Name: Ray Curran

DOB: 26/3/53

Age you started running: 16

 

Personal Best Performances

Distance Time

Marathon 2.20.08

Half-Marathon 1.5.53

20k 1.1.52

10 miles 49.25

10000m 30.24

5000m 14.40

3000m 8.29

 

Best positions/ performances in races

1st N.I 10000m 1983

1st Half- Marathon 1983

1st 3000m club event

1st N.I veteran 5000m 1993

1st N.I veteran x.c 1994, 95, 96, 98, 99

1st McConnell Shield X – C 1995

2nd N.I 5000m 1979

3rd Belfast Martahon 1984

2nd Irish Veteran X – C 1995

6th World Vteran X – C 1995 (GB team bronze)

1st Veteran Belfast Marthon 1993 2.31.51

 

Most pleasing atltetic performance

Wnning the N.I Veteran cross-country title in 1998 having only placed 3rd in 1997 and first in 1994, 95 and 96.

Winning the MConnell shield cross-country aged 42 having made the winning team 20 years before

 

Most disappointing performance

Not finishing the cross-country championships in Gateshead 1983 due to illness

 

Any other comments

Enjoyed competing for Annadale Striders for over 20 years