Nakita Burke selected on NI & Ulster Team for Cardiff Road Race Series Event

Nakita Burke

Letterkenny AC’s Nakita Burke has been included on the Northern Ireland & Ulster Team for the Cardiff Victory 5k Inter-Area competition.

Seven athletes will compete against the North of England, Midlands, South of England, Scotland and Wales on 5th May in the Welsh capital.

In the first round of the Inter Area Road Race Series at the end of March in Belfast, Nikita finished 3rd in the Titanic Quarter 10k setting a new pb for the distance.

City of Derry Spartans duo Kyle Doherty and Mark Long are named on the men's team for Wales.

The following athletes have been selected:
Men's Team:
Kyle Doherty
City of Derry Spartans
Mark Long
City of Derry Spartans
Chris Madden
City of Lisburn AC
Conan McCaughey
North Belfast Harriers

Women's Team:
Jessica Craig
North Down AC
Sinead Sweeney
Nakita Burke
Letterkenny AC