timetable/programme of events for the annual 4 Counties track meet at Tullamore Harriers this Friday, May 19th

May 19th, 2017

4 Counties TF at Tullamore 19 May2017 Inter-county Match Programme

Connacht Outdoor Track & Field Championships for juvenile athletes U14+

May 16th, 2017

Saturday 17 June 2017 at Sligo IT

 U14+athletes: Max 3 events plus relay team

Parents must email the entry for their child into the Club account:   longfordac@gmail.com

Child’s name, Date Of Birth, and list max 3 events and if they want to be on relay team

Entries are due by 5th June 2017

 

Girls/Boys U14

Born 2004

Girls/Boys U15

Born 2003

Girls/Boys U16

Born 2002

Girls/Boys U17

Born 2001

80m Sprint 100m Sprint 100m Sprint 100m Sprint
75m Hurdles 80m Hurdles 100m Hurdles 110m Hurdles
      — 250m Hurdles 250m Hurdles 250m Hurdles
200m 200m 200m 200m & 400m
800m 800m 800m 800m
1500m 1500m 1500m 1500m
      —     — 3000m 3000m
2000m Walk 2000m Walk 3000m Walk 3000m Walk
High Jump High Jump High Jump High Jump
Long Jump Long Jump Long Jump Long Jump
Shot Put Shot Put Shot Put Shot Put
Javelin                        Javelin                        Javelin                        Javelin                       
Discus Discus Discus Discus
Hammer Hammer Hammer Hammer
      — Pole Vault Pole Vault Pole Vault
      — Triple Jump Triple Jump Triple Jump
4X100m Relay 4X100m Relay 4X100m Relay 4X100m Relay

 

The Connacht top 4 in each individual event per age group qualify to go forward to Athletics Ireland National Finals over 3 dates in July.

Important to note:

National Outdoor Relay Championships  Sunday 2nd July at AIT. U13, U15, U17 4X100m teams are at 12 noon. U12, U14, U16 & U18 4X100m teams are at 3pm

National “B” Outdoor Track & Field Championships, Sat 15th July at Tullamore – this is only for juveniles that have competed in the Connacht Outdoor Championship in June in u12-16 age group that have NOT qualified for Nationals in any event. You are allowed to enter 2 events: sprint, middle distance, long jump, shot putt and high jump.

Connacht Outdoor Track & Field Championship

May 10th, 2017

for U9-11 age group AND U12 and U13 juveniles as individuals

on Saturday 10th June at Sligo IT

 

U9-11 (Born 2009-2008-2007, must stay in their own age group) work together as a pair/team so the child MUST have a partner in order to enter. They can do two events only, with the same or two different partners. Their combined times/distances are added together for team scoring. Medals for 1st, 2nd, 3rd pair (NOT individual) in each event.

If we have 4 boys/girls of the same year we will enter them as a relay team so they can gain more experience on the track.

 

Parents must email the entry for their child into the Club account:   longfordac@gmail.com

Child’s name, Date Of Birth, and list the 2 events and if they want to be on relay team

 

Entries are due by 30th May 2017

 

U9-11 can choose two events only

 

U9 Girls/Boys U10 Girls/Boys U11 Girls/Boys
Born 2008 Born 2007 Born 2006
60m 60m 60m
300m 500m 500m
Long Jump Long Jump Long Jump
Turbo Javelin Turbo Javelin Turbo Javelin
4X100m Relay 4X100m Relay 4X100m Relay

The top 3 pairs in each event in each age group qualify to go forward to the:

National Juvenile Track & Field U9-11 Children’s Games

Venue: Tullamore, Co. Offaly

Date: 24th June 2017

Time: 11.00 a.m.

 

U12 and U13 athletes: Max 3 events plus relay team

Parents must email the entry for their child into the Club account:   longfordac@gmail.com

Child’s name, Date Of Birth, and list max 3 events and if they want to be on relay team

 

Entries are due by 30th May 2017

 

Girls/Boys U12

Born 2006

 

Girls/Boys U13

Born 2005

60m Sprint 80m Sprint
    —- 60m Hurdles
600m 600m
High Jump High Jump
Long Jump Long Jump
Shot Put Shot Put
Turbo Javelin                        Javelin                       
4X100m Relay 4X100m Relay

 

The top 4 in Connacht qualify (except only 3 in the 600m) to go forward to AI National finals on the following dates:

Outdoor Relays: Sun 2nd July at AIT. U13,15,17 are at 12 noon. U12,14,16 &18 are at 3pm

Day 1: Sat 8th July at Tullamore (600m/800m, hurdles and some field events)

Day 2: Sun 9th July at Tullamore (sprints, 3000m, more field events)

Day 3: Sun 16th July at Tullamore (200m, 1500m, 250m Hurdles, more field events)

National “B” Outdoor Track & Field Championships, Sat 15th July at Tullamore – this is only for juveniles that have competed in the Connacht Outdoor Championship in June in u12-16 age group that have NOT qualified for Nationals in any event. You are allowed to enter 2 events: sprint, middle distance, long jump, shot putt and high jump.

