Dooneen A.C. Senior Notes 21/09/2020

Posted on Sep 22, 2020 in Dooneen AC, News, Senior Events Blog

Charlestown 10K
This race took place on Saturday, and was hosted by East Mayo A.C.
Well done to Rob McCarthy, who ran a PB of 40:28.

Cross-Country
Dates for the Limerick Cross-Country Championships have been
provisionally set.
On October 4th , we have the Intermediate and Senior men’s and
women’s races, along with the Juvenile Even Ages at the Demesne,
Newcastle West, Co. Limerick.
On October 11th , we have the Novice and Masters men’s and women’s
races, along with the Juvenile Uneven Ages in Bilboa, Cappamore, Co.
Limerick.
For senior entries, contact Joe Chawke on 087 753 3526.
Time to get cross-country training!

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Dooneen A.C. Senior Notes 14/09/2020

Posted on Sep 17, 2020 in Dooneen AC, Latest News, News, Results, Senior Events Blog, Senior Notes

Morton Live Athletics U16 & Senior Open Athletics Meeting

This event was staged in Santry on Friday evening. Well done to Cormac Downes, who finished 3rd in the 800m in a PB of 2:07.

National Junior Track & Field Championships

Day 2 of the National Junior Track & Field Championships took place in Santry on Sunday.

400mH

Maria Campbell ran 1:12.96 in her heat.

800m

Maria Campbell ran 2:26.58 in her heat, Sarah Hosey ran 2:13.02 in the women’s final, and Kelvin O’Carroll ran 2:03.25 in the men’s final.

Congratulations and well done to all of the competitors!

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Dooneen A.C. Senior Notes 07/09/2020

Posted on Sep 8, 2020 in Dooneen AC, Latest News, News, Results, Senior Events Blog, Senior Notes

National Junior & Masters Track & Field Championships
The National Junior Track & Field Championships took place in Santry on Saturday, followed by the National Masters Championships on Sunday.

Junior
400m Women
Sarah Butler ran 1:05.02 in her heat.

100m Men
Tessy Lawal ran 12.18 in his heat, and Diro Lawal progressed to the final finishing 7th in 11.27.

200m Men
Jack O’Connor ran 23.97 in his heat.

400m Men
Jack O’Connor ran 53.77 in his heat.

Masters
100m Men
Tim Ryan sprinted to M55 gold in 13.51.

400m Men
Ger O’Shea and Tony Fitzgerald both claimed silver in their respective M35 and M45 categories in 56.94 and 1:00.28.

800m Men
Shane O’Sullivan collected M35 silver in 2:06.33.

Congratulations and well done to all of the competitors!

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Cross Country County Fixtures

Posted on Sep 7, 2020 in Uncategorized

Notice of County Cross Country Fixtures

The County Board has set dates for the County XC. At present, it is planned to go ahead, but of course, we cannot predict with 100% certainty. We would encourage all athletes to try it out and take part. It is all timetabled this year and we can send on these details at a later stage. The cost of entries will also slightly increase this year and we will send on details of this too.

4th Oct – Demense NCW – County Even ages – U10 (1k), U12, (1.5k), U14 (2.5k), U16 (3.5k), U18/Senior/Intermediate women (4K), Senior/Inter men (8k)

11th Oct – Bilboa – County uneven ages – U9 (750m), U11 (1k), U13 (2k), U15 (3k), U17/19 Novice & Master women  (4k) Novice Master men 4k

We can take entries now so please let us know by emailing Verena or Phil for juvenile entries  – verenatarpey@yahoo.ie or phil_roche@hotmail.com. For senior entries, contact Joe Chawke on 087 753 3526

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Dooneen A.C. Senior Notes 31/08/2020

Posted on Sep 3, 2020 in Dooneen AC, Latest News, News, Senior Events Blog

National Senior & U23 Track & Field Championships

These championships were held in Santry over the last two weekends of August, with great performances by the Dooneen competitors.

100m Hurdles

Lilly-Ann O’Hora won silver in 13.73.

400m Hurdles

Cathal Locke claimed silver and U23 gold in 52.75.

800m

Maria Campbell and Kelvin O’Carroll ran 2:33.50 and 2:00.53 in their respective heats. Sarah Hosey progressed to the final, running a PB of 2:11.63.

1500m

Cormac Downes ran a PB of 4:29.73 in his heat.

Congratulations and well done to all of the athletes! 

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Important notice for juvenile parents

Posted on Aug 25, 2020 in Uncategorized

Juvenile athletes who resumed training in June/July were required to follow strict Covid-19 protocols as set down by Athletics Ireland. For those who did not indicate they were returning at the time, you must also follow those protocols.

Please, under no circumstances should parents bring children to training on any given night without having notified us of their intention to resume. We have guidelines in place which must be followed in relation to what children bring to training, contact tracing details, numbers in groups. Venues and times have also changed. Any queries in relation to resumption of training for existing paid up members, please email phil_roche@hotmail.com or verenatarpey@yahoo.ie

In relation to new members, we cannot accept new members at present, but we intend to decide on this in the coming weeks and we will issue a statement.

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Michal Rejmer 10-Mile Cancelled

Posted on Apr 6, 2020 in Dooneen AC, Latest News, News, Senior Events Blog, Senior Notes

With the increase in confirmed cases of COVID-19, the organisers of the Michal Rejmer 10-Mile Road Race have made a decision to cancel this year’s event which was set to take place on Sunday May 24th 2020.
This decision is for the health and safety of all participants and spectators. All registrations processed online for the race will either be valid for our race in May 2021 or refunded. For refunds please contact support@eventmaster.ie with your order ID from Eventmaster.
We would like to thank all participants along with our sponsors, volunteers and committee members for all the hard work and support in organising this year’s race, and we look forward to your continued support for our race in May 2021. 

 

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