Monthly Archives: February 2017

Munster Qualifiers for Irish Life Health Irish Schools XC Champs

See List of Munster Qualifiers for Irish Life Health Irish Schools Cross Country Championships in Mallusk on Saturday 11th March here – Munster Qualifiers XC 2017

Can all schools who have athletes taking part, please check the list for any errors/omissions & notify same to Liam O’Brien at liamobrien001@hotmail.com.

Also, if any one of the individual qualifiers cannot take part on the day, can you please let Liam know immediately so that the athlete next on the list can be contacted & given a chance to compete. Finally any changes to team compositions should also be notified to Liam.

Munster Schools Cross Country Championships – Results

The Munster Schools Cross Country Championships took place on Thursday 16th February in Tramore Valley Park, Cork City. Congratulations to all our medal winners & to all who took part on the day.

There was a gold medal win for Aimee Hayde, St. Mary’s Newport in the Junior Girls race, silver medals for Niamh Cunneen, St. Mary’s Nenagh (Minor Girls), Una O’Brien, Waterpark College (Junior Girls), Matteo Mary, St. Declan’s Kilmacthomas  (Junior Boys), Jake McCarthy, Pobalscoil na Trionoide, Youghal, (Inter Boys), Avril Deegan, Presentation Thurles (Senior Girls), 4th for Oisin O’Riordain, Dungarvan CBS (Junior Boys ), 4th for Evan Keane, St. Declan’s Kilmacthomas (Senior Boys), 5th for Fred Crowley, Thurles CBS & 7th for Conor Ryan, Our Lady’s Templemore (Inter Boys), 5th for Saoirse Allen, Mercy Waterford, 6th for Ailbhe O’Neill & 9th for Ellen Cunneen, St. Mary’s Nenagh (Minor Girls), 6th place for Claire Rafter, Ursuline Thurles (Inter Girls), 7th place for Jack Ryan, Our Lady’s Templemore (Minor Boys).

In the Team competitions, there was gold for St. Mary’s Nenagh (Minor Girls), Thurles CBS (Minor Boys), silver for St. Augustine’s College, Dungarvan (Junior Girls), bronze for Thurles CBS in the Intermediate Boys race & bronze for the Ursuline Waterford in the Intermediate Girls competition, gold, silver & bronze in the Senior Girls race for the Presentation Thurles, Waterpark College & the Ursuline Thurles & bronze for Waterpark College (Senior Boys)

See Results here – MunsterXC2017_Results

Munster Schools Indoor Games 2017

The Munster Schools Indoor Games take place on Tuesday 7th March in Nenagh Indoor Stadium at 11am. Due to the huge volume of athletes now participating at this competition & to ensure a timely start & end to the day, entries are being taken online beforehand. Closing date is 6pm on Friday 3rd March. Details regarding online entry have been sent out to all Schools by e-mail on Thursday 16th February.

See Rules & Timetable below:-

Munster Indoor Schools Games 2017 – Rules

Munster Indoor Schools Games 2017 – Timetable

East Munster Schools XC Qualifiers

List of East Munster Schools Cross Country qualifiers for the Munster Schools Cross Country Championships can be found here – List of Qualifiers from East Munster to Munster Schools XC 2017

Can all schools concerned please check the list & contact Mary Ashe by return at maryasheathletics@gmail.com with any errors/omissions .

The Munster Schools Cross Country Championships takes place on Thursday next, 16th February in Tramore Valley Park, Cork City with the first race commencing at 12.30pm.

See Course Map & Timetable here – TVP_Munster XC2017

See Directions to Tramore Valley Park here – Munster_Final-Info