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 1:00 pm. Programme.

The following Tuesday, 1 May, the Cork Graded Leagues get underway at CIT track at 7:30 pm. The events at the first meet will be the 100m, 400m, mile, long jump and shot. Different events will be held at each of the meets. Programme.

Later in May, on Sunday 27th, the next of the open sports takes place. This the the Courcies Sports, which will be held at the Ballinspittle GAA grounds at 1:00 pm. Programme.

We encourage all our athletes to support local open sports events and the T&F Leagues.