The annual ‘Run with Catherina’ will take place today

The annual ‘Run with Catherina’ will take place today to celebrate the achievements of Catherina McKiernan, who will be running on the day.

The 5k race is scheduled to celebrate the 25 year anniversary of Catherina’s European Cross Country Championship win.

Catherina retired from competitive running in November 2005, but she continues to inspire athletes.

Speaking to Northern Sound News she encouraged residents to come out and participate in the event.