St. Brigid's Athletic Club
St. Brigid’s Athletic Club is hosting the Geraldine Dolan Memorial Cross Country Meet on Tuesday the 9th of October 2018, at their club grounds adjacent to the St Brigid’s GFC pitch. There will be cross country signs put up to help with directions – so please look out for them.
First race at 11.00 am, with the final race set to be completed by 12.30 pm. There are races for minor girls and boys up to senior girls and boys. We will look to have all individual and team presentations completed by 1.30 pm, including the Geraldine Dolan Perpetual Cup to the best overall school.
The age groups are broken down as follows:
Minor – Under 14 on the 1st of July in the year of competition – i.e. 2018.
Junior - Under 15 on the 1st of July in the year of competition – i.e. 2018.
Intermediate - Under 17 on the 1st of July in the year of competition – i.e. 2018.
Senior - Under 19 on the 1st of July in the year of competition – i.e. 2018.
Athletes must run in their own age group except in a team event where ONE athlete from the age group immediately below may complete a team. No athlete may run in more than one race.
Prizes to be presented to the first 3 individuals and first 3 teams in each race, while individual and team points will be allocated with the best overall school receiving the Geraldine Dolan Perpetual Cup.
Entry Fee €2.00 per athlete.
I would be grateful if you could please advise us of your participation at your earliest convenience.
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Leinster Track + Field Squads Day 4 – May 5th
Day 4 of the Leinster Track and Field Squads will take place in Morton Stadium, Santry on May 5th. This event was previously scheduled for April 7th but re-scheduled due to changes in the competition dates. Registration for both squads will be in the stand in Morton stadium a half hour before each session.
The Development Squad will run from 11am-1pm. As always is open to all athletes over 12 years of age. We had a great turnout for the previous 3 days so hopefully this will continue. Events for the Development Squads are as follows:
Day 4 11am-1pm Hurdles, Middle Distance, Javelin and High Jump
The Performance Squad runs from 1pm-3pm for selected athletes only and registration is now closed. All events are covered in the Performance Squad.
Athletes on the Performance Squad can collect their T-Shirts on the day. If you cannot attend please inform a fellow athlete or coach to collect for you.
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Dates and Venues for Leinster Cross Country Fixtures
(Further details to follow)
Day 2 - Saturday 27th October, 2018 - Even Ages - Navan Adventure Sports
at Navan Racecourse, Proudstown Road, Navan, Co Meath. Hosted by Meath
Day 3 - Sunday 11th November, 2018 - Uneven Ages - Adamstown, Co Wexford
hosted by Adamstown AC and Wexford County Board.
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The event will take place in Gowran on 7th May, 2018 with a 12:00 pm start - please see attached brochure for information on the event and approx. time of remainder of races.
The event will be chip timed by My Run Results and results will be compiled on the day and medals awarded. I ask that a representative from all competing clubs/counties stay until results have been finalised to collect medals for their athletes.
Registration is online via Athletics Ireland website - here
For non declared teams it is important that the category is properly specified ie Master O35/Master O50 - Men/Women etc
Entries close on Thursday 3rd May, 2018 at 10:00 pm.
Master Teams - it is important when entering teams to ensure that team members have been entered in the correct age group ie O35 or O50. There will be no changes on the day to entered teams.
All numbers can be collected on the day at the venue no later than 11:15am. There are no late entries.
Best of luck to everyone competing in Gowran at the Road Championships.
As always we rely on the help of club and county officials to ensure the smooth running of events. Can every club and county please inform me of the name of the official who will be assisting on the day no later than Thursday 3rd May, 2018. Thank you in anticipation of your continued support.
If you have any queries you can contact me by email at
Yours in sport
Leinster Road and Cross Country Secretary
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19th February 2015
The AGM of Athletics Leinster will be held in the Keadeen Hotel, Newbridge on Thursday the 19th of February 2015 at 8.00pm sharp.
Please find attached Nominations Form, which along with all Motions should be forwarded to me before Friday the 30th of January 2015 in order to facilitate the timely dissemination to all County Boards in advance of the AGM. Motions received after this date will not be accepted for consideration.
Motions being put forward for this AGM will be considered by a Standing Orders Committee convened for such purpose, in advance of the AGM.
Can I please press upon each County Board the importance of this AGM and encourage as many Nominations and Motions as we look to put together our Team for 2015 and promote and develop Athletics within our province.
All Nominations and Motions to Martin J Heery at:
Hammondstown, Castlepollard, Co. Westmeath
Yours in Sport,
Martin J Heery
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Results for Leinster Novice and Masters Road Championships 2018 now available from Current Year Results.
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