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AIT International Grand Prix
Wednesday 17th February. See details here.
It will be broadcast live on Irish TV & YouTube. Sponsored by AIT Sport, coverage of the Irish Sports Network production runs from 7pm to 10pm & can be found in Ireland on Sky 191, eirVision 191, Freesat 400 & irishtv.ie plus also live on YouTube.

January 2016 Month End AAI Registration Figures
See here.

Munster Schools XC Championships

Thursday 11th February in Tramore Valley Park, Cork
See Munster Schools Athletics FB page for photos. Video Footage on Cork Athletics here.
See Results here    AAI Review here

GloHealth National Senior Indoors Launched by Rising Stars
See AAI Link here.

National Indoor League Results 2016

See here.

The Late Cashel Riordan RIP

County Road Championships 2016

The online entry for all the 2016 County Road Championships is now open.
 Closing date for receipt of entries for the County Novice Road Championships is midnight on Friday 12th February.
All details can be found on our "Forms" page here.

Munster Intermediate Bronze for Moore


Congrats to Kevin Moore, Dundrum A.C. who ran his way to a brilliant bronze medal in the Intermediate Men's race at the Munster Junior & Intermediate Cross Country Championships in Enniskeane, West Cork on Sunday 7th February. He was joined by his team-mate Michael Moore who finished in 16th place.
See Results
here.


Double Munster Silver for Tipperary Juvenile Teams

Tipperary Boys U/12 & Girls U/14 teams both scored silver medal wins at the Munster Juvenile Inter-County Cross Country Championships in Enniskeane, West Cork on Sunday 7th February.
See Results here.


White 3rd in 200m at AAI Games
Well done to our Tipperary athletes from Nenagh Olympic A.C., Newport A.C.. Clonmel A.C. & Mooreabbey Milers A.C. who represented the County at the AAI Indoor Games in Athlone on Sunday 7th February. Paul White, Nenagh Olympic A.C. won bronze in the Men's 200m race (22.62). Other athletes who competed were Tom Hennessy (10th 800m), Michael Quilligan (4th Heat 400m), Oisin Fitzpatrick (3rd Heat 60m), Aoife Delargy (6th 400m), Margaret Mary Grace (7th Heat 800m) all Nenagh Olympic A.C., Stuart Moloney, Mooreabbey Milers (7th 3km), William Maunsell, Clonmel A.C. (7th 1500m), Eimear Lynch (8th 400m), Patrick Lynch (1st Heat 200m) & Conor Lynch (6th 400m), all Newport A.C.
See AAI Review & Results here.

Mageean Sets New National Indoor 1500m Record

See all the details here.

Annerville Award for Ryan


Congrats to Daniel Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. who was awarded the Annerville "Athletics" Award for 2015 at the Annerville Star Awards in the Clonmel Park Hotel on Saturday 23rd January. Daniel had a great year of athletics in 2015 winning 13 Munster titles & 9 National titles in Hurdles, Sprints, Long Jump, Shot Putt & Combined Events & 3 International medals & has set 8 new Munster records, 5 new National records & equalled 1 Irish Schools record. He also finished 4th in the Long Jump at the European Youth Olympics in Tbilisi, Georgia last July. Rachel Ryan, Templemore A.C. was also honoured on the night with a Special Achievement Award for her gold medal win in the 400m (in a new personal best) at the Special Olympics Summer Games in Los Angeles. See Nationalist Report here.

County Novice Road Championships 2016

Online entry is now open for the County Novice Road Championships on Sunday 14th February in Moyne at 12 noon. Closing date for receipt of entries is midnight on Friday 12th February. Individual entry only at 5 euro per athlete. All Club teams will be made up from the results. All information can be found on our "Forms" page here.

AAI Indoor Games 2016

See Start Lists here.

East Munster Schools XC Championships

See Results here along with Munster qualifiers for Munster Schools XC Championships. Venue has changed from Cork I.T. to Tramore Valley Park, Cork City.

Online Entry Now Open for County Juvenile Indoor Championships

The County U/9 to U/12 Indoor Championships take place on Saturday 27th February with the County U/13 to Junior Indoor Championships taking place on Sunday 28th February. Online Entry is now open for both these competitions & the closing date for entries is midnight on Wednesday 24th February. All details can be found on the "Forms" page here.
Online Entry Link can be found here.
See Timetables here:    U/9 to U/12         U/13 to Junior

County Road Relay Championships 2016

Sunday 31st January in Clonoulty
See results here.

