Race Report : Leinster Schools Cross Country Championships

Well done to Eleanor Foot and Niamh Murray who competed in the Leinster Schools XC last Thursday in Santry.  Eleanor finished 14th and Niamh 16th in a large junior field.  Together with another schoolmate they claimed the Leinster title for Loreto Dalkey.  They will now compete for the National Schools XC championships on the March 7th.  Well done girls



Athletics Ireland registration runs from January to December so ALL athletes must be re-registered no matter when in 2019 you registered. if you are not registered you will not be allowed run outdoors.  Please fill out the attached registration form and return it to training straight away. Alternatively you can pay by Electronic Fund Transfer, details are on brayrunners.com under the ‘Membership’ heading. If you pay by EFT can you please fill out a registration form also and return it to Ciara stating that you have paid by EFT.



Tuesday: Training at Woodbrook College tomorrow evening 6.50 – 8.00pm.

Friday: training on the track in Greystones from 6.50 – 8.30pm.  This training is for athletes born in 2009 and earlier. 

Sunday: Details will be posted on the What’s App groups later this week.


Upcoming Events

February 22nd 2020 - NIA - Leinster Indoor Junior Championships

Best of luck to Grainne who will compete in the Leinster Indoor Junior competition this Saturday in the Long Jump and 60m.  Also to Aoife who will compete in the U17s High Jump event on Sunday. 

February 23rd 2020 - NIA - Leinster Indoor Juvenile Relays We have a number of teams entered for the Juvenil Club Relay championships also to be held in Abottstown on Sunday.   Good luck to all competing at the weekend.

Shankill Community Games (dates for the diary):

Wed. 1st April: Tymon Park. Dublin Trials for cross country U12, U13 and U14 and marathon U16 (7km) . National Finals in Limerick on 30th/31st May 2020.

Sunday April 19th 2020: Shankill Community Games, Shanganagh Park. Open to all ages from 6yrs to 16yrs. Sprints and Longer Distance.

You must live in the Shankill / Rathmichael area. See attached for Registration Forms and full list of events/rules.

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