Earlier today Gary Thornton of GCH put in a storming performance to win the Fields of Athenry 10k. He finished well over a minute ahead of Paul McNamara (Athenry AC) in 30:12. Michael O'Connor also ran a very strong race to finish in 31:50 and took third place. Ian Egan and Joe O'Donnell in 13th and 14th places respectively made up the winning team from GCH.
Regina Casey ran an excellent 38:52 to take second place in the Women's race which was won, once again by Lucy Brennan (Sligo AC) in 37:03. Michelle Lynch took 3rd place in 42:37. Aideen de Paor and Jane Campbell completed the winning GCH women's team.