Maria McCambridge Qualifies for Olympic Marathon
The Letterkenny AC runner who represented Ireland at the Athens Olympics in 2004 ran 2.36.37 for the Marathon in Rome on Sunday morning, it was inside the qualifying time of 2.37.00.
She is the third Irish woman to run the qualifying time. Dublin’s Linda Byrne, competing in her first marathon in Dublin, qualified for London 2012 after finishing sixth & Ava Hutchinson achieved the qualifying time at the Houston Marathon in January.
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