Larne Half Marathon.

Larne AC had a total of fifty-one members running the full distance and joining another record breaking field of close to 2,000 athletes for the clubs flagship event in the racing calendar. With most of the Larne AC membership and family involved in marshalling, water stations and supporting this very successfully event.

In a prefect spring morning and fantastic running conditions all the runners starting at Larne leisure center the 13.1 mile journey which would take them along the famous County Antrim coastline, between Larne and Ballygally, they first had to negotiate two miles around the Town Centre. The middle section of the course was a hilly inland section in Cairncastle, before returning to the Coast Road.

The first home for Larne AC was David Noble who crossed the line in 01:21:45 in 48th position. Phelim McAllister was next with a fantastic time of 01:23:01 in 62th Position. Andy Gregg was next in for the club with a time of 01:29:16 in 139th, Follow my Sean McAllister with a time of 01:29:52 in 151th just breaking the 1:30.

Next in was Larne AC Emmett Woods with a time of 01:32:06. 1st female for the club was Patricia Blair with a fantastic time of 01:35:23 getting second in her age category. Well done to all the runners, all the club members and family member involved in the event.

The rest of the results:-

Thomas Craig  MO 01:36:42
Paul Tilson M45 01:37:51
Gemma Davies FO 01:38:51
Thompson Crawford M40 01:39:33
Mark Todd M40 01:43:18
Julie Allen F45 01:42:46
Samuel Drummond M45 01:42:47
Nigel Kane M45 01:44:23
Alan Lockington MO 01:43:58
Thomas Morrow MO 01:44:21
Steven Gilliland MO 01:45:30
Steven Reid M40 01:48:30
GLYN ALLEN M40 01:53:00

Derek Reid M45 01:53:52

Heather Baxters F50 01:54:10
Ralph Lavery M40 01:56:26
Andrew Davidson M40 01:57:02
Ruth Moore F40 01:58:42
William Gray M50 01:59:44

Aaron Mulvenna MO 2:00:03
Evelyn Cooke F50 02:03:30
Michele Woods F50 02:04:24
Michael OToole M45 02:05:00
Dom Dorris M40 02:04:43
Tanya McNeil F45 02:10:26
Elaine Hall F45 02:11:41
Jennifer Mulvenna FO 02:11:55
Fiona Wylie FO 02:13:35
Irene Beattie F55 02:19:17
SHIRLEY McCalmont F45 02:19:37
Stephen Mcmanus M45 02:21:37
Sharon Parke F45 02:22:54
Suzanne Reid F35 02:22:03
Gail Montgomery F50 02:25:25
Susan Nicholson F45 02:27:05
Kay Drummond F45 02:30:16
Shiree Brennan F35 02:30:23
Catherine Todd F40 02:31:51
Linda King F50 02:32:03
Leah Steele F50 02:38:28
Patrick Gingles M55 02:39:56
Ricky Mann M45 02:54:06
George Sloan M65 03:02:58