Monthly Archives: October 2017

Tipperary Post Primary Schools XC Championships 2017

The County Tipperary Post Primary Schools Cross Country Championships will take place on Wednesday 6th December in Thurles Crokes A.C. Grounds with the first race commencing at 11.30am. See all the details here.

Closing date for entries is Friday 1st December. Details have now gone out to all County schools. All entries and enquiries to Niall O’Sullivan at

Irish Life Health Irish Schools Combined Events Championships

Congrats to all our East Munster athletes who competed at the Irish Life Health Irish Schools Combined Events Championships in AIT International Arena, Athlone on Saturday 28th October. Munster athletes won 8 medals in total (2 gold, 2 silver & 4 bronze) with 4 athletes qualifying for the International Schools teams. See Munster Report here – irish-life-health-irish-schools-ce-champs-2017

Our three medal winners on the day were Eoin Kenny, DLS Waterford who won silver in the Senior Boys competition (2965 points), Katie Nolke, Ursuline Waterford who won bronze in the Minor Girls competition (2823 points) & Mark Carroll, Nenagh CBS who also won bronze in the Minor Boys competition (2470 points). Other athletes who competed very well on the day were Emily O’Mahony, St. Augustine’s College Dungarvan (5th Inter Girls 2993 points), Kerry Barrett, Pobalscoil na Trionoide Youghal (8th Inter Girls 2629 points), James Murphy, Ard Scoil na Mara (7th Senior Boys 2328 points) & Joseph Cunningham, Nenagh CBS (12th Junior Boys 1843 points).


Girls Results – irish_life_health_all_ire_schools_ce_2017_-_girls

Boys Results – irish_life_health_all_ire_schools_ce_2017_-_boys


Results – Munster Schools Combined Events Championships 2017

The Munster Schools Combined Events Championships were held in Nenagh Indoor Stadium on Wednesday 11th October. With over 150 athletes taking part, it was a great day of early season athletics. Many thanks to all the schools who took part and to all our officials who helped out on the day, your assistance and support is very much appreciated. Any errors/omissions or queries on the results, please e-mail to

See Results here –   girls-ce-results-2017-002            boys-ce-results-2017-002

Report here –munster-schools-ce-report-2017

There were 3 new records set on the day – Vickie Cusack, Davis College set a new record in the Senior Girls competition of 2914 points to better the record of 2622 points held by Grace McKenzie, Crosshaven, Harry Nevin, Rochestown College scored 2857 points to beat the record of 2103 points held by Reece Ademola, Douglas CS with Eoin Kenny, DLS Waterford scoring 2579 points to break the existing record of 2467 points held by Paul White, Nenagh CBS.

See Updated records here – munster-schools-multi-events-records-2017

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