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Leinster Junior, Senior and Master Indoor Championships 2017

 

 

Congratulations Seodhna Hoey and Seamus Fitzpatrick who both came home with gold and silver medals on Sunday the 26th February at day 4 of the Leinster Junior, Senior and Master Indoor Championships held in the new National Indoor Arena, Abbotstown.  Seodhna won gold in the junior woman’s weight for distance and also silver in the shot putt.

Seamus won gold in the master 050 weight for distance with a new championship PB, and he also took gold in the 050 shot putt. Well done guys.

 

Vicarstown Parkrun 25-2-2017

The weather was not so kind this week for running, however we still had 11 competitors including two juveniles at Vicarstown Parkrun.  

Noel Marum was 1st male and first overall followed by Paul Cuddy 2nd. Grace O'Reilly was 3rd overall and held her regular 1st female position, followed by Maria Cuddy 2nd. Olwyn Larkin was a first timer and ran very well to finish 3rd female. Olive Maher was 7th and Nuala Arrigan 14th.  Marie O’Rourke Brennan was the only club athlete to PB in Vicarstown.

Two Juveniles this week were Caoimhe and Emma Jane Cuddy.

 

Athy Duathlon 26th February 2017

There was no stopping Olwyn Larkin this weekend. Olwyn also competed in the 3k race/24k cycle and finished in a time of 1:36. Well done Olwyn.

 

Couch to 5k and Streets of Portlaoise 5k

We are now into week 8 of couch to 5k and great progress has been made by all. Once again the committee would like to thank all club members who help our each year.  Without these members, helping out this programme would not be as successful.

 

Road race 5k 17th March

Registration is now open for this race on www.popupraces.ie or at the track on Tuesday evening from 5:45 pm: Juvenile races with on the day registration.  Race tops are also available each Tuesday night at the track from 5:45 pm and cost €10.00. 

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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

For Registraion Equeries: registrar@portlaoiseathleticclub.com

5K Road Race Committee: sop@portlaoiseathleticclub.com

 

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