Moyne AC Track and Field League 2018
The club is holding a summer track and field league for all eligible interested athletes. The event will be held over 4 dates, the opening date is arranged to take place on the 19th of April and subsequent dates in May, June and July (TBC). The league is based on teams of 5, with 4 athletes scoring each night. The team competition is scored using an international points scoring system, rather than placed based. Each night, athletes will compete in two preferred events, followed by a medley relay. This event is open to all athletes over the age of 14, both male and female. Participation of all eligible athletes is encouraged however a commitment to the four nights competition is important. Please contact a committee member if interested in signing up for what is sure to be a very exciting and entertaining event.
Further information on this event will be provided in the upcoming weeks.
The Annual Moyne AC Mini-Marathon will take place this year on Monday, the 4th of June. There will both a 5k walk and 10k road race. This is always a very enjoyable event, more information will be provided at a later date.
Tipperary Throws Festival
The annual Tipperary throws festival will take place on the 2nd of April. This year, this event also includes a 400m and 1 mile race. This is a great opportunity for club members to get an electronically timed race before championship. Entries for each event is €5 and the competition starts at 12:30. The event is open to Junior (U/17) and Senior athletes. Please see http://tipperaryathletics.com/forms/Tipperary%20Throws.pdf for more details.
The club are getting prepared to organise the Burma challenge for summer 2018. Before deciding on event details, the committee would like to hear from those who would be interested in taking part. Please contact John, or any of the committee members if interested.