Tipperary Juvenile Athletics News 18th April

The County Secondary Schools Track & Field Championships was held on Wednesday 13th April in Templemore Athletic Arena. Despite the inclement weather on the day, over 20 schools turned up to support this event which has not been run in the County for a number of years. Our thanks to Jerry Lyons who organised these championships & to all who helped out on the day.  This is an event that we hope to continue in 2012 & beyond. Full results can be found on our website at www.tipperaryathletics.com. Short version of the results are below:-

Minor Boys 100 Metres
1 Jake Ryan St Joseph’s Borrisoleigh
2 Darragh Shelly Carrick on Suir C.B.S.
3 Matthew Walsh Scoil  Ruain Killenaule
Junior Boys 100 Metres
1 Michael Quilligan Nenagh C.B.S.
2 Darren Prout Presentation Ballingarry
3 Eoghan Kennedy High School Clonmel
Intermediate Boys 100 Metres
1 Jack Donovan St Joseph’s Borrisoleigh
2 Jamie O’Connor Scoil  Ruain Killenaule
3 Cormac Fahey High School Clonmel
Senior Boys 100 Metres
1 Patrick Lynch St Mary’s Newport
2 Oisin Fitzpatrick Nenagh C.B.S.
3 Michael Deady Carrick on Suir C.B.S.
Intermediate Boys 400 Metres
1 Jack Donovan St. Joseph’s, Borris
2 Noel Ryan St. Joseph’s, Borris
3 Tomas Varadi Our Lady’s Templemore
Senior Boys 400 Metres
1 Seamus Hogan Nenagh C.B.S.
2 Brian Looram High School Clonmel
3 David Hanly Our Lady’s Templemore
Minor Boys 800 Metres
1 Patrick Cleary High School Clonmel
2 Jamie Bergin Our Lady’s Templemore
3 Kieren Hennessy Thurles C,B.S
Junior Boys 800 Metres
1 Liam McCutchon St. Joseph’s, Borris
2 Ben Banaghan Nenagh C.B.S.
3 Ben Buttimer Our Lady’s Templemore
Intermediate Boys 1500 Metres
1 Michael Carey High School Clonmel
2 James Murphy High School Clonmel
3 Reece Maher High School Clonmel
Senior Boys 1500 Metres
1 Seamus Hogan Nenagh C.B.S.
2 Wayne O Ryan Borrisokane Com.College
Intermediate Boys High  Jump Best
1 Tom Hennessy St Mary’s Newport 1.60
2 Jack Donovan St Joseph’s Borrisoleigh 1.55
3 Michael Hogan Nenagh C.B.S. 1.45
Senior Boys High  Jump Best
1 Oisin Fitzpatrick Nenagh C.B.S. 1.50
2 Brian Looram High School Clonmel 1.40
3 Dean Leahy St Joseph’s Borrisoleigh 1.30
3 Gary O’Brien St Joseph’s Borrisoleigh 1.30
3 Darren Cass Clonmel Tech Institute 1.30
Minor Boys Long Jump Best
1 Darragh Shelly Carrick on Suir C.B.S. 4.45
2 John Rafter Scoil  Ruain Killenaule 4.04
3 Jack O Sullivan Carrick on Suir C.B.S. 4.01
Junior Boys Long Jump Best
1 Darren Prout Presentation Ballingarry 4.80
2 Michael Quilligan Nenagh C.B.S. 4.77
3 Ben Buttimer Our Lady’s Templemore 4.46
Intermediate Boys Long Jump Best
1 Tomas Varadi Our Lady’s Templemore 5.08
2 Dean Leahy St Joseph’s Borrisoleigh 4.94
3 Sean O’Brien High School Clonmel 4.40
Senior Boys Long Jump Best
1 Oisin Fitzpatrick Nenagh C.B.S. 6.00
2 Brian Looram High School Clonmel 5.20
3 Dean Leahy St. Joseph’s, Borris 4.66
Intermediate Boys Shot Putt
1 Nollaig Brophy Carrick on Suir C.B.S. 12.47
2 Sean Kelly Our Lady’s Templemore 11.39
3 Andrew Breuer St Joseph’s Borrisoleigh 10.88
Senior Boys Shot Putt Best
1 Jason Mullins High School Clonmel 10.06
2 Piotr Barron Nenagh C.B.S. 9.72
