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McKillop,McCourt & Duncan Victorious in Donegal


from Athletics Northern Ireland The NI & Ulster Junior,Inter & Masters Cross Country took place at the weekend in snowy Stranorlar Co. Donegal. this event was kindly sponsored by ChampionChip Ireland.

In the Junior men, the All Ireland Junior XC Champion Michael Mc Killop of St Malachy’s Belfast came home the winner, leading St Malachy’s easily to the team event. He was followed in 2nd by teammate Aidan McGowan with Declan Reid from City of Derry in third.

In the Ladies Masters race, North Belfast Harriers’s Cathy McCourt came home a convincing winner beating Julie Turley of Dromore and Finn Valley’s Caitriona Mc Granaghanin 3rd.

Omagh’s Steven Duncan hit the front of the pack in the Master’s race with Antrim IAAF Veteran winner Dave Morwood and Letterkenny’s Pauric McKinney close on his tail.

Annadale Striders took the team prize beating Letterkenny by 1point with City of Derry in 3rd.

Full results are now available with lap time splits.

[Pictured: Cathy McCourt] Image courtesy of Declan Roughan.