Busy Weekend Ahead.
This weekend is a very busy weekend in the racing calendar. The Dublin City Marathon, incorporating the National Marathon C/ships, the Leinster C/C C/ships, Novice, Masters and Even Ages and the Frankfurt Marathon all take place over the next few days. Bray Runners will be well represented in all.
On Monday, Bray Runners, athletes, family and friends, are invited to use 38/39 FITZWILLIAM SQUARE, before and after the marathon. We are, as always, very grateful to Bob Manson for offering the use of the house to us, we will be taking up a small collection, which will be donated to Bob's selected charity. The house is just off Lesson St., Stephens Green end.
On Sunday the Leinster C/C C/ships take place in Avondale, below is the timetable of events;
1) Please note that while the clocks go back this weekend, everyone is
> advised to arrive early.
> 2) The first race is off at 10:45am, where Parnell AC is organising a
> 1,000m Non Championship race for Girls & Boys U/10 - Fee is €1.00 per
> athlete, payable on the day. Individual prizes only – no team prizes.
> 3) The first of the Leinster Championship races commences with the Girls
> U/12 race at 11.00 am, while subsequent races will go off at the
> following expected times:
> Boys U/12 2,000m - 11:15 (2 Small Laps)
> Girls U/14 3,000m - 11:25 (3 Small Laps)
> Boys U/14 3,000m - 11:40 (1 Small & 1 Big Lap)
> Girls U/16 4,000m - 11:55 (2 Big Laps)
> Boys U/16 4,000m - 12:15 (2 Big Laps)
> Girls U/18 4,000m - 12:30 (2 Big Laps)
> Boys U/18 6,000m - 12:50 (3 Big Laps)
> Novice Ladies 4,000m - 13:15 (2 Big Laps)
> Novice Men 6,000m - 13:40 (3 Big Laps)
> Masters Ladies 4,000m - 14:00 (2 Big Laps)
> Masters Men 6,000m - 14:25 (3 Big Laps)
We will be represented in Frankfurt by Gary and Emer.
Good luck to all competing over the weekend.