Sports Star of the Year Nomination

We want to congratulate Elizabeth Morland who has been nominated for Sports Star of the Year by Duleek & District News, we wish her all the best on the night. Tickets are available now from Duleek & District office.

Leinster Schools Combined

Well done to our 5 club athletes who competed for their secondary schools at the Leinster Combined Event in Abbotstown yesterday. It was the first combined event for Doireann Power and Isabella Gogan, and first indoor combined event for Nia Hetherton and Aoife Rohan. They all did very well. Amy Callaghan placed second in the Intermediate event and qualified for the national finals in November.

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COMPETITION TIME ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE

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COMPETITION TIME, we have two tickets to “Abba Esque” who will be playing in Donaghmore Ashbourne GAA Club on Saturday 21st September at 8pm, up for grabs. If you would like a chance of winning them, head over to our Facebook page and just tag the person you’d like to bring with you. This night is being held in support of the “John Gough Trust” and it would be great if you can support this worthy cause. Draw will take place on Thursday the 19th of September.

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Training

Training resumes next week for the following:-

Monday 2nd Sept 7-8pm for U10 years to U14 years
Tuesday 3rd Sept 7-8.30pm for U13 years to Snrs
Wednesday 4th Sept 7-8.30pm for U12 years to Snrs
Friday 6th Sept 5-6.30pm for U11 years to Snrs High Jump
Saturday 7th Sept 11-12.30pm for U12 years to Snrs (Including Hurdles)

Thursday night training group Age 6 years to Age 11 years, training will resume on Thursday the 12th of September from 7pm to 8pm.

All members are asked to come prepared to training with correct footwear, light rain clothes and drink.

Community Games National Finals

Four members made the trip down to Limerick last weekend to compete in the Community Games National Finals. First up early on Saturday morning was Lee Callaghan, competing in the Javelin event Lee competed very well with the heavier weight of 500g to place 6th overall.   On Saturday afternoon Aoife Rohan was competing in the Hurdles, having sailed through her heat on Saturday and her semi final on Sunday morning,  in the final Aoife ran brilliantly and was unlucky to miss out on medal position by one place.  On Saturday afternoon, Amy Callaghan competed in the High Jump and jumped very well to secure the Silver medal, while on Saturday evening competing in the Discus, Niamh Quinn threw her way to securing her medal coming 4th, well done to all.

National Senior Championships

On Saturday and Sunday, the 27th and 28th of July two of our Senior team athletes competed at the National Senior Championships in Morton Stadium, Santry. Elizabeth Morland won the javelin with a PB throw of 46.60m, she also came third in the shot put with a throw of 12.45m. Michael O’Sullivan narrowly missed out on the final of the men’s discus with a throw of 32.16m to come ninth. With the end of the 2019 track and field season upon us the club would like to congratulate our athletes on their performances over the year and wish them all the best on the off-season break and pre-season training.