Forkan Finishes Fifth At National Cross Country

Elena Forkan had a great run at the National under-16 cross country championship finishing fith overall and leading the Raheny team home. The team of Forkan, Siomha Magee, Darerca O’Sullivan, and Grace Meikle finished 12th team overall in a very competitive national field. Forkan was second scorer on both the Dublin and regional gold medal winning teams.


Success At Dublin Uneven Age Championships

The Dublin Juvenile Uneven Age Championships took place in the Trinity Sports Complex in Santry. Claire O’Leary got the day off to a great start with a 9th place finish in the girls under-13 race. O’Leary was well supported in the team competition by Maggie Foley, Sophie Kelly, Rebecca O’Rourke, and Olivia Meikle. The boys under-13 race saw another good team performance from Joseph Kirwin, Kai McCormack, Cillian Cooney, and…


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’Rourke in the U14 80m hurdles and Ariana Butler…