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Irish Sports Organisers Nominated for European Athletics Board
See more here.

Ton Le Gaoithe Takes place in Waterford

Tuesday 21st July. See more here.

14 Athletes Selected for European U/23 Championships

Read more here.

Munster Juvenile "B" Track & Field Championships

Online Entry  is now open for the Munster Juvenile "B" Track & Field Championships in Lee's Road, Ennis on Saturday 25th July @ 11am. Closing date is midnight on Friday 17th July. See Online Entry Link here. Each athlete can only take part in 2 events. See Programme of Events here List of events here. Championships is open to all athletes who competed in the Munster "A" Championships but did not win an individual medal. Newly registered athletes can also take part.

GloHealth National Juvenile "B" Track & Field Championships
Saturday 18th July in Tullamore Harriers Stadium. See Timetable
here. Closing date for entries online is Friday 10th July. See Online Entry link here. Entries through Club secretaries to National Head Office. Athletes may enter a maximum of 2 events. Open to any athlete who has competed in their Munster Championships & not qualified for the National Juvenile Championships in any event.

GloHealth National Juvenile Inter-Club Relays

GloHealth National Juvenile Inter-Club Relays, Saturday 18th July in Tullamore Harriers Stadium. See Timetable here. As per page 34 of Athletics Ireland Juvenile Competition Booklet, entries are made through each County Secretary to National Head Office. Three teams per county per age group & teams qualify from the County.  Those Clubs that intend to enter a team must complete the Entry Sheet here & return to tippjuvsecretarytf@gmail.com by Sunday 5th July. Closing date for competition is Friday 10th July.

AAI Registration Figures for June

See here.

Junior Athletes Impress in Mannheim & Watford

See results & details here.

GloHealth National Senior Championships Launched

See more here.

Minister Ring Launches Morton Games
See details here.

Code of Ethics Safe Sport App Launched
See more here.

Munster Senior & Masters T&F Championships

Sunday 28th June in Templemore
See Provisional Results here:  Senior Track   Senior Field   Master Track   Master Field

National Record for Ryan at GloHealth Combined Events

The GloHealth National U/14 to U/16 Combined Events Championships were held in Tullamore on Saturday 27th June.  David Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. took the title in the Boys U/16 competition with a new National record of 3,697 points. Joseph McEvoy, Nenagh Olympic A.C. also won gold in the Boys U/15 competition with a score of 3146 points with Jack Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. in 6th place on 2489 points & Brian Naughton, Nenagh Olympic A.C. 7th with 2357 points. Anna Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. took bronze in the closely contested Girls U/14 competition with just 30 points separating the top 4 & Joshua Egan, Nenagh Olympic A.C. also won bronze in the Boys U/14 competition finishing on 2476 points with his team-mate, Jack McEvoy placing 8th on 1762 points.
See AAI Report here.   See Results here.


GloHealth National Juvenile Team Games
There was gold & silver for Callum Costello & Killian Power, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. in the Boys U/10 Long Jump & 60m at the GloHealth National Juvenile Team Games in Tullamore on Saturday 27th June. Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. duo Caitlin & Ciara Shelly also won gold in the Girls U/10 Turbo Javelin with Templemore A.C. athletes Mollie Nevin & Kaley Cozens winning silver in the Girls U/11 Turbo Javelin & a 4th place finish for Templemore A.C. Girls U/11 4 x 100m Relay.
See Results here.

Proper Competes in Sweden & Junior Team Set for Mannheim
See details here.

Irish Team Achieve Best Ever Result at European Team Games

See more here.

Martin Fagan Retires
See more here.

County Tipperary Community Games Athletics Finals
Sunday 21st June in Templemore Track
See Results here

Tailteann Michael Farnan Memorial Long Jump Trophy for Ryan

The GloHealth Tailteann Interprovincial Championships took place in Morton Stadium on  Friday 19th June. David Ryan, Thurles CBS won the Boys Long Jump with a leap of 6.77m & jumped into the history books when he was awarded the Michael Farnan Memorial Trophy for the Best athlete in the Long Jump event on the day. The silver medal went to his older brother Daniel  who was 5cm behind him with a jump of 6.72m. Thurles CBS finished the day as 2nd best School of the Championships, just 1 point behind Belfast Royal Academy with other Thurles CBS athletes  Sean Mockler (5th in the Discus & 6th in the Hammer) & Liam McDonagh (4th in Boys 3km Walk) competing well & adding to their school scores. Other Tipperary athletes who competed well were Claire Rafter, Ursuline Thurles who was 3rd in the Girls 1500m, Brian Naughton, Nenagh College, 6th in the Hammer, Emily Nolan, Scoil Mhuire COS, 6th in the Girls 300m, Elaine Yelverton, St. Mary's Newport, 8th in the Girls 3km, Aoife Doyle, Scoil Mhuire COS, 5th in the Girls 300mH, Jade O'Farrell Bond, Borrisokane CC, 7th in the Triple Jump & Adam Dooley, Colaiste Pobal, Ros Cre,  9th in the Boys Long Jump.
See Report here.  See AAI Reveiw here.   See Results here.

Irish Team Announced for European Athletics Team Championships
See more here.

Details of 64th Cork City Sports Announced

See details here.

Munster Records for Daly & Ryan Brothers
Tipperary athletes were out in force at the Munster U/14 to U/19 Track & Field Championships in Waterford RSC on the 13th & 14th June winning 89 medals in total (36 gold,10 silver & 22 bronze). With ideal weather conditions & a fast track, there were 26 Munster records set & 7 qualification standards achieved for major European Championships. Daniel Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. was among those athletes when he achieved the 110mH European Youth Standard of 14.30 running a lightning quick time of 14.08 & setting a new National Youth record. Ryan also won 3 gold medals in the Boys U/17 110mH, Long Jump & 100m setting 3 new Munster records. His brother David also won 3 gold medals in the Boys U/16 250mH, Long Jump & Shot Putt & silver in the 100mH setting a new Championship Best Performance in the 250mH with Miriam Daly, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. setting a new record in the Girls U/15 250mH to add to her gold in the 80mH & silvers in the 100m & 200m. Amongst the multiple medal winners were Aoife Doyle, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. who won double gold in the Girls U/16 Long Jump & 250mH & silver in the 100m; twins, Leanne & Darren Prout, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. took home 7 medals between them with Leanne winning double gold in the Girls U/19 200m & 400m & silver in the 100mH & 400mH with Darren winning treble gold in the Boys U/19 400mH, Long Jump & Triple Jump. Sean Mockler, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. won 5 medals in total, gold in the Boys U/16 Hammer & silver in the High Jump, Shot Putt, Javelin & Discus with Joseph McEvoy, Nenagh Olympic A.C. winning 6 medals in the Boys U/15 80mH, Javelin & Pole Vault, silver in the High Jump & Long Jump & bronze in the Discus.
See Results here.

