Archive for February, 2013

26 Feb 2013

Natasha wins gold on the final day of the Indoors Competition

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The Dublin Indoors Juvenile competition finished last Sunday in Santry with more success for our athletes. Congratulations to Natasha Twomey who secured 1st place in the girls U14 800m and Sarah Healy (U13) & Ellen Cheung (U12) on securing 2nd place finishes in the 600m. And to Sean Kinsella, Doug Walshe & Harry Casey on securing top 3 finishes in the various Field events.

The full report is as follows:

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23 Feb 2013

Good form continues at the Indoor relays despite the snow!! (photos included)

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What can one say? We wish for the plush surroundings of Athlone’s superb new indoor facility but Dublin’s Juvenile athletes make do with the very changeable weather at this time of the year and then………….we get snow !! In conditions more suited to armchair viewing the athletes of BAC put on some dazzling performances as those who braved the cold snap were treated to some fine running and exciting finishes.

The girl’s squads were in great from the start with three Dublin titles and two runners up places but spare a thought for the boy’s squads who were very unfortunate not to register a top 3…….

Report as follows (see photo gallery in main report):

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17 Feb 2013

Juvenile T&F season off to a flying start **updated with photos**

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We’re back…..and the start of a new season with many new faces and the black & gold of BAC flying high in the relatively blue skies over Santry Stadium. We had a record number of athletes competing over the weekend.

Pride of place goes to Isabel O’Brien and Kristina O’Connor who secured first place finishes in the U10 & 12 60 metres sprints. Both athletes came through heats & semis and showcased their undoubted talent over this distance as the finals moved to the indoor track. Congratulations to both girls.

The round up is as follows (See photo links in main report) :

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