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Month: March 2016

Craughwell 10 Mile 2016 Results

Craughwell 10 Mile 2016 Results

The Craughwell 10 Mile is over for another year. We would like to thank all of the people who help to make this great event happen each year. We were once again blessed with perfect cool calm running conditions which seemed to favour the majority with whispers of many PB’s achieved throughout the field.

Breath-taking Performances in National Relays

Breath-taking Performances in National Relays

Craughwell U17 Boys 4x200m Relay TeamBronze Medallists at the National Indoor Track & Field Championships in AITJerry Keary, Daniel Callanan-Forde, Louis Molloy, Oisin Lyons Five teams from the club made the short trip to Athlone International Arena today for the National Indoor Relay Championships with exceptional performances all around The morning session saw the U17 girls and U17 boys in action. The U17 Girls lined up with Caoilin Milton, Lorraine Delaney, Aoife Walsh and Laura Cunningham with Ciana Reidy and…

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Craughwell Triple Jumpers in Flying Form!

Craughwell Triple Jumpers in Flying Form!

Matthew McKernan and Aisling Keady were both in flying form in the U19 Boys and U18 Girls Triple Jump at the National finals in Athlone today. Matthew had a marvellous series of jumps either side of the 12m mark with a best of 12.20m to take the silver medal against elite opposition where the championship best was broken by the winner. It was a great performance by Matthew who had just missed out on the medals last weekend when placing…

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Craughwell 10 Update

Craughwell 10 Update

Online registration is now closed. We will be taking limited entries tomorrow morning from 10.00am until 11.30am. Please ensure that you register early and leave yourself plenty of time to get to the start line which is 1km from Race HQ! Full Race Day Information can be found here  

Upcoming track & field dates

Upcoming track & field dates

Following are details of forthcoming track and field dates:- U9-11s   Sun, 08-May-16 Galway U9/10/11 T&F Teams and U12 T&F, Dangan Sat 11-Jun-16 Connacht U9/10/11 T&F Teams and U12 T&F, Dangan Sat 02-Jul-16 AAI Juvenile U9, U10 and U11 Track & Field Team Competition & Relays     U12-19s   Sun, 08-May-16 Galway U12 T&F, Dangan Sun, 15-May-16 Galway U13-19 Outdoor Track & Field, Dangan Sat 11-Jun-16 ConnachtU12 T&F, Dangan Sat 18-Jun-16 Connacht U13-19 Outdoor Track & Field, Sligo Sun…

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Facility Progress

Facility Progress

Help fund our facility development! Click on one of the links below for more information and read on for our progress to date and plans for the future. Enter the Inflatable Colour Run (click here for details) Enter the Family 5k (coming soon in September 2017) Make a donation to the club Become a Park Member – register online Advertise your business with us Use our recycling facility to recycle old clothes and shoes Craughwell AC is the largest juvenile athletic…

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Fantastic Trad Hour and Disco!

Fantastic Trad Hour and Disco!

A large crowd of parents and kids had a super 2 hours in St Michael’s Hall to round off their St Patricks Day celebrations with a trad hour and disco early this evening. Some wonderful local talent of Irish music and dance on action following by a full-on disco that I am sure will leave lots of tired little people tonight. Well done all and especially well done to Sylvia Quinn and Tracy Moran (pictured below) for organising the event….

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Race Day Information for the Craughwell 10 – Sunday 20th March 2016

Race Day Information for the Craughwell 10 – Sunday 20th March 2016

Race Day Information for the Craughwell 10 – Sunday 20th March 2016 Race number collection: Your race number will be available for collection from 12.00pm to 1.00pm on Saturday the 19th of March at St. Michael’s Hall CraughwellOR From 10.30am to 12.00 noon on race day 20th of March at our race HQ at Craughwell National School. Please arrive early to collect your race number, timing chip and technical t-shirt from the marquee at the rear of the school.Road Closure…

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Fantastic Performances in National Indoors!

Fantastic Performances in National Indoors!

Daniel Callanan-Forde and Jerry KearySilver Medallists in the U17 Long Jump and High Jump Another weekend of high-octane athletics took place in Athlone International Arena at the weekend at the National Juvenile Indoor Championships. Saturday saw some exceptional performances with the highlight being Evan Hallinan’s gold medal in the U12 boys high jump with a clearance of 1.25m having earlier placed 4th in the long jump with a fine 4.20m leap. While Sunday saw 3 more medals added with Jerry…

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