Farewell Win for Lizzie

On Thursday evening Lizzie Lee had her final race at home before she heads off to make her final preparations for the Olympic Marathon in Rio de Janeiro. The EMC/BHAA 4 Miler in Ovens was the event, and Lizzie comfortably won the women’s race in 21:36 and was 4th across the line overall.

In the same race, Stephen Young had a good run, 7th overall in 21:56, and Finbarr O’Dwyer was 8th overall, and 2nd M40.

BHAA results

On Friday evening, Lizzie’s sister Rosaleen was the winner of the Shannonvale 10K in a good time of 38:33. Andrew Sheehan was 2nd in 33:43 in what was a close finish in the men’s race.

Shannonvale results