We’re getting into the Christmas spirit here at SBIM for the Weekly Roundup! First up at the Wicklow Santa Dash 5k/10k we had Derek claim 3rd place in the 5k in a time of (19:36) followed by Susan and Layla finishing together in fantastic festive attire in (40:10). Meanwhile in the 10k race Gary took 6th place in (36:52) followed by Conor in 7th place in (40:17). Also keeping in the Christmas theme was Elaine who ran the Jingle Bells 5k in the Phoenix Park in (26:03). Well done everyone!
Over at Avondale parkrun we had Melissa who finished in (31:50) and Ann in (34:47).
Gareth took a trip over the pond to complete his 20th different parkrun event at Linford Wood parkrun in a time of (28:21). Well done Gareth on clocking up the miles at so many different events!
On Sunday Conor & Clara took their four legged running buddies to Mullaghmeen for the first round of the All Ireland Championship. Huge well done to Conor who finished in 2nd place with dog Ralph in the Men’s 5k race and also to Clara who took 2nd place in the Women’s 5k race with dog Grouse!
Also on nice fresh Sunday morning at Juvenile parkrun we had 13 of our Juvenile members complete the course. Well done to Alfie, Ben, Beth, Beibhinn, Baileigh, Hanna, Hannah, Harper, Layla, Libby, Ruairi, Tommy & Tristan!
As always a big thanks to our essential volunteer roster this week of Alison, Slawek, Susan, Zydrune, Tiernan, Donna, Justin, Madison, Teresa, Aoife, Eimear & Geraldine. This great free event relies on new volunteers to keep it going so please do get in touch if you would like to offer to join in the fun!
Juvenile training continues as usual on Monday and Wednesday. Adult training continues at the Running Track on Tuesday at 7pm. Get in touch if you would like to know more about our adult group!