Physio Plus – Presentation evening

Hi folks,

The Club has received the following message from Physio Plus offering a free presentation evening. I would appreciate you expressing your interest in the event and your chosen evening by commenting through Facebook or emailing through the contact form. The most popular will determine the presentation evening. 

Monday evening on the 17th Nov, 1st Dec and 19th Jan or
Wednesday evening the 12th, or 19th Nov, 10th Dec or 14th & 21st Jan

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GR8 Dundrum

It was all change at the head of the field on Saturday when in the absence of Brendan Teer, three times winner, the Dundrum Gr8 Race had its 5th outing. Over 700 runners of all abilities took to the roads, walkways, beach and boardwalks around the village and the Murlough Nature reserve to take on what is undoubtedly a unique event but which in spite of its scenic beauty is a deceptively difficult proposition. Continue reading

XC League – The Bobby Rea Memorial UUJ

The next fixture in the XC League, the Bobby Rea Memorial, takes place this coming Saturday at the University of Ulster, Jordanstown.

The Senior/Masters Men’s race is 8 km in distance and the provisional start time is 3:10 p.m.

The Senior/Masters Women’s race is 5 km in distance and the provisional start time is 2:40 p.m.

(full schedule of races attached)

If you are interested in running please let the following people know ASAP:

  • Ladies Captain => Tracey McDowell (PM Facebook or email:
  • Men’s Captain => Paul Burns (email or
  • Any coach to put your name forward.


East Down fielded 5 teams in Saturday’s Relay Championships and in spite of several cry offs and the non-availability of several of their top runners, all the teams performed creditably well, one in the Senior Open, two in the Master’s and two in the Ladies masters categories. Neil McCartan, Brendan Teer, Paul Burns and Michael Cultra made up the quartet in the Men’s Open race which was a hotly contested event. Continue reading