Michael Cahill 5km Road Race

Friday 12th June 2015 in Ballingarry
See Results here.

Cork City Sports
Tuesday 7th July in Cork I.T. See all the details here.
Juvenile 300m Gala
- See all the details here.

Bertie Quinn Memorial Track & Field Meet

See AAI Review & Results here.

IAAF Race Walk & Geneve International Success

See all the details here.

Draws for Round 2 of National League

See all the details here.

Munster U/9 to U/11 Team Games

Tipperary athletes did very well taking home 14 sets of medals in total (4 gold, 4 silver & 6 bronze). In the Girls competitions, there was bronze for Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. in the Girls U/9 300m & Carrick-On-Suir A.C. in the Girls U/9 60m, Joint gold for Nenagh Olympic A.C. & Carrick-On-Suir A.C. in the Girls U/9 Long Jump, silver for Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. in the Girls U/10 Turbo Javelin, silver for Templemore in the Girls U/11 Turbo Javelin & bronze in the Long Jump. In the Boys competition, there was gold for Templemore A.C. in the Boys U/9 300m & bronze for Nenagh Olympic A.C., bronze for Clonmel A.C. in the Boys U/9 Long Jump, silver for Nenagh Olympic A.C. in the Boys U/9 Turbo Javelin, gold for  Carrick-On-Suir A.C. in the Boys U/10 Long Jump & bronze in the 60m & silver for Nenagh Olympic A.C. in the Boys U/11 Long Jump.
See Results
here.

Munster U/9 to U/13 Track & Field Championships

These Championships took place on Saturday 6th & Sunday 7th June in Cork I.T. There were 20 medals in total for Tipp athletes (10 gold, 5 silver & 5 bronze) with Joe Egan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. setting a new Championship Best Performance in the Boys U/11 600m in a time of 1.49.27. Gold medal winners were Amy McCarthy, Nenagh Olympic A.C., Girls U/9 Long Jump, Ciara Shelly, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C., Girls U/10 Turbo Javelin, Leah Quane, Mooreabbey Milers A.C., Girls U/11 600m, Kaley Cozens, Templemore A.C., Girls U/11 Turbo Javelin, Lorna O'Shea, Carrick-On-Suir A.C., Girls U/12 High Jump, Gwen Flatley, Carrick-On-Suir A.C., Girls U/13 60mH, Shane Ryan, Moyglass A.C., Boys U/9 Turbo Javelin, Killian Power, Carrick-On-Suir A.C., Boys U/10 60m, Joe Egan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C., Boys U/11 600m & Ben Connolly, Nenagh Olympic A.C., Boys U/12 Turbo Javelin. Silver medals were won by Aimee Hayde, Newport A.C., Girls U/13 600m, Roisin Power, Newport A.C., Girls U/13 Shot Putt, Liam O Callaghan, Nenagh Olympic A.C., Boys U/9 Turbo Javelin, Cian Hodgins, Nenagh Olympic A.C., Boys U/11 600m & Oisin Pepper, Nenagh Olympic A.C., Boys U/12 Long Jump. Bronze medals went to Aoife Walsh, Carrick-On-Suir A.C., Girls U/13 High Jump, Veerle Van Der Wal, Clonmel A.C., Girls U/13 Javelin, Shane Buckley, Dundrum A.C., Boys U/10 Turbo Javelin & 500m & Callum Costello, Carrick-On-Suir A.C., Boys U/10 Long Jump.
     See Results here.


AAI Registration Figures for May

See here.

2015 Women's Leadership Awards Announced

See more here.

Irish Team Announced for the World University Games

See all the details here.

Cork Graded Meet
3rd Meet takes place on Monday 8th June @ 7.45pm in Cork I.T. See more details here. See Timetable & Events for all Cork Graded Meets here.

Junior 1500m Races at Cork City Sports

A Junior Men's & Women's 1500m race will be held at the Cork City Sports on Tuesday 7th July. Anyone interested in taking part, please read all the details here.

Thomas Barr Sets a New Irish 400mH Record

Read details here.

Moyne A.C. Mini Marathon 10km & 5km Run/Walk

Monday 1st June 2015 
Race Report     5km Results       10km Results

13 Irish Schools Titles for Tipp as Thurles CBS Top Irish Junior Schools Rankings
The Irish Schools T&F Championships took place on Saturday 30th May in Tullamore. Tipp athletes came away with a big medal haul of 27 individual medals (13 gold, 8 silver & 6 bronze) & 1 set of silver Relay medals (Scoil Mhuire COS). Performance of the day came from Daniel Ryan, Thurles CBS/Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. who jumped 7.10m in the Inter Long Jump to equal the Schools record & exceed the European Youth Standard of 6.80m. Shortly after his record performance, Ryan ran the Inter 100m Hurdles to win gold & post a time of 13.07, just outside the 12.97 record. There were also double gold medal wins for Sean Mockler, Thurles CBS/Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. in the Junior Hammer & Discus & Phoebe Murphy, Loreto Clonmel in the Senior 100m & 200m, gold & silver medal wins for David Ryan, Thurles CBS/Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. in the Junior Long Jump & 200m & Miriam Daly, Scoil Mhuire COS/Carrick-On-Suir A.C. in the Junior 75mH & 100m; gold & bronze for Sharlene Mawdsley, St. Mary's Newport/Newport A.C. in the Inter 300m & 200m with silver & bronze medal wins for Jack Ryan, Thurles CBS/Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. in the Minor Long Jump & Shot Putt; gold medals for Liam McDonagh, Thurles CBS/Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. in the Junior Walk, Kelly Anne Doyle, Scoil Mhuire COS/Carrick-On-Suir A.C. in the Senior 400mH, Deirbhile Ryan, Gaelscoil Luimnigh/Nenagh Olympic A.C. in the Senior Shot Putt & Aaron Egan, High School Clonmel/Clonmel A.C.  in the Senior Walk. Silver medals went to Anthony Tobin, High School Clonmel/Clonmel A.C. in the Senior Walk, Aoife Vaughan Witts, Borrisokane CC/Borrisokane A.C. in the Senior Hammer, Sean Carolan, St. Mary's Newport/Nenagh Olympic A.C. in the Minor Shot Putt, Jake Vermeer, Comeragh College/Carrick-On-Suir A.C. in the Junior 80mH & Brian Naughton, Nenagh College/Nenagh Olympic A.C. in the Junior Hammer. Bronze medals were won by Claire Rafter, Ursuline Thurles in the Junior 1500m, Ciara Cummins, Ursuline Thurles/Nenagh Olympic A.C. in the Senior 1500m S/C, Adam Dooley, Colaiste Pobal Ros Cre/Templemore A.C. in the Junior Long Jump & Joseph McEvoy, St. Anne's Killaloe/Nenagh Olympic A.C. in the Junior Javelin. Top School for the County was undoubtly Thurles CBS who won the Junior Boys Perpetual Trophy for Best Scoring School winning on 45 points well ahead of Bangor Grammer 2nd with 24 points. They also posted a 3rd place finish in the Minor Boys competition & won 9 out of 27 medals for the County scoring 6 gold, 2 silver & 1 bronze on the day with all athletes from Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C.
Munster Report here.     See Results here   AAI Review here.


