Munster even age XC Championships, Clarecastle, Co. Clare. Sun Oct 22nd.

Yesterday, saw our juvenile XC teams head to Clarecastle for what was a very mucky affair! Although the course was quite flat, it being over GAA pitches, it was very narrow and the muck was ankle high for 60% of the course. Nevertheless, this did not deter these young athletes, 2 of which, Hannah Twomey …

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Schools’ Combined Events International

Schools’ Combined Events International Last Saturday Ireland hosted the Schools’ Combined Events International for the first time in Athlone International Indoor Arena. U16 & U18 boys & girls teams, each with 4 athletes, from Wales, Scotland, England and Ireland competed in a pentathlon. Diarmuid O’Connor competed for the U16 team and exceeded all expectations by …

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Schools Combined Events results

Irish Life Health Insurance Combined Event schools’ championships, Athlone 12/11/2016 – Report by Frank Stam Congratulations to Diarmuid O’Connor who qualified for the Schools International Combined Events competition against England, Wales and Scotland on 10 December in Athlone IT International Arena. Diarmuid had a dream competition in the Junior Boys category in which he broke …

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Munster Schools Combined Events results

Munster Schools Combined Events results – Report by Frank Stam Four from the club competed, on a windy but sunny day, in CIT on 5 October and two managed to qualify from strong fields for the All Ireland Schools Combined Events (pentathlon) on 12 November in Athlone IT indoor sporting Arena. Diarmuid O’Connor came 2nd …

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