ITS ONLY 26.2 MILE!!!!

Dublin Marathon LogoMonaghan Town Runners take on the Marathon challenge.

As marathon season is upon us, MTRs are proud to announce that 23 of their brave members will be taking part in The Dublin City Marathon

Raymond Aughey and Alan McKeown from Monaghan Town Runners at Berlin Marathon 2014 with members of Newry City Runners, Sean Smith, Barbara Fleming Owens and Amanda McVerry

Raymond Aughey and Alan McKeown from Monaghan Town Runners at Berlin Marathon 2014 with members of Newry City Runners, Sean Smith, Barbara Fleming Owens and Amanda McVerry

on 27th October 2014. To date already some of our members have jumped the gun on their club and taken part in marathons in Donegal, Berlin and Monaghan. Congratulations to Raymond Aughey and Alan McKeown on completing the Berlin Marathon recently and If that wasn’t enough for ‘Coach Ray’, 1 week later he runs the Monaghan Phoenix Marathon held in Rossmore Park.
He was joined by fellow club members Anna-Marie McCleary, Stuart Harpin, Paul Bond, Barry Evans, Michael McCarron and Aaron

Stuart Harpin, Barry Evans, Raymond Aughey, Aaron Nutley and Michael McCarron at Monaghan Phoenix Marathon

Stuart Harpin, Barry Evans, Raymond Aughey, Aaron Nutley and Michael McCarron at Monaghan Phoenix Marathon

Nutley and a big congratulations to them too on a fine run.

MTR committee and members want to wish their friends and club mates taking part in the Dublin Marathon the best of luck as they enter the final few weeks of training. These 23 athletes have put everything into this event from sweat, tears and personal finance for the ultimate prize of finishing the marathon and achieving their personal goal.

TO ALL MTRs GOOD LUCK!!!!

Raymond Aughey, Anna-Marie McCleary and Paul Bond after completing the Monaghan Phoenix marathon

Raymond Aughey, Anna-Marie McCleary and Paul Bond after completing the Monaghan Phoenix marathon

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