Winter League – Round 3 (15th Feb)
The third round of our Winter League took place on the track on Wednesday evening 15th February. This time it was a 3,000m race and 41 took part, when in perfect conditions James Keegan led them home in a fine time of 9 minutes 21 seconds. In a great battle for runner up, Kris Foster just got the better of Kedagh Geoghegan, coming home in 9:55 with just two seconds to spare. Aine O’Reilly was first woman home in 11:15, with Michelle Bohan in 11:37 taking second and Aisling Corcoran just holding off Jacintha Reilly for third in a time of 11:45.
Team positions have altered again after round three with team 8 now in the lead on 29 points, team 9 are second on 32 points, followed closely by team 4 on 32.5 points. The remaining team places are team 4 on 33 points, team 1 on 33.5 points, team 3 on 38 points, team 7 and 10 both on 40 points, team 2 on 41.5 points and team 5 on 46 points.
The final night of the league takes place on the track on Wednesday evening 1st March when the distance will remain at 3,000m giving everyone an opportunity to match or hopefully beat their time from last week.