Staying The Course

With the extension of Level 5 restrictions to April fifth we are reminded of the responsibility of all Club members to act and train within the spirit of what is required of every good citizen at this time. As Club’s Covid-19 Compliance Officer I urge everyone to stay the course. There are plenty reasons for optimism. It will be March next week. The vaccine rollout is gathering pace. The general…

27/02/2021
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Reminder! Covid-19 Level 5 Restrictions

The committee of Raheny Shamrock Athletic Club remind all members that all club activity is closed owing to Covid-19 level 5 restrictions. Training can only take place individually, there is to be no gatherings or training in groups under any circumstances. Six club members have received classification from Athletics Ireland and Sport Ireland as “Elite Athletes,” they have some exemptions to level 5 restrictions only. All training sessions are cancelled,…

22/02/2021
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Becker Gets Euro Indoor Call-Up

Sophie Becker has been selected to compete in the 400 metres at the European Indoor Championships in Torun, Poland. Becker is one of 24 athlete’s named as part of the Ireland panel which travel to the championships taking place between March 5-7. The 400 meters heats are scheduled for Friday March fifth at 10:05 Irish time with the semi-finals set for 6:45pm that evening. The final is due at 8:25…

22/02/2021
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Becker And O’Donnell Set Club Records

Sophie Becker and Iseult O’Donnell set new club records at the Irish Life Health Elite Athlete Micro Meet in Abbotstown today. Becker was first up on day two of racing, an event that was invite only and limited to athlete’s with a chance of qualifying for next month European Indoor championships in Torun, Poland. Becker broke well from the gun to take second in the 400 metres in 53.20 seconds…

21/02/2021
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