The latest instalment of the Juvenile League took place on Saturday in balmy hot conditions. Performances where also hot on the track by Rathfarnham's Boys and Girls. Making her debut for Rathfarnham was Yamina Abdeladif, who put in a solid performance in the 200m.
Some of the girls from Saturday's action.
Well done to all 16 from the Club who ran in today's Terenure 5 Mile road race which was promoted by our neighbouring Club Sportsworld. First home was Louis McCarthy 9th in 25.42, closely followed by Paul Fleming 11th in 26.17, Ciaran Aylward 22nd in 27.11 and Greg Byrne 45th in 29.00 to take the second team prize. These were followed by Peter Toomey (29.25), Derek Bain (31.08), Archie O'Donnell (31.09), Daniel Keogh (33.08), Grainne Connor (33.11), Philip Wright (33.30, 2nd M60), Olivier Gullot (34.39), Peter McDermott (35.25, 2nd M65), Dermot Hicks (35.51), Aisling O'Connor (37.17), Jackie O'Sullivan (37.37) and PJ Claffey (38.24). The full results are on the Precision Timing website.
Pictures of all who ran today are in the Gallery.
Well done to our Club athletes who ran in last Wednesday's Graded meeting in Tallaght Stadium. In the 1,500m Lawrence Boran ran 4.18, John McCabe ran 5.00 and Tom Cuddy 5.05. The full results are on the Dublin Athletics Board website.
At yesterday's Lucan 5k Ronan Kearns was 5th in 16.19 and was 2nd M.35. Ronan was followed by Pearse Coyle (17.48, 18th and 1st M45), Sean Doyle (18.30, 36th and 2nd. M55), Gearoid O'Connor (18.47), Vanessa Sallier (19.15, 2nd. F40), Eric Cullen (19.30), Miriam McCormack (21.27, 1st F45), Aisling O'Connor (22.05) and Jackie O'Sullivan (23.10, 3rd F50). The mens team were second to host Club Lucan AC and the Ladies team were 3rd. The full results are on the Precision Timing website. Well done to all.
The second Dublin Athletics Bord Juvenile T&F League took place in sunny & sometimes very showery conditions in Tallaght Stadium on Saturday. As usual our juveniles did the Club proud with great performances across a number of different events. Making their debut for the club where Billy Conroy Roche, Darragh Murphy and Alannah Murphy. The full list of competitors were:
Under 11: Elena Cullen 600m & Turbo javelin
Under 12: Alannah Fasenfeld 600m & High Jump
Lorna Sheahan 600m
Alannah Murphy High Jump
Under 14: Eilis Boyle O'Neill 200m, 1200m & Javelin
Under 10: Billy Conroy Roche 500m & Turbo Javelin
Darragh Murphy 500m & Turbo Javelin
Under 13: Ian Kirwan 600m & Long Jump
Well done to all. The full results will appear on the Dublin Athletics Board site later. Some pictures of those who competed are in the Gallery. The next up for the Juveniles is League 3 on Saturday 17th May in Tallaght AC @ 11am. - Eric Cullen.