first_imgA beautiful Friday evening greeted all those running / walking the first of the TÍR NA nÓG 2012 Road Race series events.The 5k event hosted over 70 competitors in the first of four events which take place over the next month in the Gortahork area.The course for the first event extended from Pobalscoil Cloich Cheann Fhaola to Gortahork along the N56. The fast flat course saw Buncrana man Conal McBride home first in an impressive time of 16.56, with Loughanure man Micheal Logue recording an excellent second place finish of 17.29 with Derryman Oran McBride in third place in a time of 17.42.First women home was Termon’s Nicola Doherty in a super time of 20.12 with Gaoth Dobhair women Noreen McGee second in 21.32.The event was a great fun and community event. Competitors recieve points depending on their finish in each event and the top three finishers in each category will be presented with prizes at the end of the series.The next race in the series (a 5 mile event) take place on Sunday, April 22nd at 11am with registration for runners / walkers in the Tir na nOg centre from 9.30am. So go on and get your trainers out and try the next event. For further information contact the centre on 074 91 62972 or Brian on 086 8218084. FULL RESULTS BELOW: Tír na nÓg Road Race Series  Race 1 – 5k Gortahork- Friday 13th April 2012 ResultsPlaceTimeRace NumberNameCategoryClub / Area 116.56121Conal McBrideS MBuncrana 217.29136Michael LogueSenior MenLoughanure317.42102Oran McBrideMastersDerry418.27101Seamie FerryMastersGlasserchoo519.21021Ryan LaffertyJunior MenGortahork619.52131Eugene Mc CaffertySenior MenGortahork720.01132Michael o FearraighSenior MenGortahork820.08106Joe CaseyMastersFalcarragh920.12155Nicola DohertySenior WomenTermon1021.06061Kevin MulhernSenior MenCloughaneely1121.24135James HarkinSenior MenFalcarragh1221.30134Martin McGarveySenior MenCreeslough1321.32147Noreen McGeeSenior WomenGweedore1422.20125Michael BarrySenior MenKnockfola1522.24128Sean SweeneySenior MenFalcarragh1622.25123Hugo GallagherSenior MenGortahork1722.36129Eddie McFaddenSenior MenFalcarragh1823.04002Orla HendersonJunior WomenFalcarragh1923.22022Neil KellyJunior MenFalcarragh 2023.27154Madge WhoriskeySenior WomenGortahork 2123.54062Roseanne BoydSenior WomenFalcarragh2224.08142Evelyn BoyleSenior WomenArdsmore2324.54133Manus KellySenior MenFalcarragh2424.52105Pat KellyMastersFalcarragh2525.02126Liam McFaddenSenior MenKnocfola2625.08127Billy CrawfordSenior MenMeenalack2725.08023Oisin CrawfordJunior MenMeenalack2825.11150Bridget MooreSenior Women Falcarragh2925.31024Ben HarkinJunior MenTermon3025.31157Sheena McCarrySenior WomenCreeslough3125.41122Seamus o DonnellSenior MenGortahork3225.50103Joe McClaffertyMastersGortahork3325.51130Aiden McGinleySenior MenRosses 3425.54145Sinead DooganSenior WomenDungloe 3525.56156Annette ToyeSenior WomenCreeslough3625.57137Eugene McGeeverSenior Men 3726.26146Ann Marion SweeneySenior WomenDungloe3828.10152Aisling CassidySenior WomenGweedore 3928.12144Margarite BonnerSenior WomenDungloe 4028.34104Patrick LanganSenior MenCreeslough  4128.55143Frances GreeneSenior WomenArdsbeg4229.18151Carolann CassidySenior womenGweedore4329.23153Noeleen DooganSenior WomenFalcarragh4431.12124David GeeneySenior MenFalcarragh4531.23141Rose FinneganSenior WomenFalcarragh4631.24081Ashlene DoohanMasters WomenFalcarragh4732.43040Mary HardingWalking WomenArdsmore4836.28051Dee ToyeWalking WomenCreeslough4936.28042Carmel BoyleWalking womenPark Owen5036.28048Brid DoohanWalking WomenFalcarragh5138.11046Noreen McGeeWalking WomenMagheroarty5238.39148Maire McLaughlinSenior womenBaltoney5338.39149Anne CannonSenior womenKeeldrum5438.50050Pauline McGeeWalking Women 5539.47047M. NicAoidhWalking womenMagheroarty5640.09041Anne CurranWalking WomenMeenderry5741.59049Brid BarrettWalking WomenFalcarragh5843.32001Cora MooreJunior WomenFalcarragh5943.39043Evelyn MulliganWalking WomenFalcarragh6043.50045Anne Mc FaddenWalking WomenFalcarragh 6143.52044Maire GallagherWalking WomenGortahork6244.22063Margaret GallagherWalking WomenFalcarragh RESULTS AND PICTURES: GREAT TURNOUT FOR FIRST TÍR NA nÓG ROAD RACE was last modified: April 13th, 2012 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more