Our under 14 and 15 800m runners were in action in a very wet Irishtown this morning. Goda, Aimee Ryan and Erin qualified for the finals. Well done to first timers Aoife Marron, Caoimhe Feeney and Nina. Aoibhinn,Jocelyn, Aoibhinn, Lily, Meave and Ciaran who all competed very well.
Martha Fisher competed in the under 13 hurdles and did very well qualifying for the final where she finished a very creditable 5th.
In the afternoon the 800m finals got underway shortly after 3pm. Goda ran a great race finishing 2nd in a great new pb of 2.23.99. Aimee and Erin both ran great. In the under 16 boys race Oisin was in contention for a medal until the last 50m but he gave it everything and should be proud of his 4 th place. Eva Corcoran ran strongly in her first 800m, Cliodhna Ryan had nothing left after a great run finishing 5th in her 800. We had 4 athletes In the girls under 18 race and Clare o Connor finished a fine 3rd with Jana storming home in 4th place. Aisling Keenan finished well and Abbie went off a little too fast and unfortunately didn’t finish. Christopher had a solid race in the under 18 boys race. Well done to everyone.
Official results will be posted later.