County Juvenile Cross Country Notes

Read here.

Walsh & Bromell Star At GloHealth Junior & U/23 Champs

See AAI Review & Results here.

Transition Year Athletics Leaders Join Regeneration Project
Read more here.

The Tipperary Munster Star Award Winners 2015


The Munster Star Awards Banquet for 2015 took place on Saturday 30th January in the Listowel Arms Hotel, Co. Kerry. Tipperary Award Winners on the night were Miriam Daly, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. (Best Juvenile Tipperary Female T&F Athlete), David Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. (Best Juvenile Tipperary Male T&F Athlete), Twins Leanne & Darren Prout, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. (Best Munster Junior Female & Male athletes), Ciara Cummins, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (Best Juvenile Tipperary XC Athlete), Genevieve Rowland & John Dwyer, Templemore A.C. (Best Munster Senior Female & Male Athletes). Congratulations to all our Award Winners.
See Awards Booket here. Photos here.

Munster Juvenile Inter-County Cross Country Relays

Sunday 7th February in Enniskeane, West Cork
Good luck to all our young athletes who will be taking part.
See Tipperary teams here.


Ireland's Next Generation On Show

GloHealth National Junior & U/23 Indoor Championships
Sunday 31st January in AIT Arena
See Start Lists, Timetable & AAI Preview here


Online Entry Now Open for Munster Juvenile Indoor Championships
Closing date for Munster U/9 to U/12 Championships is midnight on Friday 5th February & for Munster U/13 to U/19 Championships, the closing date is Friday 12th February. Online Entry only through Club Secretaries.
All details can be found here.

County Road Relay Championships 2016

Sunday 31st January @ 12 noon
Please note the venue for the Relays is Clonoulty GAA Complex, Clonoulty.
There is no online entry for this competition. Team should just turn up & enter on the day. This applies to this competition only. 


County Senior Athletics News

See notes here

GloHealth Intermediate, Masters & Juvenile "B" XC Championships
Well done to our Juvenile athletes, Orla Ryan & Kate Ferncombe, Dundrum A.C., Emma Murray, Coolquill A.C., Jack Hickey, Moyney A.C. & Conor Ryan, Templemore A.C. on their individual medal wins & to the Tipperary Boys U/15 & U/17 teams who won silver & bronze medals.
Photos     See Results here. See Juvenile PRO Report here.

County Master Road Championships - Change in Date
Due to a clash in dates with the Munster Road Championships, the County Master Road Championships have been changed from Sunday 3rd April to Sunday 21st February in Clonmel.

Records for Nenagh Olympic & Carrick at Munster Juvenile Indoor Relays
Two new records were set by Nenagh Olympic A.C. in the Boys U/13 4 x 100m (54.87) & Carrick-On-Suir A.C. Girls U/17 4 x 200m team (1.46.11) at the Munster Juvenile Indoor Relay Championships in Nenagh Indoor Stadium on Sunday 24th January. In the U/9 to U/12 age groups there was gold for Templemore A.C. in the Girls U/9 with bronze in the Boys U/10 & Girls U/12. Nenagh Olympic A.C. won gold in the Boys U/10 & bronze in the Boys U/12 with silver for Carrick-On-Suir A.C. in the Boys U/11. In the older age categories, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. won gold in the Girls U/16 & U/17 & silver in the Boys U/17, Templemore A.C. won gold in the Boys U/17 & silver U/14 & U/18 & bronze in Girls U/14 with gold for Nenagh Olympic A.C. in the Boys U/13, silver in Girls U/17 & bronze in the Boys U/14 & Girls U/15.
Results : U/9 to U/12       U/13 to U/19

Gold for McEvoy at GloHealth National Indoor Combined Events Championships
Joseph McEvoy, Nenagh Olympic A.C. scored a gold medal win in the Boys U/16 competition at the National Juvenile Combined Events Championships in AIT Arena, Athlone on Saturday 23rd January jumping a pb of 1.89m in the High Jump. Orla Winston, Clonmel A.C. picked up a silver medal in the Girls U/15 with 4th place finishes for Joshua Egan, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (Boys U/15) & team-mate, Sean Carolan (Boys U/16). Adrian Young, Templemore A.C. finished 6th in the Master O/50 category, Declan Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. was 7th in the Youth Men's competition with 9th place finishes for Ava Fennessy, Clonmel A.C. (Girls U/15) & Brian Naughton, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (Boys U/16).
See Results here.

