Castleblayney Athletes take part in Dublin Marathon

Well done to all local athletes who took part in SSE Dublin City Marathon which took place Sunday last.

One local athlete Alan Clarke who is a member of the Blayney Rockets group reached the finishing line in an impressive 2hours 41minutes which seen him finish in 57th place overall and 10th in the M40 National Marathon Championship.

This was a big achievement as this year’s Marathon had 20,000 participants making it the 5th largest Marathon in Europe.