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Great Experience at the 2022 National Indoor Competitions

It was another stellar performance by Blackrock A.C. at the 2022 National Indoor competitions. On the final day, there was a Gold medal for the U18 boys Relay team – Robert, Killian, Conn and Donal.

Alongside Mark and Rory, these young men have been training for this event for 4 years and never gave up on their quest to nail this title despite the setbacks of injury and Covid restrictions.

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Day 3 also featured a spirited performance by the Boys U17 Relay team – Rory, Philip, Antoine and Donal who got Bronze in their Final.

In total, Blackrock A.C. entered 6 Relay teams with 2 teams coming away with medals and the U14 boys Relay team making it through to the final. Other Relay teams that put in gutsy performances on Day 3 include the U12 Girls, U13 Boys and U15 Girls all of whom show strong promise for the years ahead.

Day 1 and day 2 of the Nationals also proved fruitful for our athletes, individual medals were awarded to:

Rory, U17 Triple Jump – Silver
Killian, U18 60m – Bronze
Matthew, U14 800m – Bronze
Donal, U17 60m – Silver & 200m – Bronze

Congratulations to all the athletes that competed in the Nationals including Brianna, Alexandra, Robyn, Alex, Margot, Charlie and Emma.

Getting to the Nationals is a huge achievement in itself. Well done to all our athletes who entered and competed in the event this year. We have a promising talent pool heading into the League and Dublin Outdoor competitions.

As always, our volunteers, parents and coaches make these events possible and memorable so a kind thank you for your support again in what was a great competition for Blackrock A.C.

Results of the competitions can be found on the Athletics Ireland website Day 1 and Day 2 and Day 3

Playback of the competitions is also available on Athletics Ireland YouTube.

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