We welcome you to the website of Ballycotton Running Promotions....organisers of the Ballycotton '10' road race and the Summer 5-Mile Series. Over the years the success of Ballycotton Running Promotions can be attributed to a lot of factors... the people involved with BRP, year in year out, their commitment, help and understanding. Our friends in the athletics world, especially the many clubs and individuals and of course all the voluntary help we receive on race days and throughout the year… they have all helped in so many ways to bring us to where we are today.
BALLYCOTTON ‘10’ 2016 Report
For the first
time since 1981, the honours in the Ballycotton ‘10’
went the way of two local
Leevale man Mark
Hanrahan led the way home when finishing strongly in
49:01 ahead of Joe Sweeney of DSD, 49:56, and local
East Cork AC athlete, Michael Harty, who clocked
50:00 in third.
Led by Harty, the
In the women’s race, Aoife Cooke from nearby Youghal came home a clear winner – finishing in 59:57 – ahead of Derval Devaney, (Rathfarnham-WSAF), 62:17 and Siobhan O’Doherty (Borrisokane), 62:26, who won the 2014 event.
There was a bit of family history about Aoife’s victory as she is a niece of Mary Sweeney of St Finbarr’s, winner of the first Ballycotton women’s race in 1979. Mary, now 55, is still running as well as ever and finished in a new course record for that age-group of 66:38 - over two minutes faster than she ran when winning this race 37 years ago.
As usual, the race
packages will be posted out approximately two weeks
Summer Series 2016...View
Ballycotton '10 2016 Results....View
Ballyandreen '5' 2016 Results...View
Mark Hanrahan (Leevale AC) 24:28 -
Fastest time in Shanagarry for 25 years
Aoife Cooke (Youghal AC) 28:23 -
fastest in Shanagarry since Sonia
O'Sullivan's record of 27:33 2001
Shanagarry '5' Results.......View
Ballycotton Summer Series 2016 overall
after Shanagarry '5'
Ballyandreen '5' 2015 Results...View
Shanagarry '5' 2015 Results... View
Churchtown South 2015 Results..View
Ballycotton '5' Results...View
Final Overall Positions..Vie
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