On Friday evening Seapark’s Bobbie Irvine, Gillian Barnhill and Gary Connolly undertook an epic 24 hour endurance event, the Energia 24 hour race held at The Mary Peters Track.
This annual event challenges athletes to cover the longest distance in 24 hours. Bobbie Irvine came 14th out of 52 individuals covering a distance of 109.4 miles (440 laps). Gillian Barnhill ran 101.2 miles (407 laps) and was third lady. Gary Connolly ran 77 miles (310 laps).