Following its cancellation due to bad weather last week, the Bandon Open Sports has been re-fixed for this coming Sunday… Bandon AC are hosting an Open Sports on 7th September with a very full programme of events. There will be a number of events for juvenile athletes as well as junior and senior athletes. Bandon […]
Now the summer break is over juvenile athletic training returns at Leevale AC on Tuesday 2nd September. TRAINING SCHEDULE Juvenile training CIT: 8-9pm Tuesday & Thursday & 11:30am – 1pm Saturday morning Junior middle distance training UCC Track: 6:45pm Tuesday & Thursday Junior circuits programme recommences at Leevale clubhouse on Friday 12th September at 7pm. Note […]
Sinéad O’Connor was the clear winner of the women’s race at last night’s Ballycotton 5 miler, the last race in the summer series. Sinead had over a minute to spare over her nearest rival. Full results Results courtesy of John Walshe On Friday night, Michelle Finn had a straightforward win at the Liscarroll 10K, and […]
There was a festival of 3K running at Cobh last night, an event hosted by Ballymore-Cobh AC in honour of Sonia O’Sullivan. There was a high standard all round as Mark Hanrahan strode home to take victory in the men’s section in 8:37. James Grufferty was also in the podium placings, 3rd in 9:00, while […]
Chris Harrington was the winner of last night’s BHAA 5 Miler in Ballincollig. Chris had 18s to spare over John Meade in 2nd, with a finishing time of 25:31. John O’Connell also had a good run in 6th ahead of Rob Patterson (7th). Irene Hartigan won the F35 category and John Collins with 2nd M55.
Watch live coverage of the World Youth Olympic Games here from Nanjing, China. Louise Shanahan will be in action in the A Final of the 800m heats at 14:45 on Saturday. Best of luck to the Irish team competing at the Games.
At a quieter time on the athletics calendar, the road race season continues unabated and a number of Leevale athletes were in action at races over the weekend. On Friday night Eric Curran competed at the Mount Uniacke 5K near Killeagh, and he was first home in a time of 16:14. Mount Uniake results Results […]
There was a good showing of Leevale athletes at the Army\Navy BHAA race in Haulbowline last night. Owen Casey is a massively improved athlete this year and continued his great form last night with a 3rd placing in 26:39. Carmel Parnell also finished 3rd overall in the ladies’ section and easily won her own F55 […]
This weekend the Leevale masters were in action. On the international stage Pat Moore traveled to represent Leevale at the British Masters on Saturday. Conditions were tricky and competitors had to deal with difficult throwing winds. Pat triumphed and claimed first place in the javelin. A great way to follow up from the National League […]
Colm Sheahan was the overall winner at last night’s 5K, held over a flat course in Cloyne. Colm won in 15:04, 6s ahead of Michael Harty of East Cork. Aisling Moran ran well to finish 2nd in the ladies’ section, while the race also saw the welcome return to competitive action of Barry Donovan, who […]