Senior Notes

Dooneen A.C. Senior Notes 05/10/2020

Posted on Oct 8, 2020 in Dooneen AC, Latest News, News, Results, Senior Events Blog, Senior Notes, x country

Limerick Senior, Intermediate & Juvenile Even Age Cross-Country Championships

Newcastle West was the venue for this year’s County Senior, Intermediate & Juvenile Even Age Cross-Country Championships in blustery conditions on Sunday. Thank you to West Limerick A.C. for hosting what was a very well-organised event. 

U16 Boys 

Alan McCutcheon and Ross O’Carroll won gold and bronze in the U16 boys’ race.

Senior & Intermediate Women

Murna Griffin led the Dooneen women home, closely followed by Rosemary Ryan, Róisín Doran, Shona O’Flynn, Lisa Horgan, Eimear Laffan, Marie Keane, and Eileen Reeves. Commiserations to Shóna Keane, who had been running very well before unfortunately having to pull up due to injury – best wishes for a speedy recovery, Shóna. 

Murna Griffin won silver in the Senior category, with Rosemary Ryan claiming bronze. The team of Murna, Rosemary, and Róisín Doran, and Shona O’Flynn won the Senior team competition. 

It was a Dooneen 1-2 in the Intermediate category, with Murna and Róisín on the podium. The team of Murna, Róisín, Lisa Horgan, and Eimear Laffan won the Intermediate team competition.  

Senior & Intermediate Men

Dermot Kearns led the Dooneen men home, followed by Joe O’Brien, Thomas Klimas, Shane Ryan, Cormac Downes, Henry Downes, Joe Chawke, and Rob McCarthy. 

The team of Joe O’Brien, Thomas Klimas, Shane Ryan, and Cormac Downes finished 3rd in the Intermediate competition.  

Congratulations and well done to all of the athletes! 

Fixtures

– The Novice and Masters Men’s and Women’s races, along with the Juvenile Uneven Ages, due to take place in Bilboa on October 11th, have been postponed to November 1st.

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Dooneen A.C. Senior Notes 28/09/2020

Posted on Oct 1, 2020 in Dooneen AC, Fit4Life, Latest News, News, Results, Senior Events Blog, Senior Notes, x country

Lilliput Adventure Centre’s September Marathon

This event was held in Westmeath on Saturday, and encompassed a number of races. Congratulations to Alison Flynn, who finished 3rd overall in the half-marathon and won the women’s race, recording a PB of 1:32:02 in the process!

 

 

Cross-Country

Dates for the Limerick Cross-Country Championships have been provisionally set.

The Novice and Masters Men’s and Women’s races, along with the Juvenile Uneven Ages, will take place in Bilboa, Cappamore, Co. Limerick on October 11th.

Please contact Joe Chawke on 087 753 3526 as soon as possible if you wish to enter.

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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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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Dooneen A.C. Senior Notes 09/03/2020

Posted on Mar 10, 2020 in Dooneen AC, Fit4Life, Latest News, News, Results, Senior Events Blog, Senior Notes

National Masters Indoor Championships 

These championships were held in Athlone over the weekend. Ger O’Shea claimed bronze in the M35 200m in 25.54 and silver in the 400m in 55.68. Tony Fitzgerald claimed bronze in the M45 400m in 1:00.13 and silver in the M45 1500m in 4:53.93. Tim Ryan won the M55 400m in 59.55. Shane O’Sullivan claimed bronze in the M35 800m in 2:07.60 and silver in the 1500m in 4:28.04. Congratulations and well done to all of the athletes.  

 

 

Kinvara Rock & Road 10K

This event took place in Galway on Saturday. Well done to Eileen Reeves and Ger Meehan, who ran 55:36 and 55:38 respectively. 

 

 

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