Finn Valley AC is gearing up for a busy interval of faculties and youngsters’s athletics.
The Patsy McGonagle Monitor can be a hive of exercise over the approaching weeks with hundreds set to descend on the Millbrae.
The 52nd annual Main Colleges Athletics Problem finals will happen at Finn Valley AC on Might 17.
A programme of occasions has been set out and circulated to colleges.
These Championships have been integral in Finn Valley AC’s engagement with faculties and the neighborhood for the reason that early 70s.
Lots of our most interesting athletes have been sourced from preliminary competitors on the Colleges Athletics. The native space sports activities happen on Might 3 and 4.
A particular wants race will function as a part of this yr’s finals.
The Donegal Kids’s Video games can even be held at Finn Valley, happening on Sunday-week, April 23.
Riona Doherty (pictured) returned to motion and it was a successful comeback for the Finn Valley AC girl, who took victory in her 100m occasion on the Mary Peters Monitor. Riona is off the again of a interval out with an damage and confirmed her class as she took to the blocks once more.
Adam Breen received the lengthy soar and took second within the 60m on the similar meet.
Jon-Joe Doherty was second within the Hale Merseyside 5 Mile on the weekend. Jon-Joe completed in 25:47, crushed solely by promising teenager Liam McCay, whose household are initially from Derry.
A dozen Finn Valley AC athletes and their coaches are in Portugal for heat climate coaching this week. This block of labor can be invaluable throughout the approaching months.
Eugene Merritt of Finn Valley AC was fourth within the 10 Mile occasion on the Ballyliffin Coastal Problem on Saturday, clocking 1:02:23.
There’s a sturdy Finn Valley AC contact to this widespread annual occasion with some proceeds this yr to be handed over to St Columbcille’s Village in Clonmany. The date has already been pencilled in for subsequent yr’s occasion so put March 30, 2024 in your diaries!
Finn Valley AC gearing up for faculties and youngsters’s athletics was final modified: April twelfth, 2023 by