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Martina breaks Irish Indoor record


Leinster Indoor Championships Nenagh Sunday January 30th 2011 Martina O’Dwyer had an amazing day in Nenagh on Sunday last when she competed in Leinster Indoor Championships.

 Martina ran a 3k race which she won in a brilliant time of (10.35) giving her another P.B, she also broke the Irish Indoor over 35 record for this event by 12 seconds. This is a great achievement for her and we have no doubt that her success will continue throughout the year.

Quantum life Dungarvan 10 mile
Sunday January 30th 2011

Carrick AC had a good club presence at the Dungarvan 10 mile road race in which there were 1050 athletes competing. The course was relatively flat and weather conditions on the day were perfect for achieving P.B’s. First home for Carrick in a well deserved 12th place was Brian Murphy who finished in a great time of (54.30) and has recenttly recovered from injury. In 25th place is Michael Murphy who finished in (57.16), 56th was Tommy Falconer in (59.55) which is a P.B for him, they also picked up frist club team prize so well done to them.
In 75th. place was David Waters (1.01.10), 76th. Patrick Roche (1.01.13), 102. Johnny Brunnock (1.02.08), 133. Cornelius McFadden (1.03.38), 234. Tom Egan (1.07.33), 259. Mark Connolly (1.08.27), 274. Patrick Kerwick (1.08.44), 321. Keith Barry (1.09.28), 358. Andrew Downey (1.10.43), 407.Raymond Burke (1.12.13), 551. Paddy Brunnock (1.15.55), 679.Vinny Murray (1.19.58), 687. Geraldine Houlihan (1.20.16), 732. Paul O’Donnell (1.22.04), 827. Ashling Skerritt (1.26.09), 837. Tara O’Donnell (1.26.32), 857 Catherine O’Donovan (1. 27.36), 931. Bernie Sexton (1.31.40) and was first in the O/55 category, 969. Jackie Dunne (1.34.55). Well done to all runners who took part.

Carrick AC club hosted their annual AGM on Thursday last , we had detailed reports form the outgoing club Chairman Mark Connolly who has done such a good job in running of the club over the past year . We also heard from James Fox club captain who outlined the club’s achievements over the past year, Susan Collins club secertary and the treasures report. We would like to welcome our new members who have been voted on to the committee.

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