Sunny South East Relay Medals

The sunny south-east saw a Raheny invasion on Sunday as shamrock relay teams walked away with marathon relay medals. The de la sale relay team won out in 3:01.21 with the Raheny Shamrock team of Lorraine Byrne, Orla Manley, Jenny Mulry and Mary Walsh second in 3:04.48. With the second of the Raheny Shamrock teams third in 3:11.17, that team was Adrienne Atkins, Helen Carr, Elaine McNulty and Brid Ni…

10/06/2018
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Dooney Second In Flanders

Conor Dooney took second place in the Flanders Cup 3,000 metres in Belgium on Saturday. Dooney posted eight minutes 20.25 seconds for second place behind Belgian Simon Debognies who clocked eight minutes eight point seven seconds. Meanwhile Sean Dowling posted 23.57 seconds finishing fourth in his 200 metre heat at the Northern Ireland and Ulster championship. While on the roads Eric Champ took second place in the Glenmore AC 10…

10/06/2018
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Mr. Tony Mooney R.I.P

Raheny Shamrock Athletic Club are saddened to learn of the passing of Anthony (Tony) Mooney, Father of Nicola Mooney. Mr. Mooney passed away on Thursday June 7th in Beaumont Hostipal. Mr. Mooney’s funeral takes place on Monday June 11th at 11am in Our Lady Immaculate Church, Darndale, followed by cremation in Dardistown Crematorium Full details available here.

10/06/2018
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Burke Jumps Into The Record Books

Letter from America was a regular column in the Irish Independent and Irish Times up until the late 1980’s. Tom O’Riordan athletics correspondent for the Irish independent and Peter Byrne athletics correspondent with the Irish Times, told the story on a weekly basis of the Irish contingent state-side. They were articles of renown from two of the finest sports journalists whose name ever appeared in print, with readers of that…

06/06/2018
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