Top Class Performances from Tipp County Teams

Round 1 of the National League took place on home ground in Templemore Track on Sunday 24th May. Tipperary County last fielded teams in this event in 2011 & with a great response from our athletes this year, the County filled all 21 Men's events & 19 Women's events. With a mix of well experienced athletes & exciting new talent , both teams topped the rankings in Templemore. Our Women's team finished on 117 points & currently lead Division 1 while our Men's team scored 114 points which places them in 2nd place overall behind Clonliffe Harriers. Round 2 takes place on Sunday 19th July. A special word of thanks to Sharlene Mawdsley, Newport A.C. who flew into Dublin from Belgium on the morning of the competition to compete in the 100m & 200m in Templemore. She won both races earning valuable points for her team., having run the European Junior 200m "B " Standard the previous day  at the IFAM Meet in Oordegem.
See Results here.


Online Entry Open for Munster Senior & Masters T&F

See all the details here. Programme of Events here.
Closing date for receipt of entries is Friday 19th June.


Endurance Running Coaching Course - Sign Up Now
See all the details here.

2nd Place for Mark English
Read more here.

Euro Junior 200m "B" Standard for Mawdsley

Well done to Sharlene Mawdsley, Newport A.C. who ran the European Junior "B" standard for the 200m in Oordegem, Belgium on Saturday 23rd May. Mawdsley ran 24.40 in her second race of the day to place her inside the Euro "B" qualification time of 24.45.
See Results here.


Cork City International Sports 2015

Tuesday 7th July in Cork I.T.
Anyone interested in taking part in an Open 3km race, please read more here.


World Champ QT for Mark English

See more here.

County Juvenile "B" Track & Field Championships

Sunday 24th May in Clonmel
See Results here.

Gold for McGinley at GloHealth National CE Champs 

Adrian McGinley, Templemore A.C. was a National gold medal winner in the Master Men O/35 Pentathlon in Templemore on Saturday 23rd with silver for his Club-mate, Adrian Young in the Master Men O/50 competition. Declan Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. ably represented the County in the Youth Boys Decathlon finishing in 4th place overall.
See AAI Report here. See Results here.

Munster Juvenile U/9 to U/19 Relays
The Munster Juvenile Relay Championships were held in Ennis on Saturday 23rd May. There was gold & bronze for Templemore A.C. in the Boys U/16 4 x 100m & the Girls U/11 4 x 100m with Nenagh Olympic A.C. winning 4 sets of silver medals (Boys U/10, U/13 & U/15 & Girls U/15) & 3 sets of bronze medals (Girls & Boys U/9, & Boys U/12).
See Results here.

Tipperary National League Teams Named

Tipperary County will be taking part in Round 1 of the National League on home ground in Templemore Track on Sunday 24th May. 2011 is the last time the County entered teams. Both the Women's & Men's teams are packed with a mixture of well experienced & exciting young talent with the Women's team taking part in Division 1 & the Men's team coming in at the higer grade of the Premier Division. The action gets underway at 11.30am in Templemore & continues all day so come along & show your support for our teams.
Women's Team     Men's Team    Draws   Timetable

GloHealth Irish Schools T&F Championships

Saturday 30th May in Tullamore
See Timetable here.

Munster Qualifiers for Irish Schools T&F

See List of qualifiers here.

Munster Schools T&F Championships 2015

Saturday 16th May in Cork I.T.
Photos    Schools Points here     New Records here.  See Results here.


Mulcaire Breaks Irish Junior 5km Record
Read more here.

Impressive Performances at AAI Games

Read more here.

Top Class Performance by Thomas Barr

See more here.

Gillick Launches Exciting Schools Campaign
See all the details here.

Ballynonty A.C. Summer Series Road Races

Results here.

Chris Jones to Return to His Native Wales
See more here.

New Balance & Athletics Ireland #NewBreed Campaign

Read the details here.

County U/13 to U/19 T&F Championships - 

Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th  May in Templemore
See Points Table here.    See Results here.


North Munster Schools T&F Championships
See Results here.

Records for Ryan & Dooley at East Munster Schools
The East Munster Schools Boys Track & Field Championships were held in Waterford RSC on Wednesday 6th May. David Ryan, Thurles CBS set a new record of 6.13m in the Junior Boys Long Jump with Adam Dooley, Colaiste Phobal Ros Cre setting new 100m record of 11.53.
See Results here    Records here

Munster Juvenile Track & Field Competition Booklet 2015

See Booklet here

Cork Graded Meets 2015
See all the details here. Timetable of Meets & Events here.

Thomas Barr Named Male European Athlete of the Month

Read more here.

Irish Schools Champions 1916 - 2015
Read more here.

County U/9 to U/12 T&F Championships

Monday 4th May in Templemore Track
 Photos    See Results here.

County Tipperary Junior, Senior & Masters T&F Championships
Sunday 3rd May in Templemore Track 
See Results here.

Munster Juvenile & Youth Pentathlon Championships

These Championships took place on Sunday 26th April in Cork I.T. There were gold medal wins for the Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. Ryan siblings with Daniel winning the Youth Boys, David the Boys U/16 & Anna the Girls U/14 competitions with silver medals for Joseph McEvoy, Nenagh Olympic A.C. in the Boys U/15 competition & bronze for Martin Kehoe, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. in the Boys U/16 category. Other athletes who competed well were Alex Reynolds, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (4th  U/12),  Jack Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. (4th  U/15), Dillon Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. (5th U/13), Sean Burke, Moyne A.C. (5th U/15), Adam O'Dwyer, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. (6th U/14), Kaley Cozens ( 6th U/11), Casey Crous (12th U/11), Chloe Carroll (13th U/11), Molly Nevin (18th U/11), Brady Crous (7th U/13), Templemore A.C. & Nenagh Olympic A.C. athletes Jean Grace (7th U/14), Emily Carlton O'Keeffe (10th U/14) & Jodie McGrath (15th U/12). Congratulations & well done to all.
See Results here.


East Munster Schools Record for Cummins & Moynihan
The East Munster Schools Girls Track & Field Championships took place in Templemore on Wednesday 29th April. There were records set by Ciara Cummins, Ursuline Thurles in the Senior Steeplechase & Orlaith Moynihan, Loreto Clonmel in the Senior 3000m with many of our Tipp athletes taking gold in their events.
See Results here     Updated Records here

Munster Junior & U/23 T&F Championships

See Results here.

