County Tipperary Community Games News‏

Winners of the County Tipperary Community Games Girls & Boys U/16 7km Marathon. L to R: Laura Tobin, St. Peter’s & Paul’s 2nd, Clare Horgan, St. Mary’s 1st, Dylan Doherty, Thurled 1st & Killian Cullagh, Silvermines 2nd.

The County Tipperary Community Games Athletic Finals took place in Templemore Track on Sunday 26th June amid blue skies & beautiful sunshine. Our thanks to our County Executive who put in huge amounts of work to run this event, in particular to Kathleen  England our County Secretary & Joan Hogan, her assistant & to all the Areas who provided help on the day. Our thanks also to Martin Leyden & his team from Templemore A.C. who provided a magnificent facility to stage the competition. Everything was top class on the day. The morning started around 10am with the Girls & Boys U/16 Marathon where Dylan Doherty (Thurles) & Killian Cullagh (Silvermines) ran side by side for the whole race & only separated about 30 metres from the finish line when Dylan outran Killian in a sprint finish. In the Girls race, Clare Horgan (St. Marys) was the clear winner with Laura Tobin (St. Peter & Paul) finishing in 2nd place. Following the Parade & the Opening Ceremony where the Pledge was read in English by Daniel Ryan, Moycarkey Borris & in Irish by Aoibhe O’Shea, Ballingarry, the National Anthem was played & sung by Silvermines & Cloughjordan & the Community Games flame was lit by St. Marys, our President Breeda Christie gave a great rousing speech & declared the Games open. First events up on the track were the Hurdles where Carrick won 3 out of the 4 events when Roseanne Fitzgerald won the Girls U/10 60mH, Dylan Wall won the Boys U/10 60mH & Rebecca Kelly won the Girls U/14 80mH. Carrick also did well in the Relays winning the Boys U/14, Girls U/16, Mixed U/10 & Mixed U/13 & they also won the Girls U/16 Javelin (Clodagh Fitzgerald) & High Jump (Emily Walsh). Moycarkey Borris were another Area that came to the fore on the day with Cillan McDonagh (Boys U/8 60m), Adam O’Dwyer (Boys U/10 200m), David Ryan (Boys U/12 100m), Daniel Ryan (Boys U/14 80mH), Jack Fallon (Boys U/12 600m), Ciara Mocker (Girls U/14 Shot Putt), John Duggan (Boys U/16 Discus) & their Boys U/12 Relay all winning gold & qualifying for the National Finals in Athlone. Lots of bag packing going on in those 2 areas for the Summer!!!! Well done to all the Areas who took part & to all the children who competed so well on the day. Area Secretaries don’t forget that all National Finalists need to give a copy of their Birth Certificate & 2 passport sized photos to Kathleen England as soon as possible together with a Medical Form & Resident/No-Resident Consent Form. These two forms can be found on our website at www.tipperarycommunitygames.com in the “Downloads” Section & under the National Finals Tab.

Details of medal winners are below:-

County Athletics Results 2011

Track events:- Girls

U8. 60m

1. Elaine Ryan, Kilcommon 2. Ava Flannery, Borrisokane 3. Eabha Hogan, Drangan

U8. 80m.

