Juvenile News

Juvenile News, 27th February 2017

Success for Niall Blackwell in Munster Indoors

Niall Blackwell was the only athlete from West Waterford who travelled to Nenagh last weekend to compete at the Munster juvenile indoor championships.
Niall competed in both the 800m and 1500m under 19. He continued the good form shown in the recent Munster schools cross country finishing 4th in the 800m 9in 2m13 but was on the podium for the 1500m when finishing second in a time of 4m.32. This was a good speed session for Niall as he prepares to run 5000m on the track during the summer.

Presentation of All Ireland Medals

Last Wednesday we had a short gathering will our juvenile athletes who competed in the All Ireland B championships when we formally presented all thirty five medals to our young athletes and also to introduce the John Smyth Cup for the best club at the championships which was won by West Waterford A.C.

Training for Schools All Ireland Cross Country

Training continues for those who have qualified to represent their schools at the Irish Life Health All Ireland Schools Cross Country in Belfast on March 11th.
Training Monday @ 6.00 in the Friary, Wednesday @ 4.00 in the Friary and Saturday morning @10.00 in Colligan.