The Tipperary Post Primary Schools Track & Field Championships take place on Wednesday 5th April in Templemore Track. The Hammer/Discus will commence at 10am, Hurdles at 10.45am with all other events to start at 11am. 5 euro per athlete and 5 euro per relay team.
See Timetable and other information here – tipperary-schools-tf-2017
All details will be sent out to schools this week (13th March). Closing date for receipt of entries is Friday 31st March.
The Irish Life Health Irish Schools Cross County Championships were held in Mallusk, Co. Antrim on Saturday 11th March. Star performers for East Munster were St. Mary’s Nenagh Minor Girls team who won gold on the day. Team was Niamh Cunneen, Ailbhe O’Neill, Ellen Cunneen & Aoibheann Slattery.
Super performances were also put in by our podium finishers : Niamh Cunneen, St. Mary’s Nenagh (5th Minor Girls), Jake McCarthy, Pobail Scoil na Trionoide Youghal (6th Inter Boys), Avril Deegan, Presentation Thurles (4th Senior Girls), Claire Rafter, Ursuline Thurles (5th Senior Girls) & Micheal Power, St. Augustine’s Dungarvan (6th Senior Boys).
See Munster Schools Report here – irish-life-health-irish-schoosl-xc-champs-2017
Other East Munster athletes who performed very well to finish in the top 12 were:-
- Ailbhe O’Neill, St. Mary’s Nenagh 10th Minor Girls
- Ellen Cunneen, St. Mary’s Nenagh 12th Minor Girls
- Una O’Brien, Waterpark College 10th Junior Girls
In the team competitions, Munster schools took home 1 gold (St. Mary’s Newport) & 3 bronze (Presentation Thurles & St. Flannan’s College Ennis). St. Mary’s Nenagh took the title in the Minor Girls. In the Minor Boys there was 7th for Thurles CBS & in the Junior Girls, St. Augustine’s Dungarvan were 7th while in the Inter Girls competition, the Ursuline Waterford finished 8th. In the Inter Boys competition, Thurles CBS were 9th. In the Senior Girls race, there was bronze for the Presentation Thurles, 4th place for Waterpark College & 5th place for the Ursuline Thurles with Waterpark College in 8th place in the Senior Boys category.
Good luck to all our athletes taking part in the Irish Life Health Irish Schools Cross Country Championships on Saturday 11th March in Mallusk. See AAI Preview here.
The Irish Life Health All Ireland Schools Cross Country Championships will be held in Mallusk, Co. Antrim on Saturday 11th March. Good luck to all our athletes and schools who will be taking part.
See AAI Preview here.
Timetable and Course Map can be found here.
Knockbeg College are holding a Schools Track & Field Open Competition on Thursday 30th March in Scanlon Park (The Watershed), Kilkenny City from 11am to 2pm.
See all the details here – KNOCKBEG COLLEGE SCHOOLS TRACK OPEN
The Munster Schools Indoor Games were held in Nenagh Indoor Stadium on Tuesday 7th March. Our thanks to all the schools who supported this event and to all who helped out on the day.
See Results here – munster-schools-indoor-games-2017-results