AAI Juvenile Championship Results

Leevale juvenile athletes had a great weekend in the sunshine in Tullamore at days 1 & 2 of this year AAI Juvenile Championships.

Jack Murphy led the charge with three gold medals in the boys U16 high jump, long jump and sprint hurdles.

Also in the sprint hurdles Tyreik Wright took second in the BU13 and Sam Healy second in the BU18.

In the GU18 400m hurdles Jayne Pennefather had a good run to finish a strong second.

Molly Healy won her first individual All-Ireland medal in the GU15 HJ when she finished joint 3rd with 1.5m.

Louise Shanahan had a final run out before she heads off to the European Youth Olympics on Wednesday by taking the GU17 800m title. Also in the 800m Conor Walters was 2nd in the boys U19 event in an impressive 1:54.77

Robert Cregan showed strong form to take silver in the BU14 sprint.

Andre Christie finished second in the BU16 hammer with and excellent throw of 47.40m

Next up are the Juvenile Relays on July 20th and day 3 of the individual events are on July 21st

Full results

Molly Healy third in GU15 HJ, 1.50m

Molly Healy third in GU15 HJ, 1.50m


Andre Christie

Andre Christie BU16 Hammer

Jack Murphy

Jack Murphy BU16 High Jump


Sam Healy BU18 Sprint Hurdels

Sam Healy BU18 Sprint Hurdles