Juvenile News

Juvenile News, 4th July 2016

Micheal Power off to Tbilisi

A group of almost thirty young athletes from Ireland will head to Tbilisi Georgia for the European Youth Championships among them will be West Waterford’s Micheal Power. Micheal will compete in the 3000m. The events will be held from the 14-17 July. The team will fly out to Tbilisi on Sunday July 10th. All in West Waterford wish Micheal the very best of luck in his first European competition

Successful Conclusion to Club Championships

The final events of the club championships were held on Wednesday last when we had long jump for boys and turbo javelin for girls. Over eighty athletes aged 8 to 14 took part over the three weeks and we will have the presentation of prizes on Wednesday next. Best of the girls was Sarah Gaffney who had three wins and finished with 6pts while in the boys Eoin Lattimore also had three wins and finished with 5pts


Under 9 Boys
1st Sam Blake 10pts
2nd Elliot Henley 14pts
3rd Oisin Navin 15pts
3rd Daniel Gould 15pts

Under 10 Boys
1st David Gaffney 6pts
2nd Paddy McCarthy 13pts
3rd Nicky Fitzpatrick 14pts
4th Joe Kelly 16pts

Under 11 Boys
1st Eoghan Lattimore 5pts
2nd Mark Power 17pts
2nd Ian Holmes 17pts
4th Daniel Coonan 18pts
4th Diarmuid Power 18pts

Under 12 Boys
1st Ronan Mansfield 9pts
2nd Aaron Ronayne 11pts
2nd Eoin Power 11pts
4th Jamie Coonan 13pts

Under 13 Boys
1st Tommy Fennell 7pts
2nd Rory Fennell 9pts
3rd Con Willans 11pts
4th Conor Fennell19pts

Girls under 9
1st Sarah Gaffney 5pts
2nd Katie Fennell 10pts
3rd Aoife O’Donovan 15pts
4th Siuin Kiely 18pts

Girls under 10& 11
1st Maebh Kiely 8pts
2nd Alanna Willans 10pts
3rd Grainne Moore 15pts
4th Aisling O’Donovan 18pts
4th Doireann Hickey 18pts

Best under 10 Eabha Hickey

Girls under 12
1st Angelina Chizhikova 7pts
2nd Ally Cunningham 14pts
3rd Hannah Mc Carthy
4th Caoimhe Prendergast 19pts
4th Rhiann Flynn 19pts

Girls under 13
1st Roisin Prunty 7pts
2nd Lara Prunty 12pts
3rd Kate Keogh 13pts
4th Leah Cunningham 17pts

Girls under 14
1st Meghan Keogh
1st Kate Killigrew
3rd Grace Power

Training will continue until the end of July. Anyone interested in competing in the Munster B championships which will be held in Waterford on Sat 30th July contact Mary Ashe