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Tobin Named on Irish U/23 Team for Euro XC

Good luck to Sean Tobin, Clonmel A.C. who has been named as part of the Irish U/23 Men's team for the European Cross Country Championships in Hyeres, France on Sunday 13th December. Sean who is currently studying in the University of Mississippi, USA recently finished 68th in the NCAA Cross Country Championships. See more results here.
See details of full Irish XC team here.

County Tipperary Post Primary Schools XC Championships
Wednesday 2nd December in Thurles Crokes A.C. Grounds at 11.30am
It would be greatly appreciated if all Clubs could promote this competition.
See all the details here.

Munster Juvenile "B" & Masters XC Championships
Sunday 29th November 2015 in Cappawhite, Co. Tipperary. First Juvenile race gets underway at 11.30am.
Co-Ordinates for directions are 52.58234, -8.16039 & map can be found here.

Munster Performance Squad - Day 2

Day 2 of the Munster Performance Squad for all events except for Hammer & Middle Distance takes place this Sunday, 29th November in Nenagh Indoor Stadium from 10am to 1pm. Guest coach/speaker on the day will be former International athlete, David Gillick.

GloHealth National Juvenile Uneven Age XC Championships
Can all Tipperary athletes travelling to the National Championships in Dungarvan on Sunday 6th December PLEASE BY THERE BY 10AM AT THE VERY LATEST. This applies especially to the Tipperary Girls U/11, Boys U/11 & Girls U/13 teams. If any athlete is unable to attend, please let either Nikki Hennessy or Mary Doyle know before 10am on the day.

Munster Schools AGM
The Munster Schools Athletics AGM will take place on Tuesday 1st December @ 7.30pm in the Cahir House Hotel, Cahir. All schools are welcome to attend & motions must be with the Munster Secretary by Friday 27th November.

National Throws Squad Announced

See all the details here.

Thomas Barr Crowned Irish Athlete of the Year

See more here.

National Silver for Hayde
Aimee Hayde, Newport A.C. produced a stunning run in the Girls U/14 race at the GloHealth National Juvenile Even Age Cross Country Championships in Santry on Sunday 22nd November. Hayde won individual silver a year out of her age & led the Munster team home to a gold Inter-Provincial medal. 7 other Tipperary athletes also won Inter-Provincial medals with Munster - Kate Burke, Moyglass A.C. (33rd Girls U/12 & silver team), Joe Egan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. (26th Boys U/12 & bronze team), Adam Ryan, Newport A.C. & Ted Collins, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (14th & 21st Boys U/14 & silver team), Fred Crowley, Thurles Crokes A.C. (53rd Boys U/16 & silver team). Emma Durand, Clonmel A.C. & Jean Kelly, Dundrum A.C. (30th & 52nd Girls U/18 & silver team).
Congratulations to all our athletes on such great results.
See Juvenile PRO Report here.     Results here.

McCormack & Clohisey Reign Supreme in Santry

See AAI Review & results here.

South Tipperary Post Primary Schools XC

Results     Photos

Rock & Roll Dublin Half Marathlon Opens 2016 Registrations

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Throws MasterClass

Saturday 12th & Sunday 13th December in DCU & Morton Stadium
See all the details here.

Clubs Wanted for 2016 Forest Feast Summer Camp Programme

See all the details here.

GloHealth Inter-Club Merchandise

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Missing "Throws" Shoes
Athlete is missing a new pair of black & grey Nike Hammer shoes (size 10) since the Munster Schools CE Championships in Nenagh Indoor Stadium on 14th October. Shoes would have been in a black Nike Shoe Bag at Shot Putt Area. Any help in locating them would be greatly appreciated. Contact if able to assist.

County AGM & Awards Night

The County Tipperary Athletics AGM will be held on Saturday 16th January @ 2pm in the Anner Hotel, Thurles followed by an Awards Ceremony.  Details have been sent out to all County Clubs. All motions & nominations for the AGM need to be with the County Secretary by Thursday 10th December. All nominations for the various awards need to be submitted by Thursday 3rd December.

County Indoor & Outdoor Dates for 2016

Following a County Board Meeting last week, the dates for the 2016 Indoor & Outdoor Championships have been decided. See updated 2016 Calendar here.

County Juvenile "B" Cross Country Championships

Sunday 15th November in Galbally
 Photos   See Juvenile PRO Report here.   See Results here.

County Juvenile Relay Trial Results

The County Tipperary Teams for the forthcoming Munster Juvenile Cross Country Relays were decided at a County Relay Trial in Galbally on Sunday 15th November. Thanks to all the athletes who participated & congratulations to the selected panels.
See Tipperary Teams here.

