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U11 All-Irelands / End of Year Review

U11 All-Irelands / End of Year Review

Year 3 for our under 11s finished as it has done each year – a sense of tremendous achievement, enormous potential and no shortage of drama. While we left Donegal last year without medals, we knew we had areas where we could compete for medals in 2014 . And compete we did.

U11s Perform Heroically in Sligo

U11s Perform Heroically in Sligo

Another year, more drama and ultimately more success than disappointment when we look back on the Connachts in Sligo for u11s in 2014. The day kicked off with a measure of the latter, when the u11 Girls Relay team (Alex Slamas, Rebecca Lynch, Rebekah Flynn, Emily Miskella sub Caoimhe Connolly) failed to qualify for the All-Irelands for the first time. This was a disappointment for a team that had won the County title in such style, but the margins get…

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Impressive U11s Performances in Dangan!

Impressive U11s Performances in Dangan!

With 50 entered competitors, Craughwell A.C.’s u11s group were the county’s largest club group in any age-group last Saturday. Of those 50, more than half were from schools outside Craughwell N.S. and it is the parents of many of some of these new children who have directly contributed to our under 11s sweeping the (medal) board in Javelin and Long Jump through their input at thursday training. We wish to thank in particular John McDonagh, Noel Keane and Kevin Quirke…

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Excellent Performances in U10 Cross Country

Excellent Performances in U10 Cross Country

Our Under 10s have been experiencing the joys of fair-weather cross-country via the schools competitions to date – and with much success.  However, today in Loughrea, it was more like the wet weather and damp under-foot conditions one comes to expect.  There has been much more focus this year on endurance and middle-distances in training this term and the end-result was a series of great performaces from all our under 10 competitors. First up, the girls race saw a top-class…

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