A busy weekend for Glenmore athletes as on Friday a group travelled to Blackrock Beach races with great performances by the following athletes:
Girls under 8, Roisin Daly, 2ndSophie Cumiskey 8th, in the boys equivalent and running for the first time for the club Joe Rafferty 3rd.
Girls under 10 Emma Mc Carragher 7th followed by Rosie Smartt first time competing for Glenmore and next Aine O Reilly.
Girls under 12, Lisa Conlon 4th, Ava Brady 5th and Chloe McCarragher 7th.
Boys under 12 Finn Reilly & Cormac McCoy 7th & 8th respectively.
Boys Under 14 Daragh Brady 6th.
Girls under 16 Katie Mallon & Maeve White 2nd and 3rd place.
Boys under 16 Niall Brady & Richard Campbell 2nd & 3rd also.
Girls under 18 Sinead Mac Erlane 5th and Hannah Stewart 6th.
Many thanks to Blackrock ac for a lovely evening of competition.
And on Sunday the county area finals of the Louth Community Games took place at the Lourdes stadium with a great turn out by the peninsula athletes, with the following events competed in by the athletes and results achieved,
Roisin Daly under 8 60m 1st & Grace Keenan 2nd place followed by Gillian Tuohy.
Luke Spain under 8 80m 2nd place,
Sarah Mallon and Saoirse Mc Bride under 10 competed in the 200m
Craig Tuohy under 10 100m 3rd place.
James Spain under 10 200m
Under 12 Emily Tuohy & Caoimhe McBride 100m
Cillian Keenan under 12 100m
Lisa Conlon under 12 600m 3rd place
Cormac mc Coy under 12 600m
Nicole Barry under 14 long jump
Anna McArdle under 14 100m 1st
Enda O Neill shot putt under 14 2nd place
Richard Campbell & Eoin Mc Cann under 16, 1st & 2nd place respectively
Katie Mallon under 16 1500m 1st place.
Well done to all our competitors with the 1st place positions for Roisin, Anna Katie & Richard taking them through to represent their county at the nationals in athlone in august.
The club are putting in place the final arrangement for the 10 mile challenge and 5k road and trail walk on Saturday next both starting at 11am at Mullaghbuoy Community centre. The club are very grateful to their two main sponsors Greenore Port & Carton Die Limited.