Juvenile News

Juvenile News, september 09-2018

 
 
JB WHITE Schools Cross Country on Friday 21st September.
 
 
Arrangements are well under way for the Primary Schools Cross Country on Friday September 21st. The course will be open from 5.30 with the first race for 2nd class girls leading off the programme at 6.30pm. This event is open to all primary school students in the West Waterford area. There will be races for boys and girls in 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th. There will also be races for 1st and 2nd year post primary schools.
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
 
 
Prizes will be awarded for the first six in each race and also for the top three teams with three athletes to score. The event will take place in St Augustine’s College. This is the eight year that West Waterford Athletic Club has organized this event and the numbers competing have grown each year.
Entry fee is €2.00 per athlete payable on the night
The programme should be complete in one hour approx. 
Once again John White of JB White’s Chartered Accountants is sponsoring the event and we thank him for his continued support.
 
 
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/
 
 
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.
 
 
Munster Cross Country Development Squad
 
 
Four athletes from West Waterford Micheal Power, Niall Blackwell, Cian O’Riordan and Lucy Holmes have been selected to the Munster Cross Country Development Squad. They will have their first weekend camp in Banna Strand later in the month. All the details are on the Athletics Ireland website.
 
 
Fixtures
 
 
Friday 21st Sept. WWAC Primary and Secondary Schools Cross Country 
St Augustine’s College 6pm
 
Sunday 30th Sept. St. Senan’s Open Cross Country Kilmacow
 
Sunday 7th Oct County Championships under 8, 10,12,14,16,18 Junior and Seniors St Augustines College 11am start To be confirmed
 
Sunday 14th Oct County Championships under 9,11,13,15,17,19
St Augustines College 11am start To be confirmed
 
Sunday 21nd Oct Munster under 10,12,14,16,18, Novice ,under 23 Co Kerry