Club Notes… Sun 22nd July 2018

gneeveguilla_club_notesGneeveguilla AC Club Notes by Cynthia Daly

Lotto: No winner of our lotto 20/07/2018, numbers drawn were 4, 9, 12 & 23. Sellers prize winner Andy McCarthy, €50 Y/T prize winner Shelia Morris Pinewood Estate, killarney, €50 to Jimmy McGillicuddy Leam, €40 to David Twomey Rathduane, Jack O’ Riordan Annaghmore & Margaret Dillane Quarry Cross. Bonus not won numbers drawn were 8, 14, 16 &30. Next week’s jackpot €10,800 plus €1,000 bonus.

Munster National Championships: What a brilliant weekend for our athletes in the Munster National Championships. Shona O’Brien takes pride of place with a brilliant win in Tullamore in the U19 1500m. This is Shona’s last track race as a juvenile, and what a great juvenile she has been.

Munster B Championships: Held in Cork on Saturday, our athletes had a dream day out. Gold medal winners were as follows Frank O’ Riordan U12 shot, Danielle O’ Riordan U13 shot, Ciara Caey U14 shot, Sarah O’ Connor U16 long jump, Dylan Scannell Fleming U14 shot. Saoirse Tompkins was 2nd in U15 800m, Sarah O’ Connor 2nd U16 100m, Aveene Vaughan 3rd U9 60m, Darragh Tompkins 3rd U12 shot.

Kilgobnait Road Race: Siobhan Daly was 2nd and Catherine Kiely 3rd, held last Friday night.

Summer 1 Mile series: The third leg of the series was held in Knocknagree on Wednesday last, again a big turnout on the night. Running well from the club were Shona o’ Brien, (who has won three races in succession), Robert & Andrew Purcell, Siobhan Daly, Catherine Kiely, Donal Reen, Mike Culloty, Saoirse Tompkins, Sean Twomey, Emmet O’ Connor, Anthony Buckley, Cheryl Carmody, Michelle Knee, Caroline Murphy, Danielle O’ Riordan, Delia Foley, Kate Culloty, Aine O’ Sullivan, & Kate Culloty. There are now two more races to go, Ballydesmond this Wednesday evening 25th, registration in Bobs bar. All athletes whether you have paid for all races need to go to race headquarters to check in weekly. August 1st we have the final race in Gneeveguilla plus prize giving.

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Results of the Knocknagree One-Mile… Wed 18th July 2018

2018-AdvertA total of 75 runners turned out for this years one-mile road race in Knocknagree, up from the 50 of last year.

Position Race No Name Category Club Time
1 701 Aidan Cahill SnrM FFMV 0:04:43
2 692 Patrick O’Donghue SnrM Lucan Harriers 0:04:45
3 677 Dermot Dineen M40 FFMV 0:04:47
9 644 Shona O’Brien Jnr F Gneeveguilla AC 0:04:59
19 635 Siobhan Daly F35 Gneeveguilla AC 0:05:20
20 669 Saoirse Tomkins FU15 Gneeveguilla AC 0:05:22

Full results

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Club Notes… Sun 15th July 2018

gneeveguilla_club_notesGneeveguilla AC Club Notes by Cynthia Daly

Lotto: No winner of our lotto draw 13/07/2018, numbers drawn were 5, 8, 10 & 19. Sellers prize winner Mossie Brosnan, €50 Y/T prize winner Noen O’ Keeffe Tureencahill, €50 to Gemma Fitzgerald Scrahanagullane, €40 to Mark, Niamh & Orla Brosnan Headford, Karen Healy Loughguittane & Frank Brosnan Tureenamult. Bonus draw €1,000 was won by Michael O’ Donoghue Knock, numbers drawn were 4, 7, 17 & 18

1M Summer Series: The second leg of the series was held in Fossa on Wednesday last, Robert Purcell O50 was 5th overall & 1st O50, Ed murphy 1st o35, Robbie Cremin 1st o40, Donal Reen 2nd O50, Andrew Purcell 1st Junior, Thomas O’ Sullivan 1st U9, Michael Thornton 1st U15. Ladies Shona O’ Brien 1st overall and 1st junior, Siobhan Daly 2nd, Catherine Kiely 1st O35, Colette Mallon 1st O45, Claragh O’ Connor 1st U15, Aine O’ Sullivan 1st U11. Well done to everyone who competed. Next leg is in Knocknagree on Wednesday 18th. Race head quarters the Fairfield Tavern.

League Team: Well done to Mairead O’ Neill who was part of the Kerry team who competed in The National League.

Munster B: To be held in Cork next weekend. We have Dylan Scannell, Saoirse Tompkins, Dara Tompkins, Naoise Quinlivan, Rachel & paddy Hickey, Danielle & Frank O’ Riordan, Danielle McSweeney, Ciara Casey, Sarah O’ Connor, Aisling & Caitriona Browne, Aeveen Vaughan, Beth & Kate Healy, Elma & Daisy Cremin competing. Best of luck to all.

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Results of the Fossa One-Mile race… Wed 11th July 2018

2018-AdvertThe second race in the 2018 Summer Series was held in Fossa to the west of Killarney on Wed 11th July 2018 with 69 runners taking part.

