Juvenile News

Juvenile News, 02 September 2019

Good Turnout at Training on Wed and Friday
There was a very good number of athletes back in training on Wednesday and  on Friday but there are still a few more who have not made it back yet we look forward to seeing them in action this week as the county championships are only a couple of weeks away. We were delighted to see a large group of new athletes starting on Friday last. 
JB WHITE Schools Cross on Friday 20th  September @ 6.30pm
All schools will be notified this week of the upcoming cross country which will be held in St. Augustine’s College and will start at 6.30 pm sharp. This year the event will again be sponsored by John White of JB White Chartered Accountants. Registration will be open from 5.30
Races will be for 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th 6th class as well as 1st and 2nd year boys and girls.  
A school may be represented by as many athletes as they wish.  
Distances; 2nd class boys and girls   -     500m
                  3rd class boys and girls   -     500m
                  4th class boys and girls    -    600m
                  5th class boys and girls  -    800m
                  6th class boys and girls    -    1000m
                  1st/2nd year boys and girls  -  2000m
Trophies will be presented to the first 6 individuals and medals for the first three teams of three from the same school in each race.  
Entry fee is €2.00 per athlete payable on the night
The programme should be complete in one hour approx
A county board meeting will be held on Monday next and we should have the dates for the county championships then. The first of the Munster Cross Countries will take place in Cork on Sunday Oct 20th.