Dooneen A.C. Senior Notes 17/02/2020

Posted on Feb 20, 2020

Munster Senior & Masters Indoor Championships

These championships were held in Nenagh over the weekend. Rosemary Ryan claimed silver in the O40 3000m in 11:06.65. Ger O’Shea won both the O35 200m and 400m in 26.54 and 58.60 respectively. Shane O’Sullivan won the O35 800m in 2:10 and claimed silver in the 1500m in 4:42.50. Tony Fitzgerald claimed bronze in the O45 400m in 1:01.84 and won the 800m in 2:20. Tim Ryan finished 4th in the O55 60m, claimed silver in the 200m in 27.73, and won the 400m in 1:00.50. Congratulations and well done to all of the athletes.




Brian Halpin (who ran his 50th parkrun!), James Connolly, Shona O’Flynn, Breda Leo, Ger Meehan, and Eileen Reeves ran Limerick parkrun, while Joe O’Brien, Louise Matthews, John Sheehan, Catherine Sheehan, and Marion O’Halloran ran Mungret parkrun.



Club membership

Club membership for 2020 is now due and should be paid before the end of January. Membership has many benefits and if you are not registered you are not covered by Athletics Ireland insurance and therefore you can’t train with the club. You can join Dooneen or renew your membership online.



Upcoming Fixtures

– ULRC Run Series 5K, every Wednesday for 6 weeks starting on February 19th, UL Boathouse, 7pm

– Adare 10K, Adare, February 23rd, 1pm

– Munster 4-Mile Road Championships, March 1st, Waterford

– Limerick 4-Mile Road Championships, March 15th, Dromcollogher, 1pm

– Mallow 10-Mile Road Race, Mallow, March 22nd, 12:30pm

– Michal Rejmer 10-Mile Road Race, Patrickswell, May 24th, 11am

Adult Training​
Adult Training takes place at 6:15pm on Tuesday & 7pm on Thursday in UL. Fit4Life/Meet and Train takes place in Mungret at 6:15pm on Fridays. Long run takes place every Sunday at 9am in UL or Cratloe. New members & beginners are always welcome. Contact Dooneen Facebook page for more details.

Juvenile Training

Juvenile training takes place every Monday night at 7pm & every Thursday night at 6.30pm in Crescent Comprehensive. There is also training at the track in UL every Saturday at 10am. Athletes must be turning 8 during 2020 to be eligible to join. All levels of ability are welcome. Contact Dooneen Facebook page for more details.