MS Society & Subway Holywood Exchange 10k and Half Marathon
On Sunday 14th April eleven Larne AC members took on the 10k and half marathon races at the MS Run for Research NI at the Holywood Exchange Retail Park. The half marathon event is also a part of the Pure Running Half Marathon Series. A guaranteed percentage of entry fees go to the MS Society UK to help find a much needed cure and to support people living with MS. Conditions were windy and cold throughout the event.
Larne AC had five runners in the 10K event with 1st Home and podium finish was Penny Lindsay 2nd female with a time of 43:41. Next in was Mark Todd in 34th with a time of 46:50. Following Mark was Julieane Keane with a fantastic time of 49:11. Next was Kerri-Anne with a great time of 52:38. Catherine Todd with a strong run of 01:09:14.
In the Half Marathon Larne had six runners, First home was Davy Noble with a time 01:28:11 in 20th position, next was Martin Keane in 01:28:38 in 25th position. Next in was Emmett Woods in 01:39:59 in 64th. Bryan Heron was next with 01:45:54 in 86th position. Bernie Regan had a great run coming in with a time of 1:47:01. Next in was Andrew Davidson with a time of 2:07:59
Well done to all the organisers and runners for making this important event a success