Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. News

Well done to Ben O’Dwyer who competed for his school, Thurles CBS at the Munster Schools Cross County Championships in Cork I.T. on Thursday 12th February. Ben finished the Junior Boys race in 34th place & helped his school, Thurles CBS to a gold medal win in the team competition. The Irish Schools Cross Country Championships will take place on Saturday 7th March in Clongowes Wood College, Clane, Co. Meath.

GOOD LUCK

Good luck to all our athletes who will be taking part in the County U/13 to Junior Indoor Championships on Saturday 21st February & the County U/9 to U/12 Indoor Championships on Sunday 22nd February. Both competitions take place in Nenagh Indoor Stadium @ 11.30am. See Timetable & other details on our website at www.moycarkeycoolcrooac.com.

CLUB TRAINING

Training for the forthcoming Indoor Season takes place every Tuesday & Thursday evenings in the Moycarkey Community & Sports Centre in Littleton. Cost is 2 euro per athlete. Training sessions are split into two groups – 6.30pm to 7.30pm time slot is for athletes born 2007 and younger & 7.30pm to 8.30pm is for athletes born 2006 & older. New athletes & help always welcome.

A HISTORY OF ATHLETICS IN COUNTY TIPPERARY – HELP REQUIRED
Our Club President, Jimmy Fogarty is currently compiling information for a new book which will deal with the history of athletics in County Tipperary. If each County Club could assist him with their specific Club entries, it would be greatly appreciated. Go to www.tipperaryathletics.com to see what information is required.

UPCOMING COACHING SESSIONS

  • Thurs 19th February –Next session for some of the Munster Performance Squad Coaching Groups takes place during midterm break from 10am to 1pm in Nenagh Indoor Stadium. Events covered on the day will be Stadium.Events covered on the day will be 100m/200m, 400m/400m Hurdles, Sprint Hurdles, High Jump,  Long/Triple Jump, Pole Vault, Shot Putt & Javelin
  • Wed 4th March – Sprints Workshop in Moyne Clubhouse from 7pm to 9pm. Workshop will be given by Paul Byrne. More information on our website at moycarkeycoolcrooac.com.
  • The Coaching & Development Calendar for the South West for February to May has been confirmed & is available on the Tipperary Athletics website at www.tipperaryathletics.com.

 

 

UPCOMING CROSS COUNTRY FIXTURES

  • Sun 1st March 2015 – AAI Juvenile Cross Country Relays & Inter-Clubs Cross Country Championships in Kilbroney Park, Co. Down.
  • Sat 7th March 2015 – GloHealth Irish Schools Cross Country Championships in Clongowes Wood College, Clane, Co. Kildare.
  • Sat 21st March 2015 – SIAB Schools International Cross Country, Santry Demesne, Dublin.

2015 INDOOR/ROAD FIXTURES

  • Sat 21st February – County Tipperary Juvenile U/13 to U/19 Indoor Championships in Nenagh Indoor Stadium @ 11.30am.
  • Sun 22nd February– County Tipperary Juvenile U/9 to U/12 Indoor Championships in Nenagh Indoor Stadium @ 11.30am.
  • Sat 21st & Sun 22nd February – AAI National Senior Indoor Championships in AIT Arena, Athlone.
  • Sun 22nd February – County Masters Road Championships @ 12 noon in Fethard.
  • Sat 28th February & Sun 1st March – Munster U/13 to U/19 Indoor Championships in Nenagh Indoor Stadium.
  • Sun 1st March – County Novice “B” Road Championships @ 12 noon in Moyne.
  • Tues 3rd – Munster Schools Indoor Games @ 11am in Nenagh Indoor Stadium.
  • Sat 7th & Sun 8th March – Munster U/9 to U/12 Indoor Championships in Nenagh Indoor Stadium.
  • Sun 15th March – AAI National Master Indoor Championships in AIT Arena, Athlone.
  • Sat 21st & Sun 22nd March – AAI National Juvenile Indoor Championships in AIT Arena, Athlone.
  • Sun 22nd March – County Road Relay Championships @ 12 noon in Clonoulty (tbc).
  • Sat 28th March – AAI National Juvenile Indoor Championships in AIT Arena, Athlone.
  • Sun 29th March – Munster Novice, Senior & Masters 4 Mile Road Championships.

For all latest Club news, upcoming events & photos log onto our website at www.moycarkeycoolcrooac.com or our facebook page at www.facebook.com/moycarkey.coolcrooac.

 

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