Club Notes…Sun 12th Feb 2017

gneeveguilla_club_notesGneeveguilla Athletic Club:

Lotto: No winner of our lotto 10/02/2017, numbers drawn were 2, 7, 18 & 26. Sellers prize winner; Shelia O’ Donoghue, €50 Y/T prize winner: John Kelliher Killarney, €50 to Tim Fleming Kiskeam, €40 each to Margaret Coughlan Douglas Cork, Tracey Brosnan Muckross & Brendie O’ Connor Knocknagree. Bonus not won numbers drawn were 15, 16, 23 & 28. Next week’s jackpot €7,800 plus €1,000 bonus.

All Ireland Masters Cross Country: Caroline Murphy was part of the Kerry team which came 2nd in Waterford on Sunday last.

Master Track & field Awards: Congratulations to Catherine O’ Sullivan Moynihan who was awarded Master Track & Field 2016 at a glittering function in Clonmel , Co Tipperary last Saturday night.

Gneeveguilla 5K Winter Series: Our 5K series is buzzing with the performance of Shona Heaslip last Saturday morning. Leg 3 is on Saturday next at 11.00 am.

Sports Hall Athletics: We hope to be hosting our Sports Hall Athletics in Boherbue Comprehensive College on February 26th at 1.00 pm. Competitions will be 1.00 – 2.30pm. fun & games 2.30 – 3.30. Schools will be invited. Look out for more details next week.

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Results of the Killarney 5k… Sat 11th Feb 2017

The second race of four in the Killarney Spring 5k series was held on Saturday the 11th of February 2017. The winner of the race was Shona Heaslip of An Riocht AC who finished ahead of all the men.

Position Race Number Name Club Category Time
1 213 Shona Heaslip An Riocht AC SnrF 0:16:20
15 242 Catherine O’Sullivan An Riocht AC SnrF 0:20:25
25 221 Adelle O’Connor Eagle AC F45 0:21:41
2 283 James Doran An Riocht AC SnrM 0:16:43
3 243 Martin Dineen An Riocht AC SnrM 0:16:48
4 218 Rob Purcell Snr Gneeveguilla AC M45 0:17:06

The full results can be seen HERE

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Club Notes…Sun 5th Feb 2017

gneeveguilla_club_notesGneeveguilla Athletic Club:

Lotto: No winner of our lotto 03/02/2017, numbers drawn were 18, 21, 22 & 23. Sellers prize winner Tom Joe O’ Donoghue, €50 Y/T prize winner: Mossy Brosnan Snr Renasup, €50 to Marguerite O’ Connor Rathmore Townland, €40 each to David O’ Conor Dromulton, Scartaglin, Mike Murphy Gneeveguilla Village & Eileen O’ Leary Mountcain. Bonus not won numbers drawn were 5, 8, 20 & 21. Next week’s jackpot €7,600 plus €1,000 bonus.

5K Spring Series: 2017 winter series commenced on Saturday last , race 2 this Saturday at 11.00 am. Registration in The Old Monastry. Full results HERE.

Munster U9-U12 Indoor Championships: Congratulations & well done to Danielle O’ Riordan who was 2nd in girls U12 shot. All the training is starting to pay off for Danielle.

 

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Results of the Killarney 5k…Sat 4th Feb 2017

Thanks to everyone who turned out to support the 5k race in Killarney, the first of four in our Spring 5k series.

1 Tim O’Connor An Riocht AC SnrM 15:55
3 Sean O’Sullivan An Riocht AC M35 16:35
4 Shane Simcox Mallow AC M40 16:49
2 Shona Heaslip An Riocht AC SnrF 16:30
11 Sinead Tangney Sportsworld AC SnrF 18:21
12 Marie McCarthy FFMV AC F40 18:22

The full results can now be seen HERE

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Our Spring 5k Series in Killarney starts Sat 4th Feb 2017

Just a reminder that our annual Spring 5k Series in Killarney starts next Saturday the 4th of February 2017.

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Full info on the Spring 5k Series Page.

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Club Notes…Mon 29th Jan 2017

gneeveguilla_club_notesGneeveguilla Athletic Club:

Lotto: No winner of our lotto 27/01/2017, numbers drawn were 2, 4, 14 & 23. Sellers prize winner Tom Joe O’ Donoghue, €50 Y/T ticket winner Donal Moynihan Boherbue, €50 to John Linehan Scartaglin, €40 James Moynihan Rossacrue Headford, Mike Fleming Renasup, Frank Brosnan Turrenamult. Bonus not won numbers drawn were 3, 13, 20 & 26. Next week’s jackpot €7,400 plus €1,000.

School’s Cross Country: Top marks goes this week to the Scoil Phobail Sliabh Luachra’s Minor Boys Cross Country Team of Ben Murphy, Jack O’ Leary, Kevin Bowler, Dara Moriarty, Christian Horgan, Andrew Moynihan, Padraic Finnegan & Richard O’ Connor. The school team were 2nd team in South Munster school’s Cross Country in Cork on Friday last. Maggie Buckley was a very credible 12th position in the minor girls and thus qualified for the Munster Finals which will be held in Tramore Road on February 10th. Another club member Shona O’ Brien finished 5th in Intermediate category.

Tralee Race: The Tralee Road Race held on Sunday last in Tralee Robert Purcell came 3rd, John Barrett also ran.

National indoor Finals: Mel O’ Callaghan & Amy Cronin competed, both ran well but were placed outside the medals.

Gneeveguilla AC 5K Spring Series: Commencing this Saturday February 4th and for the 3 following Saturdays. Commencing at 11.00 am. The Monastry is the race headquarters and we will be running the Ross Castle route.

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Club Notes…Sun 22nd Jan 2017

gneeveguilla_club_notesGneeveguilla Athletic Club:

Lotto: No winner of our lotto 20/01/2016, numbers drawn were 3, 6, 24 & 25. Sellers prize winner Mossie Brosnan, €50 Y/T prize winner Melissa Culloty Drom, €50 to Mary Lowe Sliabh Luachra, €40 each to Adrian O’ Regan Meenagisheagh, Don Murphy Gneeveguilla & John O’ Riordan Glash. Bonus not won , numbers drawn were 3, 5, 11 & 19. Next week’s jackpot €7,200 plus €1,000 bonus.

Kerry Colleges Cross Country: Our athletes did well at the Kerry Colleges Cross Country held in Killarney. Shona O’ Brien won well her Intermediate race. Maggie Buckley came 2nd in the minor race. And the minor boys led home by Jack O’ Leary got 3rd school. We wish all runners well when they contest the South Munster Cross Country in Cork this Friday.

Training: All trainings are going well, with indoor track competitions coming up over the next few weeks.

5K winter series: Commencing on Feb 4th and for the following 3 Saturdays we have our race in the Demense Killarney. All welcome

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