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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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 […]
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 […]
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.
Athletics training continues tonight as usual at 7pm for all at the rugby pitch.
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]