Mohill & District AC

Congrats to all our Club members who took part and qualified in the Aviva Connaught PPS Track & Field in Athlone on Thursday last.

Congrats to all our Club members who took part and qualified in the Aviva Connaught PPS Track & Field in Athlone on Thursday last.

Dearbhaile and Michelle Beirne both came 1st in the Race Walks and Aisling McNabola came 3rd also in Race walking. All three will go forward to the All Irelands in Tullamore on June 2.

On Sunday last a number of our club members took part in county finals in Manorhamilton in Community games, the qualifiers will go on to represent the county in Athlone over the third weekend in August. Conor Macklin, Chloe Dolan, Brendan Davis, Niamh Hardigan, Dearbhaile & Keith Beirne all qualified as individuals. The U-12 girls Relay team of Alannah McGuinness Caroline Dobson, Michelle Gormley, Niamh Hardigan, Lorraine Foy and Rachel Kiernan took first place and will also go onto the National finals.

The U 14, U13 mixed and U12 Relay teams are taking part in the Community games Cross Country this weekend in Athlone. A number of our club athletes are members of the teams, good luck to all.

A number of our younger club athletes took part in the pairs competition which was held in Carrick on Wednesday evening last. Amongst those to qualify and go onto Galway in June were Alanah McGuinness, Caroline Dobson, Sarah Boyle, Bella Rowley, Mathew Murphy, James Foy, Tomas McNabola, Jack Rowley, Conor Macklin, and Aongus McCrann. It’s great for the younger members of our club to get a chance to take part in competitions and then go onto Connacht.

Training continues every Monday & Thursday evenings from 6 – 7pm at the Marian College, Mohill. New members are always welcome.