Juvenile News

Juvenile News, 16 April 2018

West Waterford Athletic Club Juvenile Notes
 
Good Start to Track Season for Lucy Holmes
 
The track season got under way on Sunday last with Ferrybank Open Sports in the RSC Waterford. A small number of athletes from West Waterford made the trip to Waterford to take part in this very competitive open sports. Lucy Holmes made a welcome return to form and kept the West Waterford flag flying  with a win in the girls under 17 800m.
The next track and field meet will be in Kilmacow next Sunday April 21st  when the sports that were cancelled on Easter Monday will be held.
 
Angelina Chizhikova makes Waterford Team
 
The trials for the teams to represent Waterford in the cross country event at the community games finals were held in Lemybrien on Sunday last. Angelina Chizhikova competed in the under 14 girls and finished in the top three to book her place in the community games final next month. 
 
Club Championships Start on Wednesday April 18th
 
Week 1 of the championships will see all age groups  competing  in the sprint events with the girls also taking part in long jump and the under 9,10,11 boys throwing the turbo javelin while the older boys will compete in the shot. We look forward to seeing all our young athletes in action on Wednesday.
 
County Championships Confirmed
 
The dates for the county championships have been confirmed as Sunday May 13th and Sunday May 27th both in the RSC Waterford so mark the date in your diary.
The Primary School Sports will be held every Thursday in May and the Secondary Schools Championships start with the county events in the RSC on Wed 25th April.