28 May 2015

Dublin Primary Schools titles for Ellen, Laura and Denis @ Santry (with Photos)

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It was the turn of the Primary Schools athletes to take centre stage in Santry earlier this week. Once again the Primary Schools athletes turned up in huge numbers with an action packed day in Field, Hurdles & Middle Distance events.

Congratulations to Denis Gilesvskiy (St Brigids/ 600m/ U11), Laura Gallagher (Holly Park/ Hurdles/ U12) and Ellen Cheung (Carysfort NS/ 600m/ U13) on securing individual titles.

Doug Walshe (Holly Park) and Simone Towns scored top 3′s in the Boys U11 LJ and Girls U11 600m and we had other notable performances from Evan Walshe (Holly Park), Lucy Schwer (Our Lady of Mercy) and Tom Cosgrove (Carysfort NS)

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28 May 2015

Dublin League summary: Annalie ties for first place across the four rounds in the Girls U10 (with photos)

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A big congratulations to Annalie McMahon who tied for first place across the four round League competition during the month of May. She showed remarkable consistency over the four rounds in the track & field disciplines and going in to the last round produced a fine run in the middle distance race to cement her position and tie for first place overall in the Girls U10 category.Well done Annalie.

We also had top seven finishes overall for Isabel O’Brien (4th U12), Luch Schwer (5th/U12), Denis Gilesvskiy (2nd/U12), Laura Gallagher (2nd/ U13) and Daniel Schwer (5th/ U10).Once again there were some very consistent performances from these athletes and great to get some reward for all their endeavours.

They will receive their trophies (Top 7 in each category) over the weekend of the Dublin Clubs.

There were many other outstanding performances over the four weekends and a big thank you to the coaches, parents and athletes for their commitment to this competition. Other participants included: Doug Walshe, Tom Cosgrove, Emma O’Brien, Evan Walshe, Grace O’Connor, Luke Moraghan, Simone Towns, Natasha Rolland, Hannah O’Brien, Alex Purcell, Robert O’Brien, Ella Cowman, Simone Towns, Oliver Coffey, James O’Brien, Maria Coffey and Kate Cowman

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15 May 2015

Leinster Schools update: Individual titles for Robyn, Sarah & Anna (photos incl)

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The Leinster Secondary Schools Minor & Junior sections took place on Wednesday in Santry. Once again we had a strong representation at this highly competitive track meet. Congrats to Robyn O’Brien, Anna Daly and Sarah Healy on taking individual honours Read more

11 May 2015

Run2Brussels4Mark attracts huge crowd in the Park Full Report & Photos

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Full Club Report and Photos now uploaded for the Run2Brussels4Mark Fundraiser.

Once again, the club would would like to thank all it’s members and the Blackrock community for their wonderful support.

Paul Walshe, Club Secretary

11 May 2015

League 1 & 2 round up

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League 1 & 2 Club report (PLEASE SEND IN ADDITIONAL RESULTS IF THEY ARE MISSING FROM BELOW) Read more

11 May 2015

Fit4Life Update April 2015

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April 2015 update – Great results by Men and Fit4life
Great performances and many personal bests again by the Men and the Fit4life Section in Blackrock A.C. in April with membership numbers now at 55. Performance of the month goes to Catherine Galvin who was 3rd lady home in the Vartry 50km in Wicklow, her second 50km of 2015. Congratulations also to Paul and June O’Brien who both ran very well in the London marathon, to Patricia, Niamh, Sarah Rose and Alison in the recent Summer Meet and Train race in Lucan and to Fiona who recently reached the 50 Parkrun milestone. The following list details of the main events in April 2015. Read more