Results of the Fossa One-Mile – Fri 14th July 2017

2017-AdvertThanks to the 81 runners who turned out for the One-Mile race in Fossa, the second race in the club’s One-Mile Series. The numbers were well up on the 46 of 2016.

1 Tommy O’Brien Riocht M 040 0:04:40
2 Martin Dineen Riocht Snr M 0:04:41
3 Patrick O’Connor Riocht M O40 0:04:43
22 Sharon Cahill Riocht F O50 0:05:28
25 Suzanne Neilan Riocht F O40 0:05:42
28 Catherine O’Sullivan Riocht Snr F 0:05:48

The full results can be seen here… https://gneeveguilla.wordpress.com/results/2017-2/fossa-1-milefri-14th-july-2017/

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Club Notes…Sun 9th July 2017

gneeveguilla_club_notesGneeveguilla Athletic Club:

Lotto: No winner of our lotto 07/07/2017, numbers drawn were 3, 12, 14 & 23. Sellers prize winner Tom Joe O’ Donoghue, €50 Y/T prize to Josephine Hickey Riverstick, €50 to Caitriona Kelly Fenit, €40 to John Murphy (Trailers) Gneeveguilla, Johnny Cronin Lisheen, Padraig & Michael O’ Doonghue Knocknageeha. Bonus not won numbers drawn were 12, 20, 24 & 27. Next week’s jackpot €6,400 plus €1,000 bonus.

County Juvenile Championships: Day 1 held last Sunday in Riocht, Michael McSweeney came 2nd in 800m, Saoirse Tompkins 2nd in 800m, Danielle O’ Riordan 3rd in 200m, Jack Greaney 3rd 250mH, girls U9 relay team were 2nd, team members were Katelyn O’ Leary – O’ Sullivan, Daisy Cremin, Mikela Curtin & Aoife O’ Donoghue. Boys U9 were also 2nd team, Michael O’ Riordan, Emmett O’ Connor, Neil Thompson & Adam Counihan. Dylan Scannell won shot U13, U15 girls were 3rd relay team, team were Saoirse Tompkins, Sive O’ connor, Ava Murphy & Saoirse O’ Connor.

Summer Mile Series: Results of 1st leg from Barradubh are on our web page, Friday 14th sees the 2nd leg to be held in Fossa, registration in Community Centre, race starts at 8.00 pm

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Results of the Barraduff One Mile road race…Fri 7th July 2017

2017-AdvertThe first race in the Gneeveguilla AC One Mile Series kicked off in Barraduff with 66 runners taking part, up from the 61 of 2016.

1 403 Tommy O’Brien Riocht M 040 0:04:48
2 402 Ger Guina West Limerick Snr M 0:04:49
3 401 Colm McCarthy West Limerick Snr M 0:04:58
6 412 Shona O’Brien Gneeveguilla F U18 0:05:18
11 427 Sharon Cahill Riocht F O50 0:05:31
17 409 Suzanne Neilan Riocht F O40 0:05:48

The full results can be seen HERE

The next race in the series is next Friday the 14th of July 2017 in Fossa.

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Club Notes…Sun 2nd July 2017

gneeveguilla_club_notesGneeveguilla Athletic Club:

Lotto: No winner of our lotto 30/06/2017, numbers drawn were 13, 14, 28 & 29. Sellers prize winner Tom Joe O’ Donoghue, €50 Y/T prize to Noreen McCarthy Knockduragh, €50 to John A Breen Doon Kiskeam, Davy Cronin Tureenamult, Tado Healy Ballydesmond & Ursula O’ Connor Cullen. Bonus not won numbers drawn were 6, 15, 19 & 24. Next week’s jackpot €6,200 plus €1,000 bonus.

National Senior & Master Championships: Held in Tullamore on Sunday last Gneeveguilla AC excelled. Shelia O’ Donoghue got gold in O50 Shot, Discus & Hammer. Eileen O’ Riordan O45 1st in Discus, 2nd in Hammer. Robert Purcell 3rd in 5000m O45.

County School Sports: Held last Wednesday in Riocht, Danielle O’ Riordan was 3rd 4th Class 200m, Saoirse Tompkins 2nd 600m 6th class, Michael McSweeney was 2nd in 600m 6th class, 6th class boys from Boherbue NS won the relay.

Irish Schools Team: Shona O’ Brien is on the Irish Schools Team for their International later this month, we wish her the best of luck on a fantastic achievement.

