Weekly News Roundup - Week 1/2018



Park Runs

The club was well represented at the Vicarstown end of year “30 ladies under 30 mins on the 30th Dec”. Some great running in slippery conditions and some great fancy dress costumes!

Tom Lupton, Joanne Carroll, Noel Marum,Anna Duggan, Lucy Dunne, Amy Walsh, Grace Meade, Niall Collins, Patricia Naughton, Charlie Walsh, Joe Breen, Katie Walsh, Elaine Moore, Sinead Curtis, Martina Gardiner, Nuala Arrigan. All pictures credit to Vicarstown Parkrun.


Coolrain 6K 28.12.17

On a hilly course in Coolrain the club were out in force.

Seniors: Paul Cuddy, Cyril Cuddy, Maria Cuddy, Anna Duggan, Martina Hyland and Jennifer Carter.

Juveniles: Fionn Cuddy,Emma Jane Cuddy and Doireann O’ Connor

Cyril and Paul finished first together and Maria Cuddy was first lady home with Anna a close second.  Fionn Cuddy was first juvenile home.


Couch to 5K 2018 Programme

Portlaoise Athletic club are running a “Couch to 5k” 10 week programme for all men and women who would like to get fit this new year.

Commencing on Wednesday 10th January 2018 at the running track, beside Portlaoise College, at 6.30pm. Registration open from 5.30pm. €30 for a 10 week programme.



Training has resumed for juveniles and seniors as follows:

Monday: Seniors St. Fintans: Meet at 8pm - run at 8.15pm

Tuesday: Juveniles Portlaoise Track: All Ages From 6+ Meet at 7pm

Tuesday: Seniors St. Fintans: Meet at 6.15pm - run at 6.30pm

Wednesday: Seniors Portlaoise Track: Meet at 7pm

Thursday: Seniors Portlaoise Track: Meet at 6pm

Thursday: Juveniles Portlaoise Track: All Ages From 6+ Meet at 7pm your social media marketing partner

Training Times  

Trianing at the track is currently cancelled 

due to the Covid-19 Crisis. 

The situation will be kept under review and

updated here.

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