Tuesday, February 27, 2024

Results & Photos of the IMRA Clonmel Trail Half-Marathon - Sat 24th Feb 2024

In contrast to Sunday 25th, Saturday the 24th of February 2024 was a lovely Spring day and ideal conditions for the IMRA Clonmel Trail Half-Marathon. The photo above captures it nicely... a runner is heading back to the town of Clonmel with Slievenamon in the background.

There were 125 finishers in this trail half-marathon and the top 3 men & women were...

1 Enda Cloake 231 M 1 1:40:24 Slaney Olympic AC Wexford
2 Barry Hartnett 580 M40 1 1:42:33 Tipperary
3 Henry Browne 616 M40 2 1:47:24 West Muskerry AC Cork
1 Kealey Tideswell 435 F40 1 1:49:19 Clonmel AC Tipperary
2 Carol Finn 899 F35 1 2:01:59 Cork
3 Sorcha Kearney 229 F45 1 2:03:18 St. Finbarr's AC Cork

Full results HERE


1) IMRA have a large gallery of photos HERE

Monday, February 26, 2024

Results of the Nenagh Half-Marathon & 10k - Sun 25th Feb 2024

The results for this one are a bit of a mess as all of the half marathon and 10k runners are listed in one set of results and it's obvious from the times that some people are listed in the wrong event.

The results can be found HERE

Results of the Adare 10k - Sun 25th Feb 2024

On a pretty wet day, a total of 799 runners took part in this years Adare 10k road race in Co Limerick.

Top 3 men & women...

 1 Niall SHANAHAN 31:34 5 M M40
2 Declan MOORE 31:42 1019 M MS
3 Karl FITZMAURICE 31:54 3 M MS
1 Carolyn HAYES 39:28 2 F FS
2 Pamela KIRBY 40:26 256 F F40
3 Clare COLEMAN 40:30 79 F FS

Full results HERE 

Thursday, February 8, 2024

Notice: IMRA Clonmel Trail Half-Marathon - Sat 24th Feb 2024

IMRA are holding a trail half-marathon on the hills to the south of Clonmel on Saturday 24th Feb 2024. Note that this one has a total ascent of 826m and would be suitable for someone who is comfortable doing 15-20 mile (25-32km) runs on the road.

Entry link... https://imra.ie/events/view/id/2422

COUNTY: Tipperary
DATE: Saturday 24th February, 2024
CLIMB (M):826
RACE MARKING: Only major junctions marked - Only major junctions marked
LEAGUES: Munster Half-Marathon League 
MANDATORY KIT: Level B - Standard - Waterproof jacket, Hat or buff, Gloves, Whistle, Charged mobile phone with emergency number stored, Foil blanket, bivvy bag or equivalent. All runners must bring the above items to the race. The actual kit to be carried during the race will be finalised on the day, depending on conditions etc., and clearly advised at Registration.
You should also have the means to carry all the kit in case required. Failure to have the required items may lead to you being denied entry to the race, or disqualification. Random checks may be carried out.
ENTRY CLOSES: Saturday 17th February 2024, 23:59

Wednesday, February 7, 2024

Results of the IMRA Bansha Woods 8.5km trail race - Sun 4th Feb 2024

Carol Finn in second place

While the main focus on Sunday was on the Dungarvan 10-mile in Waterford, IMRA were holding an 8.5km trail race in Bansha Woods near Tipperary Town.

First 3 men & women...

1 Barry Twohig 893 M45 1 30:55 St. Finbar's AC Cork
2 Barry Hartnett 580 M40 1 32:47 Tipperary
3 Seán Quirke 968 M45 2 33:45 Bilboa AC Limerick
1 Kealey Tideswell 435 F40 1 35:46 Clonmel AC Tipperary
2 Carol Finn 899 F35 1 36:09 Cork
3 Catherine Fogarty 1825 F45 1 40:12 Tipperary

Full results HERE