Congratulations to everyone who participated and contributed this years Joey Hannan race – there was a sea of blue & white on display, with a fantastic buzz and great performances from first timers to podium placers, and everyone in between.
Results are here: https://www.sportsplits.com/races/15497
Gordons Photos are here
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Limerick TC Round up:
In the Olympic distance Ross Higgins led out of the water in 20:46, with Luke Lyons 12 sec back . The LTC lads were under pressure on the bike, but Luke came home in a well-deserved 3rd place on this his first venture into this distance. Ross Higgins who also acted a Race Secretary, finished in 5th, with Stephen Cuneen in 14th. On the women’s side Lisa Horgan had the fastest swim split (23:44) and also finished with a well-deserved 3rd place finish. Shona Keane fought back from the swim to come home on 4th, with Eimear Laffan and Dairine Cross also making the top 10.
Also In the Olympic well done to Noel Keane, Adrian O’Brien, Alan Glover, Liam Liddy, Nole Higgins, Paul O’Connell, John Gleeson, Paul Corcoran, Mike Quinlivan, Angela, Robertson, Bob McNamara, Roisin Doran, Ian Moore, Patrick Anderson, Keith O’Halloran, Ollie Foley, Evan, O’Sullivan Glynn, Oorla Cusack, Eduardo Alexandre Queiroz,
In the Sprint distance Colm Turner made up ground on the young bucks to take 3rd place (Darren Dunne of Nenagh TC took the win, with Sabian Kulczyski in 2nd). Shane Larkin was 12th, Mark Connolly in 20th pipping John Deegan by 2 seconds.
The Womens race was also dominated by juniors, but Hilkka Kontro’s run speed brought to a fatntastic 2nd place. Murna Griffin O’Malley, coming back from injury took 5th and rookie Catriona Farrell took a fantastic 6th
Well done to Daragh Nicholas, Aidan Durrack, Anthony O’Brien, Pat O’Brien, Philip Brennan, Mags McCarthy, Claire O’Flynn, Ger LeGear, Edel Foster, Ronan Walsh, Alex McConkey, Mary Ryan, Roisin O’Keefe, Fiona O’Shea, Tony chawke, Jessie Ryan, Rosemarie Martin, Verena Tarpey, Eimear O’Malley, Aoife McNamara, Marie Murphy, Eamonn Nicholas, John Culleton, Ahmed Matewa, Keith Young
The Try a Tri is a great introduction to Multisport– well done to Nigel Mann who won the Senior race, Diarmaid Mulvey, Aishling Murray, Micheal Lyons & Paula McInerney we hope it given you a taste for more.
Sorry if we’ve missed anyone – Let us know how the day went for you.
Next up in the Tri Munster League is Up the Creek in Kilrush – get you entries in.