World Standard for Barr

See more here.

Tipp Secondary Schools Champs a Shining Success

The County Tipperary Secondary Schools T&F Championships took place in glorious sunshine in Templemore Track on Wednesday 22nd April. Competition was very high with many of our top athletes battling it out across different age groups.  No doubt many of the winners will start their Irish Schools qualification rounds in the next few weeks at their East & North Munster Schools Championships. Top Girls School was the Ursuline Thurles, top Boys School was the CBS Thurles with St. Mary's Newport the best Mixed School.  Many thanks to all who helped out on the day, particularly all our Tipperary Athletics volunteers.
See Results here.


Wins for Leevale & Donore at National Road Relays Champs
See all the details here.

Clonmel A.C. Forest Feast Summer Athletics Camp

Sign up now. See all the details here.

Faugheen 5km Road Race
Friday 24th April @ 7pm
See Race Poster here.


Thurles Squash Club 5km Fun Run/Walk & 10km Challenge
Sunday 26th April @ 11am
See Race Poster here.

Road Relays Set for Raheny

See all the details here.

Guinness World Record Relay Attempt
See more here.

EYOF Important Information

See details here.

Beat Lifetime Community Rating with GloHealth
See details here.

Cork Welcomes Grant Thornton Corporate 5k Team Challenge

Details here.

Win for Britton in National 10km

See more here.

Qualifying Standards for Barr & Healy
Read more here.

Fionnuala Britton is Star Attraction at National 10km
See details here. See Entry List here.

Thurles Crokes A.C. are Senior Road Club Champions

The County Junior & Senior Road Championships took place on Sunday 5th April in summery conditions in Borrisokane. Eamon Troy, Moyne A.C. was the winner of the Junior Men's 3km race with Siobhan O'Doherty of the host Club taking the Senior Women's title & Danny Smith, Ballynonty A.C. capturing the Senior Men's title. Thurles Crokes A.C. won both the Women's & Men's Club titles.
See Results here      County PRO Report here.


Athletics Ireland High Performance Camp Blogs

Read all here.

ARCU Ranking for National Juvenile Indoor Championships
See all the rankings & reviews here.

Munster Novice, Senior & Master Road Championships

Sunday 29th March 2015 in Kilmallock, Co. Limerick
See Results here.


Naughton Awarded Tadhg Lynch Memorial Trophy

Nenagh Olympic A.C.'s Patrick Naughton (82) continues to defy the usual restrictions of old age, emerging as the star of the GloHealth National Masters Indoor Championships in Athlone on Sunday 15th March. Patrick won all four of his events in the O/80 category, taking gold in the High Jump, 60m Sprint, Long Jump & Shot Putt & setting National Records in the Shot Putt & Long Jump. It was the 43rd consecutive National finals in which Patrick has competed & excelled in as a veteran, a feat officially recognised by the Irish Veterans Amateur Athletics Association who presented him with the Tadhg Lynch Memorial Trophy for all his outstanding achievements in Track & Field over the past decades. The honour was previously bestowed on Eamon Coughlan, the former World 5,000m Champion & World Veteran Mile record holder. As a Veteran & Master athlete, Patrick has won an astonishing total of 274 National medals & five European Championship medals. He also has ten National Senior medals. Congratulations Patrick, you are an example to us all & we wish you many more years of good health & competition. (From an article by the Nenagh Guardian).

GloHealth Spring Throws

Sunday 29th March in AIT
Well done to Tipp athletes, Sean Mockler, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. (1st 1kg Discus, 1st 4kg Hammer & 3rd 600g Javelin),
John Dwyer, Templemore A.C. (1st 7.26kg Hammer) Daniel Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. (3rd 1.5kg Discus & 4th 700g Javelin) & David Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. (4th 600g Javelin).
See Results here.

Athletics Ireland Junior Endurance Camp

Day 2

SPAR Great Ireland Run 10km
See all the details here.

AAI Registration Figures for March

See more here.

Ryan Leads the Way for Tipp on Day 3

The 3rd & final day of the GloHealth National Juvenile Indoor Championships took place in AIT Arena on Saturday 28th March with Tipp athletes taking home 12 medals (6 gold, 2 silver & 4 bronze). The stand-out performer for Tipperary was Daniel Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. who won gold in both the Boys U/17 60mH & Long Jump to add to his gold medal last week in the Shot Putt. Ryan also came away with two new Championship Best Performances with a scorching run of 8.14 in the Hurdles & a leap of 6.78m in the Long Jump. Another record breaking performance was put in by Miriam Daly, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. who won gold in the Girls U/15 Hurdles when she ran a blistering 9.01 to take Sarah Lavin's 2008 record of 9.09. Joseph McEvoy, Nenagh Olympic A.C. put in a super run in the Boys U/15 Hurdles to win gold, Leanne Prout, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. won a well deserved gold medal in the Girls U/19 Hurdles & bronze in the 200m with her twin brother, Darren winning silver in the Boys U/19 Triple Jump. David Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. won gold in the Boys U/16 Long Jump & bronze in the Hurdles with his younger brother Jack, taking bronze in the Boys U/15 Shot Putt making it a tally of 6 medals to the Ryan household for these Championships. Adam Dooley, Templemore A.C. jumped a personal best in the Boys U/16 Long Jump to take a silver medal with Sharlene Mawdsley, Newport A.C. winning bronze in the Girls U/18 200m.  Congratulations & well done to all our athletes.
Photos       Juvenile Report        See AAI Review here.    Results here. 


Galloway Competes at European Masters


Congratulations to Hazel Galloway, Clonmel A.C. who
finished 7th in the 60m final representing Ireland in the Womens O55 category at the European Masters in Poland on Thursday 26th March. Hazel ran again Friday night (27th) in the 200m final to finish 4th overall with a new pb of 32.08. Check http://www.emacitorun2015.com/en/home.html. Click on EMACI TV button in the middle of screen to follow it. Results can also be found at same link. Photo shows Hazel after qualifying for the 200m final. 

906K Invested in Record Number of Elite Athletes
See more here.

South Tipp Post Primary Schools T&F Competition
Girls Results      Boys Results   Report here

Morrison BMW 6k Practice Run

Wednesday 25th March 2015
See Results here.


2015 Forest Feast Track & Field Summer Camps
See all the details here.


C.A.V.A Award for Moyne A.C.


