WELCOME TO ST.PETERS ATHLETICS CLUB
Amazing April followed by Magnificent May!
What an record breaking month for club runners in all sorts of distances from 1 mile relays to half marathon and the unforgettable first ever Sunday Belfast Marathon, new course and new Distance for the 26.2! The Noisy Neighbours from Portadown put on one heck of a race over in Kernan, and club runners travelling to all corners of Europe to get the miles in!
Congratulations to club runners who took part in today’s schools District Athletics event in Clones! Some standout performances: Emma Mulholland 1st 1500m Lauren Gellately 3rd 800m & 2nd 1500mJude Millar 3rd 800m& 2nd Well done!
Congratulations to all of our Belfast Marathon runners. Such a great turn out from the club. Great achievements by all. (Your coaches couldn’t be happier).
it was a momentous event , not only for the first time on a Sunday and a new flatter more scenic course , but the added few meters to really turn it into a iconic marathon! Some amazing times guys take a bow team St Peter’s!
Another great weekend of racing with club runners out in force, great times recorded in the Kernan Festival of running. The inaugural Portadown Running Festival with the majority opting for the half marathon. Well done also to Patsy and Kieran taken on their first half marathons, class lads making the dodgers look like proper old goats!. This event was organised by Kernan Running Club and what a fantastic day of running it was.
Zara competed in the Liverpool Half marathon, A big shout out to John Cawley who is giving Clubworld travel a run for their money on his Miles clocked up on the half marathon crusade, took the trip over to Edinburgh for the festival of running, super times from John and Evelyn!
EVENT LAUNCH-Entries for our ‘Lurgan Lakes & Lough’ event on the 25th August are 70+ now, with participants registered from all over the country. Don’t forget, you can enter the event and still volunteer, we are organising a club members pre-event and virtual run, where you’ll receive your medal and goody bag. This will free up members to volunteer on 25th August. A great opportunity for all to get involved make our event one of the best in the running calendar. Thanks gang!
Great evening of running for club runners in last nights Carmen 1 mile road race championship with the ladies defending their title in style with first place in the elite 5/6 min section,the men’s team a eyewatering sub 15 min time, came second, such the strength of the competition, and the young vets 4th in their section!
A very Warm welcome to the 2 new recruits, Paddy Mc Evoy and Fiona Toman who have really put in some hard training over the last month, Super times recorded in their first races in the go faster Black n white stripes!
St Peter’s AC is based in the Lurgan County Armagh, N Ireland and is an officially
affiliated club with Athletics Northern Ireland. The Club prides itself on a long tradition of athletic training in all aspects of the sport. The club welcomes athletes of all abilities from complete beginner to proficient competitors, male and female in junior and senior sections. With a current membership of over 80, the club competes strongly in local, national and international events. The Club today continues to develop in line with the standards of the Irish Athletic Association/NI Athletics.
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