Over 400 participants raise funds for Balbriggan Cancer Support Group

March 17, 2017 0

A fantastic morning at the Balbriggan Cancer Support Group Half Marathon and 10k. A very fast 10k of 32:13 from Balbriggan AC’s Valdas Doposklas who came in 3 minutes ahead of the chasing pack led by Stephen Kelly of Drogheda & District AC  and closely followed by Karl Nolan from Clonliffe Harriers AC. Tara Kennedy Monks claimed the 10K Ladies Race in 42:42.

Alessandro Porazinni had a similarly dominant margin of 90 seconds in the Half Marathon, coming home in 1 hr 16 mins. In the Ladies race Laura McDonnell’s had a comfortable win coming in nearly 14 minutes ahead of 2nd place.

Over 400 participants crossed the line to raise funds for Balbriggan Cancer Support Group and reward the strong group of volunteers giving up valuable celebration and relaxation time on St. Patrick’s Day. Balbriggan Cancer Support Group would like to thank all of the participants and all the volunteers for their support in helping make the event a great success.  For race results click here