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KEEP ON RUNNING! 52 AND COUNTING FOR NEWBLISS MARATHON MAN

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6 Sep 2013 Comments Off on KEEP ON RUNNING! 52 AND COUNTING FOR NEWBLISS MARATHON MAN
KEEP ON RUNNING! 52 AND COUNTING FOR NEWBLISS MARATHON MAN

A Newbliss man has become an Irish record holder after running a whopping 52 marathons in just 32 weeks in aid of the Irish Heart Foundation. The record had stood at 47 but Shane McCarville smashed this by running 52 marathons all over Ireland between January and August this year. All the marathons were recognised by the 100 Marathon Club in both Ireland and the UK and by the Athletics Club Ireland. As previously reported in the Northern Standard, Shane’s bid to create a new Irish record saw ...

NEWBLISS MAN’S MULTIPLE MARATHON GOAL

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14 Dec 2012 Comments Off on NEWBLISS MAN’S MULTIPLE MARATHON GOAL
NEWBLISS MAN’S MULTIPLE MARATHON GOAL

By Cianna McNally A Monaghan man is currently undertaking a gruelling training regime in the hope of breaking an Irish record in 2014 by running 64 marathons in 64 days. Shane McCarville from Newbliss who has been dubbed ‘Ironman’ by his friends and fellow marathon runners has this year alone completed an astounding nine full marathons and three half-marathons and is set to run his tenth full one this Saturday, 15th December in Galway. The current Irish record stands at 36 marathons in 36 days. Shane is seeking sponsorship ...