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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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West Cork Cross Country Results

The West Cork Cross Country Championships were held in Bandon on September 17th , 23 athletes were in action Alex Bramoule was 2nd in the U.9 boys and with Shane O’Connell, Sean Galvin and Eanna Hayes they won the silver team medal, Grace Murray competed in U.9 girls.  Heather McCarthy won the U.10 girls and […]

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West Cork Cross Country Sunday Sept 17th

The annual West Cork Cross Country takes place this coming Sunday September 17th just outside Bandon on the Ballinadee road. Juvenile races start at 11.30am with adult races starting around 12.30pm. There will be races for U9, U10, U12, U14, U16 and U20 along with Senior, Master and a new Novice race (for people who […]

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Athletics Training Resumes Tuesday Sept 5th

Athletics training resumes this coming Tuesday September 5th at Dunmanway rugby pitch from 7-8pm. We will be concentrating on cross country running from now until Christmas but will also cater for those who don’t want to do cross country. Give cross country a try as it provides a great opportunity to run as part of […]

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All Ireland Track And Field Day 3 And 4

There was another All Ireland Title, a National Record and a bronze medal for Doheny A.C. athletes on the last weekend of the 2017 All Ireland track and field in Tullamore.  On Saturday 15th Keith McCarthy was competing at the All Ireland B Championships and he had an impressive 3rd place in the U.12 600 […]

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