Buncrana 5k

Wednesday Evening, 28th May 2008


A massive 180 finishers crossed the finish line at the Buncrana 5k on Wednesday night. The race is part of the Donegal Mizuno Grand Prix Series and the Furey Insurance Derry Road Series.


Four Tír Conaill Athletes had a fine outing in a race won by Greg Roberts, City of Derry (15mins 17secs) from Letterkenny pair Brian Thursby (15mins 31secs) and Gary Crossan (15mins 37sec).


Paul Ward M25 finished 9th overall in a fine time of 16mins 22secs  while Pauric Harvey who contested with the leaders for the opening 1,500m was happy with his 17mins 20 secs time. John Cannon M50 18mins 12 secs and Jackie Harvey W45 22mins 59secs also gave excellent performances.


227 Jackie Harvey (Tír Chonaill AC)


228 Pauric Harvey (Tír Chonaill AC) with early leaders.

Also in picture, 237 Neil Faulkner, 193 Colin Roberts &

176 Michael Finnagan


John Cannon (Tír Chonaill AC)


Paul Ward (Tír Chonaill AC)