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Sri Chinmoy Self-Transcendence 100k/50k/Anglo Celtic Plate 2024

Jo murphy

Photo: Stuart Ross

Almost all the teams have been announced for the Anglo Celtic Plate which forms part of the Sri Chinmoy Self-Transcendence 100k/50k Ultra Races taking place in Perth on the 24th of March at North Inch Park. This is the premier 100k ultrarunning event on the UK ultradistance calendar.

England Women’s team

Sarah Webster (Northern IOM, David Leach)
Melissah Gibson (Ealing Eagles)
Julia Davis (Newquay Road Runners, Robbie Britton)
Samantha Hudson dos Santos Figueira (née Amend) (Belgrave, Andrew Walling)

England Men’s team

Michael Young (West Cheshire)
Alex Milne (Hercules Wimbledon)
James Turner (Lewes AC, Allison Benton)
Ollie Garrod (Belgrave)


welsh mens 100k team for the Sri Chinmoy Self-Transcendence 100k

The first Men’s selections from Wales for the Sri Chinmoy Self-Transcendence 100k /Anglo Celtic Plate are:

Daniel Rothwell  Swansea Harriers
Gareth Pritchard  Vegan Runners
Henry Drake  Amman Valley Harriers
Samuel Richards   Pontypridd Roadents

The second wave of selections will take place on Tuesday 5th March. To be considered during this wave of selection, athletes must compete in the Barry 40-mile track race on Sunday 3rd March.

Nine athletes have been selected to represent Scotland in the Anglo Celtic Plate home countries race at North Inch Park, Perth.

Scotland Women:
Amanda Woodrow (Edinburgh AC);
Sheena Logan (Fife AC);
Jacqueline Wilson unattached;
Catherine Cowie (Portobello)

Scotland Men:
Dougie Selman (Corstorphine AAC);
Chris Richardson (Metro Aberdeen);
Henry Hart (Belgrave);
Nikki Johnstone unattached;
Stuart Paterson (Ochil)

The NI & Ulster teams for this year’s Anglo Celtic Plate 100k have also been selected for Perth.

Women’s team
Karla Borland,
Jenny Elliott York,
Lou McLaughlin,
Katherine Harkness,
Laura Grimes and Karen Wilton.

Men’s team
Dave Andrew’s,
Tim Brownlie,
Angus Irvine,
Mark Walker,
Fabian Devlin
David Hamilton and Adam McKee as reserves.

Athletics Ireland have selected a team of nine athletes to compete:

Women’s Team:
Tricia McLoughlin – Le Cheile AC
Anne Jennings –Dublin Bay Running Club
Christine Kinsella – Brothers Pearse AC
Lorraine McMahon – Wexford marathon Club
Aoife Ni Mhaoileoin – Le Cheile AC

Men’s Team
Ciaran McGonagle – Letterkenny AC
Wayne Waldron – Donore Harriers.
Barry McCarroll – Slieve Gullion Runners
Louis Coyne – Galway City Harriers

Website: Anglo Celtic Plate Ultra-Distance Association
Facebook: Anglo Celtic Plate 100K

See also
Self Transcendence 100k/50k Ultra Races 2022 Results