The Annual Community and Voluntary Association (C.A.V.A.) Awards night took place on Saturday 21st March in the newly renovated Moyne Community Centre. There are 6 categories of awards presented each year and this year, Moyne A.C. were shortlisted for the Sports Award. There was great excitment on the night when the Club were announced as the winners with Paddy Doyle & John Flynn accepting the award on behalf of all Club members. Congratulations to Moyne A.C. Pictured above are: Back Row: Paddy Doyle, Councillor John Hogan, Sheila Ryan, Deputy Noel Coonan, TD, Ray Power & John Flynn. Front Row: Kathleen Maher, Eibhlis Purcell, Liz Power & Imelda Flynn.

Four National Titles for Naughton at Master Indoors
The GloHealth National Masters Indoor Championships were held in AIT Arena on Sunday 15th March. Patrick Naughton, Nenagh Olympic A.C. was the standout performer for the County winning 4 National titles on the day in the M80 Shot Putt, High Jump, Long Jump & 60m & setting a new National record in the Shot Putt. There were also gold medal wins for Stuart Moloney, Mooreabbey Milers A.C. (M35 3000m), & Peter Ryan, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (Shot Putt) & silver in the 56lb Weight for Distance. Other silver medal winners were Adrian McGinley, Templemore A.C. in the M35 400m, Bernard O'Neill, Clonmel A.C. in the M65 Long Jump, Danny Meaney, Templemore A.C. in the M35 Long Jump & Martin O'Grady, Nenagh Olympic A.C. in the M45 High Jump.  Bronze medals were won by Linda Hayes, Templemore A.C. (W40 3k Walk) & Kevin Shorthall, Templemore A.C. (M40 High Jump) with 4th place for Patrick Roche, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. (M35 1500m) & Adrian McGinley (M35 Long Jump). Congratulations to all our athletes.
See Senior PRO Report here. See AAI Review here.

World Qualifying Times for Heffernan & Boyce

Read more here.

Clean Sweep for Dundrum A.C. at Road Relays

The County Road Relays were held in Clonoulty GAA Grounds on Sunday 22nd March. The host Club, Dundrum A.C. had a clean sweep of the medals winning both the Women's & Men's "A" Competition & the Men's "B" competition.
Photographs     See Results here.


Day 2 of GloHealth Juvenile Indoor Championships

Tipperary athletes took home 10 National medals (2 gold, 4 silver & 4 bronze) from Day 2 of the GloHealth National Juvenile Indoor Championships in AIT Arena on Sunday 22nd March.  Our Walkers, Liam McDonagh, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. & Aaron Egan, Clonmel A.C. took gold in the Boys U/15 & Boys U/19 Walks with silver for Anthony Tobin, Clonmel A.C. in the Boys U/19 Walk. The Prout twins, Leanne & Darren from Carrick-On-Suir A.C. won silver in the Girls U/19 400m & bronze in the Boys U/19 Long Jump with bronze for Michael Quilligan, Nenagh Olympic A.C. in the Boys U/19 400m. There was also silver for Mark Carroll, Templemore A.C. & bronze for Padraic Hassett, Nenagh Olympic A.C. in the Boys U/13 Long Jump,  bronze for Oisin Pepper, Nenagh Olympic A.C. in the Boys U/12 Long Jump & Jack Barnett, Templemore A.C. took silver in the Boys U/13 Shot Putt. Congratulations to our medal winners & well done to everyone who took part for their County Clubs. Next Saturday sees the final day of the National Juvenile Indoor Championships when some more of our talented athletes will be taking part.
Photographs   See AAI Review here. See Results here.

Irish Team Silver for Crowley  & Bronze for Deegan

Well done to Fred Crowley, Thurles CBS who was on the Irish Junior Boys team who won team silver behind England & to Avril Deegan, Presentation Thurles who was on the Irish Intermediate Girls team who won bronze behind England & Scotland at  the SIAB Schools Cross Country International in Santry Demesne on Saturday 21st March. Crowley recorded an 18th place overall finish in the Junior Boys race with Deegan in 27th place in the Inter Girls race. Results:   Individual       Team

Strong Showing from Tipp Athletes at Day 1 of National Indoors

Tipperary athletes took home a big haul of medals on Day 1 of the GloHealth National Juvenile Indoor Championships on Saturday 21st March in AIT Arena, Athlone. In the Relay competitions, there were 6 sets of medals for Nenagh Olympic A.C. with gold in the Boys U/12 4 x 100m & Girls U/16 4 x 200m, silver in the Boys U/13 4 x 100m & Girls U/19 4 x 200m & bronze in the Boys U/14 & Boys U/15 4 x 200m relays. There was also medal wins from Templemore A.C. with gold in the Boys U/13 4 x 100m & silver in the Boys U/16 4 x 200m with Carrick-On-Suir A.C. taking silver in the Girls U/15 4 x 200m. In the individual events, there was gold for Daniel Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. in the Boys U/17 Shot Putt (14.76m), silver for Joseph McEvoy & Deirbhile Ryan, Nenagh Olympic A.C. in the Boys U/15 High Jump (1.72m) & Girls U/19 Shot Putt (10.82m) with bronze for Ciara Mockler, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. in the Girls U/19 Shot Putt (10.04m).
Results here.  See AAI Review here.
Photographs      See Sportsfile Pictures here.

TV Coverage of Antrim IAAF International Cross Country
The Antrim IAAF International Cross Country will be broadcast on Setanta Ireland next Tuesday, 24th March @ 8pm. Highlights will consist of both Senior International races & both Junior contests. Coverage will be repeated the following Thursday at 9.30am on the same channel.

Crowley & Deegan on SIAB Schools International Team
Good luck to Fred Crowley, Thurles CBS & Avril Deegan, Presentation Thurles who will both compete for Ireland at the SIAB Schools Cross Country International in Santry on Saturday 21st March. Crowley will take his place on the Irish Junior Boys team while Deegan forms part of the Irish Intermediate Girls team.
See more here.


Future Stars Set to Shine in Athlone
Day 1 & 2 of the GloHealth National Juvenile Indoor Championships takes place this weekend in AIT Arena, Athlone.
Good luck to all our athletes who will be competing over the two days. See AAI Preview here.
Timetables:  Day 1       Day 2  

4th Place Finish for Ryan at English Combined Events

David Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. posted an excellent 4th place finish in the Boys U/17 Heptathlon at the England Combined Events Championships in Sheffield on Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th April. Ryan posted pbs in the 60mH, Shot Putt & 1000m to finish with an overall score of 4,131 points. His sister Anna competed very well in the Girls U/15 Pentathlon to finish 22nd out of 47 competitors setting 4 new pbs along the way in the 60mH, High Jump, Shot Putt & 800m to better her previous Pentathlon score by over 250 points. Both are still the age for the same competitions next year. Sophie Meredith, St. Mary's A.C. Limerick was the only other Irish competitor & she had a super day to win gold in the Girls U/15 competition.
See AAI Review & Results here.


