Others who competed were Michael McMahon 32:55, John Dunne 33:09, Dermot Gorman 33:39, Ciaran McCarthy 33:51, Graham O’Dwyer 34:55, Robert Frewan 35:26, Elish Kelly 36:09.

Wesley Grant 36:52, Eamonn Dunne 37:53, Paul Frewan 38:48, Keith Fleming 39:44, Ollie Power 41:45, Brian Cotter 42:37, Rose Kidd 43:14, Adrienne Atkins 44:04.

Aisling McNally 44:53, David Feeney 44:45, Geraldine McGonagle 45:54, Jenny Colbert 46:27, Connor Jennings 46:39, Christy Reilly 47:21, Niall Buckley 47:59, Mary Lynch 49:14.

Deirdre O’Dwyer 50:22, Sinead Lyons 52:14, Karen Bates 51:55, Sarah O’Neill 54:19, John Grey 51:53, Laura Preston 53:18, Valerie Hand 62:24, Marianne Fanning 67:59