Report July August 2013 misc

Screen Shot 2013-08-25 at 17.09.12Screen Shot 2013-08-25 at 17.08.42

All Ireland Masters track & Field Championships 2013

Well done to Edel Kellegher, Evelyn O'Reilly and Mike Duggan who won multiple medals at the recent Masters Track & Field Championships. Evelyn won gold in the 200m with a new pb, silver in the High Jump, bronze in the Shot putt and 100m and was 4th in the long jump. Edel won gold in the long jump and silver in the hgh jump. Mike was third in the 400m and 1500m.

July 21st 2013


Congratulations to Courtney Rapple McDowell who won a Bronze medal in the U16 Girls Javelin in the Woodies AAI All Ireland Track & Field Championships in Tullamore today. And well done to Ciaran O'Reilly 12th in the U14 1500m, the Boys U17 4 X 100m who finished 8th and the Girls U12 4*100m team who were 12th in their category.

July 17th 2013

250713 This is Cavan8
The launch of the Run with Catherina took place on Wednesday afternoon in assocation with Cavan Sports Partnership, Annalee AC and Cavan County Council, front from left Cait, Oran, Darragh and Blanaid O'Reilly, back from left , Clodagh O'Reilly, Clodagh O'Reilly, Eleanor Shanley, Jack Keyes, County Manager; Damien O'Reilly, Catherina McKiernan, Nadine Coyle, Cavan Sports Partnership, Brian Hora, Town Clerk; Evelyn O'Reilly and Caoimhe O'Reilly. Photo: Lorraine Teevan

Launch of runwithcatherina road race. October 20th 2013

July 8th 2013

2013 All Ireland Track & Field Championships

Fantastic results for Roland Surlis who won his first All Ireland individual medal with a great run to finish second in the U17 Boys 800m in Tullamore. Roland was very close to breaking the 2 minute mark in a new competition personal best. And there were more medals and excellent performances over the two days of competition. These included yet another medal winning run from Paul Sexton, 2nd in the U17 Hurdles and also Lauren Sexton, who added a 3rd in the U19 Girls 100m Hurdles to her Indoor bronze medal. Aine Brady was 4th in the 250m Hurdles, just 5/100ths of a second outside the medal positions in a photo finish. Paul Sexton was also 4th in his 250m Hurdles event. Aine was 5th in the shorter 100m hurdles on Saturday while Aodhagan Watters was 8th in the U17 2000m Steeplechase. Abbie Sexton completed the excellent hurdling results with an 8th place finish in the U14 Girls Hurdles.

July 1st 2013

Screen Shot 2013-07-01 at 21.38.30

2013 All Ireland Juvenile Team Games, Finn Valley

Congratulations to Donncha McNamara and Odhran O'Reilly, Annalee AC's newest All Ireland Champions. The boys won the U10 team 300m in the All Ireland Juvenile Team Games which were held in Finn Valley. Both boys ran very quick times with Donncha timed at 1.34.78s and Odhran at 1.36.75 and their combined times were the fastest ever recorded in the All Ireland event.  The two boys also competed in the U10 Boys long jump where they finished in 7th overall.

There were 8 teams from Annalee competing in various events and the results were as follows: Ryan McGoldrick and Dallan Mckenna 7th in U11 Turbo Javelin, Robyn Prior and Beth grant 7th U9 Girls Long jump, Niamh McCorry and Emily Sheridan  8th  in the U11 girls long jump recording excellent jumps of 3.34 and 3.24m. Niamh and Emily were also racing in the U11 Girls 60m. This was a very tight competition with only 1.5s separating first and last teams. The girls finished in 9th place. Lucy Jayne Grant and Kate Donohoe were 10th in the U11 Girls long jump with more good jumps of 3.25 and 3.15m, while Donal McSorlay and Senan Kellegher finished 12th in the U10 Boys 60m.

Three relay teams competed and did very well to qualify for the All Irelands Kate Donohue, Lucy Jayne Grant, Roisin Kellegher, Niamh McCorry and Emily Sheridan (U10 Girls), Luke Gilmartin, Senan Kellegher, Donncha McNamara, Donal McSorley, and Odhran  O'Reilly (U10 Boys) and  James Fahy, Cormac  Hegarty, Odhran  O'Reilly, Alex Prior, and Mark Sexton finished in 11th place in the U11 Boys relay.

 © Miriam Griffin 2012