Antrim IAAF International Cross Country

Good luck to Orlaith Moynihan, Clonmel A.C. who will be taking part for Ireland in the Junior Women's race. See AAI Preview here.

Record Numbers for GloHealth Masters Indoor Champs

Sunday 15th March in AIT Arena. Good luck to all our Tipperary athletes who will be taking part.
See AAI Preview, Entry Lists & Timetable here.


Coach Education Workshops in AIT

Monday 30th March & Wednesday 1st April
See all the details here.


Child Welfare Safeguarding Poster

Please find below new Athletics Ireland safeguarding poster for each Club to display in their Club premises. There is a section to fill in your Club & local details. We hope this will be a simple but useful resource for all Clubs. Just click here to download. 

Leevale A.C. Open T&F Meet

Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th April in Cork I.T. See more details here.

Silver European Medal for Mark English

See more here.  See AAI Review of European Indoor Championships here.

Munster U/9 to U/12 Indoor Championships

See Updated results here.

Munster U/13 to U/19 Indoor Championships
Saturday 28th February & Sunday 1st March in Nenagh Indoor Stadium.
See Updated Results here.

GloHealth Irish Schools XC Championships
Individual medals for Clare Rafter, Ursuline Thurles (4th Junior Girls), Avril Deegan, Presentation Thurles (5th Inter Girls), Orlaith Moynihan, Loreto Clonmel (4th Senior Girls) & Darren Dunne, CBS Nenagh (5th Senior Boys) with team medals for Thurles CBS (3rd Junior Boys) & Loreto Clonmel (2nd Senior Girls). Ursuline Thurles were 4th in Minor Girls & 5th in Junior & Senior Girls with Presentation Thurles 4th in Inter Girls. Well done to all.
See AAI Review & Results here.

AAI Registration Figures for February

See here.

No Joy for McMullan in Prague
See details here.

Munster Schools Indoor Games

Tuesday 3rd March in Nenagh Indoor Stadium
See results here.

Wins for O' Connor & Austin at County Novice "B" Road Champs
Yvonne O'Connor, Clonmel A.C. took the Women's title & Glen Austin, Borrisokane A.C. the Men's title at the County Novice "B" Road Championships in Moyne on Sunday 1st March. Team titles went to the Clonmel A.C in the Women's competition & Dundrum A.C. in the Men's category.
Results         County PRO Report           Photos

National Juvenile Star Awards for Ryan

Congratulations to Daniel Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. who was the recipient of both a National Star Award for "Best Juvenile Tipperary Athlete of 2014" & the Bill Battersby Award for "Outstanding Performances in the Long Jump" in 2014.  Daniel received his awards at the Athletics Ireland Star Awards Banquet in Tullamore on Saturday 28th February. Daniel won 12 National titles last year across a range of events & set 5 new Munster records & 6 new National ones. In 2014, he broke the National Long Jump records in his age group both indoors & outdoors, won the Irish Schools Inter Boys Long Jump & represented Ireland at the SIAB Schools International winning bronze a year out of his age finishing the year as 6th best overall in the Irish Senior Outdoor Long Jump rankings. 

See AAI link here.

Silver Medals for Clonmel at GloHealth National Inter-Club Champs
Congratulations to Clonmel A.C. who won National Silver Inter-Club "C" medals in the Senior Men's 12km race at the Glohealth National Inter-Club Championships in Co. Down on Sunday 1st March. This was a first for any Club in the County since the formation of Athletics Ireland. Kevin Maunsell ran a brilliant race to finish 4th with Niall McCormack 25th, Declan Curley 68th & Nigel O'Flaherty 69th.
See AAI Review here.

GloHealth National Juvenile Inter-County Relay Championships

Sunday 1st March in Kilbroney Park, Co. Down. Well done to our County Girls U/12 team of
Aimee Hayde, Newport A.C., Nessa Towey, Templemore A.C., Aoibhin Foley, Clonmel A.C., Cally Dooley, Roscrea A.C. & Kate Burke, Moyglass A.C. who took National gold. 
See AAI Review here.

Irish Team Announced for European Indoor Champs
See all the details here.

Ryan & Moloney Win County Masters Titles

Phil Ryan, Ballynonty A.C. & Stuart Moloney, Mooreabbey Milers A.C. were the winners of the Women's & Men's Master titles at the County Masters Road Championships in Fethard on Sunday 22nd February with a clean sweep for Clonmel A.C. in the Inter Club competition.
Results     County PRO Report     Photos

County U/9 to U/12 Indoor Championships
Sunday 22nd February 2015
 Points Table     See Results here.

GloHealth Senior Indoor Championships

Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd February in AIT Arena.  
See AAI Review & Results from Day 1 here.
See AAI Review & Results from Day 2 here.

County U/13 to Junior Indoor Championships

Saturday 21st February 2015
Photos   See Results here.


Top Performances from Irish Athletes
Zak Irwin sets new Irish Junior 60m record. See more here. Euro Qualifying time for English. See more here.

Cunningham & Ryan Home Double in Intermediate Road

Mooreabbey Milers A.C. hosted the County Intermediate Road Championships in Galbally on  Sunday 15th February. There was a double win for the host Club with Mary Louise Ryan taking the Women's title & Mike Cunningham clinching the Men's title in a very convincing fashion. Team winners for the women were Clonmel A.C. with Mooreabbey Milers in 2nd & Moyne A.C. in 3rd place. Thurles Crokes A.C. took the Men's team title with Mooreabbey Milers A.C. in 2nd & Clonmel A.C. in 3rd. All roads lead to Fethard this Sunday, 22nd February for the County Masters Championships which start at 12 noon.
See Results here          County PRO Report here.


GloHealth National Juvenile Inter County XC Relays
The GloHealth Juvenile Inter-County Cross Country Relays take place in Kilbroney Park, Co. Down on Sunday 1st March. Tipperary will be entering one team for these Championships in the Girls U/12 competition. Good luck to Aimee Hayde, Newport A.C., Nessa Towey, Templemore A.C., Aoibhin Foley, Clonmel A.C., Cally Dooley, Roscrea A.C. & Kate Burke, Moyglass A.C. who will all be part of the team on the day.

