Tipperary Juvenile Athletics News

Well done to Darren Dunne (St. Joseph’s Borrisoleigh) & Killian Cullagh (Nenagh Vocational School), Nenagh Olympic A.C. who both competed on the Intermediate Boys Irish team at the SIAB Schools Cross Country International in Dinefwr Park, Llandeilo, Wales on Saturday 23rd March. Darren finished 17th overall in 20.46 while Killian was 31st in 22.22. The Irish team finished 4th overall on the day on 98 points behind Scotland in 3rd place on 82 points, Wales in 2nd place on 80 points & England in 1st place on 46 points.


Open Sports Dates for your Diary:-

Sunday 7th April – Templemore A.C. Open Juvenile & Junior Sports Event in Templemore Track at 11am. Details available at www.tipperaryathletics.com.

Sunday 14th April – Limerick A.C. Open Juvenile & Junior Sports in UL at 12 noon. See programme of events at www.tipperaryathletics.com.

Sat 20th & Sun 21st – Leevale A.C. Open Junior, Senior & Juvenile Sports. See more details at www.leevale.org.


A Steeplechase Workshop with Coach Liam O’ Brien will be held in Templemore Track on Saturday 6th April from 12 noon to 2pm. There will be a €5 charge for Athletes and Coaches. The Workshop will be funded by Templemore A.C. and Tipperary County Board. For further information contact Marian Hughes at 0504 23373, 085 1529860 or E-mail at hughes.marian@hotmail.com


April Fixtures

  • Sat 6thWoodie’s DIY AAI Juvenile Indoor Relay Championships in AIT Arena, Athlone. Good luck to all our athletes who will be taking part.
  • Sat 6th – Steeplechase Workshop from 12 noon to 2pm in Templemore Track. See details above.
  • Fri 12th – Throws Workshop for coaches & athletes aged 12+ from 7pm to 9pm in Cork I.T.
  • Thurs 18th – Sprints & Hurdles Workshop for coaches & athletes aged 10+ from 7pm to 9pm in UL.
  • Fri 26th – Sprints & Hurdles Workshop for coaches & athletes aged 10+ from 7pm to 9pm in Cork I.T.
  • Sat 27th – Munster Performance Squad Final Session from 10am to 2pm in Cork I.T.
  • Sun 28th – Munster Junior & U/23 T & F & Juvenile Combined Events Championships in Cork I.T. See Timetable at www.munsterathletics.com.
  • Sun 28th – Shot & Javelin Workshop for coaches & athletes aged 12+ from 10.30am to 1.30pm in Templemore Track.



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