It doesn’t feel like it was only last weekend but we had a great time on our annual trip to Curracloe. The weather gods were very kind to us and the beach certainly lived up to it’s reputation as one of the best in Ireland.
Huge thanks to Ann, Tina, Con, Hilary, Olwyn, Paul and Joe who gave up their free time to make the weekend possible.
Thanks to all our athletes who were no bother all weekend and hopefully you all enjoyed yourselves.
On Sunday 15th September in Newbridge House Day 1 of the cross country
League races take place. These races are perfect for beginners and all the younger age groups in particu;lar as an introduction to competition..
Races start at 11am with the under 9 girls 400m . Athletes born in 2011 are under 9 for this current cross country season. Under 9/10/11/12 age groups should be there for 10.15 to get time to walk the course. Bring 3 euro for your entry number.
Full programme will be posted later
Ps Great playground out at Newbridge House and nice for a picnic if the weather behaves.
Sat 7th Sept Hole in the wall 10.30 all born 2007 and older (including older beginners secondary school age)
Sun 8th Sept Hole in the wall everyone including young beginners (primary School age)
Tue 10th Sept Hole in the wall 7pm everyone including all beginners
Wed 11th Sept Hole in the wall 5pm older middle distance only (2005 and older).
Thur 12th Sept Hole in the wall 7pm everyone including all beginners.
Huge thanks to members who volunteered to work at the Grant Thornton Corporate Challenge in docklands last evening. The race is a flagship fundraiser for AAI and due to severe restrictions around the course is extremely difficult to organize. Our members were brilliant and their efforts did not go unnoticed.
Again many thanks to: Niamh, Deirdre, Aoife, Sinead, Aislinn, Edel, Margaret, Emily, Pierre, Michael, Ian, Declan & Brian!
Looking good in Curracloe