Ballina AC

  • The Ballina AC 10Km Run/Walk will take place this Friday evening at 7pm.

    Registration will take place from Scoil Pádraig from 5.30pm.

    The race was originally scheduled to take place during the Ballina Street Festival but has been re-fixed for this Friday evening.

  • Hugh Armstrong from Knockmore finished third today in the International Half Marathon in Charleville in Cork.

    The Ballina AC member set a new personal best of 1:04:30

  • Ballina AC athlete Hugh Armstrong has finished 8th overall in the Dublin City Marathon.

    The Knockmore man was the third fastest Irish man home in a time of 2:14:21.

    Moroccan runner Othmane El-Goumri's set a new course record -- finishing the Dublin Marathon in two hours, eight minutes and four seconds.

    He crossed the finish line at Merrion Square just before 11am, just seconds ahead of Clonliffe Harriers man Stephen Scullion.

    Ethiopia's Motu Medefa completed the course in two hours, 27 minutes and one second to win the women's race.

    Aoife Cooke was the fastest Irishwoman, arriving in eighth place.