Video: Cookstown man Joe Curry completes 60 miles on 60th birthday for charity

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Cookstown man Joe Curry celebrated his 60th birthday in style by completing a 60-mile run to raise funds for the Alzheimer’s Society.

The veteran athlete endured bitter winds, snow and black ice, as he ran from Magherafelt to Cookstown, Cookstown to Omagh and back to Cooktown again.

Cookstown man Joe Curry at the finish line

Cookstown man Joe Curry at the finish line

Joe said that despite his legs almost giving way, he found the strength for a sprint finish to the line, where his family and friends awaited.

Cookstown man Joe Curry at the finish line with Aoife and Mona from the Alzheimer's Society

Cookstown man Joe Curry at the finish line with Aoife and Mona from the Alzheimer's Society