27 February 2017
Derry Track Club helped the Limavady parkrun celebrate its 100th edition by providing the first three men home and the first woman.
Shane McGowan cruised around an early morning training run to lead the pack home in first place with a time of 17:55. Cathal McLaughlin and Adrian Boyle followed him hom in 18:16 with Marina Murphy setting a new VW35-39 record of 19:06 in an incredible sixth place overall.
Derry Track Club’s Conan McCaughey helped the Central club to defend their team title at the Scottish Senior Cross Country Championships. The current NI & Ulster Intermediate champion finished 19th and sixth scorer for the Stirling-based club.
London-based Derry Track Club athlete Alex Kirk-Smith was 43rd in the English National Cross Country won by recent Armagh 5K victor Ben Connor.