3 Shane Carroll Borrisokane Com.College 8.41
Minor Boys 4 x 100m Relay
1 Carrick on Suir C.B.S.
2 High School Clonmel
3 Abbey C.B.S. Tipp Town
Junior Boys 4 x 100m Relay
1 Nenagh C.B.S. 52.90
2 High School Clonmel 54.60
3 Scoil  Ruain Killenaule 55.90
Intermediate Boys 4 x 100m Relay
1 High School Clonmel
2 Nenagh C.B.S.
3 Scoil  Ruain Killenaule
Senior Boys 4 x 100m Relay
1 Nenagh C.B.S.
2 St Joseph’s Borrisoleigh
3 High School Clonmel
Minor Girls 100 Metres
1 Ann Crotty Ursuline Sec Thurles
2 Laura Costello Ursuline Sec Thurles
3 Becky Danaher, Ursuline Sec Thurles
Junior Girls 100 Metres
1 SaoirseMcGeever Clonmel Tech Institute
2 Leanne Prout Presentation Ballingarry
3 Ciara Cummins Ursuline Sec Thurles
Intermediate Girls 100 Metres
1 Aine Phlean. Ursuline Sec Thurles
2 Clodagh Fitzgerald Scoil Mhuire C. on Suir
3 Aoife Meaney Scoil Mhuire C. on Suir
Senior Girls 100 Metres
1 Emma O Gorman Scoil Mhuire C. on Suir
2 Roisin Dowling Ursuline Sec Thurles
3 Margaret Mary Grace St Mary’s Nenagh
Minor Girls 800 Metres
1 Aoife Delaraghy Ursuline Sec Thurles
2 Aoife Deering St Mary’s Nenagh
3 Aoibhe O’Shea Presentation Ballingarry
Junior Girls 800 Metres
1 Eileen Rafter Ursuline Sec Thurles
2 Ciara Cummins Ursuline Sec Thurles
3 Orla Healy Ursuline Sec Thurles
Intermediate Girls 800 Metres
1 Aoife Laste Loreto Clonmel
2 Clare Horgan Loreto Clonmel
3 Megan O’Brien Loreto Clonmel
Senior Girls 800 Metres
1 Laura Norris Scoil Mhuire C. on Suir
2 Anne Moloney Ursuline Sec Thurles
3 Marie Costello Borrisokane Com.College
Intermediate Girls High  Jump Best
1 Orla Hayes Scoil Mhuire C. on Suir 1.20
Senior Girls High  Jump Best
1 Colleen Kennedy Scoil Mhuire C. on Suir 1.35
2 Emma O Gorman Scoil Mhuire C. on Suir 1.35
3 Laura Norris Scoil Mhuire C. on Suir 1.30
Minor Girls Long Jump Best
1 Kelly Ann Doyle Scoil Mhuire C. on Suir 4.15
1 Emma Hennessy St Mary’s Newport 4.10
3 Aoife Delaraghy Ursuline Thurles 4.06
Junior Girls Long Jump Best
1 Leanne Prout Presentation Ballingarry 4.36
2 Ciara Cummins Ursuline Sec Thurles 4.30
3 Colleen Nevin St Mary’s Nenagh 4.25
Intermediate Girls Long Jump Best
1 Eimear Bartley Scoil Mhuire C. on Suir 4.34
2 Shauna Dunphy Scoil Mhuire C. on Suir 4.00
3 Alison Dowling Ursuline Sec Thurles 3.99
Senior Girls Long Jump Best
1 Leanne Fogarty Ursuline Secondary Thurles 4.28
2 Colleen Kennedy Scoil Mhuire C. on Suir 4.23
3 Vivien Hegedus Borrisokane Com.College 4.15
Intermediate Girls Shot Putt Best
1 Eimear Bartley Scoil Mhuire C. on Suir 9.67
2 Eimer Ryan St Mary’s Nenagh 9.11
3 Maria Ryan St Joseph’s Borrisoleigh 9.05
Senior Girls Shot Putt Best
1 Sarah Healy Ursuline Sec Thurles 8.50
2 Kimmy Moroney Scoil Mhuire C. on Suir 7.25
3 Ciara Danagher Scoil Mhuire C. on Suir 6.33
Minor Girls 4 x 100m Relay
1 Ursuline Sec Thurles
2 Scoil Mhuire C. on Suir
3 St Mary’s Nenagh
Junior Girls 4 x 100m Relay
1 Scoil Mhuire C. on Suir
2 Ursuline Sec Thurles A
3 Ursuline Sec Thurles B
Intermediate Girls 4 x 100m Relay
1 Loreto Clonmel A
2 Scoil Mhuire C. on Suir
3 Ursuline Sec Thurles
Senior Girls 4 x 100m Relay
1 Ursuline Sec Thurles
2 Scoil Mhuire C. on Suir
3 St Joseph’s Borrisoleigh