1. Nessa Touhy, Templemore 2. Caoimhe Power, Carrick 3. Orlaith Shanahan, Kilcommon

U10 100m

1. Holly Looney, Ballina 2. Louise Fallon, Mullinahone 3. Sarah Burke, Annacarty.             .

U10 200m

1. Emma O’Dwyer, Tipperary Town 2. Ava Fennessy, St Peter and Paul’s

3. Tasha Tully, Moycarkey

U10 60m Hurdles

1. Roseanne Fitzgerald, Carrick 2. Sarah Hennessy, Ballinahinch 3. Anne Ryan Moycarkey

U12 100m

1. Lara O’Dwyer, Tipp Town 2. Olivia Moylan 3. Ciara Flaherty, Carrick

U12 600m

1 Alannah Deering, Nenagh 2. Lena O’Meara, Templemore 3. Emma Fagan, Newport.

U13 900m Walking Race

1. Jade O’Farrell-Bond, Borrisokane  2. Sophie Whelan, St. Flannan’s

U14 100m

1. Phoebe Murphy, St Mary’s 2. Amy White, Nenagh 3. Kayleigh Moylan, Burgess.

U14 800m

1. Aoibhe O’Shea, Ballingarry 2. Aoife Deering, Nenagh 3. Lorraine Doyle, New Inn.

U14 80m hurdles

1. Rebecca Kelly, Carrick-On-Suir 2. Emma Hennessy, Ballinahinch 3. Sarah O’Donnell, Ballina.

U16 100m

1 Leanne Prout, Ballingarry 2. Zoe Lynch, Carrick  3. Hannah Dalton, Carrick.              .

U16 1500m

1 Orlaith Moynihan, Powerstown

Field Events/Girls

U12 Ball Throw

1. Laura Shinnors, Cloughjordan 2. Caoithionn Maher, Burgess, Elanore Percy, Cloughjordan

U14 Long Jump

1. Maria Carey, Newport 2. Ciardha Maher, Burgess 3. Anna Duane, St. Flannan’s

U14 Long Puck

1. Sinead Buckley, Annacarty 2. Laura Moloney, Silvermines 3. Jessica Ryan, Ballina

U14 Shot Putt

1. Ciara Mockler, Moycarkey 2. Aimee Ryan, St. Flannan’s 3. Katie O’Gorman, Newport

U16 High Jump

1 Emily Walsh, Carrick-On-Suir.  2. Stephanie Moore, Annacarty.

U16 Javelin

1. Clodagh Fitzgerald, Carrick 2. Eimear Bartley, Carrick 3. Mairead Teehan, St Flannan’s

U16 Discus

1. Coleen Nevin, Borrisokane 2. Aoife Vaughan Witts Borrisokane 3. Heather Dowley, Carrick-On-Suir

Track Events Boys

U8. 60m

1. Cillian McDonagh, Moycarkey 2. Cian Cranitch, Drangan 3. T.J. Murphy, Mullinahone

U8 80m

1 James Willbeag, Powerstown 2. Dillon Ryan, Moycarkey 3. Michael Freaney, Kilsheelan

U10 100m

1. Ben Coen, Fethard/Killusty 2. Josh Egan, Ballina 3. Stephen Brown, Knockavilla.

U10 200m

1 Adam O’Dwyer, Moycarkey 2. Lorcan Carr, Knockavilla 3. Sam Loughnan, Ballina.

U10 60m Hurdles

1 Dylan Wall, Carrick 2. Louis Kennedy, Cloughjordan 3. Kyle Shelly, Moycarkey

U12 100m

1. David Ryan, Moycarkey 2. Patrick Campion, Gortnahoe 3. Jack Ryan, Moycarkey

U12 600m

1 Jack Fallon, Moycarkey 2. Callum Meagher, Clerihan 3. Finn Looney, Ballina

U14 100m

1. Jerome Cahill, Cloughjordan 2. Lyndon Fairbrother, Templemore 3. Luke Faulkner, Carrick.

U14 800m

1 Bill Floyd, Ballina 2. Patrick Cleary, Clerihan 3. Kieran Hennessy, Moycarkey.

U14 80m hurdles

1 Daniel Ryan, Moycarkey-Borris 2. Darragh Shelly, Grangemockler 3. Conor Shelly, Grangemockler

U16 100m

1 Paul White, Nenagh 2. Conor Lynch, Ballinahinch 3. Darren Prout, Ballingarry

U16 1500m

1 Daire Murray, St Flannan’s 2. Mike Fox, Annacarty  3. Denis Fahey, Kilcommon

Field Events / Boys

U12 Ball Throw

1. George Keely, Ballina 2. Oran Mulhall, Moycarkey, 3. Paul Costello, St. Flannan’s

U12 Long Puck

1. Peter Reynolds, Burgess 2. Liam Heffernan, Nenagh 3. Gearoid Murphy, St. Flannan’s

U14 Long Jump

1. John Rafter, Gortnahoe 2. Richie Ivors, Ballingarry 3.Kevin Crowe, Borrisokane

U14 Shot Putt

1. Sean Glasheen, Lattin-Cullen 2. Rory McCarthy, Cloughjordan, 3 Michael Whelan Carrick

U16 High Jump

1. Tom Hennessy, Ballinahinch-Killoscully

U16 Javelin

1. Eoin Ryan, Newport 2. Eamon Troy, Gortnahoe-Glengoole

U16 Discus

1. John Duggan Moycarkey, 2. Mark Tierney, Cloughjordan

Relay Teams

Girls U12

1. Nenagh,  2. Ballina,  3. Newport.

Girls U14

1. Burgess – Youghlara  2. Ballina,  3. Nenagh

Girls U16

1. Carrick-On-Suir – Clodagh Fitzgerald, Eimear Bartley, Hannah Dalton, Zoe Lynch,

Emily Walsh, Heather Dowley.

2. St. Flannan’s

BoysU12

1. Moycarkey-Borris, 2. St. Flannan’s, 3. Ballinahinch-Killoscully

Boys U14

1.  Carrick On Suir:- Michael Whelan, Luke Faulkner, Shane Hanlon, Jack O’Sullivan.

2.  Moycarkey-Borris

3. Cloughjordan

Boys U16

1. Silvermines,  2 Ballinahinch-Killoscully, 3. Ballina.

Mixed U10

1. Carrick-On-Suir:-  Noel Amyanwu, Chloe Hall, Dylan Wall, Kelly Bester, Callum O’Meara

2. Ballina

3. Moycarkey-Borris

Mixed U13

1. Carrick –On-Suir:- Shauna Toomey, Ciara Flaherty, Jake Vermeer, Scott Redmond Dunphy

Jack Walsh, Niamh Foley.

2. Annacarty.

Mixed U15

1. Silvermines:- Maura Keyes, Colin Dillon, D. Hickey, Laura Moloney, Aine Finn

Kevin Madden.

2. St. Flannan’s

Marathon – 7k

Girls U16

1. Claire Horgan, St Mary’s Clonmel  2. Laura Tobin, St. Peter and Pauls, Clonmel

Boys U16

1. Dylan Doherty, Thurles 2 Killian Cullagh, Silvermines.

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