Position Race Number Name Club Category Time
1 630 Colm McCarthy SnrM West Limerick AC 4:40
2 672 Declan Guina SnrM West Limerick AC 4:44
3 677 Dermot Dineen M40 FFMV 4:50
6 644 Shona O’Brien Jnr F Gneeveguilla AC 5:06
12 635 Siobhan Daly F35 Gneeveguilla AC 5:23
18 681 Niamh Clifford SnrF Star of the Laune AC 5:36

The full results can be seen HERE

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Club Notes… Sun 8th July 2018

gneeveguilla_club_notesGneeveguilla AC Club Notes by Cynthia Daly

Lotto: No winner of our lotto draw 06/07/2018, numbers drawn were 3, 10 18, 21. Sellers prize winner Tom Joe O’ Donoghue. €50 Y/t prize to Anne O’ Sullivan Renasup, €50 to D J O’ Connor Maughantourig, €40 to Mary Murphy Lisheen, Katie Buckley Toorbone & Ted O’ Healy Ballydesmond. No winner of our bonus draw, numbers drawn were 8, 11, 19 & 30. Next week’s jackpot €10,400 plus €1,000 bonus.

Relays & Juvenile B Championships: Well done to our juveniles who travelled to Tullamore last week-end. The relay team were put in at the deep end in this All Ireland competition, but will be heard of again. The U13 team members were Danielle O’ Riordan, Elaine McSweeney, Claragh O’ Connor, Naoise Quinlivan & Beth Healy. The girls will be there again next year fighting for the Mary Lucy Cup. Our individuals can be proud of themselves with Frank O’ Riordan 1st U12 shot, Saoirse Tompkins 2nd 600m U15, Dylan Scannell 3rd shot U14, Danielle o’ Riordan 3rd U13 shot, Sarah O’ Connor 3rd long jump, Claragh O’ Connor ran well as did Beth Healy. They all look forward to Munster “B” later in the month.

1 Mile League: Commenced last Wednesday evening in Barradubh with a huge turnout. Shona O’ Brien was 1st lady home & 1st junior. Robert Purcell 1st O50 & 2nd overall, Sean Twomey 2nd O40, Andrew Purcell 1st Junior, Adam Carroll 2nd U13, Emmet O’ Connor 1st U11, David O’ Carroll 1st U9, Hannah McCarthy 3rd, Siobhan Daly 1st O35 & 2nd overall, Cheryl Carmody 2nd o35, Collette Burnett 1st o45, Caroline Murphy 1st O50, Delia Foley 1st u15, Claragh O’ Connor 1st U13, Danielle O’ Riordan 23nd U13, Aine O’ Sullivan 1st U11, Daisy Cremin 2nd U11. Special thank to all our officials. This Wednesday is the 2nd leg of the race , which will be run in Fossa, race headquarters is Fossa community Centre. There is still time to run and be eligible for prizes. Race at 8.00 pm, registration from 7.00 pm. Wednesday 18th we are in Knocknagree.

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Results of the Barraduff One-Mile race… Wed 4th July 2018

2018-AdvertThe 2018 Summer Series kicked off in fine fashion with 65 runners turning out for the Barraduff 1 mile race on Wed 4th July 2018.

Position Race Number Name Club Category Time
1 630 Colm McCarthy SnrM West Limerick AC 5:06
2 642 Robert Purcell M50 Gneeveguilla AC 5:10
3 634 Darragh O’Leary M U17 Killarney Valley AC 5:11
7 644 Shona O’Brien Jnr F Gneeveguilla AC 5:27
10 635 Siobhan Daly F35 Gneeveguilla AC 5:34
20 640 Gillian Murphy SnrF Star of the Laune AC 6:04

The full results can be seen HERE

 

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Club Notes… Sun 1st July 2018

gneeveguilla_club_notesGneeveguilla AC Club Notes by Cynthia Daly

Lotto: No winner of our lotto draw 29/06/2018, numbers drawn were 12, 14, 25 & 27. Sellers prize winner Tom Joe O’ Donoghue, €50 Y/T prize winner Eamonn Bowler Annaghmore, €50 to Harry Reidy Bonane, €40 to Tom Fleming Scartaglen, Lil O’ Keeffe Bounard & Michael O’ Donoghue Knocknageeha. Bonus not won numbers drawn were 3, 4, 6 & 17. Next week’s jackpot €10,200 plus €1,000 bonus.

National Championships: Held in Tullamore at the week-end. Danielle & Frank O’ Riordan were competing in the shott putt. Both threw well however were not in the medals.

National Relays: Next week-end the club will contest the National U13 relay. Good luck to our team of Danielle O’ Riordan, Claragh O’ Connor, Naoise Quinlivan, Elaine McSweeney & Beth Healy.

National “B” Championships: The National “B” Championships will be contested by Sarah O’ Connor, Saoirse Tompkins, Dylan Scannell, Claragh O’ Connor, Naoise Quinlivan, Beth Healy, Frank O’ Riordan & Danielle O’ Riordan.

Summer 1 Mile Series:  Our summer mile series commences this week, running at 8.00 pm each evening, registration from 7.00 pm. July 4th Barradubh, July 11th Fossa, July 18th Knocknagree, July 25th Ballydesmond & August 1st Gneeveguilla with presentation of prizes.

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