Juvenile News

Juvenile News, 6th March 2017

Training Starts Back on Wed March 15th @ 6pm

While our older athletes have been training away for the schools cross country our younger athletes have had a long break. It is now time to get back to training in preparation for the track and field season. We will start back on Wed March 15th in St Augustine’s @ 6pm. We wont train on St Patrick’s Day but a will continue every Wed and Fri right through the Easter break except for Good Friday. We look forward to seeing all out under 9 to 19 athletes back on the 15th . New members are always welcome.


The Track and Field Season will get underway on Easter Monday when St Seanan’s will host an Open Sports and Ferrybank Open Sports will be held on April 9th.

Irish Life & Health All Ireland Schools Cross Country

West Waterford athletes will make the long trek to Belfast on Friday to compete in the Irish Life & Health All Ireland Schools Cross Country. Only the top three teams in each Province and the top fifteen individuals have made it through to the All Ireland so the standard of competition will be very high in all the races with all the athletes vying to finish as high as possible. Best of luck to the following West Waterford athletes who will represent their schools in this event
Ard Scoil na nDéise – Emma Hickey, Lucy Holmes, Kate Hickey

Blackwater C.S. --- Conor Mullany
Dungarvan CBS --- Oisin O’Riordan, Cian O’Riordan, Conor Blackwell
St Augustine’s --- Aine O’Neill, Kate Killigrew, Megan Keogh, Michael Troy, Micheal Power.