Tipp Athletes Compete Well in Scotland
Athletes from Nenagh Olympic A.C. & Carrick-On-Suir A.C. travelled to the Emirates Arena in Glasgow for the Scottish National Indoor Championships on Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th February. Among the medal winners over the weekend were Nenagh Olympic A.C. athletes Jack McEvoy, 3rd U/13 60mH, Ted Collins, 3rd U/13 800m, Joseph McEvoy, 3rd U/15 60mH & Sadbh O'Mahony, 1st U/15 300m & Carrick-On-Suir A.C. athletes Miriam Daly, 2nd U/15 60mH, Jake Vermeer, 2nd U/15 60mH & 3rd in LJ,  Leanne Prout, 2nd U/20 400m & Martin Kehoe, 3rd U/15 HJ.
Results: U/13 & U/17          U/15 & U/20

Munster Schools XC Championships

The Munster Schools Cross Country Championships took place on Thursday 12th February in Cork I.T. Tipperary athletes won 6 sets of team medals in total (3 gold for Thurles CBS Junior Boys, Presentation Thurles Inter Girls & Loreto Clonmel Senior Girls with silver for the Ursuline Thurles in Junior & Senior Girls & bronze in the Minor Girls) & 12 individual medals (Josh O'Dwyer, Thurles CBS 5th Minor Boys; Clare Rafter, Ursuline Thurles 1st, Alannah Deering, St. Mary's Nenagh 3rd, Emma Fagan, St. Mary's Newport 7th & Elma Casey, Cashel C.C. 9th in Junior Girls race; Conor Ryan, Our Lady's Templemore, 3rd, Fred Crowley 4th & Kieren Moloney, Thurles CBS 11th in Junior Boys race; Avril Deegan, Presentation Thurles, 3rd Inter Girls race; Orlaith Moynihan, Loreto Clonmel 3rd & Ciara Cummins, Ursuline Thurles 5th in Senior Girls race with Darren Dunne, Nenagh CBS 3rd in Senior Boys race.
See Full Results here.

Ultra Running Update

See here.

Mageean Achieves European Indoor Standard,
Read more here.

Updated Coaching Calendar for South West

See Calendar here.  Coach Education courses are now available for online registration here.

Athletics Ireland Welcomes Irish Sports Council Investment for 2015
Read all the details here.

AAI Cross Country Review Forum

The AAI Cross Country Review Forum is on Saturday 14th February 2015 from 11am to 3pm in Athlone I.T. See further information & documentation here.


County Tipperary Schools Track & Field Date

The County Tipperary Schools T&F Championships will be held on Wednesday 22nd April in Templemore Track. Timetable to follow.

GloHealth Masters Cross Country
Well done to the following County athletes who competed in Tuam at the GloHealth Masters Cross Country Championships on Sunday 8th February:- Stuart Moloney, Mooreabbey Milers A.C. 8th overall in Master Men's race & 4th in the O/35 category; Willie O'Dwyer, Dundrum A.C. 38th overall in Master Men's race & 13th in the O/40 catetory & Patrick Shelly, Ballynonty A.C. who was 10th in the Master Men's 0/65 race & 7th in the 0/65 category.

6 Individual Medals for Tipp at National Juvenile "B" XC

A number of Tipperary athletes made the journey to the Palace Grounds, Tuam on Sunday 8th February to take part with great success in the GloHealth National Juvenile "B" Cross Country Championships. There were 6 individual winners on the day namely Laura Purcell, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. (4th Girls U/11), Rachel Butler, Moyne A.C. (6th Girls U/13), Adam Ryan, Newport A.C. (5th Boys U/13), Dylan McLoughlin, Moyne A.C. (8th Boys U/13), Elma Casey, Clonmel A.C. (9th Girls U/15) & Jack Moore, Moyne A.C. (7th Boys U/17). The County Boys U/11 team also won silver with Moyne A.C. taking 3 sets of medals in the Boys U/11 (3rd), Girls U/13 (2nd) & Boys U/17 (2nd). Congratulations to all the medal winners & to all who represented the County on the day.
See Juvenile PRO Report here.

GloHealth Intermediate, Masters & Juvenile "B" Cross Country Championships

Sunday 8th February in the Palace Grounds, Tuam, Co. Galway.
See AAI Review & Results here.

Tallaght & Leevale Win National League Indoor Titles
See AAI Review & results here.

O Donnell & Murray achieve Euro Indoor Standards
See more here.

Munster Juvenile Relays & Pole Vault Championships
Saturday 7th February in Nenagh Indoor Stadium
At the Munster Juvenile Pole Vault Championships, there was gold for David Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. in the Boys U/16 competition, silver for Aoife Tierney, Nenagh Olympic A.C.in the Girls U/18 & a 4th place finish for her younger sister, Emily in the Girls U/16.
See Results for Pole Vault Championships here
Nenagh Olympic A.C. were the County's top scorers in the Juvenile Relays taking home 9 sets of medals in total (5 gold, 3 silver & 1 bronze) with Carrick-On-Suir A.C. winning 3 sets (1 gold & 2 silver) & Templemore A.C. with 2 sets (1 silver & 1 bronze).
Results for Juvenile Relays here.


County Outdoor T&F Dates
County Track & Field U/9 to U/12 Championships take place on Monday 4th May & County Track & Field U/13 to U/19 Championships take place on Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th May. All 3 dates take place in Templemore Track.

GloHealth Sponsors Irish Schools Athletics
See all the details here.

Athletics Ireland Registration Figures for January

See here.

Athletics Ireland Membership Cards for Life
See all the details here.

AAI Indoor Games

See Results  here & AAI Review here.

Irish Team 2nd in Distance Medley Relay in New York
See all the details here.

Grogan & O'Dwyer Lead Dundrum to Victory at Novice Road

The County Novice Road Championships were held in Moyne on Sunday 1st February. There were individual wins for Linda Grogan & Willie O'Dwyer, Dundrum A.C. in the Women's & Men's races with Dundrum A.C. taking both the Women's & Men's team titles.
See County PRO Notes here      Results here       Photos here


Munster Star Award Winners for Tipp

Congratulations to Maria Carey, Newport A.C., Daniel Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C., Ciara Cummins, Nenagh Olympic A.C., Siobhan O'Doherty, Borrisokane A.C., Kevin Maunsell, Clonmel A.C. & Mike Cunningham, Mooreabbey Milers A.C. who all received Munster Star Awards for Tipperary at the Munster Star Awards Banquet on Saturday 31st January in the Blarney Golf Resort Hotel.
Photos here.  See AAI Link here. See List of Winners here.

Munster Outdoor Track & Field Dates
See Amended dates & confirmed venues here.

East Munster Schools Cross Country Championships

Friday 30th January 2015 in Dungarvan, Co. Waterford
See Results here.

Munster AAI Survey on Junior/U/23/Senior/Masters Indoors
Munster AAI will be carrying out a number of surveys about the Junior/U23/Senior & Masters Indoor Championships. The first of these surveys is now available to take here. Significance will be attached to a poor response rate to the surveys.

Munster Coaching & Development Calendar for South West
See Calendar for Feb to May here. More info here.

GloHealth 2015 Senior Indoor Championships

See Information here.

A History of Athletics in County Tipperary - Help Required

Jimmy Fogarty is currently compiling information for a new book which will deal with the history of athletics in County Tipperary. If each County Club could assist him with their specific Club entries, it would be greatly appreciated. See what information is required here.

