KIlfinane AC Notes: Sept 3rd 2017

Kilfinane Athletic Club

Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc
Congratulations to Adrian Hennessy who took part in the 100 km CCC race at the prestigious UTMB ultra running festival last weekend. With over 6000 meters of elevation gain and course passing through Italy, Switzerland and France through the  Alps, Adrian finished in 14hrs and 49mins and in 120th position  out of 2000 competitors. 
Photo with Red Tshirt: Martin Hennessy competing at the Kerry Way Ultra Marathon
Kerry Way Ultra
Nearer to home, Martin Hennessy was taking part in the Kerry Way Ultra, approximately 200km of roads, lanes, trails, paths and hills, running parallel to the famous Ring of Kerry road on the Iveragh Peninsula, covering it in 30hrs and 34 mins for an excellent 9th place overall.
Photo with Yellow Jacket: Adrian Hennessy competing at the Ultra Trail de Mont Blanc CCC race.