Archive for November, 2014

30 Nov 2014

Fit4life update 30th November (submitted by Gerry Flaherty)

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October & November 2014 update – A Marathon Effort by Fit4Life!

October and November were busy months for Blackrock A.C. Fit4Life with four members completing the Dublin City Marathon, 12 members completing the Run in the Dark 10km, 2 completing the Clontarf Half marathon and many completing 5km and 10km runs and achieving personal bests. Read more

24 Nov 2014

Sarah Healy lands U14 All Ireland Club XC title @ DKIT

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It was another great day for Sarah Healy and Blackrock A.C. @ The GloHealth Inter County & Juvenile Even Age Cross Country Championships in Dundalk Institute of Technology yesterday. Read more

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.