ATHLETICS: Strong running from Bernard and Rhonda Brady in Cultra

Rhonda Brady of Larne AC. INLT 35-310-PR
Rhonda Brady of Larne AC. INLT 35-310-PR

Larne Athletic Club recorded top-two finishes on Sunday morning as members took part in the Cultra Challenge 10K and 5K races.

Personal bests were never going to be on the cards, but all enjoyed the location.

In the 5k event Rhonda Brady ran exceptionally well, finishing as second female with a time of 26:36 to take seventh place from over 160 finishers.

In the 10k race, Bernard Brady ran strongly from the first mile to finish runner-up in a time of 41:30.

Andy Gregg was close behind in sixth place with a time of 42:09 with Emmett Woods, 83rd, clocking 53:38.

Michelle Woods was first of the Larne AC Ladies home in 1:02:44, with Lorraine Wharry in 195th (1:05:00), and Evelyn Cooke 200th (1:05:29). Paul Magee ran a great race to finish 281st in a time of 1:21:04.

All proceeds of the well-supported event went to Macmillan Cancer Support.

Larne AC results: Cultra Challenge 10K: 2nd, Bernard Brady, 41:30; 6th, Andy Gregg, 42:09; 83rd, Emmett Woods, 53:39; Michelle Woods, 1:02:44; 195, Lorraine Wharry, 1:05:00; 200, Evelyn Cooke, 1:05:29; 281, Paul Magee 1:21:04.

Larne AC result: Cultra Challenge 5K - 7th, Rhonda Brady, 26:36 (2nd Female).