This is the piece which I have prepared for Focus this week and for our club web. Could adult runners please send results/photos or brief summaries of events/races etc... to firstname.lastname@example.org or text 0863445903
. In the case of our underage athletes I would appreciate if someone could keep me updated on their competitive activity as requested at the AGM. We must encourage them as they embark in their sporting careers.PLEASE FORWARD THIS to anyone not on this list to whom the content is relevant.
RAS nahEIREANN 2104 next Sunday
The prestigious Ras na hEireann cross country races will be staged at the Battle of the Byne Centre, 4km west of Drogheda on the Slane Rd next Sunday 16 Feb. The event is hosted by Dunleer AC and will include an international senior mens and womens race as well as open race.The course is a one of the best in the country set in a scenic and historic location. There is a great programme of cross country races for underage runners and it will be a great workout for our members who are targetting the spring schools championships and the AAI development races at Dunboyne.
Girls 12:00 Under 9 (Born 2006 or after) 500m
Boys Under 9 (Born 2006 or after) 500m
Girls 12:10 Under 11 (Born 2004 or 2005) 800m
Boys Under 11 (Born 2004 or 2005) 800m
Girls 12:20 Under 13 (Born 2002 or 2003) 1500m
Boys Under 13 (Born 2002 or 2003) 1500m
Girls 12:35 Under 15 (Born 2000 or 2001) 2500m
Boys Under 15 (Born 2000 or 2001) 2500m
Girls 13:00 Under 17 (Born 98 or 99) 3000m
Boys Under 17 (Born 98 or 99) 4000m
Prizes : 1st 6 individuals plus top 3 teams in all juvenile races.
ADULT RAS EVENTS
Ladies 13:30 Senior, Junior & Masters 4000m Men 14:00 Senior, Junior & Masters 6000m
1st 10 seniors, 1st three Juniors(under 20), 1st 3 O-40,45,50 & 55 Masters,1st 3 club teams (teams to include any combination of Senior, Junior or Master),1st Men team will be awarded the Noel McGuill Cup.,1st Ladies team will be awarded the Sandra Floyd Cup.Mixed 14:30 Larry Mc Guill 3K 3000m All ADULT Race Entries €5 . No Gate Fee on the Day.