Juvenile News April 15 2024


Win for Jarlath Hurney at Ferrybank Sports

A small group of athletes travelled to Waterford on Sunday for Ferrybank AC Open Sports. This event always attracts a large number of athletes from all over Munster and Leinster as it is one of the few open sports competitions in the lead up to the championship events. There were big field in all the events and a number of our athletes finished just outside the top three. Jarlath Hurney was in great form as he took the gold in the boys under 12 80m sprint race. Well done to all our athletes who competed on the day.

Win for Mario, 2nd for Andy in the Anne Valley

On Saturday the Anne Valley Challenge was held in Dunhill with a race over 5miles  for adults and a1.2k race for juveniles. Mario Zakis led the way home for a fine win in the 1.2k race with younger brother Andy taking 2nd place. Dad Ravis also got on the podium with a 3rd place in the men’s race and Grainne Moore finished 4th in the Women’s race.

Lismore Event for under 9.10.11 Athletes on Sunday April 21st.

We would encourage all our younger athlketes to head to Lismore on Sunday next for the Astro Athletics hosted by Blackwater AC. Athletes from West Waterford, KCK, Finisk Valley and Ardmore will all compete against each other in this fun event starting at 12 noon. Entry 2euro per athlete.


Programme for County Championships on Sunday April 28th

Under 9 (2016) : 60m , 300m Long Jump, Turbo Javelin, Relay

Under 10 (2015) : 60m , 500m Long Jump, Turbo Javelin,  

Under 11 (2014) : 60m , 600m Long Jump, Turbo Javelin, Relay

Under 12 (2013) :60m , 600m Long Jump, Turbo Javelin, High Jump and Shot (girls)

Under 13 (2012) : 80m , 600m, High Jump and Shot (girls)  Javelin (boys) Relay

Under 14 (2011) : 80m , 1500m, High Jump, Shot and Hanner (girls)  Javelin and Discus (boys) 

Under 15 (2010) : 100m , 1500m, 250m Hurdles, High Jump, Shot  and Hammer (girls)  Triple Jump Javelin and Discus (boys) Relay

Under 16 (2009) : 100m , 1500m, 250m Hurdles High Jump, Shot and Hammer  (girls)  Javelin and Discus (boys) Triple Jump

Under 17 & 18  (2008 &2007)) : 100m , 400m , 1500m 300mHurdles, High Jump, Shot and Hammer (girls)  Javelin  and Discus (boys)  Triple Jump Relay


Upcoming Events

Sunday April 21st Astro Athletics Lismore

Wednesday April 24th Waterford Post Primary Schools Athletic RSC 12noon

Sunday April 28th  County Championships Day 1 RSC  All ages 11am

Thursday May 2nd East Munster Schools (Girls) RSC 12noon

Wednesday May 8th East Munster Schools (Boys) Templemore 11.30

Sunday May 12th County Championships Day 2 RSC All ages



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