Amazing news from Vienna, from the International Indoor Meet, where Phil Healy won the 400m race in 52.31 seconds. This is the fastest time in the Europeans and the World Championships. Next on Phil’s agenda is the European Indoor Athletics Championship which is taking place in Glasgow in early March. Congratulations to Phil and her Coach from all at Club.
Shane Howard won the Senior Long Jump at the AAI games held in Dublin last weekend. Congratulations!
Bandon AC were recently presented with an award for being the best Juvenile B Cross Country Club in Munster. Congratulations to all the athletes and coaches involved.
At the All Ireland under 23 Indoor Championships in Athlone, on January 27 th last, Joe Gibson received bronze in the 60m sprint, Fiona Everard also won bronze in the 1500m race. Excellent start to the year for them both.
Following on from this, Fiona placed sixth in the 3000m race last Saturday in the AAI Championship held in Dublin. Laura Nicholson also competed and placed third.
Finally, Grace Nyhan placed tenth in her race at the All Ireland B cross country which took place in Dundalk last weekend.