Juan Runs in Croke Park

Juan Igena Pena was a part of a very special mile race in Croke Park on Sunday to celebrate 100 years of Ireland in the Olympics. On the 100th anniversary of the modern Tailteann Games the GAA celebrated their links with athletics with a one mile race on grass in Croke Park. 82,000 people watched from the stands at the first one mile race held in Croke Park since 1966!…

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Lord Mayor Series Round Five On Tuesday

The 2024 Lord Mayor of Raheny Two mile series continues this Tuesday with round five. Entry is €7 for each race or €50 for the remaining eight races and the 2024 Jim Wall Handicap on Tuesday September 10th. Series entry and individual race entry is now open here Individual entries per race are available here. Entry is available on the night at the Raheny Shamrock club house, D05 T8N8. The…

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Buckley’s Women Progress In Track & Field League

Helen Buckley’s women’s team took sixth place in the National track and field league preliminary round, which should be enough to make the final. There was full points on the day from Lucy Barrett in the 3000m and Niamh McCorry in the shot put gaining 17 points each While, Tara Meier took second place and 15 points in the 100m Hurdles. There was 13 points for Niamh McCorry in the…

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Weekend Road Racing Round-Up

At the Clontarf Half Marathon Conor Aherne posted 81:53 followed by Robert Lea 85:19, Carmel Ward 91:17, Brian Connor 91:30, Shirley Coyle 91:47, Garbhan McKenna 1:52:15. Brian Hanney 1:54:53, Glen Atkins 1:56:13, Bevan Ritchie 1:59:46, Laura Byrne 2:06:01, Michelle Donohoe 2:25:57 and Gerard Fay 2:44:12. At the five mile race Bernadette Bruen took second place in 33:39 with Barbara Brunner posting 36:56. Elsewhere, Jean Dunne won the Achill Half Marathon…

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