Juvenile News

Juvenile News, 03-September 2018

West Waterford Athletic Club Juvenile Notes
 
Good Turnout at Training on Wed and Friday
 
There was a very good number of athletes back in training on Wednesday and despite the gloomy weather on Friday we had a hardy group bunch out training 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.  
JB WHITE Schools Cross on Friday 21st  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 6.00pm 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
 
Coaching Course in Ballinameela
 
 Saturday Sep 15th – Assistant Coach Course – Ballinameela, Co. Waterford
Ballinameela Hall  10 am to 3.30 pm It will enable people to go on to Level 1 Coaching Course
This is the first step on the coaching ladder and we would encourage any parents who are interested in helping out in the club to take part in this course
You can register and view course details on the AAI website or via the link below. 
http://www.athleticsireland.ie/coaching/fixtures/
 
Final Throwing Competition for Aislinn O’Regan
 
 
Aislinn O’Regan will conclude what has been a very successful season for her when she competes next Saturday in the shot and discus at the IWA Munster championships. Later in the month she will again travel to Cork to join with the Rebel Wheelers where the Lord Mayor of Cork will host a mayoral reception for those who competed in the World Games in Athlone last June.
County Convention  
The annual convention of the Waterford County Board will be held in Waterford on Wed Sep 12th at 8pm. Venue to be confirmed.
 
Fixtures
 
Open Cross Country St  Senans Kilmacow Sunday Sept 30th @1pm
The county fixtures will be confirmed at the county convention and are likely to be Sunday Oct 7th for the even ages and Oct 14th for the uneven ages with the Munster even ages fixed for Kerry on Oct 21st