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Giant’s Trail Race – Club Championship Round 9

Photo by Dub Runners

Friday evening brought the second running of the Giant’s Ring Trail Race, courtesy of our friends at the Dub Runners. Last year the start of this great 6 mile trail…

Dervock Half Marathon

Photo by Springwell Running Club

A fair sprinkling of Orangegrovers made their way north on Saturday morning to Dervock for the McArthur Kennedy Kane Festival of Running half marathon event, a round of the Pure…

Portaferry 10 mile Road Race

A number of OAC personnel reported for duty at the Portaferry 10 Mile Race. Heavy duty as it turned out. On easily the hottest night of the year, humidity was…

EAH Forest Trail Series – Race 4

While some of the club hit the trails and hills near Shaw’s Bridge on Tuesday night for a very enjoyable mystery trail (thanks Martin), ten of our members continued their…

Weekly Report – June 20-26 2016

In, out, shake it all about. Northern & Republic of Ireland out of the Euros; NI, Wales, Scotland and England out of EU but Republic in and; Netherlands in Victoria…

Energia 24-hr Relay 2016

Introduction courtesy of NI Running website. Over the course of Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th June 2016 hundreds of athletes will descend on Victoria Park in Belfast for the popular…

NI Masters Track and Field Championships 2016

Photo by Joseph Beattie

Despite NI’s masterly performance in the Euros it was up to the OAC Masters to ensure no premature brave Euro or EU exit at Mary Peters’ Track and…indeed…on this occasion bravery…

Ards Half Marathon 2016

On Friday, over 500 athletes from all of Northern Ireland (and beyond) took to the streets of the County Down town of Newtownards for the annual Ards Half Marathon, which…

Weekly Report – June 13-19 2016

Photo by The Antrim Festival Group

By recent standards this wasn’t a particularly busy week (lucky me!), but it was busy enough! It all started on the Tuesday evening with Round 3 of the North Down…

2016 Coca-Cola Lisburn Half Marathon & 10K

Photo by NiRunning - nirunning.co.uk

The combined Lisburn Half Marathon and 10k road race (sponsored by Coca Cola) is one of the premier events of the running year and literally thousands are entered. There is…