Fay sets new club steeplechase record

Brian Fay continued his excellent form in Hungary today setting a new personal best and club steeplechase record of eight minutes 29.76 seconds. Fay finished second in Magyar in the Hungarian grand prix, the race was won by Wilberforce Kones in 8:29.43. Meanwhile Mark Smyth clocked 20.89 seconds to finish second in the B race at the Salamanca track meet in Italy. The wind raised to an illegal +2.1. The race…


Lord Mayor of Raheny Series Resumes on June 8

The 2020 Lord Mayor of Raheny Two Mile series will resume from Tuesday week June eighth and continue from round seven. We thank you for your patience in what will be a near nine month period without racing and hope you get to enjoy the remainder of the series. Covid-19 is still very much with us and we must adhere to strict public health guidelines in particular the maximum gathering…


Kearney sets new club 1500m record

Niamh Kearney set a new club 1500m record at the Irish Milers club meeting in Belfast today rewriting the oldest club record. Kearney clocked four minutes 19.92 seconds for second place behind Carla Sweeney of Rathfarnham who clocked 4:17.57. Kearney now writes herself into the history books breaking Kathryn (Moroney) Davis near 50-year-old record of 4:22.2 (hand timed) set on June six 1971 in Brussels. A big day for Kearney…


Club Statement: 2021 Road Race Fixtures

Raheny Shamrock Athletic Club welcome this evening’s announcement from An Taoiseach Micheal Martin allowing the resumption of match fixtures from June seventh. With race fixtures due to return, the club has drawn the 2021 fixture list to its traditional end of season date in September. Our priority is to complete the 2020 Lord Mayor Of Raheny Two Mile Series which was suspended last September  and host the 2020 Battle of…