Sports

Success at Lough Fea 5K

Thursday, 19 January 2017

Success at Lough Fea 5K thumbnailThe Girls winning Team U17 at the IAAF XC. Included, left to right, are Niamh Carr, Rebekah Hunter, Coach Alistair Bratton, Hermione Skuce and Elle Beveridge.

ON Saturday January 7 2017, County Tyrone-based club Sperrin Harriers welcomed athletes from across the province to the second race of their ongoing Winter League Trail Series. On this occasion, competitors negotiated a 5K route around Lough Fea, in the foothills of the scenic Sperrin Mountains.
The Men's race was closely contested with only ten seconds covering the first three places. Eoin Hughes (Acorns AC) took first place in 16.30 with Michael Crawley (City of Derry AC) second 16.35 and Mark Long (Foyle Valley AC) third in 16.40.
Ciara Toner (Springwell RC) 19.35, 35th place overall, took first place in the Ladies race, closely followed by Grace Kelly (Mid Ulster AC) 19.41 with Anne Paul (City of Derry Spartans) 20.51 completing the podium places.

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