Ciaran Doherty wins Brendan Boyce Olympic Fund 5k Race

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The Brendan Boyce Olympic Fund 5k Race took place in Milford last night, with Ciaran Doherty of Letterkenny AC coming first with a time of 15:54.

The race was a fundraiser for LAC athlete Brendan Boyce, who will be competing in the Rio Olympics later this year.

Kevin Logue came in second with a time of 17:03, and was followed closely in third by Noel Diver, Rosses AC, with 17:13.

Gareth Kerrigan, Milford AC, came in fourth at 17:27, and Enda McBride from Letterkenny AC rounded up the top five with a time of 17:28.

In other local athletic news, LYIT & Finn Valley AC's John Kelly won the Irish University shot title with a new Donegal record of 16.16m.

His club mate and fellow LYIT student Gavin McLaughlin came in second in the same event.