Results of the 2017 Blackwater 10 mile road race


Thanks to everyone who turned for this years Blackwater 10 mile race in Clondulane. In the end, we had 318 finishers which is up 26% on last year.

Pos No Name Gender Category Time
Male Top 3
1 374 John Meade Male Senior 00:55:00
2 197 Eoin Sugrue Male Over 40 00:55:42
3 485 David Richardson Male Senior 00:58:29

Female Top 3
43 442 Patricia O’Brien Female Senior 01:09:37
48 314 Ellen Hanley Female Over 40 01:10:34
62 180 Charlene Wiley Female Senior 01:11:36

The full results are here…

Photos on the Running in Cork website

Category Winners
(Top finisher per category not already placed in the overall race)

Over 40
Male: Darren Molloy (00:58:43)
Female: Margaret Jones (01:18:07)

Over 50
Male: Tom Fox (01:05:26)
Female: Colette Ryan (01:25:15)

Over 60
Male: Sean Whelan (01:16:11)
Female: Shannon Heath (01:43:19)

Over 70
Male: Peter Gaffney (01:37:45)
Female: Maggie Dunne (01:55:04)


(L-R)…Charlene Wyley 3rd, Patricia O’Brien 1st & Ellen Hanley 2nd


(L-R)…David Richardson 3rd, John Meade 1st & Eoin Sugrue 2nd


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2017 Race Notice…

This is the third year of this 10 mile road race in the small village of Clondulane, just to the east of Fermoy in Co.Cork. The race date is Sunday the 21st of May 2017

The entry fee is €21.20 (incl. online entry charge). You can enter online HERE


Latest info…17th May.

Registration is closing on Friday evening at 6pm. Entries will be taken on Sunday morning but late entries will cost €25.
Race numbers can be collected from 9:30 to 10:45 Sunday morning.
Due to the busy nature of the N72 road, runners are advised to take responsibility for there own safety and do NOT run on, or over the white line.
Absolutely no head phones allowed.


Proceeds from the race will be divided between the charity Breakthrough Cancer Research and the local national school.

The race will have chip timing.




The Blackwater 10 mile race route has been modified for 2017. More details on the Course page.

As usual a feast of tea/coffee and sandwiches/cakes will await the runners in the tents on the village green.

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