Records for O'Dwyer & Ryan at Munster Pole Vault Champs
The Munster Juvenile Pole Vault Championships took place on
Sunday 24th January 2016 in Nenagh Indoor Stadium where the County was well represented by athletes from Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. & Nenagh Olympic A.C. Both Adam O'Dwyer & Declan Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. set new records in the Boys U/15 (3.20m) & Boys U/18 (2.80m) competitions with gold also for their Club-mate Anna Ryan in the Girls U/15 competition. Emily Tierney, Nenagh Olympic A.C. won a silver medal in the Girls U/17 with a 4th place finish for older sister, Aoife in the Girls U/19 competition & 4th also for Club-mate Sean Carolan in the Boys U/16 competition.
See Results here.

Leevale Set for State of the Art Facility

Read more here.

Endurance Coaches Network Itinerary & Details Jan 23rd

See more here.

Get your GloHealth Indoor Season Tickets
Details here.

Successful First County Tipperary Athletics Awards Night Held



The First ever County Tipperary Athletics Star Awards were held with great success in the Anner Hotel on Saturday 16th January.  Among the guests present on the night were Colin Byrne, Athletics Ireland RDO for Tipperary, Mossie Woulfe, Chairman of Munster Athletics, Liam Hennessy, Athletics Ireland /European Athletics Council & Seamus Hanafin, Chairman of Tipperary County Council. Congratulations to our Award Winners: Sharlene Mawdsley, Newport A.C. & Daniel Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. (Juvenile T&F), Ciara Cummins, Nenagh Olympic A.C. & Fred Crowley, Thurles Crokes A.C. (Juvenile Cross Country), Siobhan O'Doherty, Borrisokane A.C. & Sean Tobin, Clonmel A.C. (Senior Athletes) & Sean Naughton, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (Hall of Fame). See Awards Booklet here.  
Photos           Press Release here.


Book Your Club Child Protection Training

See all the details here.

Kyle Awarded IOC Women & Sport Diploma

See more here.

DCH & Tallaght Top Round 1 of National Indoor League

See more here.

McCormack Finishes a Fighting 3rd in Muddy Antrim

See all the details here.

Munster Senior & Master Indoor Championships

Sunday 17th January 2016 in Nenagh Indoor Stadium
See  Results  here.
40 new Records were set on the day. See List of Record Breakers here.

Our First Ever Tipperary Athletics Star Award Winners

Congratulations to our Award Winners: Sharlene Mawdsley, Newport A.C. & Daniel Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. (Juvenile T&F), Ciara Cummins, Nenagh Olympic A.C. & Fred Crowley, Thurles Crokes A.C. (Juvenile Cross Country), Siobhan O'Doherty, Borrisokane A.C. & Sean Tobin, Clonmel A.C. (Senior Athletes) & Sean Naughton, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (Hall of Fame).

Juvenile Success at Celtic Nations Cross Country

See all here.

1st Draft of Irish Record Progressions Published

See more here.

Athletics Ireland Response to 2nd WADA Report

See details here.

County Senior & Master Indoor Championships

Sunday 10th January 2016 in Nenagh Indoor Stadium
See Results here.


Moyne 5km Walk,/Jog/Run
Sunday 24th January at Moyne Sportfield at 12 noon
See all the details here.


Munster Marathon & Half Marathon Championships 2016
The Munster Marathon & Half Marathon Championships will take place on 1st May in Limerick in conjunction with the Barringtons Hospital Great Limerick Run. There will be a number of categories for runners including Senior, Masters & Team Categories. To register, go to www.greatlimerickrun.com. 

 

Endurance Coaches Network Day 1 Jan 23rd Full & Closed

See all details here.

Affiliate Your Club & County Now with AAI

Details

Fionnuala 2nd as Irish Impress at Great Edinburgh XC

See all the details here.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

GloHealth 4km XC & Juvenile "B" & Inter County Relays POSTPONED
Please note that due to bad weather conditions, the AAI have taken the decision to postpone the GloHealth 4km Cross Country & Juvenile "B" & Inter-County Relay Championships scheduled for Saturday 9th January. in ALSAA. The National Juvenile "B" & Inter County Relay Championships will now be held on Sunday 24th January in Dundalk I.T. with a date to be advised for the GloHealth 4km race.
See AAI Notice here.


