Tipperary County Athletics News

National  Bronze for Deirbhile

The AVIVA All-Ireland Schools Combined Events Championships was held in Morton Stadium on Saturday 24th September. Congratulations to Deirbhile Ryan (Nenagh Olympic A.C.) representing her school Gaelcholaiste Luimni, who won National Bronze in a very exciting & closely contested Junior Girls competition finishing on 2,772pts. Kelly Ann Doyle (Carrick-On-Suir A.C.) representing her school, Scoil Mhuire, Carrick-On-Suir also did very well finishing 7th in the same competition on 2,521pts.  Deirbhile has enjoyed a great year of competition in Combined Events as she is the AAI National U/15 Indoor & U/15 Outdoor Champion, the Munster U/14 Indoor & U/15 Outdoor Champion & the Munster Schools Junior Champion. Deirbhile will  now go forward to represent her school & Ireland at the AVIVA Schools Combined Events International which will be held later this year in Kelvin Hall, Glasglow & we wish her the very best of luck in her endeavours.

Dates for your diaries for forthcoming County, Munster & National Fixtures are as follows:-

Friday 30th September – McDonalds Little Athletics Tipperary Jamboree in Templemore Track at 6.30pm.

Sunday 2nd October – Tipperary Juvenile Even Age & Novice Cross Country

Championships at 12 noon in the Middlepiece, Turnpike, Two Mile Borris.

Saturday 8th October – Ballyfin Open Junior Cross Country in Emo Court, Co. Laois. See tipperaryathletics.com for more information

Sunday 16th October – Tipperary Juvenile Uneven Age & Intermediate Cross Country Championships at 12 noon in Powerstown Racecourse, Clonmel.

Sunday 23rd October – Munster Juvenile Even Ages & Novice & U/23 Championships in Clare.

Sunday 6th November – Tipperary County Relays and Masters & U/23 Cross Country Championships at 12 noon in Thurles Crokes Complex.

Sunday 13th November – Munster Juvenile Uneven Age & Intermediate Cross Country Championships in Powerstown Racecourse, Clonmel.

Sunday 20th November – Munster Juvenile “B” & Masters Cross Country Championships in Limerick.

Sunday 27th November – Woodies DIY AAI Inter County & Juvenile Even Age Cross Country Championships in Sligo.

Sunday 4th December – Tipperary Juvenile “B” & Novice “B” Championships at 12 noon in Moyne (tbc).

Sunday 11th December – Woodies DIY AAI Novice & Juvenile Uneven Age Cross Country Championships (venue tbc).

Sunday 18th December – Tipperary Senior & Junior Cross Country Championships in Dundrum.

Sunday January 15th – Munster Juvenile Inter –County Relays &   Senior/Junior Cross Country Championships in Kerry.

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