Leinster Development and Performance Squads

Day 3 of the Leinster Squads will take place on Tuesday February 19th in the National Indoor Arena. The Development Squad will run from 10am-12pm and is open to all athletes over 12 years old. Events covered on Development squad only are as follows:  Sprints, Middle Distance, Shot, Long Jump. 

The Performance Squad will run from 1pm – 3pm for selected athletes. There will be no Pole Vault on Day 3 but all other events are covered as usual. The Discus and Hammer session will be in Dunboyne AC from 2-4pm.  

The remaining dates for the Squads are as follows:                                                                                                                           

Day 3     February 19th 2019        

National Indoor Arena, 

Development Squad 10am – 12pm 

Performance Squad 1pm-3pm                                                   

Day 4     March 9th 2019                  

AIT Arena, Athlone,

Development Squad 11am – 1pm               

Performance Squad 1.30pm-4pm

Day 5     April 20th 2019                   

Morton Stadium, Santry 

Development Squad 11am – 1pm                    

Performance Squad 1.30pm – 4pm

For queries please contact Colin Byrne – colinbyrne@athleticsireland.ie or (087) 0632326.

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Success 50 years apart at Griffeen Parkrun

Well done to Luke Maher who came home in first place in the Griffeen parkrun on Saturday February 9th. Looking at the positions by Age Grade % however, Brian McGrath was in first place. A lovely double by Le Chéile athletes 50 years apart in age! A big congratulations to them both.

Results can be found here: http://www.parkrun.ie/griffeen/results/weeklyresults/?runSeqNumber=296

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National 50k Championships 2019, Donadea

Congratulations to all the Le Chéile athletes who took part in the National 50k Championships in Donadea today.

Super running from Jan Corcoran in the female race who claimed silver, well done to Lisa Hughes also. 

Stevie Boyle had a great run in the male race, as did Mark Raleigh,  Paul Foy and Paddy McDonnell.

All results can be found here: https://www.popupraces.ie/race/irish-national-50km-championships-2019/


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Leinster Juvenile Indoor Championships

Best of luck to all our athletes this weekend in Athlone. Details for event in the links below:

Day 1 Timetable

Day 2 Timetable

Live Results 

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Great success for Le Chéile at County Kildare Indoor Championships 2019

A massive congratulations to all our athletes who competed in the County Kildare Indoor Championships in AIT on February 3rd. Some of the great performances below.

  • Senior:  Caoimhe Cronin 1st 200m & 1st 400, Rois Ni Domhnaill 2nd Long Jump
  • U17: Eilis Ni Domhnaill 2nd 60m & 2nd 200m,  Killian Keogan 1st 800m, Keeley Hogan 1st 200m , 2nd 60m, Joe Maire Padilla 2nd Long Jump, Rory Ardiff 2nd 60mH
  • U15: Liam Doherty 2nd 800m
  • U14: Anna Burns 1st Long Jump & 1st 60m, Hughie O’Donnell 3rd Long Jump
  • U13: Seán Stafford 1st Long Jump & 2nd 60mh, Cora Harrington  1st 600m & 2nd 60m, Ana Killian 2nd 600m, Clodagh 3rd 600m, Saoirse Reville 4th 600m
  • U12: Kevin Ardiff 3rd Long Jump, Darragh Keogan 3rd Shot Putt, Girls relay 1st Cora, Anna, Clodagh & Saoirse 

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