Fogarty & Lees Win County Novice "B" Titles
Angela Fogarty, Moyne A.C. & Kieran Lees, Mooreabbey Milers A.C. both took home County Novice "B" titles from Galbally on Sunday 15th November. Yvonne O'Connor, Clonmel A.C. & Louise Fogarty, Moyne A.C. took 2nd & 3rd place in the Women's race with silver & bronze in the Men's race going to Paudie Coen, Dundrum & Stephen Flanagan, Moyne A.C. Team titles went to Moyne A.C. in the Women's competition & Dundrum A.C. in the Men's competition.
See Results here.

Irish Dominate at British & Irish Masters XC
See AAI Report here.

Early Bird Offer for National 10km Championships

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O'Meara to be Inducted Into Hall of Fame

Read the details here.

Athletics Ireland Statement on WADA's Independent Commission Report
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Maunsell Brothers Compete Well in Milton Keynes XC

Brothers, Kevin & William Maunsell, Clonmel A.C. both gave excellent accounts of themselves at the Milton Keynes Cross Country race on Sunday 8th November. Kevin finished in 12th place with William in 34th. The brothers were part of a small group of Irish athletes who  travelled to the venue in preparation for the forthcoming European Cross Country Championships in December.
See more here.

Apply for Irish Schools Team Manager Positions
See details here.

Remembering in the Rain

See AAI Review of 4th Annual Remembrance 5km Run here.

Munster Titles for Hayde & Cummins
The Munster Juvenile Uneven Age & Senior XC Championships were held in Beaufort, Co. Kerry on Sunday 8th November. Aimee Hayde, Newport A.C. took the title in the Girls U/13 race with Ciara Cummins, Nenagh Olympic A.C. winning the Girls U/19 race.  Tipperary produced 11 other medal winners in the U/9 to U/19 age group & took home 5 sets of bronze Inter-County medals. Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C., Nenagh Olympic A.C. & Thurles Crokes A.C. also won team medals in the Inter-Cub competition. Congratulations to all our athletes who competed amid tough conditions on the day.

See Juvenile PRO Report here.      See Results here.

Irish Schools Record for Ryan at GloHealth Irish Schools CE

Daniel Ryan, Thurles CBS/Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. set the  AIT International Arena alight with an excellent performance in the Inter Boys competition to amass 3785 points & set a new Irish Schools record on Saturday 7th November.  Ryan, the defending Irish Schools Champion posted 3 new pbs on the day in the 60mH (8.15), Shot Putt (14.84) & 800m (2.11.46) to take gold. Tipperary's other 2 representatives, Jake Vermeer, Comeragh College/Carrick-On-Suir A.C. & Sean Mockler, Thurles CBS/Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. also produced great performances to take 4th & 5th places in the Junior Boys competition finishing on 2952pts & 2835 pts. Ryan & Vermeer will now go forward to represent Ireland at the Schools International Combined Events in the Emirates Arena, Glasgow on Saturday 12th December & we wish them both the very best of luck.
See AAI Review & results  here.

Nolan Honoured to Lead Most Successful Paralympic Team

Read all the details here.

AAI Endurance Coaches Network (ECN) Launched

See all the details here.

October Club & County Month End Registrations

See all here.

International XC Opportunities for Junior & U/23 Athletes

See all the details here.

Big Turnout for Sprint Relay Workshop in Tallaght
See more here.

County U/23 & Masters XC Championships

Sunday 1st November in Thurles Crokes A.C. Grounds
See Results here.

County Juvenile Cross Country Relay Championships

Sunday 1st November in Thurles Crokes A.C. Grounds
Juvenile PRO Report    See Results here

Upcoming Seminars

An evening with Thomas Barr, Saturday 7th November in UL @ 7pm & Sprint Research Seminar, Sunday 13th December in Sports Campus Ireland @ 12 noon. Read all the details here.

GloHealth Inspirational Performance of the Year on Irish Soil Poll

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Secondary Schools Wanted for Exciting iRunForFun Programme

See more here.

Munster Even Age & Novice XC Championships

Sunday 25th October 2015 in WIT, Waterford
See Juvenile PRO Report here.   See Results here.

Updated List for Munster Performance Squad

First session takes place this Saturday, 24th October at 10am in CIT.
See updated list (as of 21/10/15) of squad members here.
Can all Clubs please check the list again & contact all their listed athletes if they have not done so already.

Informative Female Triad/Nutrition Workshop Held

See all the details here.

Results of Open Autumn Cross Country

See details here.

Intermediate Wins for Roche & Fitzgibbon

Aine Roche, Clonmel A.C. & John Fitzgibbon, Thurles Crokes A.C. were both crowned County Intermediate Champions in the Turnpike, Two Mile Borris on Sunday 18th October. Mary Louise Ryan, Mooreabbey Milers A.C. & Phil Ryan, Ballynonty A.C. were 2nd & 3rd in the Inter Women's race with Jimmy Boland, Clonmel A.C. & Tom Blackburn, Mooreabbey Milers A.C. taking silver & bronze in the Men's race. Moyne A.C. ladies & Dundrum A.C. Men took the Team titles on the day.
Photos   See Results here     County PRO Report here

County Juvenile Uneven Age Cross Country Championships
Sunday 18th October in the Turnpike, Two Mile Borris
See Juvenile PRO Report here    See Results here

Calling All Endurance Coaches for your Views
AAI wants your views in a brief 10 question survey.
See more here.

