Munster Performance Squad – Notice

The 1st session of the Munster Performance Squad takes place on Saturday 22nd November at Cork IT Track with a 10am start. All head event coaches have now selected their squads with the final list attached above sorted by club. Some athletes have been selected in more than one event but this will be finalised on Sat 22nd November.


The  main criteria for selecting this elite group in order are:

1) Represented Ireland at Schools/Clubs competition in 2014

2) Who have finished top 3 in All Ireland Outdoor T&F Championships Schools or Clubs in 2014

3) Who have finished top 3 in All Ireland Indoor T&F Championships Clubs in 2014 or Who have finished top 5 in All Ireland Outdoor T&F Championships Schools or Clubs in 2014

4) An athlete new to the sport or had a long term injury during 2014 and displaying great potential & motivation, who is training seriously and focusing on athletics.


The age group for this years squad is from u15 (Born 2000)-u20 (Born 1995) in 2014 ages. Please can all clubs inform those athletes selected on the list to register their place on the squad at the following link by Friday 7th November Any athlete that does not register their place at this link will not be able to participate at the first squad day. Athletes are to fill in all details correctly with their personal coaches name, e mail address and contact number very important. Only athletes selected can register.

Jack Broderick 400 / 400h
Louise Shanahan 400m
Jayne Pennefather 400m
Laura Murphy 100/200
Robert Cregan 100/200
Luke Ring 100/200
Sean O Callaghan 100/200
Una Samuels PV
Luke Horgan MD
David Fox MD
Connor O Driscoll MD
Matthew Murnane MD
Charlie O Donovan MD
Louise Shanahan MD
Karen Twomey MD
Rhona Pierce MD
Maeve Ahern MD
Marie O Halloran Sprint Hurdles
Tyreik Wright Sprint Hurdles
Jack Murphy Sprint Hurdles
Daniel O Mahoney Sprint Hurdles
Sam Healy Sprint Hurdles
Hannah Murphy HJ
Andre Christie Hammer
Sinead James Long Jump
Jack Murphy Long Jump
Cian O Brien HJ
Des kelleher HJ
Sam Healy HJ
David Leahy Javelin


The Munster Performance Squad Head Coaches for 2014/2015 Season are as follows:


Endurance- Steven Macklin & Pat Hogan

Walks- Frank Lynch

100m/200m- Alan Golden

400m/400m H- Brid Golden

Sprint Hurdles- Noelle Morrissey

Long/Triple Jump- Steve Fleming

High Jump- Chris Regan

Pole Vault- Eamon Flanagan

Discus- Dave Sweeney

Shot- Dave Frattaroli

Hammer- Brian/Rachel Akers

Javelin- John Sheehan

Multi Events- Pat Power