Weekly Roundup April 16th

First up on Wednesday, Susan and Layla took on the mountains in some pretty tough weather conditions for the Belmont and Little Sugarloaf IMRA race. Well done to Susan in the 8.6k (1:19) and Layla who finished as 2nd female Juvenile in the short course.

On Saturday morning Aoife (24:36) marked her 25th parkrun at Avondale along with a course PB along with Kevin (22:05), Marc (24:15 Course PB), Carmel (28:14), Geraldine (32:28) & Zydrune (32:35).

Gareth was in England and completed the Jesmond Dene parkrun in (32:21)

Saturday also saw the final round of the Juvenile League take place with 23 club Juveniles heading to Greystones. Well done to – Beth, Bronagh, Chloe, Ella, Emmie, Eoghan, Ethan F, Ethan H, Evan, Georgia, Isabelle, Jakub, Layla, Libby, Maedbh, Millie, Molly, Natalia, Oliver, Oscar, Senan, Tommy & Tristan who all put in super performances. 

Imogen took on the Aughavanagh IMRA race which is a 22.6k unmarked, self-navigated route with 1,095 metred of elevation. Big congratulations to Imogen who finished as 2nd place female in (2:58) on a warm day!

Sunday saw Cormac, Tiernan & Denny head to the Phoenix Park for the Great Ireland Run 10k. Unfortunately due to an issue after the start, runners were led in the wrong direction resulting in a shorter distance of around 8.5k. Nonetheless well done to Cormac (34:16), Tiernan (35:16) & Denny (42:33) on very strong performances.

Sunday was also Junior parkrun time. Well done to Abbie, Bronagh, Ella, Fiadh, Libby, Oliver, Senan & Tommy.

Thanks to the volunteer roster of Aimee, Aoife, Carmel, Donna, Eimear, Geraldine, Korrina, Philip, Slawek & Zydrune. 

Juvenile Training resumes on Monday and Wednesday at 7pm. Senior Training takes place at 7pm on Tuesday meeting at the track. If you are interested in coming down to chat or try a session then drop us a message!