Maher, Farrelly and L’Estrange set for Celtic Games

Sean Maher, Michael Farrelly and Sean L’Estrange have all been selected for the Irish team to play in the Celtic Games. The Celtic Games takes place in Grangemouth, Scotland on Saturday 4th August. The teams will be competing in the Under-16 and Under-18 age groups. Sean Maher will compete in the under-18 hammer competition, while Michael Farrelly and Sean L’Estrange are named in the 4×400 metre relay team. Best wishes…


National Medals and Records on Day 2

Club Records fell and eight medals were collected on day two of the National track and field championships in Santry Eric Favors took silver while breaking Liam Kennedy’s 37-year-old shot putt record of 15.24 metres. Favors best throw coming in the final round and measuring 16.45 metres. Galway City Harriers Sean Breathnach took gold with a best of 17.53 metres. Favors followed then took bronze in the discus and in…


Clohisey Takes 10,000m Silver

Mick Clohisey wrapped up preparations for next month’s European Championship landing silver in the national 10,000 metres. Clohisey posted 29 minutes 34.89 seconds for silver, just behind another European Championship bound marathoner Stephen Scullion who clocked 29:34.89. It was two in a row for Clohisey, taking silver with Mark Kirwan taking fourth place in 30:17.80. The opening day of the 2018 National track and field championships saw plenty of good…


Fay Sets New Club One Mile Record

Brian Fay was just .46 of a second off breaking the magical four-minute mile barrier at tonight’s Morton Games. Fay posted 4:00.45 to finish 13th in the Morton Mile, a race won by America’s Sam Prakel in 3:55.80 with 11 athlete’s dipping under four minutes. Fay’s time bettered Kieran Kelly’s 53 week old record by .25 of a second as the first Raheny man to break the four minute barrier…