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County Tipperary Post Primary Schools XC Championships

The County Tipperary Post Primary Schools Cross Country Championships take place on Tuesday 26th November in Thurles Crokes A.C. Grounds. The first race gets underway at 11.30am. Closing date for receipt of entries is Friday 22nd November.

See all the details here – 2019 Poster

All enquiries to Niall O’Sullivan at niallfosullivan1@eircom.net

Munster Schools AGM 2019

The Munster Schools AGM will take place on Monday 18th November at 8pm in the Cahir House Hotel, Cahir, Co. Tipperary. All interested schools are welcome to attend.

SIAB Schools International T&F

The SIAB Schools International T&F took place in Swansea University on Saturday 20th July. East Munster was represented by 3 athletes:-

  • Matteo Mary, St. Declan’s Kilmacthomas – 4th Boys 1500m (4.05.49)
  • Azuolas Varnele, Colaiste Mhuire Co-Ed Thurles – 5th Boys Hammer (48.21m)
  • Katie Nolke, Ursuline Waterford – 6th Girls High Jump (1.61m)

Ireland finished 2nd overall behind England. See AAI Review here. Results here

Tailteann Inter-Provincial T&F Championships

See Report here – Tailteann Interprovincial report 2019

Results here – http://live.athleticsireland.ie/menu.html

Sportsfile photos here – https://www.sportsfile.com/more-images/1906150/

Well done to our all our athletes and especially our medal winners:-

  1. Azuolas Varnele, Colaiste Mhuire Co-Ed – 2nd in Hammer
  2. Dillon Ryan, CBS Thurles – 3rd Triple Jump
  3. Ted Collins, Glenstal Abbey School – 3rd 800m
  4. Jodie McGrath, St.  Mary’s Nenagh – 3rd Pole Vault
  5. Eoin Buenaventura, St. Augustine’s College – 3rd Pole Vault

East Munster Cup Winners

Girls – Overall Cup winners Ursuline Waterford 37pts

Winners in each category

  • Minor Girls –  Scoil Mhuire COS 10 pts
  • Junior Girls –  Pobalscoil na Trionoide 18pts
  • Inter Girls –  Ursuline Waterford 16pts
  • Senior Girls – Presentation Thurles 19 pts

Boys – Overall Winner of Brother O’Donovan Cup – Thurles CBS 43 points

Winners in each category

  • Minor Boys – Ard Scoil na Mara 10 points
  • Junior Boys – Waterpark College 11 points
  • Inter Boys – St. Augustine’s College & Our Lady’s Templemore 13 points
  • Senior Boys – St. Augustine’s College 25 points

Munster Schools T&F Championships 2019

See Results from the Munster Schools T&F Championships in Cork IT on Saturday 18th May here – http://www.munsterschoolsathletics.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/ResultsMunsterTF.pdf

Link to Photos here – https://www.facebook.com/pg/AthleticsIreland/photos/?tab=album&album_id=2379235065440648

The first 2 athletes in each laned event (up to an including 400m) & the first 3 athletes in non laned events & field events qualify for the All Ireland Schools Track & Field Championships on Saturday 1st June in Tullamore Harriers Stadium. If any athlete cannot attend, can you please e-mail info@munsterschoolsathletics.org so that the next placed athlete gets the chance to compete.

See Timetable for Irish Schools T&F Championships here – 

https://www.athleticsireland.ie/downloads/events-timetable/Irish_Life_All_Ireland_Schools_Track_and_Field_Timetable_2019.pdf

East Munster Schools T&F Qualifiers

The East Munster Schools T&F Qualifiers for the Munster Schools T&F Championships in Cork I.T. on Saturday next, 18th May are below:-

East Munster T&F Qualifiers 2019

Can all schools please check the list and if any of your athletes cannot attend, please e-mail info@munsterschoolsathletics.com without delay so the next placed athlete is given the chance to attend. Also, please send on any spelling errors.