Nolan Takes Double Munster Sprint Titles

Emily Nolan, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. was the standout performer for Tipperary at the Munster Junior & U/23 Indoor Championships in Nenagh Indoor Stadium on Sunday 3rd January winning both the Junior Women's 60m & 200m titles. Simon Archer, Templemore A.C. also shone in the U/23 Men's competition winning the 200m & taking silver in both the 60m & High Jump. Nenagh Olympic A.C. duo, Paul White & Tom Hennessy also won gold in the U/23 400m & 800m with silver for team-mate Michael Quilligan in the Junior 400m & double bronze for Oisin Fitzpatrick in the U/23 60m & Long Jump. Nenagh continued their winning streak with gold for Deirbhile Ryan in the Junior Shot Putt & Aoife Delargy in the Junior 800m, bronze for Alannah Deering in the Junior 800m & silver for their Junior Women's 4 x 200m Relay team.
See Results here.


Gold & Silver for Tobin & Alexander at Munster Walks
The Munster Junior, Senior & Masters Walks Championships were held on Sunday 3rd January in Nenagh Indoor Stadium. There was a gold medal win for Anthony Tobin, Clonmel A.C. in the Junior Men's 5km Walk with silver for Ross Alexander, Coolquill A.C. in the Master Men's 3km Walk.
See Results here.

Munster Combined Events Gold for Bergin & McEvoy
The Munster Juvenile & Youth Combined Event Championships took place in Nenagh Indoor Stadium on Saturday 2nd & Sunday 3rd January. There were gold medal wins for Ceola Bergin, Templemore A.C. in the Girls U/11 with Joseph McEvoy, Nenagh Olympic A.C. also taking home gold in the Boys U/16 competition. Silver medals were won by Neassa Towey, Templemore A.C. (Girls U/13) & Ava Fennessy, Clonmel A.C. (Girls U/15) with bronze medals for Alex Reynolds, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (Boys U/13) & Orla Winston, Clonmel A.C. (Girls U/15).
Girls Results     Boys Results

AAI & Munster Juvenile Competition Booklets for 2016
See AAI Competition Booklet here
See Munster Juvenile Indoor Competition Booklet here

Munster Junior & U/23 Men's Indoor Championships

Saturday 2nd January 2016 in Nenagh Indoor Stadium
See Results here.

County Teams for National Juvenile Inter-County Relays

Good luck to our Girls U/12 & U/14 County Cross Country Relay Teams who will be participating in the GloHealth Inter-County Relays on Saturday 9th January in ALSAA.
See Teams here.


Munster Junior & U/23 Indoor Championships
See Start Lists here for Munster Junior & U/23 Indoor Championships on Saturday 2nd & Sunday 3rd January in Nenagh Indoor Stadium. Any errors or omissions should be notified to Padraig Kelly as soon as possible on 086 8689599 or e-mail indoorsecretary@munsterathletics.com


Munster Convention 2016

The 2016 Munster Convention takes place on Saturday 6th February 2016 @ 12 noon in the Blarney Golf Resort Hotel, Co. Cork (same venue as Munster Star Awards earlier this year). All nominations & motions should be sent to Munster Admin Secretary, Esther Fitzpatrick by Saturday 23rd January 2016.

Clonmel A.C. Best County Senior XC Club for 2015

See Points Table here.

Patsy Fitzgerald Celebratory 3km Race CANCELLED

Please note that the 3km Patsy Fitzgerald Celebratory Road Race in Glengoole scheduled for SUNDAY 27th DECEMBER has now been cancelled due to a bereavement in the house where the plaque was to be unveiled.

Munster Star Awards for Tipp Athletes

The Munster Star Awards have been announced for 2015. Congratulations to Miriam Daly, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. & David Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. (Best Tipperary Female & Male Indoor & T&F Athletes), Ciara Cummins, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (Best Tipperary Juvenile Cross Country Athlete), Leanne & Darren Prout, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. (Best Munster Junior Female & Male Athletes) & Genieve Rowland & John O'Dwyer, Templemore A.C. (Best Munster Senior Female & Male Athletes).
See List of Award Winners here.


Nenagh Olympic A.C. Open Indoor Competitions

Nenagh Olympic A.C. will be holding the first of two Open Indoor Competitions on Saturday 16th January starting at 10am in Nenagh Indoor Stadium. The competition will be for U/13 to Junior athletes. See the details here.  A second competition for U/9 to U/12 athletes will take place on Saturday 6th February @ 11am. See details here.

McCormac to Run for Europe & Celtic Teams for Edinburgh XC

See all the details here including the Irish teams for the Celtic Cross Country.

