Paul Pollock cruises to Titanic 10K win in Belfast

Paul Pollock celebrates at the finish line

Paul Pollock showed his class by securing a comfortable victory in Sunday's Titanic 10K race in Belfast.

The Holywood athlete clocked a time of 30:37 minutes to take the men's title, with St Malachy's runner Joe McAlister well back in second in 31:57.

Foyle Valley's Scott Rankin came in third in a time of 32:27.

Offaly woman Ann Marie McGlynn won the women's title in 35:16, over a minute clear of Natasha Adams with Gerrie Short back in third.

Lifford Athletics Club runner Adams finished in 36:22 while Short, of Beechmount Harriers, had a time of 39:49.