Annual 4 Counties Track & Field Midlands Inter-County Match

May 9th, 2017

Friday 19th May 2017, starts at 6.30pm sharp, at Tullamore Harriers Stadium

Sprint, Middle Distance, Long Jump, Turbo Javelin & Shot Putt For U9-14 Age groups:

U9 = born in 2009                                                                              

U10 = born in 2008                                                                            

U11 = born in 2007                                                                            

U12 = born in 2006                                                                            

U13 = born in 2005

U14 = born in 2004

No pre-registration needed.  Just come on the night and try all the events to see which ones you like best. Cost €5 per child. Wear white shorts, white socks and Blue Longford AC singlet.

 

Timetable

Longford AC Competitors at AIT Saturday April 29th

May 3rd, 2017

Results from AIT Saturday April 29th

May 3rd, 2017

Under 9 girls       Under 9 Boys  Under  10 girls   Under 10 boys

60 meter             60 meter         60 meter            60 meter

1st Ailbhe Mulligan 4th Aaron Hall  1st Rachel Keenan 1st Cormac Mulligan

2nd Natalie McEntire                      2nd Ailbhe Foley   2nd  Conor Wright

Same results in the re-run

300 meter           300 meter      500 meter           500 meter

1st Ailbhe Mulligan 4th Aaron Hall  1st Rachel Keenan 1st Cormac Mulligan

2nd Eleanor O Reilly                      2nd  Ailbhe Foley    2nd Padraig Mulligan

                                                                                 3rd Sean Greally

                                                                                 4thConor   Wright

Longjump             Longjump    Longjump         LongJump             

2nd Ailbhe Mulligan No Medals      2nd Ailbhe Foley 3rd Padraig Mulligan

Turbo Javelin       Turbo Javelin  Turbo Javelin  Turbo Javelin

1st Ailbhe Mulligan No Medals    2nd Rachel Keenan  1st Cormac Mulligan

2nd Eleanor O Reilly                                                 2nd Senan McWeeney

3rd Roisin Fagan                                                      3rd  Conor Wright

Under 11 Girls              Under 11   boys        

60 meter                        60 meter

1 st Aoife Farrell               1st Hayden Nolan

                                       2nd James Hagan

600 meter                      600 meter

no medals                        1st William McEntire

                                       2nd Derek Belton

                                       4th James Hagan

                                       5 th Jonah McKeon

Long Jump                     Longjump

No Medals                        2nd William McEntire

                                       3rd Derek Belton

Turbo Javelin                Turbo Javelin

2nd  Erin Murphy             2nd Derek Belton

                                       3rd  Donnacha Golden

 

33 medals        34 participants

 

 

Longford Primary Schools’ Relay Races

April 21st, 2017

Hosted by

Longford Athletic Club

Clonguish GAA Grounds Newtownforbes

Friday 28th April 2017 @ 6.30pm

 

Programme

5.45pm            Registration in Sports Hall                  €2 per athlete

6.30pm            2nd class girls               4 X 200m

                        2nd class boys               4 X 200m

                        3rd class girls               4 X 200m

                        3rd class boys               4 X 200m

                        4th class girls               4 X 200m

                        4th class boys               4 X 200m

                        5th class girls               4 X 200m

                        5th class boys               4 X 400m

                        6th class girls               4 X 200m

                        6th class boys               4 X 400m

 

Each relay race will be followed immediately by the relevant subs race so the 2nd class girls relay will be followed by the 2nd class girls’ subs race.

 

Medals will be presented to the first three teams in each race. Medals also for first three individuals in each subs race. The Ray Flynn Trophy will be presented for the best school based on finishing positions in each race. 1st place 5 pts, 2nd place 3pts, 3rd place 1pt. Only one team from a school can score points in each race.

Longford Primary Schools’ Relays Programme 2017

Class Registration form only-Longford Primary Schools’ Relays April 2017

Longford AC at National Indoor Championships

April 11th, 2017

Longford Athletic Club juveniles competed in 23 separate individual events over the three days of Athletics Ireland National Indoor Championships. Pictured at the AIT International Arena on the final day of competition are Kate Hagan-U14 800m, Brendan Finnan-U15 hurdles, high jump and long jump, Cian McPhillips-U16 1500m and Gold in U16 800m, Nelvin Appiah Gold in U17 200m and Bronze in high jump, Christopher Conaty 4th in U15 800m and Gospel Idahor-U17 60m and 200m.

Medallists at National Indoor Championships

April 11th, 2017

Longford Athletic Club competitors on the track at Athlone IT at Day 3 of the National Indoor Championships. Cian McPhillips, Gold in U16 800m. Nelvin Appiah, Gold in U17 200m and Christopher Conaty, 4th in U15 800m.

Gold in U17 200m

April 11th, 2017

Nelvin Appiah, Longford Athletic Club, at the podium on Day 3 of the Athletics Ireland National Indoor Championships winning Gold in the U17 Boys 200m in the time of 22.77 seconds. Breaking the 23 seconds was a real achievement for Nelvin in the highly competitive field of 19 runners. He is pictured with Leevale AC, Cork, athletes Ryan O’Leary 2nd, 22.88 seconds, and Conor Morey, 3rd, 22.96 seconds.