New Club Login Details for 2016

AAI have recently issued all Clubs with new Usernames & Passwords for Online Registration & Competition Entry. If any Club has not received such details from AAI, please e-mail ahoey@munsterathletics.com.

A Celebration for Tipp Running Legend, Patsy Fitzgerald

To celebrate the upcoming 80th birthday of the great Tipperary Cross Country athlete, Patsy Fitzgerald, a 3km road race starting from Glengoole Sports Field in his native village of Glengoole, has been organised for Sunday 27th December at 12 noon.  This commemorative race will celebrate Patsy Fitzgerald's athletic achievements which include winning 34 gold medals in a 10 year career which started in 1946. A plaque will be unveiled after the race (around 1pm) & a souvenir booklet will be presented to Patsy. All are welcome to attend so it would be great to see runners & spectators alike descend on the village of Glengoole to celebrate with a Tipperary Running Legend.
Read more about Patsy Fitzgerald here.


Next Session of the Munster Performance Squad

Monday 28th December from 10am to 1pm in Nenagh Indoor Stadium is the next  Munster Performance Squad Session. Events that will NOT be covered on the day are Middle Distance, Hammer, Long Jump & Triple Jump. Athletes on those squads will be contacted with an alternative session by their co-ordinators. Events covered on the day will be 100m, 200m, 400m, long & short hurdles, pole vault, high jump, shot putt, discus, javelin, walks & combined events. Can all Clubs please ensure that all their athletes named on these squads are notified. See Squad List here.

Hafsteinsson Drives Home Hard Message at Throws Master Class
See all the details here.

4k the Perfect Distance for the New Year

See more here.

New Online Member Registration System with Primo Events
See all the details here.

GloHealth National "B" Cross Country Championships

Please see important information from County Juvenile Cross Country Secretary, Nikki Hennessy below regarding GloHealth National Juvenile "B" Cross Country Championships.
Important Info

Munster/County Online Entry System
Please note that all athletes have to be registered with the AAI for 2016 before they can be entered for any 2016 Munster/County competitions. The AAI Registration system for 2016 should be up & running from today (16th December). Details on the first County Online competition (Senior & Masters Indoor Championships) on 10th January will be circulated to all Clubs shortly.

European Bronze for Irish Women's Cross Country Team

See AAI Review & Irish results here.

Schools International Combined Events Championships
Well done to our two athletes, Jake Vermeer, Comeragh College/Carrick-On-Suir A.C. & Daniel Ryan, Thurles CBS/Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. who both competed at the Schools International Combined Events Championships in the Emirates Arena, Glasgow on Saturday 12th December. Vermeer won a bronze team medal with the Irish Junior Boys team finishing 8th overall. Ryan was unfortunate in picking up an injury in his 4th event, the long jump forcing him to withdraw from the competition & finishing in 12th place. Leading by over 300 points & on course to break the record before his injury, Ryan posted big pbs in the Shot Putt (15.97m) & the 200m (22.65) & still won a silver team medal with the Irish Inter Boys team.
AAI Review here.  See Results here.   Munster Report here.    Photos here.


County Titles for Healy, Boland, Ryan & McCormack

The County Junior & Senior Cross Country Championships took place on Sunday 13th December in LIT Clonmel. There were County Junior titles for Orla Healy, Moyne A.C. & Michael Boland, Dundrum A.C. Senior titles went to Phil Ryan, Ballynonty A.C. & Niall McCormack, Clonmel A.C. with Clonmel A.C., Moyne A.C. & Mooreabbey Milers A.C. winning gold, silver & bronze in the Women's team event. In the Men's team event, the "A" winners were  Clonmel A.C., Dundrum A.C. & Mooreabbey Milers A.C. while in the "B" section medals went to Dundrum A.C., Clonmel A.C. & Mooreabbey Milers A.C.
See Full Results here     County Report here.

Important Info Re. Munster & National Juvenile XC Relays
Please see below important letter from County Cross Country Secretary regarding the County Juvenile Relay teams for both Munster & National competitions. Can all Clubs with athletes on the teams please reply without delay.
See letter here      Munster Teams here     National Teams here

Register for First Endurance Coaches Network Meeting

See more here.

Primo Events to Host Online Registration System for AAI Competitions
See more here.

Change of Venue for Throws Master Class

Now moved to Blackrock Collge. See details here.

Jennings 4th in World 50k
See details here.

North Tipperary Primary Schools Indoor Competition 2015

Wednesday 4th November 2015 in Nenagh Indoor Stadium
See updated results here.


