Leevale athlete Dennis O’Sullivan was the lucky winner of the “Personal Best in the London 2012 Olympic Stadium with Powerade” draw. Over fifty athletes entered the Munster Powerade 100m Challenge, which was hosted by Leevale AC. Conditions were ideal; the sun was shining and the tail wind was legal. This was a very enjoyable event [...]
The following appeared in the print edition of the Evening Echo, Thursday 19 April 2012. By John Walshe The huge undertaking of spreading their annual track and field meeting over two days proved to be a resounding success for the Leevale club with a large turnout of juvenile athletes yesterday adding to what was an [...]
Now that our own meet is over, attention turns this weekend to the IUAA championships in Athlone, where several Leevale athletes will be in action. On Sunday 29 April the next Open Sports in the calendar will take place. This is the Riverstick-Kinale event which will take place at the Riverstick GAA grounds, starting at [...]
The revamped Leevale 2012 T&F meet took place last weekend, for the first time running as a two-day event. This was the biggest event the club had ever hosted. The two-day format worked out to be a huge success; Saturday saw the biggest ever entry for the senior event, with almost 250 athletes taking part, [...]
A link has been added in the menu bar (try it, up on the top-right!) to results, photos, video clips, and general info from past Leevale T&F Meets. It gives a nice history of the meet, from last weekend’s meet right back to its humble beginnings in 2003!
Powerade, the brand responsible for hydrating athletes at the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, is today launching a campaign offering amateur Irish sportsmen and women the chance to be the first Irish people to set their own 100m record at the London 2012 Olympic Stadium. On Thursday 3rd May 2012, Powerade will be giving [...]
Some of the captured moments from a fantastic T&F meet. A big thanks goes out to all the athletes and clubs who attended; your support made this a very special day. Don’t forget to scroll through the photo pages to see them all!
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