This was my 100th in 100 weeks and I am glad to get it out of the way. This is something that I will never do again and I am just glad it is done.
The school itself had great facilities with a hall for registration and a full leisure center for toilets and showers afterwards. The normal picnic aid station was passed every 3.6 miles.
Leaving the aid station we hit along a very narrow alley way between some
|Some fancy dress|
In particular for a lapped course it wasnt boring, it could be spilt into many sections and it was under shade for the most part. Today it was quite warm and that was nice.
|C'mon the Irish|
Starting my first few laps were at approx 35-40 minutes. It was quiet and I followed Nuala Smyth most of the day and Jo pleasand on my last lap.. I was slow at 2:25 for half marathon and approx 3 for the second half. This did however give me enough time to go out for an extra lap for Ultra no 51. There was more heroics from Nick Nicholson who went 2 extra laps. Only 4 of us went Ultra today including Apryl Hammit who is chasing the grey mega marathon top.
Photo; Nuala Smyth
Stats for today.