20 Nov 2014

All roads lead to Dundalk this weekend

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The Nationals are upon us as Dundalk IT (DKIT) host The GloHealth Inter County & Juvenile Even Age Cross Country Championships this Sunday 23rd November.

If you require any information on the event please email: blackrockac@gmail.com

Good luck to all of those competing on the day.

17 Nov 2014

“Friendly Games” a roaring success @ AIT

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It was dubbed the “Friendly Games” in the lead up to yesterday’s multi Event competition @ the impressive AIT arena where nine clubs participated. The event was originally put together to give our T&F athletes some much needed competition during the winter months and it quickly became an “Athletics Festival” with 149 competitors from the clubs in the U11-U15 age categories enjoying an action packed day. Read more

12 Nov 2014

AIT indoor comp: registration is now closed

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Please note that due to large number of entries from the six participating clubs, registration is now closed for the AIT Indoor competition on Sunday Nov 16th.

All athletes should have received the correspondance for this event and if you require any additional details please email: blackrockac@gmail.com

12 Nov 2014

Schools round up Wednesday 12th Nov

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Blackrock College hosted their annual XC races earlier today it wet and windy conditions.

Well done to Claire Doyle (Mount Anville) and Aoibh Brady (Loreto on the Green) finishing 5th & 7th in the Minor race. Anna Dignam (Mount Anville) also had a good run in this age group.

Sarah Healy (HCK) with a typical front running performance finished 1st in the Junior Girls race, AmyRose Farrell (Mount Anville) finishing strongly in 2nd place and Anna Daly (HCK) in 7th. Sarah O’Dea, Emma Patterson and Isabelle McCarthy also had good runs.

Julie Ringrose (Mount Anville) ran up in the Intermediate race and had a fine 4th place finish against strong opposition.

Mark Dignam (Blackrock College)was a very strong 5th place finisher in the boys Intermediate race.

10 Nov 2014

Countdown to AIT indoor competition continues

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With just under a week to go, final plans are in place for the Indoor Competition been hosted by Blackrock A.C. at Athlone Institute of Technology on Sunday next 16th November.

It will be an action packed day and we are delighted to be joined by St Coca’s AC (Kildare), Loughrea AC & GCH (Galway) along side Portmarnock AC, Brothers Pearse AC and Cabinteely AC from Dublin.

Registration starts @ 9 am and the first event commences at 10 am

It promises to be a great day and for more information plesae email: blackrockac@gmail.com

02 Nov 2014

AmyRose & Pappy take individual titles as teams continue to strike gold (with photo album)

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Santry Demense hosted the Dublin Uneven championships earlier today in very pleasant conditions. Congratulations to AmyRose Farrell and Pappy Tucker who took fine individual honours and they were accompanied by 4 !!! team titles in the girls & boys U9 and U11′s and a runners up spot for the boys U13′s. Read more