Asics Belfast City Half Marathon

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The main running event this weekend was undoubtedly the Asics Belfast City Half Marathon on Sunday morning, beginning at Ormeau Park at 9am. Not only was it a main event…

Weekend Report – September 13th

Photo by Dennis Nash

Not a lot was happening midweek this week, but there was plenty to keep most of us busy at the weekend with the Ards Lions 5 mile race on Friday…

Weekend Report – September 6th

Photo by Brian O'Neill

Phew! What a week, and thankfully there was a little running too! As usual it started early; on Tuesday to be exact in the heart of Co. Down at the…

Laganside 10K

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Sunday brought the Pure Running Laganside 10k road race, hosted by North Belfast Harriers, and traditionally there is a very large turn out of OAC athletes for this one. Nearly…

Weekend Report – August 30th

That woman Elaine Mcallister has been at it again! On Tuesday of this week she was the lone female Orangegrover who made her way to the Maiden City for the…

Weekend Report – August 23rd

For the first time in a long time not much was going on midweek this week. Maybe the petering out of Summer and the gradual drawing in of the evenings…

Weekend Report – August 16th

Once again it started early this week; on Tuesday to be exact with the North Down Track and Field meeting at the Bangor Sportsplex, the fourth of four. Wednesday saw…

Weekend Report – August 9th

This is a busy part of the season with numerous evening and midweek events as well as the usual Saturday and Sunday fare. The Kilmore Rec 5 mile road race…

Lurig Challenge Run

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The main event of the weekend for most of us will be the Lurig Mountain Challenge at Cushendall which, this year, we designated a round of the Orangegrove Club Championship,…

Weekend Report – August 2nd

Yes, it started early again, on Wednesday to be exact when a number of our runners travelled down to Downpatrick for the RGU 10k. Friday evening brought the much anticipated…