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Munster Cross Country in Clarecastle

The Munster Cross Country Championships were held in Clarecastle, Co. Clare on Sunday 22nd October, after all the rain recently the course was a true endurance test for all athletes.  Heather McCarthy was an excellent 8th in girls U.10 winning a bronze individual medal as well a gold with Cork in the inter-county competition, Rhia […]

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Athletics Training Resumes Tue Nov 7th

Athletics training resumes tomorrow night Tuesday November 7th at 7pm. For those doing Cross Country, training continues at the rugby pitch. For those not interested in Cross Country running, training moves indoors to Galvin’s hall (across from Aldi) for the next few weeks.

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Entries for the County B XC

The following athletes are running tomorrow Sunday October 15th in Carraig na bhFear in the County B championships:- U9 : Sean Galvin, Alex Bramoulle, Shane O’Connell, Eanna Hayes U11:- Adam Barry, Calum O’Donovan, Rhia McCarthy, Aoife Barry U13:- Keith McCarthy U15:- Joe Bailey, Aife O’Neill U17:- Conor O’Neill.

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Cork Athletics Technical Training for Autumn/Winter

For anyone that’s interested Cork Athletics are hosting a number of technical training days both for beginners and improvers in a number of Track & Field events – hurdles, shot putt, javelin, discus, high jump and hammer.  This is a great opportunity to learn the proper technique from expert coaches. The next training day is this […]

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County Cross Country Day 2

Day 2 of the county cross country was held in Conna on October8 th ,there was a bronze medal for  Alex Coughlan in 11 boys with Oisin Harrington in 11 th place .Sam Bailey  was 7 th in u13 boys and Aine Hickey competed in u 13 girls ..Heather McCarthy and Orlaith Hickey competed in […]

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County Cross Country Day 1

Doheny A.C. had a strong team of 17 athletes competing at the county even age cross country in Riverstick on October 1st.  Heather McCarthy is county champion after taking the gold medal in the girls U.10, 1,000 meter race.  There were bronze medals for Maeve O’Neill, U.14 3,000 meters race and for Sam Bailey in […]

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County Uneven Age XC Sun Oct 8th

The county uneven age XC takes place this coming Sunday October 8th in Conna starting at 2pm for juveniles.  Please be there for 1pm to walk the course. To get to Conna, take the old Cork road through Watergrasshill, heading for Rathcormac. Just before coming to Rathcormac village take the road to the right signed […]

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Entries for Even-age XC Sun Oct 1st

The following athletes are entered for the XC in Riverstick this Sunday 1st October. U10 Girls: Heather and Rhia McCarthy U10 Boys:Adam Barry, Darragh O’Mahony, Calum O’Donovan, Liam O’Brien, Alex Bramoulle, Shane O’Connell. U12 Girls: Katie Crowley U12 Boys: Keith McCarthy, Sam Bailey, Tim Bailey, Alex Coughlan, Ben Coughlan, Oisin Harrington. U14 Girls: Maeve O’Neill, […]

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County Even-Age XC Sunday 1st Oct

It’s County cross country time again! The first cross country takes place this coming Sunday October 1st in Riverstick for even-age groups (u10, 12, 14, etc).  Running starts at 12pm with adult races (u23 and novice) and this will be followed by the juvenile races starting with u10s. Juvenile races are timed to start at […]

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