Paul Buckley Wins Ballinagar 10K

The Ballinagar 5 and 10k road runs were held last Friday evening. This race had originally been scheduled for June but had to be called off due to torrential rain. The summer weather of 2012 looked set to be a spoilsport once again as there was a torrential downpour just before the race started. Luckily the rain abated to a light drizzle as the runners set off.

The Ballinagar 5 and 10k road runs were held last Friday evening. This race had originally been scheduled for June but had to be called off due to torrential rain. The summer weather of 2012 looked set to be a spoilsport once again as there was a torrential downpour just before the race started. Luckily the rain abated to a light drizzle as the runners set off.

Paul Buckley from Ferbane AC. was the clear winner in a time of 33.52. First home from Tullamore Harriers was 4th placed Declan Fahey in 35.28 with David Fox 5th in 36.26. Pauline Curley continued her domination of the road racing circuit when coming home a clear winner in the women’s race, her time of 37.25 good enough for 8th overall. Michelle Mullaney was second woman and clocked 41.28.

Christy Donegan (38.54) and Martina Conlon (49.49) were the over 50 winners, while Sean and Sinead Rigney made it a family double by winning there respective Junior U20 categories.

Full Results 10K :

1 Paul Buckley 33.52 ; 2 Peter Mooney 34.56 ; 3 Noel Marum 35.00 ; 4 Declan Fahey 35.28 ; 5 David Fox 36.26 ; 6 Brendan Danagher 36.52 ; 7 Cormac Minnock 37.09 ; 8 Pauline Curley 37.25 ; 9 Jody O’Reilly 37.46 ; 10 PJ Carroll 38.34 ; 11 Enda Markey 38.36 ; 12 John Donegan 38.41 ; 13 Christy Donegan 38.54 ; 14 Conor Murray 39.19 ; 15 John O’Connell 39.37 ; 16 Johnny Feery 40.06 ; 17 Sean Rigney 40.33 ; 18 David Murray 40.34 ; 19 Christy Cahill 41.09 ; 20 Michelle Mullaney 41.28 ; 21 Mark Hackett 41.57 ; 22 Liz Cuskelly 42.39 ; 23 Garret O’Brien 42.44 ; 24 Matt Corcoran 43.26 ; 25 Conor Brereton 43.46 ; 26 Sinead Rigney 43.49 ; 27 Rory Swords 43.55 ; 28 Pippa Hackett 44.31 ; 29 Darren Bermingham 44.37 ; 30 Rory Farrell 45.09 ; 31Brian Cully 45.31 ; 32 Brendan Kennedy 46.22 ; 33 Kevin Corrigan 46.59 ; 34 Michelle Mangan 47.11 ; 35 David Dunican 47.13 ; 36 Liam Byrne 47.15 ; 37 Una Mullen 47.24 ; 38 Fergal Scally 48.02 ; 39 Michael Betson 48.31 ; 40 Mags Grennan 48.32 ; 41 Pauline Colgan 49.32 ; 42 John Joyce 49.45 ; 43 Martina Conlon 49.49 ; 44 Ray Murray 49.49 ; 45 Enda Scully 49.53 ; 46 Brian Betson 49.56 ; 47 Claire Davis 50.37 ; 48 Niamh McDermott 51.21 ; 49 Regina Cuskelly 51.39 ; 50 Neil McGuiness 52.49 ; 51 Paul Hensey 53.26 ; 52 Michelle McLoughlin 53.52 ; 53 Charles Malone 54.07 ; 54 Noel Duffy 54.09 ; 55 Elaine Cuskelly 54.17 ; 56 Emma Lee 54.45 ; 57 Hilary Dunican 55.15 ; 58 Sharon Daly 55.29 ; 59 Mary Casey 55.55 ; 60 Angela Martin 58.24 ; 61 Ray Martin 58.26 ; 62 Conor Brereton 59.50 ; 63 Olive Gorman 1.00.57 ; 64 Paul Gorman 1.01.00 ; 65 Pat Kennedy 1.01.18 ; 66 Noelle O’Donoghue 1.04.26 ; 67 Margret Hand-Daly 1.04.33 ; 68 Ann Scally 1.05.36 ; 69 Ann McGuiness 1.06.54.