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Ryan claims Women's Mini Marathon

Updated: Monday, 01 Jun 2009 19:13

Rosemary Ryan crosses the winning line A view of the competitors at Merrion Square
Rosemary Ryan crosses the winning line A view of the competitors at Merrion Square

The 27th Flora Women’s Mini Marathon attracted over 40,000 entrants on Bank Holiday Monday with victory going to Rosemary Ryan.

The Limerick native clocked a time of 34 minutes 36 second which was more than a minute faster than last years winning time.

Offaly woman Pauline Curley came in second, a full minute behind the winner and 40 year-old Annette Kealy from Raheny ran in third in 36:03, with Siobhan O’Doherty from Tipperary fourth in 36:41.

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