The Athlone 3/4 Marathon, 2011

Updated on Oct 3rd, 2011

02nd October 2011 - The Athlone 3/4 Marathon was held on a Certified Course of 19.664 miles / 31.646 km starting and finishing at the Glasson Hotel & Golf Club near the village of Glasson, just outside Athlone. The course offered magnificent lakeside views around Lough Ree, quite country roads, and produced a new course record for the distance.

Gary O'Hanlon took gold in a time of 1:45:59. ahead of Noelie Kelly (1:52:51) and Martin Fulton(1:56:24). Linda Byrne (6th over all) was first lady in 1:59:42 ahead of Lorraine Manning (2:04:30) and Sheerin Olivia in (2:26:47)

The race galleries represent different sections of the race in chronological order:

1. Start / hotel gate here.
2. 5 mile mark (11.36am - 11.52am) here.
3. 5 mile mark (11.52am - 11.58am) here.
4. 5 mile mark (11.58am - 12.10pm) here.
5. 16.5 to 19 mile marks (12.36pm - 13.40pm) here.
6. 19 mile mark (13.40pm - 13.57pm) here.
7. 19 mile mark (13.57pm - 14.12pm) here.
8. 19 mile mark (14.12pm - 14.38pm) here.
9. Finish and Prizegiving here.

We took around 2,000 shots on Saturday so if don't see yourself in one of the galleries or there's a shot with you half hidden behind someone else mail us with the file name and we'll see what other shots we have.

The Athlone 3/4 Marathon, 02 Oct. 2011