COUNTY KILDARE TRACK + FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2016, MAY 1ST/8TH/15TH

The events for the above Championships are on the under age F/Book page, the field events are limited to three athletes in each age group and have to be entered a week before the meet takes place. if you wish to compete in field event please give your name to your coach in plenty of time, the above rule does not apply to track events. PLEASE NOTE ATHLETES WHO DO NOT COMPETE IN ANY EVENT IN COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIPS WILL NOT BE ENTERED TO LEINSTER CHAMPIONSHIPS.

Rose-Anne Takes To The World Stage 18th March

Rose-Anne carries the hopes of Ireland and Newbridge when she takes to track in the qualifying heats of 1500m in the World Championships on the 18th of March. The Championships will be televised live on various channels. Rose-Anne  then  hopes to go on and do some altitude training in effort to get time for the Olympics to be held in August, as Rose has not been funded this year a pledge post is on our f/book page we hope members will click on same and support Rosie on the Road to the Olympics’ in Riooregan

Leinster Championships 5/6th March (Results)

 5th March, Mark Glynn Boys U/18 400m Gold 50.9 sec. Ellie O’Toole U/18 400m Gold 58.9sec, Aimee McGrath U/18 400m Bronze this was a race we were looking forward to, but the event was decided on times and run over two Heats both girls winning but running against the Clock a straight final would have been a great race. Kevin Kyne U/18 60m was a photo finish Kevin denied the title by 3thousand of a sec. Runo Ayavoro  after Heats and Semi finals crossed the line in the Boys U/14 60m 8.3sec to be crowned Leinster Champ in the Final. Grace O’ Toole suffering from a ankle injury won her heat Girls U/16 200m  ran a good race in final but  did not medal. 6th March, Ellie, Mark, and Aimee, returned with heavy legs for the Junior Champs on Sunday but all had good performances Aimee Silver in 800m, Ellie Silver 400m 58.6 sec, Mark faded on the last lap in 800m but was happy to finish 4th in 1.58 sec.

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ROSE-ANNE Qualifys For World Indoors

In a star studded field at the Grand Prix  in Athlone last night Rose-Anne ran the third fastest time in the 1500m by an Irish female Athlete of 4.11.07 to qualify for the World Indoor Championships later in the Year. The club would like to congratulate her on this great achievement.12741977_10103641134643875_2438146490866928550_n

LEINSTER INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS DAY (1+2) 13th+14th of FEBRUARY

The Closing date for entries  Day (1+2)  of the Leinster Indoors is on the 3th of February, Coaches will need to know this w/end 31st January if you  are competing as the online system for entries closes on the 3th Feb and no entries will be entertained after this date. All Athletes who now attend training should be registered and insured as the Club can not enter you in competition or allow you to use the track for health + safety reasons if your membership has not been received.  Events for the Leinster Championships are posted in Club House or click on www.leinsterathletics.org see programs. Info Noel P:H or Text 0876624857.