Another very successful coaching day with National Coaches, this time on the Shot & Javelin was held in Templemore Track on Saturday 17th April. There were 2  well attended sessions starting with the first 2 hour session at 10:30am for beginners & the 2nd session commencing at 1.00pm for advanced athletes. Our thanks to County Development Officer, Billy Purcell for organising all these great training days for our County athletes. See the “Fixtures” page on our website www.tipperaryathletics.com for more details about upcoming workshops in the Long Jump, High Jump & Triple Jump.

Upcoming Juvenile fixtures are as follows:-

Sat 30th April – Munster Juvenile Multi Events Championships in CIT.

Sun 1st May – County Outdoor Juvenile Championships for U/9 to U/12 athletes in Templemore Track at 11.30am.

All athletes confined to their own age group categories in individual events. All Relays & 600m races will be on time only. In Relay Races, athletes may move up one age group only. See further information below.

Wed 4th May – East Munster Secondary Schools Girls Track & Field Championships.

Sat 7th May & Sun 8th May – County Outdoor U/12 to Junior Track & Field Championships in Templemore Track at 11.30am on both days. Entry forms & all details of the 3 days of the forthcoming County Outdoor Championship have now been sent to all Clubs & posted on our website at www.tipperaryathetics. Hurdles for all ages from U.13 upwards. Athletes U.13 must compete in own age.  Athletes U.14 upwards may move up one age group e.g. U.14 may compete U.15, U.16 competes U.17 etc. All races on the 200m track will be on time only, middle distance & Relays. In Relay Races, athletes may move up two age groups (i.e. Under 11, 12 and 13 may be on the under 13 team except where a club has entered more than one team in any age group may only move up one age group). See further information below.

Wed 11th May – East Munster Secondary Schools Boys Track & Field Championships.

Sat 21st May – Munster Secondary Schools Track & Field Championships in CIT.

Sat 4th June – Irish Schools Track & Field Championships in Tullamore.

Sat 11th June – Munster U/9 to U/11 Team Games & U/12 & U/13 Track & Field Championships in Ennis Track.

Sun 12th June – Munster U/9 to U/11 Team Games & U/12 & U/13 Track & Field Championships in Ennis Track.

Sat 18th June – Munster U/14 to U/19 Track & Field Championships in Castleisland, Co. Kerry.

Sun 19th June – Munster U/14 to U/19 Track & Field Championships in Castleisland, Co. Kerry.

Below are some important notes in relation to our upcoming County Outdoor Track & Field Championships:-

  • All athletes must be registered with the AAI through their Club.
  • All athletes  must be under age for the entire year ending 31st December, 2011.
  • The choice of footwear is optional, maximum length of spikes allowed is 5mm.
  • Athletes must wear their Club singlets.
  • The rules of Templemore Track must be obeyed at all times by Officials and Supporters.
  • The County Championship for U9 to U12 will be run as individual events. Remember Munster Entries for U.9, U10, U11 will have to be a 2 x 2 entry from each Club, these entries will be selected from the qualifications of the athletes from our championship.
  • All sprint heats will be timed. It would be helpful if Clubs would inform us who their seeded athletes are.
  • All middle distance races in these age groups will be run on time only.
  • All U11 & U12 Athletes must jump from board in Long Jump for County and Munster Championships.
  • Any Club that does not wish for their athletes to compete in the Munster Championship, please inform our County Secretary, Emby Walsh.

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