Murphy’s Running in the Dark

Huge congratulations to our football coach Erin McDaid who won the men’s 5k race in the annual Run in the Dark event in Battersea Park, London recently, with all the Murphys runners posting great times

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Nearly 2,000 people took part in aid of the Mark Pollock Trust, which aims to fast-track a cure for paralysis, with the growing event having taken place simultaneously across Dublin, Belfast, Cork, Manchester and London

Erin on his way to winning the men’s 5k in a time of 16 mins, 9 seconds

Players Norma Hurley and Aisling Curley both posted impressive times of under 30 minutes in the 5k race. In the 10k race, Kirby Gilgunn, Leanne Drumm, Louise McCarthy, Liz Breen, Elaine Lyons and Ann Marie Herward all registered times of under 60 minutes.