Archive for 'Race reports'

Castlewellan Christmas Cracker

On 28th December 15 OAC athletes ran the 8.5 mile multi-terrain course through the hills around Castlewellan.  There was also a strong team of supporters present to cheer them round.…

Greencastle 5 Mile Run

On Boxing Day Jacqui Maxwell and Sharon Dickenson ventured to the Sperrin Mountains for this popular 5 mile race. They proceeded to fly through the challenging course with chiptimes times…

Clontarf Half Marathon

14 Orangegrove athletes traveled to north Dublin today for one of the final half marathons of 2013. Congratulations to Michael O’Donoghue who clocked his 18th half marathon of the year…

Lots of PBs at Seeley Cup

There was much to celebrate in Ormeau Park yesterday as a number of our athletes took part in the annual Seeley Cup 10k and PBs tumbled. The 26 strong Orangegrove…

Dublin Marathon 2013

Amongst a record field of 14,500 runners, 8 of our club members took to the streets of Dublin for the 26.2 mile challenge. The first 2 runners to finish were…

Irish Runner 5m Race in Dublin

Well done to Paul Woodman competing at the Irish Runner 5m Race in Dublin … Paul Woodman (Orangegrove AC) – 29:31

Belfast Marathon

Well done to Sarah Steer, Sile Brennan, Andy Dickson, Paul Cordner, Rachel McKenzie, Darren Moffett, Leanne Gibson, Ralph, Pauline Bayliss and Michael O’Donoghue in completing the Belfast Marathon.

Round Up 7 April

Another great weekend for the club with particular focus on two racing events;  Johnny Park ran into 2 place in the Decathlon Half Marathon and recorded a new OAC best…