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Letterkenny Athletic Club had a strong showing in Dessie’s 10K road race last night, with five of the club’s runners finishing in the top ten. The race, which had 161 finishers, was won by City of Derry’s Noel Logan in 33:03, with Teresa McGloin of Finn Valley winning the women’s section in 36:11.The times and places of Letterkenny AC’s runners are as follows – Gavin Crawford (2nd in 35:06); Paul McGlinchey (3rd in 35:16), Kevin Ferry (4th in 35:36); Kieran Crawford (5th in 35:43); Barry Meehan (9th in 37:05); Padraig Friel (15th in 37:36); Aidan McKenna (19th in 38:07); Glen Duncan (36th in 38:30); Ciaran O’Donnell (40th in 39:44); Colly O’Donnell (46th in 39:53); Garvan McCloskey (54th in 41:12); Charlie O’Donnell (62nd in 42:04); Irene McFadden (74th in 42:54 and 1st over-35); Naoise Enright (98th in 45:54) and Fiona Wasson (143rd in 52:08). ATHLETICS: LETTERKENNY AC DO WELL IN DESSIE’S RUN was last modified: August 29th, 2012 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Dessie’s RunLetterkenny AC
HALIFAX – A Halifax man is in custody after a vehicle was driven onto the city’s picturesque waterfront boardwalk Sunday night, striking a pedestrian before fleeing the scene.Police say the 22-year-old motorist was arrested in Hammonds Plains, a suburb northwest of downtown, and remains in custody while police investigate the hit and run.Halifax Regional Police say a 19-year-old man was taken to hospital but is expected to survive his injuries.The collision took place near Bishop’s Landing, a busy stretch of the Halifax waterfront and a popular tourist destination.The hit and run took place at 7:30 p.m., a time when foot traffic can be heavy as tourists and locals search out a bite to eat at one of the area’s restaurants.Police did not say whether the 19-year-old man was targeted or whether the hit and run was accidental.