Dooneen A.C. Senior Notes 23/12/2019

Posted on Jan 3, 2020

Club Person of the Year

Congratulations to Mike Purtill, who was presented with the 2019 Club Person of the Year award at our Christmas night out last weekend in recognition of his huge contribution to Dooneen A.C.


Mike Griffin ran Inch Beach parkrun, John Sheehan (who achieved a PB and ran his 50th parkrun!) and Catherine Sheehan ran Glen River parkrun, Brian Halpin, Shona O’Flynn, Alison Flynn, Ger Meehan, Claire Knight, June Clifford (who recently ran her 50th parkrun!), and Marion O’Halloran ran Limerick parkrun, while Joe O’Brien (who achieved a PB), Gerard O’Shea, Ross O’Carroll, John Higgins, Angela Higgins, Meena Verma, and Aly Hogan O’Curry all ran Mungret parkrun.



Merry Christmas to all members and friends of the club and best wishes for a Happy New Year!



Upcoming Fixtures
– Limerick Athletics St. Stephen’s Day 10K, Caherdavin, December 26th 2019, 11am

– Mooreabbey Milers’ Mile Challenge, Galbally, December 28th 2019, 3pm

– Limerick Country Club A.C. New Year’s Day 5-Mile, The Country Club, January 1st 2020, 2pm

– Tom Walsh 10K Road Race & 5-Mile Walk, Caherconlish, January 19th 2020, 11:45am (walk)/12:30pm (run)

Adult Training​
Adult Training will resume on Tuesday, 7th January at 6:15pm & Thursday, 9th January at 7pm in UL. Fit4Life/Meet and Train will resume on January 10th in Mungret at 6:15pm. New members & beginners are always welcome. Contact Dooneen Facebook page for more details.

Juvenile Training

Relay training will continue on the 28th and 29th December and 4th and 5th of January. Athletes must be aged 7 years or older on or before 31st December 2019 to be eligible to join. All levels of ability are welcome. Contact Dooneen Facebook page for more details.