The 10th edition of the Cork City Marathon held this weekend attracted almost 10,000 participants in its different races.
Philip Harty got a win, finishing with a time of 02:32:58, followed by Eoin Sugrue who finished with a time of 02:36:47. Rounding out the top three was Brian Hegarty with a time of 02:38:10.
In the ladies race, it was Nollaigh O’neill (03:00:40) taking the top spot. She finished 2 minutes 21 seconds ahead of Una Murphy Plant . Finishing third was Dolores Duffy (03:14:08).
|5||Finbarr O Dwyer||02:43:46|
|2||Una Murphy Plant||03:03:01|
Peter Somba took top spot in 01:11:19, followed by Sergiu Ciobanu who finished with a time of 01:11:27. Alan O Shea got the third place in 01:14:55.
For the women, Aoife Cooke won the race with a time of 01:25:28 . Norah Pieterse earned runner-up honors with a time of 01:25:54Ann Marie Holland got the third place in 01:31:29.
Unfortunately some runners were led off course during the half marathon. The organizers present their apologies.
Cork City marathon organisers apologise after runners led off course https://t.co/eL27TlV2UN
— BenchWarmers (@BeWarmers) June 7, 2016
|3||Alan O Shea||01:14:55|
|3||Ann Marie Holland||01:31:29|
|5||Orla O Rourke||01:35:11|