Friday, 26 April 2013


Well Done Stan !!!!

"You Are The Man"

Results just in from our man in Cracow gives Stanislaw Byczek a finishing time of 3.15.06 So well done Stan that is great running and with running like that its easy forget he is in the O/50 Cat. For those interested his splits were 5Km 21.08, 10 Km 42.13, Half 1.30.44 ,
Finish 3.15.06.
In order to get there Stan cycled from Lisgoold to Cork and then from Cork to the airport on not on any fancy bike either.( 3 speed max.) and will do the same on his return.

Anyone with any other results and want them listed please e mail me at

Good Luck Stan

Stan The Man as he is well known by or as others know him Stanislaw Byczek is off home to Poland this weekend to run the Cracow Marathon and we wish him the very best of luck.

There is a 5km in Tramore Park @11am tomorrow so if anyone is running please let us know

Development Squad

Please note training starts at 9.30 in the usual spot in Bailick Car Park ( Time change by group request)

Pre Entry

We will have a pre entry desk at the Community Centre next Wed evening from 6pm --7.15 to enable people to pre enter the Midleton 5 Race the following night.
We as as many as possible of our members and readers of this blog to avail of this.
Please pass the word and if you cannot make please ask someone to do it for you.


Hi all,

As you will hopefully be aware, our own 5 mile road race is on next Thursday, May 2nd at 8pm. Just a few important notes to make this a success:

1. Race notice: We are attaching our race notice, and would encourage you to print it and put it up on a noticeboard at work and/or distribute to your friends - your help in promoting our race will be very much appreciated.

2. Pre-registration: We would like to encourage as many of our members, and non-members to pre-register next Wednesday evening at the Community Centre from 6pm to 7:15pm. If you cannot make it, please ask someone to do it for you.

3. Stewards: Thanks to everyone who has volunteered to do stewarding on the night. We still need more stewards. Please contact Edmond on 086-8323267 if you or a friend is available.

4. Catering:

Your help is needed. Could everyone bring a plate/tray of sandwiches or cakes to Midleton GAA hall on Thursday 2nd May for our club race? Doors will be open from 5pm onwards. Your culinary skills would be greatly appreciated.

Also please put your name on your plate/tray so we can return them to you afterwards.

We cater for coeliacs – if you bring any gluten free food, please let us know so that we can keep it separated from other food – and clearly label it as gluten free.

We've always had fantastic comments about the food at our race – let’s hope it will continue this year. It's your help that makes this race such a success.

Should you have any queries regarding catering please contact Margaret Twohig on 087 2094493 or Sinead Buckley on 087 6452344 or Colette Barry on 087 9385806.
Best regards,
Sally & Edmond,

Midleton AC
Some Upcoming races

Cork...Fri 26th (7:30pm)...Ring 5k fun run...€10...Clonakilty...

Cork...Sat 27th (11am)...Cork City Marathon 5k...€10...Tramore Valley Park

Cork...Thurs 2nd (8pm)...Joe Hourigan Memorial Midleton 5 mile road race...€10...Race Flyer...

Limerick...Sat 4th (8:30am)...Ballyhoura Trail Marathon...€35...

Limerick...Sat 4th (10:30am)...Ballyhoura Trail Half-Marathon...€15...

Waterford...Sat 4th (7pm)...Waterford to Tramore 7.5 mile road race...€10 pre-entry/€12 on d

Cork...Sun 5th (10am)...Bay Run Half-Marathon...€50