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Christmas/New Year Training Schedule

Posted on Dec 10, 2017 in Uncategorized

Training schedule over the holiday period is as follows.

Monday 11th at 7PM in the Crescent Comp (6PM for Phil’s Group)

Thursday 14th at 6:30PM in the Crescent Comp

Saturday 16th in UL at 10AM

Sunday 17th in UL at 9:15AM (Relay trials and training)

Monday 18th at 7PM in the Crescent Comp (6PM for Phil’s Group)

Thursday 21st at 6:30PM in the Crescent Comp

Saturday 23rd in UL at 10AM

Training then returns on Monday the 8th of January in the Crescent Comp at 7PM (6PM for Phil’s Group).

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Michal Rejmer Run Series – sponsorship sought

Posted on Nov 21, 2017 in Uncategorized

Sponsorship packages for Michal Rejmer Run Series 2018

Dooneen A.C. is based in the Mungret/Dooradoyle area of Limerick city. We currently have a membership of over 450 – catering for both juvenile and senior members. At present, we are at phase 1 of our development of lands in Mungret to include a clubhouse and running track; this facility will be of huge benefit to the Limerick city area.

The Michal Rejmer run series is a fund-raiser for this development. Dooneen A.C. is an approved sports body for tax relief purposes.

The following are the various levels of sponsorship packages available for the 2018 Run Series:

Sponsorship of €500 and above:

  • Your company will be promoted on all flyers, Dooneen A.C.’s official Facebook page and media coverage for run series.
  • Your company name will be displayed on the run series technical running top.
  • Training plans and advice to company employees to prepare for race series.
  • 5 free entries to any of run series races.
  • 5 free technical running tops

Sponsorship of €300 and above:

  • Your company will be promoted on all flyers, Dooneen A.C.’s official Facebook page and media coverage for run series.
  • Your company name will be displayed on run series technical running top.
  • 2 Free entries to any of run series races.
  • 2 Free technical running tops.

Sponsorship of €100 and above:

  • Your company will be promoted on Dooneen A.C.’s official Facebook page and media coverage for run series.
  • 1 Free entry to any of run series races.
  • 1 Free technical running top.

Payment details

If paying by cheque please send your cheque to Brenda Rice, Treasurer Dooneen A.C.,10 Thornbury,Raheen,Co. Limerick.

Or if paying online using our bank details below :

Account Holder Name :   Dooneen Athletic Club
IBAN :   IE36AIBK93547629207182
SWIFT / BIC :  AIBKIE2D
Account Number :  29207182
Sort Code :  935476
Bank Name :  AIB
Bank Address :  Courtfields Shopping Centre, Raheen,Co. Limerick.

Thanking you in advance, Dooneen A.C. Run Series committee.

www.dooneenathleticclub.com

www.michalrejmerrunseries.com

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Sponsored Walk – Dooneen AC Monday 9th October

Posted on Oct 2, 2017 in Uncategorized

On Monday, 9th October, our sponsored walk will take place from the Crescent Comprehensive college at 7pm. This is an event for young and old to join in and walk 5k around the Raheen area. It was a great success last year and all proceeds will go towards finalising the purchase of the land in Mungret. We also hope to talk to parents on the night about our fundraising efforts and the latest news on the purchase of land.

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Dooneen athletes feature in IUAA Championships

Posted on Apr 11, 2017 in Uncategorized

IRISH UNIVERSITIES ATHLETICS ASSOCIATION – NATIONAL TRACK AND FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS

Cork IT was the venue for the 2017 held last Friday and Saturday. Dooneen athletes performed exceptionally well over the course of the weekend. Jessica Coyne took gold in the 3,000m steeplechase in a new PB just 2 seconds outside the European U23 qualifying time.

Lilly-Ann O’Hora took gold in the 100m Hurdles and 3rd in the 400m Hurdles. Clodagh O’ Mahony won silver in the 400m Hurdles.

Jessica Coyne Steeple Chase (1)

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Our masters men compete in Athlone

Posted on Mar 31, 2017 in Uncategorized

Athlone was also the venue for the Masters athletes at the start of March and we saw 3 athletes from Dooneen competing –  Chairman Tony Fitzgerald, Coach Joe Chawke and Tim Ryan. Tony ran in two events and was rewarded with a bronze medal in the 400m. He was 4th in 800m. Tim competed in two events – 60m and 200m but was outside the medals on this occasion. Joe Chawke also ran the 3,000m in a very competitive field. Well done to the 3 men – great work!

Tony masters

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Brenda Rice recognised for volunteer work with Community Games

Posted on Mar 20, 2017 in Uncategorized

Brenda Rice, Treasurer of Dooneen AC was recognised at the weekend for her role in volunteering with Community Games in Limerick. Along with family members and representatives from Dooneen, a gala lunch was held in Athlone for all the nominees. The overall volunteering award went to a 93 year old women from Wexford but all recipients were presented with a medallion and voucher from ALDI. Well done Brenda!Brenda No 2 Brenda Rice

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