September 24, 2011 in Mountain Running Results by Gwynne Ryan

Ger Griffin , Mike Cunningham , Patricia Blackburn , Tom Blackburn & Keith Ryan .

Ireland finished in 3rd. place in World Masters Mountain Running Championship in Paluzza , Northern Italy in M45 Category on Saturday 17th. September 2011 . Mike Cunningham was 12th. in 55:05 , Keith 21st. in 58:21 and Tom Blackburn 23rd. in 58:47 – Italy won the team event with 11pts from Great Britain in 2nd with 25pts and Ireland 3rd. with 56pts. A total of 118 athletes competed .
Patricia Blackburn was 36th. in 01:33:47 in W45 Category and was a member of the Irish Team that also won Bronze with 56 points .
Ger Griffin was 20th. in M50 Category and was a member of Irish Team that won Silver with 37 pts.