Juvenile Report
This was the first of a string of busy weekends for our juvenile athletes, and it was great to see athletes competing across a range of disciplines between Friday and Sunday. Congratulations to everyone who represented Moyne Athletic Club so well over the weekend and we look forward to watching the rest of the indoor season unfold. Best of luck to the athletes who are competing in the Munster Relay Championships and the Tipperary indoor championships next weekend.
Nuenna Schools Cross Country
On Friday, Nuenna AC hosted an inter-schools cross country competition with races from Junior Infants to 6th class. Run over a range of distances (200m – 1000m), Moyne AC athletes represented a number of different schools on the day. Congratulations to Nuenna Athletics Club on a very successful event and a particular well done to the current and past Moyne AC athletes who took part. For a number of these young athletes, this was their first experience of cross country running! Competing on the day were; Clodagh Healy, Billy Costello, Kate Power, Mila Dowling, Cian Doyle, Robyn Upsdell, Darragh Joyce, Saoirse Joyce, Niamh Joyce, Cian Fogarty, Ellie Ahern, Cathleen Cussen, Will Bergin, Darragh O’Riordan, Ella-Mai Drennan, Ben Delaney, Aaron Hanrahan, Adam Nolan, Lily Murphy, Faye Murphy, Tom Renehan, Helen Renehan, Isabelle Murphy, Luke Kelly and Daniel Delaney.
Munster Indoor Relays, Nenagh, Saturday 2nd. March.
Munster Indoor 4x200m relays will be held in Nenagh on Saturday next, this is one of the most exciting events on the indoor calendar as clubs battle it out for Munster honours and the right to go forward to the National finals. Moyne AC will have teams in the following age groups, U/9 girls and boys, U/10 girls and boys, U/11 girls, U/14 girls and U/17 girls. The club has had great success over the last number of years at county, provincial and national level, due to the hard work being done at club level.
County Juvenile U/9 to Junior U/19 Indoor T&F Championships. Sunday 3rd. March.
A rather busy weekend ahead with Munster relays on Saturday and County U/9 to U/19 T&F indoors on Sunday in Nenagh. The club will be well represented across the board in both boys and girls, after some fine performances recently. Best of luck to all.
Munster 4 Mile Road Championships. Dundrum. Sunday 3rd. March
Best of luck to Angela Fogarty, Sharon Cantwell, Dylan McLaughlin and Brian Carroll who will be competing in the Munster 4 Mile Road Championships next Sunday in Dundrum. Best of luck.
Connacht Indoor Championships
Well done to Ber Spillane who finished second in her heat and 3rd W40 in the 200m in a time of 29.19s at the Connacht Indoor Championships in the TUS International Arena on Sunday.
If anyone has old spikes at home that they are looking to get rid of, please bring them to training on Tuesday and we will try to find them a new home.
Split the Bucket:
Congrats to Mairead Teehan who won €166 in this week’s split the bucket draw. The ticket was drawn by Naomi Morrissey.
Envelopes are available in the clubhouse, Quinlans pub and Tigh Maighne or join online today at moyneathleticclub.com.
The draw takes place each Friday after training. We thank you for your kind support.
Adare 10k.
Well done to Sharon Cantwell who took to the roads of Adare County Limerick this morning. Sharon was 69th home out of nearly 800 runners in a great time of 40:29. Well done Sharon.
Martin Flynn & Dylan McLaughlin PROs.