28 Jul 2014

Summer holidays details below

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Another season came to an end yesterday at the final day of the Glo Health Juvenile T&F Championships in Tullamore.

The club is now closed until Sunday August 31st.

Training will re-commence on that date in Carysfort Park at the following times:

- Academy and all age groups up to U11 (2004) 10.30-11.30 am
– All age groups 2003 and older 11.30-12.30 pm

If you require any additional information or have general enquiries regarding club membership please email: blackrockac@gmail.com

Thank you

27 Jul 2014

Sarah Healy reigns supreme with Glo Health U14 1500m National title

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Sarah Healy dominated Day 4 of the Glo Health Juvenile championships with an emphatic performance in the girls U14 1500m. Read more

13 Jul 2014

Emma O’Brien lands National title as AmyRose Farrell wins in Development competition (photos included)

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Fresh from last weeks exploits we were back in action this weekend and a big congratulations to our five competitors who all secured top three finishes and in particular to Emma O’Brien and AmyRose Farrell who secured National titles on Saturday and Sunday. Another great weekend for the club. Read more

05 Jul 2014

Outstanding performances….2 x National titles and CBP’s for the girls @ GloHealth All Ireland relays

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Our marvellous season continued in Tullamore earlier today when the girls U12 & U13 relay teams clinched a pair of National titles with two Championship records thrown in for good measure. Read more

23 Jun 2014

Fit4Life Update June

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Blackrock A.C. Fit4Life Section June 2014 Update

The Blackrock A.C. Fit4Life Section is going from strength to strength with membership numbers recently passing 50 and a number of the group regularly taking part in local 5km, 8km and 10km and achieving personal best (pb) times.  Training will continue over the summer. The following outlines the results of a number of races during May and June: Read more

22 Jun 2014

Bronze for Annalie and Grace at All Ireland Team competition (with pictures)

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The U9-U11 All Ireland Team Competition took place over the weekend in Tullamore. Congratulations to Annalie McMahon and Garce O’Connor whose combined runs in the U9 60m sprints gave them a fantastic bronze medal. Annalie also recorded the third fastest time overall in the U9 sprint category whilst this was only Grace’s second competition with the club. Well done to both girls.

Well done to our other pairs who all performed well on the day in what was a very strong competition. Our athletes included:

> U9 Girls – Martha Bray; Shayna Crowley; Annalie McMahon; Grace O’Connor;
> U9 Boys – Daniel Cheung; Alex Connaughton; Jack Fairmaner; Dónal Martin; Niall McCarthy; Luke Moraghan;
> U10 Girls – Ella Cowman; Roby Daly; Hannah O’Brien; Ciara Thornton;
> U10 Boys – Luke Fitzgerald; Conn Lucey; Shane van Zuydam;
> U11 Boys – Tom Cosgrove; Daniel Mullane; Ciaran Patchell; Doug Walshe;
(Photos courtesy of Dave McMahon)