End of July 2019 round up

Some very solid performances from Le Chéile athletes on the roads and trails over the last two weeks. Well done everyone who took part in the events in EOI Longwood, the Carton House 6k trail and the Mullingar 10 Mile.

Name Event Performance

Deirdre Lacey

EOI Longwood Half Marathon

1:49:49

Arlane Whelan

EOI Longwood Half Marathon

1:59:03

Karl Fitzgerald EOI Longwood 10k

36:18

Brendan Kearney Mullingar 10 Mile 1:00:26
Cillian Gleeson Carton House 6k trail 26:45
Sinead Leavy Carton House 6k trail 32:53
Tina Hawkins Carton House 6k trail 34:58
Linda Shine Carton House 6k trail 39:36
Tracey Denner Carton House 6k trail 39:41
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Well done Caoimhe Cronin at European Youth Olympics

Massive congrats to Caoimhe Cronin who ran a great race for Ireland in her 400m in the European Youth Olympics in Baku on July 22nd. A new outdoor PB of 57.30. Not quite enough to make the final but an amazing effort. Well done from everyone in Le Chéile and great to see our club flag on show the stands! See an interview with Caoimhe after the race here: https://twitter.com/teamireland/status/1153329943033647104?s=21

All the results from Baku can be found here: https://results.eyofbaku2019.com/#/sportdetails/ATH

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South Dublin 10k 2019

A massive congratulations to all the Le Chéile members who took part in the South Dublin 10k on Sunday 21st July. A special mention to those who got PBs: Jan Corcoran; Stevie Boyle; Paul Foy; and Vincent Lernihan. It was a 1, 2 for Le Chéile in the female O35 category with Jan first and Louise Long second – brilliant going! Some of the gang hung around for a nice picture afterwards. All the results can be found here: https://www.tdleventservices.co.uk/event-results/events

First Name

Surname Gender Chip Time Chip Position Gender Position Category Category Position
Jan Corcoran Female 00:38:43 100 6 F35 1
Louise Long Female 00:41:39 241 14 F35 2
Lisa Hughes Female 00:43:43 375 28 F45 5
Tracey Denner Female 01:03:39 2153 793 F40 216
Steve Boyle Male 00:37:53 70 64 M45 8
Brendan Ryan Male 00:39:17 123 131 M40 30
Tommy Grealy Male 00:39:44 146 133 M40 31
Paul Foy Male 00:40:45 186 166 M35 39
Alan Maher Male 00:41:42 246 216 M45 37
Vincent Lernihan Male 00:56:53 1627 1214 M40 266

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Caoimhe Cronin taking part in European Youth Olympics

The very best of luck to Caoimhe Cronin who is in Baku, Azerbaijan for the European Youth Olympics. 

Caoimhe has achieved selection for the individual 400m and the medley relay. She is part of a 33 person Irish Team taking part in 5 sports at the games. She will  be be supported in Baku by her mum Jenny Mulleady & her coach Lisa Dixon.

Le Chéile is very proud of Caoimhe being selected for the team!

Some more details here: https://olympics.ie/news/18273-thirty-three-team-ireland-athletes-to-compete-in-eyof-in-baku.html

Live streaming of the event can be tracked here: http://livehdtvonline.com/eyofbaku2019/?fbclid=IwAR2mFBQMRJ-VOMutTsYPy-PDDv6js-Jt9I9LJnhO0okt0INSsvJNJgsD-fA

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All Ireland success for Le Chéile athletes

A massive congratulations to all our athletes who competed so well at the Athletics Ireland National Championships in recent weekends. The juvenile track championships took place in Tullamore on July 13th-14th and U23s took place in Santry the week before on July 6th. The National 10 Mile also took place in the Phoenix park on July 13th. Several more All Ireland medals brought home – well done everyone!

Name

Event

Result

Position

Caoimhe Cronin

U18 400m, Tullamore

57.82

1st-Gold 

Eilis Ni Dhomhnaill

U17 Pole Vault, Tullamore

2.35

3rd-Bronze

Keeley Hogan

U17 400m, Tullamore

52.10 PB

5th

Keeley Hogan

U17 200m, Tullamore

24.09

3rd in heat

Rory Ardiff

U17 300m hurles, Tullamore

46.88

5th in heat

Ethan Walker

U16 Shot Put, Tullamore

9.49

10th

Brian McGrath

O65 10 Mile, Phoenix park

1:13:55

2nd-Silver

Deirdre Lacey

O45 10 Mile, Phoenix park

01:18:21

6th

Liam Murphy

U23 800M, Santry

1:56.57

6th

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