DUNE Half Marathon 2017
On Sunday 12th February 2017, over eight hundred athletes took on the first race of this year’s Pure Running Half Marathon Series, the DUNE Half Marathon. The cross-border event started at the Quays Shopping Center in Newry (Northern Ireland) and finished in Market Square in Dundalk (Ireland).
Larne AC had three runners that travel down to Newry. David Noble completed the 13.1 miles course in 1:21:27 in a position of 14th. Emmett Woods was next with a time of 1:41:03 talking 6+ minutes of this time last year Emmett was 209th position overall. Also running the event for Larne was Ricky Mann with a new Personal Best for the half marathon distance with a time of 1:43:06 in a position of 243th.
Larne AC would like to thank the event organizers and the marshals on both sides on the border for other great event.