Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. News


The Club now has a Twitter account – Moycarkey Coolcroo @ MoycarkeyCoolac.  We also have a Facebook page so don’t forget to LIKE us to keep up to date with all our news & on our website at


Our new Club singlets have recently been unveiled on our Facebook page & are now available to purchase. Please contact any Club coach at training if interested in buying a new singlet for 2015.


Training for the 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. There will also be an opportunity for any interested athletes to avail of training at Templemore Track on Thursday evenings only from 6.45pm to 7.45pm. Any interested parties should contact one of the Club coaches at our indoor training in Littleton.


Well done to Club athletes, Daniel, David, Jack & Dillon Ryan who all won medals at the All Ireland Club Basketball Championships last weekend. All four compete for the Kestrel’s Basketball Club in Portarlington with Jack & Dillon competing U/14 & Daniel & David U/16. The Kestrel Boys U/16 team won Division 1 of the AICC “B” Final having won all their matches over Saturday & Sunday in Cavan with the Kestrel Boys U/14 team winning bronze in Division 1 of the AICC “B” Finals in Sligo winning 3 out of their 4 matches.


Many thanks to all who supported the recent Moycarkey Borris Community Games Church Gate Collection. Thanks also to all our collectors who gave up their time to collect, it is very much appreciated. The Area Athletics Finals for Moycarkey Borris Community Games will take place in early May so keep an eye out for updates.


  • Clothing Collection – our next clothing collection will take place on 20th June so if everyone could get collecting now, we will have a great fundraiser in June. All proceeds go towards our athletes & the running of the Club.
  • FIT4Life Group – The Club will be re-starting its FIT4Life Group shortly. If anyone is interested in getting involved either as an organiser or participant, please contact Billy Purcell, Paddy Cummins or Shane Mullaney.


  • Sat 18th & Sun 19th April – Leevale Open T&F Meet & Juvenile Open Sports in Cork I.T.


  • Wed 13th May – High Jump Workshop in Clonmel from 7pm to 9pm.
  • Tues 19th May – Long Jump & Triple Jump Workshop in Templemore from 7pm to 9pm.
  • The Coaching & Development Calendar for the South West for February to May has been confirmed & is available on the Tipperary Athletics website at


  • Wed 22nd April – County Tipperary Secondary Schools T&F Championships in Templemore.
  • Sun 26th April – Munster Junior & U/23 T&F & Juvenile/Youth Pentathlon Championships in Cork I.T.
  • Wed 29th April – East Munster Schools Girls T&F Championships in Templemore @ 12 noon.
  • Sun 3rd May – County Junior, Senior & Masters T&F Championships in Templemore @ 1pm.
  • Mon 4th May – County U/9 to U/12 T&F Championships in Templemore.
  • Tues 5th May – Day 1 of North Munster Schools T&F Championships in Castleisland @ 10am.
  • Wed 6th May – East Munster Schools Boys T&F Championships in Waterford RSC @ 11.30am.
  • Thurs 7th May – Day 2 of North Munster Schools T&F Championships in UL @ 10am.
  • Sat 9th & Sun 10th May – County U/13 to U/19 T&F Championships in Templemore.
  • Sat 16th May – GloHealth Munster Schools T&F Championships in Cork I.T. @ 9.30am.
  • Sat 23rd May – Munster U/9 to U/19 Inter Club Relays in Lee’s Road, Ennis, Co. Clare.
  • Sat 23rd May – GloHealth National Combined Events Championships – Master, Senior, Junior & Youth.
  • Sun 24th May – GloHealth National T&F League Round 1 & Day 2 of National Combined Events Championships. Venue tbc.
  • Sun 24th May – County Juvenile “B” T&F Championships. Venue tbc.
  • Sat 30th May – GloHealth Irish Schools T&F Championships in Tullamore @ 9am


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