O’Leary second in Longwood

Cillian O’Leary took second place in the Longwood 10k on Sunday October 23rd. O’Leary clocked 32:11.75 on wet and windy day on a hilly course in county Meath finishing 20 seconds behind winner Clonliffe’s Gary O’Hanlon. It was a comfortable second place for the Corkman with North East Runners Brian McCluskey taking third place in 32:46.89. Cillian appears to be the only athlete that took part this weekend. If you…


Motivational talk

Motivational coach Michael Ostinellie will give a presentation to athletes and a coaches in Clontarf Castle tomorrow night, Wednesday at 7.15pm. Michael is director of the Pacific Institute Ireland, previously he has worked with athletes, coaches and recently the Irish hockey team that competed in Rio as well as business leaders in mastering the psychological aspects of peak performances. Entry free €10


Freddy third in Abbotstown

Freddy Keron-Sittuk opened his cross country season taking bronze in the Athletics Ireland Open Cross Country Festival at the new national cross country venue in Abbotstown. Freddy landed bronze finishing nine seconds behind overall winner and former two time AXA Raheny 5 winner Mullingar Harriers Mark Christie. Mick Clohisey finished 23 seconds behind Christie in sixth place with Kevin Dooney just seven seconds behind Mick in seventh. Conor Dooney took…


Mick Martin

Club stalwart Mick Martin is leaving his role with New Ireland assurance and to celebrate is having a party in Erin’s Isle GAA club, Finglas at 8.30pm on Friday October 21st. Mick extends a warm welcome to his club mates. We wish Mick all the best in his endeavours. Hopefully they will include trip’s with the national track & field league squad.