Spring Bags All-Ireland School’s Bronze

It was the biggest day of school’s athletics year as the club’s three qualifiers for Saturdays All-Ireland schools track and field championships acquitted themselves admirably. The newly laid Mondo Track in Tullamore once more played host to the country’s finest young talent and Shane Spring, Finn Beamish and Tom Monaghan certainly rose to the occasion in blustery and surprisingly cool conditions. Star of the show was undoubtedly Shane Spring in…


Dublin Juvenile Team Competition

Saturday saw the Dublin Athletics Team comps for U9/10/11 boys and girls kick off in Bancroft Park, home of Tallaght AC writes John Dolan. The sun played its part and our wonderful athletes did the rest – running and jumping to the medal podium. We coaches could not be prouder of our juvenile athletes today, each and every one of them were amazing. Plenty of medals came back to Raheny….


Leinster Schools Track and Field Championship Report

Our young Shamrock athletes are spread across many secondary schools in the area with many competing, albeit in different colours in Morton Stadium at the Leinster schools track and field. It is a feat in itself to even qualify for this event as getting out of the North Leinster’s is a hard task. A task that many of our young athletes rise to. We saw some amazing results across day…


National Juvenile Indoor Championship Round-up

Some very good performances at the national juvenile indoor championships in AIT this weekend. In the girls U16 200m, Isable Twomey clocked 28.47 seconds in heat two. While in the U17 girls 400m Siomha Magee posted 66.39 in heat two. In the U13 600 metres Vivienne Lee clocked 1:49.32 in heat one and in heat two Maggie Foley posted 1:48.44. While in the U16 girls high jump Ella Keyes posted…