Slideshow: Kells & Connor half marathon

The first ever Kells and Connor half marathon and fun run took place on Saturday, with 126 runners taking part.

The event organisers would like to thank all those who sponsored and helped at the event which may well become an annual fixture.

Runners get under way at the start of the Kells and Connor half marathon and fun run, raising money for MS and Macmillan Cancer Support. INBT33-243AC

Runners get under way at the start of the Kells and Connor half marathon and fun run, raising money for MS and Macmillan Cancer Support. INBT33-243AC

Organisers would like to thank: Ballymena Runners; McBurney Transport; David Blair (Blair International); Corner Shop, Connor; Supervalu Kells; Spar Kells; Sizzlers, Kells; Logans Store; Dougie’s Goodies; Chain Reaction; Sally’s Florist; Connon’s General Merchants; Ramble Inn; Rosspark Hotel; Hansann Crafts; Fun Factory; Manna’s; The Coach House; Maine Minerals..

A substantial sum was raised for MacMillan Cancer Care and the MS Society.

For more on how to donate check out the Kells & Connor charity half marathon Facebook page.