Tobin's Journey in Mississippi to Happiness

Great to hear that Clonmel A.C. athlete, Sean Tobin is continuing his athletics success in his second year at the University of Mississippi.
See all the details here.

GloHealth Munster Schools Combined Events Championships
These Championships were held on Wednesday 14th October in Nenagh Indoor Stadium. There was gold for Daniel Ryan, Thurles CBS in the Inter Boys competition with silver for Jake Vermeer, Comeragh College & 4th place for Sean Mockler, Thurles CBS in the Junior Boys competition. These 3 athletes will now compete at the All Ireland Schools Combined Events Championships in Athlone on Saturday 7th November & we wish them the very best of luck.
See Results here.

Munster Half Marathon Championships
See updated results here.

McCormack Runs Rio Time in Chicago

Read details here.

County Juvenile Cross Country Notes

See here.

National Junior XC Panel Testing Day Held at AIT
See more here.

European Masters Shot & Discus Double for Breathnach
See more here.

Notice with Regard to Precision Timing
See here.

Novice Titles for Ryan & Hennessy
Novice Champions at the County Novice Cross Country Championships in Moyglass on Sunday 4th October were Mary Louise Ryan, Mooreabbey Milers A.C. who won the Women's title in a time of 15.29mins with Tom Hennessy, Nenagh Olympic A.C. taking the Men's title in 19.04mins.  Phil Ryan, Ballynonty A.C. & Ann Marie Boland, Clonmel A.C. won silver & bronze in the Novice Womens's race while in the Men's race, Jack Corbett, Templemore A.C. won silver with bronze for John Fitzgibbon, Thurles Crokes A.C. In the Team competitions,  Mooreabbey Milers A.C. took the Women's team title with Clonmel A.C. in 2nd & Moyne A.C. in 3rd while Thurles Crokes A.C. won the Men's title with Clonmel A.C. in 2nd place & Dundrum in 3rd.
Results        Photos 

County Juvenile Even Age & Novice Cross Country Championships

Sunday 4th October 2015 in Moyglass
See Juvenile Report here.  See Juvenile Results here

Munster Junior Endurance Squad Held at Banna
See more here.

Entries Now Open for Dungarvan 10km
Sunday 31st January 2016
See Official Website here.

Record Numbers at Tipp Primary Schools XC

Over 3,100 children entered the County Tipperary Primary Schools Cross Country Championships which were held in Thurles Crokes A.C. Grounds on Wednesday 30th September. 35 races for various school categories took place in Indian Summer conditions making it a very enjoyable event for all. Many thanks to the participating schools & their teachers & to everyone from the Tipperary County Board, our  Tipperary Clubs & the local schools for all their assistance. The event was covered by Irish TV & a programme will feature later in the season.
See Full Results here.

Seaward & Lee Lead Irish Marathon Renaissance in Berlin
Read more here.

County Juvenile Cross Country News

Read details here.

Win for O'Doherty at Tipperary Women's 10km Mini Marathon
Siobhan O'Doherty, Borrisokane A.C. was the winner of the 2015 Tipperary Women's Mini Marathon held in Clonmel on Sunday 27th September. 2nd place went to Sally Forristal, New Ross with local lady, Aine Roche, Clonmel A.C. placing 3rd.
See Results here.

Athletics Ireland Supports World Mental Health Day

See more here.

County Tipperary Juvenile Cross Country News

Read the details here.

Gillick Goes Back to His Roots to Find New Breed

Read more here.   See update here.

Heartwarming Return & Celebration for Sonia 5km in Cobh
Read the details here.

Cross Country Re-Grading

See details here.

2016 Athletics Ireland Athlete Carding Programme

See all the details here. 

O Meara's Tribute to Irish Mile Legend Niall O'Shaughnessy RIP

See more here.

English Dominates at Great North City Games

See more here.

Mageean Edges Closer to Olympic Mark in Rovereto
Read more here.

Irish 600m Record for English in Amsterdam
See more here.

Wins for Maunsell & Loughnane at County 10 Mile Road Championships

The County 10 Mile Road Championships were held in Ballynonty on Sunday 30th August. The clear winner of the race was Kevin Maunsell, Clonmel A.C. in 53.11 with Brian Murphy, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. in 2nd (55.04) & Danny Smith, Ballynonty A.C. in 3rd place (55.56). First woman home was Madeline Loughnane, Thurles Crokes A.C. in 1.07.44 with Aine Roche, Clonmel A.C. in 2nd (1.08.24) & Dymphna Ryan, Dundrum A.C. in 3rd (1.10.09). 
Full Results       County Report


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