Secondary schools cross country

Well done to all the club members who represented their schools this week on the Phoenix Park.
In the minor girls races Megan o Leary came 9th in the East Leinsters with Ella kilmartin-Fluskey finishing 19th. Freya o Connor was 19th in the North Leinster minor race and Hugh o Connor was 26th in the west Leinster minors.

In the junior races Aoibhinn mc Auley was 52nd in the east Leinster and her school won the team event. Aimee Corcoran was 19th in the West, Erin Byrne was 16th, Aoibhinn was 17th, Abigail Delaney 19th, Aimee Ryan 20th and Martha 59. The St Dominic’s
Junior team were 3rd.

In the senior races Goda finished 3rd. Cliodhna 4th, Clare 6th and Ash 14th was a clear team win for st Dominic’s.
Christopher was our Lone Ranger in the lads race finishing a fine 10th. Well done to all.
Thank you to David and Shona who
Looked after medal presentations.

Training this week

Sat 28th Jan Dunboyne track 10am sprints group and older middle distance group who didn’t race today.

Sun 29th Jan National indoor arena 10.15 assembly for warm up. All age groups.
We will do our relay trials and practice races for the younger athletes.

Tue 31st Jan National indoor arena 7.15 assembly for athletes born 2010 and younger and sprints group. Older athletes assemble at 7.45 for warm up.

Thur 2nd Feb 5pm group meet at HITW. Everything else meet at 7pm
In Grangegorman.

Please note earlier posts re Dublin indoor competitions. No late entries and they are strict on that. If anyone having difficulty drop a text to Mary. A simple misspelling can confuse the system.

Juvenile Indoor Champs Update

Entries for Day 1 & 2 close tonight the 27th of January at 23:59

Please note that there were a number of dates/times incorrectly listed on the online entry system for a few events.U10 and U11 boys 60m is incorrectly listed for the 5th of February. These events take place on the 12th.

The U14 girls and boys 800m event is wrongly listed as 600m. However, athletes should still be entered on the system and the event distance will be 800m on the day.

Pole Vault is on the 12th of February not the 5th as previously listed.

Please find below the programme of events for Day 1 & 2 and regulations.

Athletes contesting more than 1 event MUST retain their bib number.

Next Sunday training 29Jan

We have booked the national indoor arena for training and to organise our relay teams for the Dublin Indoors . Meet at the reception area at 10.15.. there will be no training in the Phoenix park today. Spread the word ! 4 euroCash or Revolut to
Mary !

Reminder of closing dates for Juvenile Indoor Entries

Closing dates are fast approaching for the online entry for the Dublin Juvenile Indoor Championships. The competition number is 711.

🚩 Please note entries must be entered through the correct competition portal 711. (Entries are only accepted when the payment is made)

👉 Enter here :

AAI Ireland Entries | athleticsireland@entry4sports.com
https://entry.athleticsireland.ie/

Entry Fee is €5 per individual event with no restriction on the number of events an athlete is permitted to contest. However, the number of events a qualifying athlete can enter in Nationals is limited to 3 plus a relay(s).

🚩 Closing Dates 👇
Day 1 & 2 – 11:59 – 27th January
Day 3 – 11:59 – 3rd February
Day 4 & 5 – 11:59 – 16th February

🚩 Age Categories 👇
Age categories calculated from 31st December in the year of competition.
No athlete may obtain a birthday in the year of competition and compete in that age.

Category Birth Year
Under 9 2015
Under 10 2014
Under 11 2013
Under 12 2012
Under 13 2011
Under 14 2010
Under 15 2009
Under 16 2008
Under 17 2007
Under 18 2006
Under 19 2005

Dublin indoors

Closing dates coming up soon. Athletes can do 3 events in their own age group. Relays will be done separately by the coaches. If anyone finds the process a problem give Mary a call. Eg if there’s a spelling mistake on the name. Please note you will need the ID number.

👉 Enter here :

AAI Ireland Entries | athleticsireland@entry4sports.com
https://entry.athleticsireland.ie/