How A Shamrock Was Planted

The archives have been raided once more as we look back on how our club became, now 60-years ago The late 1950’s a time just before great change was to occur in Irish society. DeValera was Taoiseach, the area between the Howth Road and Sutton Cross was a very barren place. There was no Kilbarrack or Bayside, in fact the opposite side of Foxfield road was the parish of Baldoyle. Archbishop…

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Fit4Life Series Begins October 24

Raheny Shamrock today launched their new Fit4Life series, aiming to involve new comers to running and people returning to the sport. The fit4life series see’s six, two mile races over six consecutive weeks on the popular Raheny course which also hosts the national road relays. The series aims to get people involved in running and develop the social outlet of being a member of an athletics club. “At are heart…

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Parkrun Round-Up October 13

Robert Frewen won out in Malahide posting 17 minutes 19 seconds, David Sheehy took second place in 17:52. Others who ran were Paul Frewen 19:23, Witek Lochowski 20:24, Steven Rowe 25:56. In Griffeen park Dave Brady posted 29:55 Ian Christopher Conroy won out in St. Annes Park in 16 minutes 39 seconds with Dermot Coffey fourth in 17:59, Bernard Roe fifth in 18:13. Conall Rogers took eighth place in 18:22…

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60th Dinner Dance Tickets on Sale

Join us on Friday November 9th in Clontarf Castle as we celebrate 60 years of Raheny Shamrock Athletic Club. The countdown is on to the big night beginning with a drinks reception at 7pm, sit down meal at 8pm sharp, followed by dancing with a live band and a DJ till late and a host of surprises. Tickets cost €65 each and are available from Dave Gargan, Blaithin Shiel, Orla…

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