WE NEED VOLUNTEERS………..Newbridge Athletic Club will hold their annual flag days on Friday 3rd and Saturday 4th of July 2015. We are looking for collectors for both days to operate at Dunnes Stores Newbridge. It will be two hour slots starting at 9am on both days. Please contact either of the following if you can help.Pat 087-9817463 or Seamus 087-2325423. The more volunteers we have the easier it is for everyone, so please try to give a couple of hours. Many Thanks.
Two Championships Best times were set by our Athletes over the w/end at the Leinster Championships, with Ellie O’ Toole setting the track alight crossing the line in 57.97 in the girls U/17 400m just above the qualifying time for the European juniors, (ELLIE HAS ALSO BEEN SELECTED TO REPRESENT IRELAND AT THE SCHOOLS INTERNATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS IN SCOTLAND ON 18th OF JULY ) more to come for this athlete. The boys U/17 relay team of Luke Morris, Kevin Kyne, Mark Glynn, and Tom Cole also blazed around the tartan setting C:B of 45.4 in the 4x100m. This was the icing on the cake following other gold medal performances at the venue with Nikki O’ Neill Gold in the U/15 Javelin, Luke Morris Gold in U/17 100m, and Silver 200m, Mark Glynn Silver and a P:B of 53.3 in U/17 400m, Jack McWey Silver in U/16 Javelin, Omasan Ayavoro Silver in U/14 200m, Bronze Medals went to Kevin Kyne U/17 100m, Mark Freeman U/16 Javelin. Aimee McGrath, Ellie O’ Toole, Mark Glynn, Kevin Kyne ,were member of the victories County Teams winning Gold in the Girls U/17 and Boys U/17 4×100 relays, more performances of note were had by Molly Aspell, Leah O’ Shea, Grace O’ Toole and Dion Whelan Moor setting P:B in their various events but finishing out of medal table.
Please note the following All Ireland dates in which we Have Athletes Competing, I will be posting list of events and dates in Club House so put them in your note book or more info at www.athleticeireland.ie
4/7/15 National Juveniles Day (1)
5/7/15 National Juniors + U/23
11/7/15 National Juveniles Day (2)
12/7/15 National Juveniles Day (3)
Newbridge Athletic Club will hold their annual flag days on Friday 3rd and Saturday 4th of July 2015. We are looking for collectors for both days to operate at Dunnes Stores Newbridge. It will be two hour slots starting at 9am on both days. Please contact either of the following if you can help.Pat 087-9817463 or Seamus 087-2325423. The more volunteers we have the easier it is for everyone, so please try to give a couple of hours. Many Thanks.
Congrats Grace o’ Toole and Luke Walker Browning who were overall winners in their age group in the League. All other Children who competed will receive their award when the points total is published. Dates for events in June and July,
Saturday 13th June Leinster Combine pentathlon Celbridge 10,30
Sunday 14th June County (B) Championships and Throws Crookstown , Throws start at 11oc and (B) Championship at 2oc
(ALL EVENTS BELOW FROM JUNE 20th TO JULY 12th WILL BE HELD IN TULLAMORE)
Saturday 20th + 21st June Leinster Juvenile Championships. also Inter County Relays are on Saturday 20th and Inter Club Relays are on Sunday 21st of June more info at www.athleticleinster.org.
Saturday 4th + Saturday 11th + Sunday 12th of July are the dates for All Irelands Juveniles.
Sunday 5th July National Juniors
With reference to waiting list for U/8-U/10, we are contacting parents, working in groups of ten from top of list downwards, and we hope to accommodate all by end of season.
The annual senior club road race will take place on Thursday 9th July ( 4 mile). Meeting at 6.30pm on the curragh. Please wear club singlet. Hope to see you all there.
Double gold for Paul Archbold and Albert Keenan at the Leinster Track & Field (masters) in tullamore on May 31st.
Paul Archbold finished 1st in the 1,500m in 4:20 (o/35)
Albert Keenan finished 1st in the 800m in 3:03 (o/65)
Fantastic result well done.
Ellie O’ Toole blazed around the track in the 400m Leinster Junior Championship in a new P;B 57.3 in Greystones to be crowned Leinster Champion. This trend continued when Aimee McGrath was denied by 1sec for the Gold in the junior 800m but still posted a new P;B 2,21 to take a well deserved Silver medal. Luke Morris rounded of the day in a blanked finished in the junior 200m he posted a new P;B of 22.99 to capture Bronze, as all these Athletes are still competing U/17 their future going forward looks bright.
- Results. Boys U/17 Luke Morris Gold 200m, Kevin Kyne Silver. Junior women 400m Ellie O’ Toole Gold. Girls U/15 1500m Molly Aspell Bronze, Girls U/14 100m Omasan Ayavoro Gold, Boys 200m U/13 Runo Ayavoro Silver, Luke Walker Browning Silver in 200m + Long Jump, Boys U/10 Darragh O’ Donohoe Bronze. Girls U/14 Relay, Tara Murphy, Kerrie O’ Donohoe, Eillen Hilliard, Omasan Ayavoro, Bronze
Laura Greaver, kasey O’ Neill, Lucy O’ Toole, Sophie Lynch,leah O’ Shea, feagel Bradly, Alex O’ Shea, James Devitt, David Coroluc, Jake Mahoney, Connor Lynch, Ciaran O’ Donohoe, All got to Finals but just finished out of Medals
Young bloods bloomed at the County Senior Championships in Leixlip today , Luke Morris completed a golden double in the 100m + 200m with Kevin Kyne runner up for silver in 200m. Ellie O’ Toole gold and senior Champ in 200m and bronze in 400m. Aimee McGrath Bronze in 200m, and in the senior County 800m Aimee kicked with 200m to go and captured the County title with ease. Mark Glynn had a good run in the Senior 400m to take the silver medal. Eoin Brett ran strongly in the 3000m to take silver with Pedro Entrialgo in 4th spot. The day concluded with the senior relay and the team of Luke, Mark, Kevin, and Dion Whelan Moor finished in the silver position to a very strong Le Cheile Team. Good day for all.
The women representing the club at the Leinster Masters 3k Road Championships in Gowran t were Laura Vaughan, Elaine Conlon, Olivia Archbold, Laura Gillen, Emma Boland, Lisa Donlon and Maria Snell. Ladies team of Maria, Lisa, Emma and Laura V were 3rd Club! The team of Maria, Lisa, Emma and Charlotte (Donadea RC) were 3rd County team! Congrats and well done to everyone who ran and represented the club today! Great running and effort by all the girls today!
Men’s Masters Leinster 6k Road championships in Gowran: Representing the club were Albert Keenan, Alan Sammon, Fergus O Toole, Justin Delmer, Paul Archbold and Brian Byrne. The Men’s Team of Brian Byrne, Paul Archbold, Fergus O Toole and Alan Sammon were 3rd club! Brian Byrne was 1st over 35, Paul Archbold 3rd over 35 and Albert Keenan 1st over 65! Great running lads. Congrats and well done to everyone who represented the club.