New record for Mansfield at Seville Marathon

Clonmel AC runner David Mansfield at the Berlin Marathon. Photo courtesy of Ailish Mansfield.

A Tipperary athlete has set a new Tipperary record for the marathon.

David Mansfield from Clonmel AC ran 2:16:08 at the Seville Marathon yesterday.

This is a club and County Tipperary record and an improvement of nearly 3 minutes 30 seconds on David’s previous best at the Berlin Marathon last September.