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Weekly News Roundup - Week 5/2018

 

Park Runs

In Marlay Park we had Paula Grant and Sharon Grant home in first and second. In Vicarstown we had great running from Patricia Naughton and the ever improving juvenile Tara Ring. Noel Marum went further afield and ran in Poolbeg, improving on his recent 5k times.

 

Upcoming Laois Indoors championships

Laois indoor championships are on the 17th of February in Nenagh. Please let your coaches know what events you will participating in.

 

Laois Road Race Championships

The club fought hard in both the Men’s and Women’s races and both teams taking top honours. The women’s team was lead home by Mary Mulhare who led from the off following home by superb running of Maria and Anna Duggan, to take third and fourth. Amy Walsh continuing her recent form rounded off the team followed home by Jennifer Carter.

The men’s team was led home by Richie Reid who took home his third place, followed closely home by Colm Fitzgerald, Patrick Marshall,Paul Cuddy, Fionn Marum. Well done to Sean Donoghue who is progressing well at club championchip races.

Great running by our juveniles in the non-championship races. We had Grace Cuddy second in the U8s, Daniel Downey first in the U10 followed home by his brother Jack Downey. Faye Brown had a fine run to take bronze in the U12 followed by Emma Jane Cuddy who had a great run in the U12. Daniel Murrel, Harrison Marshall and Eoin McGrath packed well in the U12. The club were well represented in the girls U14 with Grace Meade taking bronze, following home by Leah Smullen, Rebecca Marshall, Tara Ring, Meabh McGrath and Sarah. Jack Murrell stepped up to U14 also and had a steady run.

 

Trim 10 Mile

Well done to James Hamm who had fine run in Trim to come in 10th in a time of 0:56:50,06

 

Waterford 5 mile

James Hamm has been busy in recent weeks. He ran a 5 miler in Waterford came 2nd in 27.23 and a new PB by 14 sec.

 

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Training Times  

Trianing at the track is currently cancelled 

due to the Covid-19 Crisis. 

The situation will be kept under review and

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Contact Us  

For General Enquiries: secretary@portlaoiseathleticclub.com

For Juvenile Enquiries: juveniles@portlaoiseathleticclub.com

Weekly Race Reports: pro@portlaoiseathleticclub.com

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5K Road Race Committee: sop@portlaoiseathleticclub.com

 

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