Athletes do well in Wexford races
Published 18/12/2012 | 18:06
NATIONAL CROSS Country took place for ages under 11 13 15 17 and 19 as well as for Novice Men and Women in Adamstown in Co. Wexford
There were many fine performances on a great day of real Cross Country as the leading Athletes from the four Provinces strutted their stuff and Sligo was well represented in many age groups
James Mc Geough produced a solid effort under 19 to make the top twenty , a feat repeated by Leo Doherty under 13 while Dylan Carty , James Lynch and Thomas Delahunt did well at under 17 level .
In the under 17 girls race Claire Conlon represented the County along with Ashling Molloy while Orla Mulvihill had a solid run under 19 girls.
The Novice Ladies of North Sligo had to contend with 4th place as , having finished in equal bronze position , they lost out on countback . Ashling Van Rensburg in 17th was well supported by Una Mc Cool in 19th with the rest of the team in the top thirty. Sligo,s Carina Clarke retired after a fall on the first lap after holding a prominent position early.