Freddy retains title at Monaghan 10 & 5 Miler… Last Sunday saw athletic clubs from all around northern and southern Ireland descend on Monaghan Town to take part in the annual Monaghan 10 & 5 mile race. Lifford AC and many Derry clubs travelled en mass to Monaghan as well as clubs from Belfast, Newry, Omagh, Armagh, Dundalk, Dublin, Cavan as well as individual entrants from England , Wales, Germany and Australia. Team Kerr were there providing inspiration and Team Dog were also on hand providing some fun. This
Click below for results of the 2015 Monaghan 10 Miler!
Online entry is now open for the 2015 Monaghan 10 & 5 Miler. The race starts at Coral Leisure Centre, Monaghan at 12.30 pm on Sunday 16th August 2015. Every participant will receive a commemorative pack and a medal. Refreshments will be available for all after the race and this year there will be prizes for both races. A fun and challenging day is ahead for those that wish to take part. “KEEP ‘ER FIT” 🙂
The year so far…….. Its been an eventful and exciting few months in MTR circles since the new year begun. We started the year with a new intake of beginners and our coaches Ray, Ann Marie, James and Cheryl were hard at work on Wednesday evenings and Saturday mornings in our Couch to Crocus 5K program. Over the 9 weeks the participants were helped achieve a new level of fitness that culminated in there completion of the St. Patricks Day 5k
WHAT A YEAR FOR MONAGHAN TOWN RUNNERS It’s been a terrific year for Monaghan Town Runners with many of our members pushing themselves to achieve their individual goals. Walls were passed, new heights (and highs) were reached and comfort zones were put aside. But it’s not just all about the running with MTRs. Friends have been made up and down the country (and internationally) as well as providing an outlet for people to get out and get active. ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS
Monaghan 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 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
KEEPIN ER FIT at the Monaghan 10 & 5 Miler. Thanks to MTR’s friend from NCRs; Colm “Bootsy” Fearon for the vid & to everone that supported MTR’s show-piece event – a run organised by runners for runners. “KEEP ER FIT” :-)))))))))))
Results of the 2014 Monaghan 10 Miler & 5 Mile run / walk available by clicking below. Well done to all who took part and check out the finish line photos on our Photo Gallery page!
At a recent County Monaghan Athletics Board meeting it was proposed to establish a road league among the county clubs using their respective club runs as the venues and athletes scoring points depending on their placings.The Monaghan Road League will consist of 7 races with each athletes best 5 races to count. Only AAI registered athletes who are members of a County Monaghan Athletics Club may qualify for league prizes. Saturday morning saw the start of the road league at
Online entry for the 2014 Monaghan 10 Miler now closed! Roll on 2015! The Monaghan 10 miler is going to be the largest & best organised road race in the whole country:-) & just to confirm both the 5 miler & the 10 miler are chipped. The 10 miler is certified & measured, and after you run you can have a complementary swim in Coral Leisure Centre & a feed! To keep you all entertained, there’s a strongman competition taking place on the