Archive for December, 2017

20 Dec 2017

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from all at Blackrock A.C.

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The club would like to wish all it’s members and extended family and friends a well deserved break and a healthy and enjoyable 2018

19 Dec 2017

Training details over the Xmas break

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Please note that the club is now closed for the Christmas Break. Juvenile club training will re-commence on Sunday 7th January at the usual time of 10.30 am in Carysfort Park. 

Senior athletes will train as per their group arrangements.

18 Dec 2017

Turkey Trot festivities brings the curtain down on another memorable year

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It’s always one of the highlights of our calendar year, “The Turkey Trot”…… a great occasion with parents, athletes and club members getting together to enjoy the festivities and take a well deserved break after another long, enjoyable and successful twelve months. This year was no different as the club grows from strength to strength both on and off the field. Academy coach, Ronan Browne, “aka Turkey”, got the festivities under the way with the now customary 1 mile Turkey Trot. Read more

18 Dec 2017

Healy signs off 2017 in spectacular fashion @ WIT

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The All Ireland XC championships/ Uneven age groups took place in Waterford IT over the weekend and once again we had both Team and individual representation.

Pride of place went to Sarah Healy who was a stand out winner in the U17 girls 4000m.

The day started with our girls U11 taking on the very challenging 1500m loop. Holly O’Brien led the Blackrock team home with a great run finishing in 22nd place and was followed by Rachel O’Brien, Abbie O’Connor, Elsa Mooney, Olivia Gaughran and Julia White. Read more

06 Dec 2017

Dublin XC League 3 Updates and overall League Standings

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League 3 took place in Tymon Park on Sunday last and once again we had some strong performances as the younger squads took centre stage!!

Only the dedicated few turned out today in Tymon Park for the final of the league series of XC races. However, the Blackrock vest was represented at every age group with strong performances from Under 9 up to Under 14. Please see all performances below and many thanks to Val O’Brien for the race report:¬†
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06 Dec 2017

Fit4life / Senior Men Update November 2017

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Fit4life / Senior Men Update November 2017 Gerry Flaherty bacfit4life@gmail.com

Run in the Dark 2017

Fit4life / Senior Men had a good representation at the recent Run in the Dark 5km and 10km Night Runs on a cold, wet, dark and miserable evening. We had some amazing times with some of the newer Fit4life runners taking minutes of their best times and 2 ladies doing their first ever 5km non-stop. Congratulations everyone. Read more