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Northern Ireland Ultra Running Association, Matty McParland, 100k Championships

Northern Ireland Ultra Running Association

Congratulations to North Down AC’s Matty McParland who has been selected by Athletics NI as part of a strong Northern Ireland men’s B Team to compete at the Anglo Celtic Plate 100km on 2nd April 2023 at Craigavon Lakes. We wish Matty and the rest of his Northern Ireland team mates well.


Karla Borland – Springwell 

Jenny Elliott York – Enniskillen Running Club 

Lou McLaughlin – ANI affiliated 

Karen Wilton – Jog Lisburn Running Club 

Katherine Harkness – Dub Runners 

Amanda Perry (reserve) – Ballydrain Harriers 

Mens A Team:

Gareth King – ANI affiliated 

Tim Brownlee – Willowfield TH

Dave Andrews – Atlas Running & Metro Aberdeen Running Club 

Angus Irvine – Motherwell AC

Jarlath McKenna – ANI affiliated 

In addition a Mens B Team has been selected:

Fabian Devlin (also reserve for a Team) – Omagh Harriers 

Richard Duffy – Omagh Harriers 

Mark Walker – ANI affiliated 

Matty McParland – North Down AC

Adam McKee – Ballydrain Harriers 

Greg McClure (reserve) – North Belfast Harriers 

The Anglo Celtic Plate will also incorporate the NI & Ulster 100km Championships, Irish 100km Championships, Scottish 100km Championships and British 100km Championships as part of an open race. 

Registration for the open race is available at: