Rob Patterson was the first finisher of a small band of Leevale athletes who took part in the Churchtown South 5 Miler last night. The race, which is the third in the Ballycotton Summer Series, was held in very warm conditions. Rob finished 8th in 27:43 in a race won by Michael Harty of East […]
Leevale athletes had a great weekend at the National Senior Championships in Santry over the week. Against top class competition in advance of the European Championships, Leevale athletes rose to the challenge. Lauren Whelan opened the medal haul with second place in the 5K women’s walk to Sinead Burke in 25:42.73. Michelle Finn the went […]
Leevale athletes Andre Christie, Luke Horgan and Jack Murphy competed as part of the Irish team in the Schools International (SIAB) which was held in Cardiff on Saturday. This competition takes place annually and involves England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales with their top two 16/17 year olds competing. Conditions were perfect. First up to compete […]
Leevale middle distance runners Chris Mintern, David Fox and James Mintern had a fantastic day out on Sat July 12th but this time in the river rather than on land. Chris won the 2K open water swim through the city of Cork with David 2nd non wet suit. 14-year old James was 3rd overall male […]
The road racing season continues in full swing, and the latest two races in the Cork area were the BHAA Garda/IPS 5K at the Marina on Wednesday evening, and the Youghal 4 miler on Thursday. At the BHAA race, Chris Harrington showed a good return to form with a 2nd placing to Michael Harty in […]
Athletics Ireland are doing several Nationwide Throws Coaching Clinics. Please email Dave if you are interested in attending.