31st Greencastle 5 mile Road Race

Over one thousand participants (917 runners and nearly 200 walkers) turned out on Boxing Day for the 31st Greencastle Road Race in County Tyrone. Attention was focussed on Olympian Paul Pollock, winner of the two preceding races. The cold and windy conditions proved to be no disadvantage to Paul who made it three in a row.

Orangegrove had four members make a strong appearance for the club:

Robin Montgomery 31:44 59th/917
Des Fahy 32:36
Louise Browne 39:29 PB
Fintan Hurl 40:43 PB *

* bettering his time of last year by a whopping 4.5 minutes. Good run Fintan!

1st M Paul Pollock Annadale Striders 24:52 with a 4:58 m/m pace!
1st F Catherine Whoriskey City of Derry Spartans 28:12 (5:38 m/m).