A large group of 23 Rathfarnham WSAF AC athletes took part in the 2019 Dublin Novice 5k Road Race Championships incorporated into the Tallaght AC 5k. Rathfarnham WSAF AC’s women dominated this year’s Championships. Individually Louise Gaffney won the gold, Sinead Murray the silver and along with Laura Ryan and Jennifer O’Malley the ladies won the team gold.

The men’s team finished 7th. Well done to everybody who ran. There were some great personal performances.

Individual Results were as follows:

Ronan Kearns 16:54

Denis Daly 17:58

Michael Murphy 18:11

Louise Gaffney 18:25

Sinead Murray 18:46

Joe Casey 18:26

Ber Crowley 19:09

Gerard Claffey 19:15

Daniel Keogh 19:25

Sean McCreery 19:26

Sue Ryan 19:49

Laura Ryan 19:53

Eric Cullen 20:11

Vanessa Sallier 20:15

Jenny O’Malley 20:21

Dermot Sheils 20:57

Esther Lawlor 21:22

Ronan Brady 21:24

Clare Sheils 21:46

Lee Byrne 22:07

Aoife Trihy 22:11

Lian Brady 22:53

Maria Brennan 23:17

DUBLIN 5K NOVICE RESULTS CLICK HERE

FULL TALLAGHT 5K RESULTS CLICK HERE

 

 

In a hard fought running of this epic competition Rathfarnham WSAF AC came an excellent second this year under the great captaincy of living legend David Power. The team was made up of Mark Ryan, David Power, Sean Hehir, Beth Neal, Ciaran Aylward, Colm Moran and Clare Sullivan. David's blog can be found HERE!

 

 

The highlight of the Dublin Graded Track and field meeting no.2 for Rathfarnham WSAF AC was all four of the women in the 1500m running new PB’s! Club results at the Tallaght Athletics Stadium were as follows: 200m John Hayes 28.00. W1500m Louise Gaffney 5:00, Sinead Murray 5:05, Ber Crowley 5:04, Beth Neal 5:29. M1500m Louis McCarthy 4:25, Pearse Coyle 5:04. 5000m Paul Stephenson 15:27, Neil Skelton 17:01, Johnny Hughes 17:09, Lynne Hennessy 18:44. Great running from everybody.

FULL RESULTS HERE