Battle of Clontarf 10 Q&A

Q1. How do I collect my number? A1. Numbers can be collected from Clontarf GAA Club on Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th of April between 11am and 4pm. Q2. Is Parking Available? A2. There is limited parking available in the red stables car park in St. Annes Park, There is also public parking available on Mount Prospect Avenue. We encourage as many patron’s as possible to use public transport, Dublin…

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Ailish Murtagh Grabs Holland Cup

Ailish Murtagh won the 57th Holland Cup on Wednesday evening in cool but calm conditions in Raheny. The Holland cup one of the club’s three “classic” road races is a sealed handicap event, meaning only the official who determines the handicaps, knows which handicaps are assigned. At the front of the race Mark Kirwan was the fastest in a tussle with Ian Conroy over the approximate 2.8 mile course. Kirwan…

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Clohisey lands Great Ireland Run Bronze

Mick Clohisey took Great Ireland Run bronze and national championship silver in a competitive race in the Phoenix Park today. Clohisey clocked 29 minutes and 44 seconds for third place, with the 2017 AXA Raheny 5 winner Mark Christie of Mullingar Harriers winning out right in 29:30. England’s Graham Rush took silver in 29:41 just three seconds clear of Clohisey, meaning that Clohisey was awarded silver in the men’s national…

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Lorraine Byrne leads home Budapest Half Marathon Team

Lorraine Byrne was the first Raheny Shamrock Athlete home in Sunday’s Budapest Spring Half Marathon. Byrne clocked one hour 35 minutes 54 seconds in a very solid run having passed the 10K marker in 43 minutes 43 seconds. Other finishers in Budapest where Mark Lacey 1:41.49, Bernie Manley 1:52.18, Brighid Smyth 2:06.38 and Eddie Collins 2:33.48. Meanwhile in Paris Colm Dunne posted a personal best of 2:55.50 with Mary Purdue Smyth posting 4:26.58…

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