Author Archive | kevin

Christmas Party and Awards Night

The annual Doheny Athletic Club Christmas Party and Awards night takes place this coming Tuesday night December 19th at 7.30pm in the GAA Pavillion, Dunmanway. This is a great night to celebrate our achievements throughout the year. Any baking would be greatly appreciated.

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All Ireland Cross Country In Abbotstown

Two Doheny athletes qualified for the All Ireland Cross Country Championships which were held at the National Sports Campus in Abbotstown, Co. Dublin on Sunday 26th November.  Maeve O’Neill competed in the U.14 girls 3000 meter race and finished in 16th place and was 3rd athlete home for Cork winning the silver medal in the […]

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county cross country relays

The county cross country relays were held in Riverstick on Sunday 5th November, Doheny a.c. had one team competing in the U.12 4 x 500 meters and they won the silver medal.  The team was Oisin Harrington, Keith McCarthy, Alex Coughlan and Sam and Joe Bailey.  At the same venue Anna O’Neill competed in the […]

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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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