Munster Gold For Daniel
Daniel Colbert again excelled himself in winning the Munster 400H today in the CIT Track. Under pressure at no stage Daniel came home victorious once again. Full details on Cork Athletics site this evening or tomorrow.
A big thanks you to all who took part in the races here today and to those club members who helped out.
Following on from the huge crowd we had last week training will be as usual on Monday evening at 6.30 in the Cricket Field with all levels being catered for. The usual trainers will be there Edmond, Noel, John and Danny.
The grass has been cut and will be cut every two weeks or less if required so here is an opportunity to improve if you want to avail of it.
There is no better place to do speed work than on grass at this time of year.
Ballyclough Harbour 5Km
Club member Sean O'Sullivan had another fine run on Sat. evening when running the Ballyclough Harbour 5Km coming home 13th overall in a time of 19.36. Of course Sean always has a great run here as he is running on his home turf whilst enjoying the scenic view of the harbour. A total of 144 runners took part Full results on Running In Cork .
Inniscarra 4 Mile
We had one runners here Friday night John Dunphy where he again acted as pacemaker/running buddy to Rachel O'Callaghan the winning lady in a time of 28.35. John also did the 5Km Park Run in DUNMANWAY on Sat Morning and he will be doing 60min pacer there in the 10Km on Sunday.Well done as always John.
Graded Track and Field
The third leg of the John Buckley Sports Graded Track & Field League was held at the CIT track on Thursday the 12th of June 2014.
Daniel Colbert again had a great run last evening winning the 400 m in a time of 50.77 almost 2secs ahead of his nearest rival
Aideen Hallahan had a great night also coming 1st in the Discus and 2nd in the Shot.
Daniel will be running in the CIT on Sunday next in the Munster 400h where he will be trying his best for a medal. Best of luck Daniel.
Full results here of last nights events here
Fota Challenge Series 5Km
Delighted to report that Ladies Captain Sally Drennan had a win here last Wed evening in this Trail Run coming home in a time of 20.33 whist the constantly improving Lorna Santry came 4th. Well done ladies.
Coolagown 5 Km
We had one runner here last night the great Neilus Aherne who did a fantastic time of 19.26 and took 1st O/55.There was a total of 145 runners took part.
INNISCARRA 4 MILE
Blarney Inniscarra AC are a small club with about 70 members of which 50 plus are juveniles. They are holding their annual 4 mile race this evening at Ballyanly which is just a few miles to the north-west of Cork City and would welcome any support.
Forty Days On Foot
Below is a letter The Club Received
I decided the best way to raise money for Pieta House was to run multiple marathons around the country so I could also spread the word of pieta House and raise awareness of the mental health issues that the everyday person can struggle with.