Archive for January, 2015

28 Jan 2015

East Leinster Schools round up: Sarah and Pappy take individual honours

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Avondale House hosted the East Leinsters Secondary schools competition on Tuesday 27th January. Congratulations to Pappy Tucker (St Michaels/ Minor) and Sarah Healy (HCK/ Junior) who both secured individual titles in exciting races and to AmyRose Farrell (Mount Anville) who was second in the girls Junior race. Well done to all our athletes who enjoyed strong individual performances and a few team prizes along the way in the various age groups. In particular we had a strong showing in the girls Junior race with five BAC athletes in the top 10. Apologies If we have missed any names and placings from the below: Read more

20 Jan 2015

Track is back for our Juvenile club athletes as XC season kicks off for secondary schools

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Our Juvenile squad will be in full flow shortly as a host of competitions start in the next few weeks:

– Dublin Indoor Club Individual events (Track & Field)

– Dublin Indoor Club relays

– Secondary Schools XC season

For more details on the Dublin Indoors please see our News Items section

If you would like to enquire about anyof the above please email: blackrockac@gmail.com

20 Jan 2015

DCU Schools invitational update

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Well done to Sarah Healy (Holy Child) on her first place in the Junior race @ the DCU Schools invitational last week and to her team mates Anna Daly 5th & Emma Patterson 15th in the same race. Holy Child finished second in the team event

19 Jan 2015

Senior Section Update

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Congratulations to everyone who raced in the past 2 weeks – some very good times posted below:

Marlay Parkrun (each individual’s best time over the last 2 Saturdays):
Des Fitzgerald 20:50
Marie Therese McCoy 24:06
Dee Carlin 25:19 (pb)
Geraldine Lacey 26:31 (pb)
Fiona Murphy 26:33
Lynne Walsh 27:55 (pb)
Mairead Cullen 28:56
Emer Kelly 29:03
Emma Barr 29:43
Ciara O’Dwyer 31:08

Dublin Masters 6k CC:
Michael Carthy 23:08
Gerry Flaherty 23:53
John Casey 24:21
David Martin 27:12

BHAA Eircom CC Men’s 5m:
Gerry Flaherty 33:06

BHAA Eircom CC Ladies’ 2m:
Helen Hennessy 15:33
Jennifer Lee 16:34

Jennifer also completed the mens’ 5m in 44:08, and she was awarded 2nd lady in group 5 for the BHAA summer league 2014.

12 Jan 2015

Senior Section update

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Well done to Emma Barr who completed the St Anne’s Park parkrun on Saturday in 29:50.

05 Jan 2015

Fit4life update Jan 5th

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(Posted by Gerry Flaherty)

December 2014 and early 2015 provided some great performances by Fit4life members to end a wonderful year of running. The Spirit of Fit4life Awards were presented at the annual Turkey Trot and the 2015 winners were as follows;  Male of the year – Joe Byrne; Female of the year – Patricia Forde;  Spirit of Fit4life Certificates: Ciara O’Dwyer, Leonie Lawler, Carmel Flaherty, Dervla Batt and Michael Wood

The following are the results over the 4 week festive period
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