This weekend Alison Burke and Caoimhe Lynam are off to Belfast to compete for the Irish Universities team in a competition against the Scottish Universities. Catherine Mc Manus is off to Tampere in Finland to compete as a guest for St Abbans ac in the European clubs championships. Pierre and Cliona Murphy are competing in Ordegan in Belgium on Saturday. Best of luck to all.
The Dublin community games track and field events will take place in Santry 8th and 9th of June. We need 4 under 8 girls for sprints, 4 under 8 boys sprints, we have spots for under 10 boys and girls sprints, under 12 boys sprints and middle distance.
We are also looking for 2 under 12 boys and 2 under 14 girls for long puck. Anyone who has connections in the local GAA club might know someone. Girls will be on Sat and boys on Sunday.
Everyone who has trophies from last year please get them engraved and leave into community games office on Brunswick street.
Yesterday at the IMC meeting in Irishtown Edel Monaghan ran well in her 1500m race. Today we had Jodie McCann racing over 3000m in the Loughborough international where she achieved the European junior qualifying time. Well done Jodie!In Belfast Catherine McManus ran her first 400m of the season coming 2nd, Daire Finn won his 3000m steeplechase and Sean Donoghue had a very good run in the 1500m finishing 3rd (9 secs faster than he ran yesterday in the leinster schools).
Well done everyone.
Tue 21st May Hole in the wall 7pm everyone. Bogies at 4 for anyone who’s free.
Wed 22nd May high jump in the hall 6pm
Thur 23rd May Hole in the wall 7pm everyone.
Today in Santry Emily Corcoran came 2nd in the senior girls high jump in the leinster schools championship’s in a seasons best of 1m 66cm. Not bad after a night on the town celebrating her 6th year graduation from St Dominics and a 10am start time for her competition!!! Sean Donoghue opened his track season with a 2nd place in the inter 1500. Gillian Murphy had a busy day competing well in the inter 800 and 1500 in very competitive races.
On Wednesday last Sam Whelan had a very good run in the 200m at the graded in Tallaght. Aloife ni Bhroin won 1500m races with Aislinn Moorehouse and Edel also running well. Emily Corcoran won the high jump. Well done to all.
Sat 18th May League 4 in Tallaght . Click on link below for detailsBest of luck to everyone in Tallaght and to Emily Corcoran, Gillian Murphy, Sean Donoghue and Chloe Corcoran at the Leinster schools in Santry.
Sat 18th May Training for older middle distance group 2003 and older meet 9.30 at the Hole in the Wall. Going earlier so that we can get to Santry after. Sprints group meet at 10.30 at Hole in the Wall
Sun 19th May Hole in the Wall 11am everyone
Furthur updates on Monday