Improved Times and High Spirits in Spite of Rain at An Ríocht Event

Improved Times and High Spirits in Spite of Rain at An Ríocht Event

Almost 400 runners took part in the annual Kingdom Come Run in Castleisland on Sunday last. There were many local and familiar faces present from the surrounding athletic clubs from every corner of the Kingdom, Cork and Limerick. The two events which took place on the day were road races over both 5km and 10…

O’Brien V O’Sullivan Showdown Likely in An Ríocht 5K Decider

O’Brien V O’Sullivan Showdown Likely in An Ríocht 5K Decider

It was another evening on which the weather held fine enough to see the athletes and fun runners through and home from the second of the trinity of 5K road races hosted by An Ríocht AC. on Wednesday night. Intriguingly, the first five home on Wednesday night’s installment matched that of the first leg on…

An Ríocht AC First September 5K – It’s About Time

An Ríocht AC First September 5K – It’s About Time

It’s all about time – isn’t everything. I learned a thing or two from observing and listening to some of the 120 runners of both the serious and fun varieties last evening. I learned because I used to think it was all about being first over the line. It is and it isn’t. It’s all…