Summer 1Mile Series: Fri 7th July Barradubh – Lisbaby Road at 8.00 pm, Fri 14th Fossa, Knocknagree Village Fri 21st 8 pm, Ballydesmond Fri 28th & Gneeveguilla with prize giving August 4th. Looking forward to seeing you all. All age groups catered for.

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Club Notes…Mon 26th June 2017

gneeveguilla_club_notesGneeveguilla Athletic Club:

Lotto: No winner of our lotto draw 23/06/2017, numbers drawn were 6, 15, 24 & 25. Sellers prize winner: Aeneas O’ Leary, €50 Y/T to Siobhan Buckley Toorbona, €50 to Eithne Reen Couneragh, €40 each to Andy Hickey Park Knocknagree, Mags Somers Currow & Robyn Brogan Galway. Bonus not won numbers drawn were 16, 17, 29 & 30. Next week’s jackpot €6,000 plus €1,000 bonus.

Taitleann Games: Well done to Shona O’ Brien who did so well in The Taitleann Games last Saturday, Shona finished 2nd in 500m. Shona is having a brilliant season.

Community Games: Well done to Oisin O’ Leary who came 4th and received a cert in 200m U10 at The Community Games County Finals in Castleisland at the week-end.

Summer Mile Series: Fast approaching – commencing Friday July 7th and each Friday thereafter.

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Club Notes…Sun 18th June 2017

gneeveguilla_club_notesGneeveguilla Athletic Club:

Lotto:  No winner of our lotto 16/06/2017, numbers drawn were 2, 12, 23 & 25.  Sellers prize winner Paddy O’ Donoghue, €50 Y/T prize winner Mairead O’ Neill, €50 to Kathleen Murphy Lisheen, €40 to Ethne Reen Counerough Headford, Donal Moynihan Boherbue & Joan Barry Cronin Knockmanagh.  Bonus not won numbers drawn were 8, 11, 20 &26.  Next weeks’ jackpot €5,800 plus €1,000 bonus.

Munster U14 – U19 Track & Field Championships:  Our athletes did very well in Cork on both Saturday 17 & & Sun 18th.  Shona O’ Brien got gold in 1500m & 800m U18, Jack Greaney was 1st in Triple Jump & 5th in Hurdles U15, Sinead Warren was 1st in Hammer U19, Ava Murphy was just outside the medals in the throwing events U14, Gary Cronin was 4th in 400m U18, Michael McSweeney was 4th in 1500m U14, Jack O’ Leary was 5th in 800m U15.

Farran 4 Miler:  Robert Purcell was 2nd overall in this race on Sunday am last in Farranfore.

Meelin Road Race:  Maurice Feehan won this race last week, Anthony Buckley & John Guerin ran well.

Summer 1Mile Series:  Date are as follows July 7th, July 14th, July 20th & 28th  & August 4th.  Commencing in Barradubh on July 7th.

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Club Notes…Sun 11th June 2017

gneeveguilla_club_notesGneeveguilla Athletic Club:

Lotto: No winner of our lotto 09/06/2017, numbers drawn were 10, 15, 26 & 27. Sellers prize winner: Paddy O’ Donoghue, €50 Y/T prize winner Celine O’ Connor Boherbue, €50 To Mary Murphy Lisheen ,€40 to Martin, Conor & Gavin Crowley Gullane, Dermot Clifford C/o Chris Crowley, Angie Breen Coom Lower. Bonus not won numbers drawn were 11, 12, 14 & 15. Next week’s jackpot €5,600 plus €1,000 bonus.

Summer Mile Series: Due to clash of events we have to revise dates for our Mile Series, dates are now as follows, Friday July 7th Barradubh, July 14th Fossa, July 21st Knocknagree, July 28th Ballydesmond & August 4th Gneeveguilla with prize giving.

Munster Masters: Well one to our Masters who competed in the Munsters on Sunday last, Eileen O’ Riordan 1st in shot, 2nd in Discus, 2nd Hammer & 2nd Javelin O45, Caroline Murphy 1st in 3000m O50, Tony Buckley 1st in 400m, 2nd in 200m & 2nd in 800m O75, Robert Purcell 2nd in 3000m o45.

Munster Juvenile U14 – U19: Best of luck to our athletes who will be taking part in this competition om Satuday & Sunday June 17th & 18th in CIT , Cork.

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