A great performance by our men’s senior team in the National Senior Track and Field Championships 2018, Morton Stadium, Santry produced a team silver medal. Sean Hehir finished 7th in 30:23, Louis McCarthy 14th in 31:58 and Johnny Hughes 22nd in 34:32. Well done lads!
Two Rathfarnham WSAF AC athletes under the coaching of Paul Flemming had excellent performances in their Saturday heats to qualify for Sunday’s finals, broadcast live on RTE TV. Lee Byrne in the 800m was 3rd in his heat in a time of 1:55.41 and Cillian Doherty was 5th in his 1500m heat in a time of 3:59.41. In the finals Lee was 8th in 1:54.41, only 0.1s off his PB and Cillian was 12th in 4:03.23. Clare Sullivan finished 11th in the 5000m and Ronan Kearns ran 2:04.96 in his 800m heat.