Meet The Pacers

Our pacers are back this year to guide you to glory at the O'Neills Walled City Marathon. Ranging from a 3:00 finish to a 4:30 finish, the team will take care of the pace, so you don't have to. 

This service is free - all you need to do is look out for the pacers at the starting line. Below you can find the 3-hour pacers with their profiles. Find your preferred time and have a look at their profiles.

Meet your 3:00 pacers

 Tommy McCallion     

Tommy took up marathon running after volunteering as a marshal in 2013 at the first WCM. Since then he has taken part in many marathons across the country, holding a consistent pace of 3 hours. Recently Tommy has taken part in the Manchester Marathon where he managed to race a 2:44:00, which has set him up well for pacing 3-hours in the O’Neills Walled City Marathon 2019.



     Niall Higgins   

Niall’s PB is 2:49:00, which he gained in Dublin 2018. He has numerous half marathons under 1:25:00. Niall is a regular pacer for serval races across the country and will be pacing Sub 3:15:00 in Belfast Marathon 2019. Niall is one of our 3-hour pacers this year for the O’Neills Walled City Marathon.



Niall Farquharson

Niall has competed in many marathons before and will be one of our 3-hour pacers for this years O’Neills Walled City Marathon. Niall has a PB for 2:36:00 and has paced the 3-hour platform once before for the full marathon.