Leevale athletes to the fore on the road

It has been busier than ever on the summer road scene over the past week.

Last Wednesday, the BHAA\EMC 5K took place in Ovens where Carmell Parnell won the women’s race and Robert Patterson finished 5th in the men’s.

EMC results

The following night, Darragh Canavan was the first Leevale finisher in the Corkbeg 4 miler near Whitegate. Darragh finished 3rd in 22:34.

Corkbeg results

On the same evening, Nollaig O’Neill was 4th in a strong field that competed in the Dungarvan 5 mile event.

Dungarvan results

On Friday evening, the big event was the Willie Neenan Memorial 10K in Millstreet. Leevale locals Donal Coffey and John O’Connell were 2nd and 3rd behind Ed Murphy, while Carol Finn finished 2nd in the ladies’ race.

Millstreet results