County Tipperary Cross Country Points 2015

See details here.

Munster & Munster Regional Schools Dates for 2016

The Cross Country & Track & Field Dates for 2016 for the Munster Schools  & Munster Regional Schools competitions have now been added to the Fixtures List. See list here.

Change in Munster Competition Dates for 2016

Due to clashes with National dates, the following Munster competition dates have been changed:-
Munster Juvenile Indoor Relays now take place on Sunday 24th January
Munster Convention takes place on Saturday 6th February
Munster Intermediate & Junior Cross Country & Juvenile Inter-County Relay Championships now take place on Sunday 7th February.
See updated Munster Fixtures list here.



National Gold for Hayde

Aimee Hayde, Newport A.C. was the standout Juvenile performer for Tipperary at the GloHealth National Juvenile Uneven Age Cross Country Championships in Dungarvan on Sunday 6th December. Hayde, winner of a National silver medal in the Girls U/14 race in Santry two weeks ago went one better in Waterford to claim the gold medal in the Girls U/13 race.  She also won a silver Inter-Provincial medal with Munster. Joe Egan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. & Cian Hodgins, Nenagh Olympic A.C. also won individual medals placing 5th & 9th in the Boys U/11 race with both also winning silver Inter-Provincial medals with Munster with Tipperary placing 4th in the Inter-County competition. Darragh Stakelum, Thurles Crokes A.C. also won an individual medal in the Boys U/13 placing 7th overall & a silver Inter-Provincial medal with Munster. Best of our Novice athletes was William Maunsell, Clonmel A.C. who placed 4th overall in the Men's race
Photos     See Tipp Juvenile Report here.   See AAI Review here.   Results here.

Templemore Fit4Life Christmas Cracker 5km Run
Sunday 6th December at 10.30am starting at the Templemore Town Square. Registration from 9.30am onwards. Flat Course suitable for all level of runners. Your support would be greatly appreciated.
See Poster here.

Big Numbers Set for GloHealth National Novice & Uneven Age XC
Sunday 6th December in Dungarvan. See AAI Preview, Course Map, Timetable & Start Lists here. Good luck to all our Tipperary athletes who will be taking part.

Online Entry Open for upcoming Munster Indoor Competitions
Online entry is now open for the Munster Junior & U/23 Indoor Championships, the Munster Juvenile & Youth Indoor Pentathlons & the Munster Senior & Masters Indoor Championships. All details including online entry link can be found here.
Closing date for Junior, U/23 Indoors & Juvenile/Youth Pentathlons is midnight on Thursday 24th December & for the Senior & Masters Indoors, the closing date if midnight on Friday 8th January.


Job Opportunity for High Performance Department

See all the details here.

New AAI Photograph & Film Guidelines

See details here.

Club Call for Fit4Youth Programme

See more here.

AAI November Registration Figures
See details here.

Tipperary Post Primary Schools XC Championships 2015
The County Tipperary Post Primary Schools Cross Country Championships were held in Thurles Crokes A.C. Grounds on Wednesday 2nd December. Best overall Girls School went to the Ursuline Thurles, best Boys School was Clonmel High School & Best Community/Mixed School was Scoil Ruain, Killenaule.
See Results here.     Report here.

Munster "B" Titles for Kennedy, Deering & Ryan

The Munster Juvenile "B" & Masters Cross Country Championships were held in Cappawhite on Sunday 29th November. Dara Kennedy, Newport A.C. (U/11), Allanah Deering, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (U/17) & Conor Ryan, Templemore A.C. (U/17) were all crowned Munster "B" Champions with silver for Ava O'Dwyer, Thurles Crokes A.C. (U/9) & bronze for  Killian Whelan, Clonmel A.C. (U/9) & Chloe Carroll, Templemore A.C. (U/11).  Tipperary had 17 other athletes who finished in a top 12 position with Munster team titles won by the County Girls U/9 & Boys U/17 teams, silver for the Boys U/9 & U/11 & bronze for the Girls U/11 & Boys U/13 County teams. 
See Juvenile PRO Report here.   See Results here.


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.


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

See here.

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

View here.

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 munsterschoolssecretary@gmail.com 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

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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
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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

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AAI Endurance Coaches Network (ECN) Launched

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October Club & County Month End Registrations

See all here.

International XC Opportunities for Junior & U/23 Athletes

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Big Turnout for Sprint Relay Workshop in Tallaght
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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

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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

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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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