Men’s Road And Cross Country Captain Speaks

With the likely announcement next week that the 2021 National Road Relays will take place on October third, athletes with designs on making the club teams have a chance to mark the selectors cards. There are three Club races over the next 10 days that offer real opportunities to impress. This applies to Men and Women, Senior, Over-35 and Over-50. The final round of the 2021 Lord Mayor of Raheny…


2020 Joe Noonan Cup On Sunday September 26

One of the Clubs oldest Classic Road Races, the Joe Noonan road race is being relaunched on Sunday September 26th. Ran in memory of the late Joe Noonan, a former club President and father of our current president PJ Noonan, the race was first contested in 1978, the first winner being the late Pat Hooper. The race has long held a date of the last Sunday before Christmas but Covid-19…


Sevastopulo and Forkan do Leinster Repeat

George Sevastopulo and Elena Forkan captured Dublin community games gold and silver in Santry two weeks ago. These performances qualified the Raheny Shamrock athletes for the Leinster Community Games which today took place in Leixlip, Co Kildare, were they repeated their Dublin performances. George (U14 800m boys) added the Leinster title to his Dublin one with a gun to tape victory and can now look forward to bidding for the…


Community Games Round-Up

In Santry on Saturday, nine Raheny athletes competing under the flag of their native Clontarf enjoyed significant success. George Sevastopulo struck gold in the boys U14 800m running 2:19 with a strong finish. Elena Forkan ran 5:17 to finish second in the U16 girls 1500m. Caelfind Hannigan took silver in the U12 girls long puck. There were bronze medals for Rebecca O‚ÄôRourke in the U14 80m hurdles and Ariana Butler…