National Junior & U/23 Indoor Championships
These Championships were held in AIT on Sunday 25th January. There were gold medals for Aaron Egan, Clonmel A.C. (Junior Walk), Paul White, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (U/23 400m), Simon Archer, Templemore A.C. (U/23 High Jump), Maria Carey, Newport A.C. (Junior Triple Jump) & Sharlene Mawdsley, Newport A.C. (Junior 200m). Silver medals went to Anthony Tobin, Clonmel A.C. (Junior Walk) & Evan Lynch, Clonmel A.C. (U/23 Walk) with bronze for Ciara Cummins, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (Junior 800m).
See AAI Review here. See Results here.

Irish Team Perform Well at Celtic Cross Country

Well done to Tipperary athletes, Ciara Cummins, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (7th U/20), Laura Tobin, Clonmel A.C. (8th U/20) & Aoife Laste, Clonmel A.C. (16th U/20). Both Ciara & Laura were on the Irish Women's U/20 team & Aoife was on the Irish Women's U/20 Development Team. See details here.

Honore Hoedt Coaching Presentation

Tuesday 17th February 2015 in AIT @ 7pm. See details here.

AAI Juvenile Competition Booklet for 2015
See here.

County Juvenile & Junior Indoor Championships 2015
The County Juvenile & Junior Indoor Championships for 2015 will take place in Nenagh Indoor Stadium on Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd February. Saturday 21st will be for athletes U/13 to Junior & Sunday 22nd will be for our U/9 to U/12 athletes. Entry Forms can be found on our "Forms" page. See Timetables below
   U/13 to Junior      U/9 to U/12


Clonmel A.C. Newcastle 5km Road Race
Sunday 18th January 2015
See Results here.

Team Championship Operations Manager  Vacancy
See more here.

Munster Senior & Masters Indoor Championships

Sunday 18th January 2015
See Consolidated Results here.


Gold for Ryan Brothers at National Combined Events

The National Combined Events Championships took place in AIT Arena, Athlone on Saturday 17th January. There was a double gold medal win for the Ryan Brothers, Daniel & David from Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. in the Youth Boys & Boys U/16 competitions with National bronze for both Joshua Egan & Joseph McEvoy, Nenagh Olympic A.C. in the Boys U/14 & U/15 competitions.  Adam O'Dwyer & Anna Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. made their debut at National competition in the Boys & Girls U/14 competitions with Adam finishing 8th overall & Anna in 6th place. Sean Burke, Moyne A.C. also competed in the Boys U/15 competition. Congratulations & well done to all.
See Results here.   See AAI Report here.


McGlynn Named Athlete of the Month

Read more here.

Athletics Ireland Announces 2015 Junior & Youth Relay Coaches

See details here.

RIP Jim Hogan

Britton Second at Great Edinburgh Run
See more here.

Irish Distance Relay Medley Team Set for New Balance Games in New York
See details here.

Irish Team Set for Celtic Cross Country
Good luck to Tipperary athletes, Ciara Cummins, Nenagh Olympic A.C. & Laura Tobin, Clonmel A.C. who will compete for Ireland on the Women's U/20 team at the Celtic Cross Country in CowPark, Dunboyne on Sunday 18th January.
Read more & see the teams here.

GloHealth Indoor League Round Up
See the details here.

Munster Wins for Ciobanu & Maunsell

Sergio Ciobanu & Kevin Maunsell were the first two finishers across the line for Tipperary in the Senior Men's race at the Munster Cross Country Championships in Carriganore, Waterford on Sunday 11th January. There was an historic silver medal for Clonmel A.C. in the Inter-Club competition with Tipperary taking gold & the Munster title in the Inter-County competition (team pictured above). Best of the Tipperary women was Angela Mc Cann & Aine Roche, Clonmel A.C. in 8th & 9th. Clonmel A.C. won silver in the Senior Women's race with Tipperary placing 3rd in the Inter-County competition.
County PRO Report here      Photographs      See Results here


3 Munster Titles for Tipp at Juvenile XC Relays

The Munster Juvenile Cross Country Relays took place in Carriganore, WIT, Co. Waterford on Sunday 11th January. There were gold medal wins for the Tipperary Girls & Boys U/12 & Boys U/14 teams with silver medals for Girls & Boys U/10 & Girls U/14.
See PRO Report here. See Results here.


GloHealth Indoor Season Kicks into Action

See details here.

                          

Sports Psychology Workshop
A Sports Psychology Workshop for Coaches given by Canice Kennedy will be held in Douglas Community School over a number of weeks. See all the details here.

Successful Munster Performance MD Squad Camp Held at Banna Beach
Read details here.

Ryan & Carey Make Top 10 Irish ARCU Rankings for 2014

Congratulations to Tipperary athletes, Daniel Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. & Maria Carey, Newport A.C who both made it into the top 10 Irish rankings for 2014 as compiled by ARCU Rankings. Daniel achieved a 4th place finish in the Male category behind international athletes, Adam King, Karl Griffin & Eoin Sheridan while Maria was placed at No. 9 in the Female category.  Both will also receive Munster Star Awards for Tipperary for their outstanding 2014 performances at Munster Championships.
Read all the details here.


Ryan Shines at Munster Combined Events
Daniel Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. got his 2015 Indoor season off to a flying start winning the Youth Boys Pentathlon at the Munster Juvenile Combined Events Championships on Sunday 4th January. Ryan won the competition by a huge margin setting a new Championship Best Performance score of 3660 points. He also achieved a new record in the Boys U/17 Long Jump with his leap of 6.82m & the European Youth Olympic standard. His sister, Anna won silver in the Girls U/14 competition & their younger brother Dillon won bronze in the Boys U/13 category.  Jake Vermeer, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. won silver in the Boys U/16 competition with Joshua Egan, Nenagh Olympic A.C. winning bronze in the Boys U/14 & Nessa Towey, Templemore A.C. taking bronze in the Girls U/12 competition. Alex Reynolds, Nenagh Olympic A.C. placed 4th in the Boys U/12 category just 18 points off the bronze medal. Congratulations to our medal winners & to all our athletes who took part on the day.
See results (individual events) here.
Overall Results: Boys (Updated)   Youth Boys   Girls     Youth Girls

200 & 400m Munster Records for White
Paul White, Nenagh Olympic A.C. had the top performance for Tipp athletes at the Munster Junior & U/23 Indoor Championships in Nenagh Indoor Stadium on Sunday 4th January. White showed great form producing two new Championship Best Performances in the U/23 Men's 200m & 400m with his times of 23.33 & 52.30. 16 medals were won in total by Tippeary athletes (4 gold, 7 silver & 5 bronze). Tipp winners were Tom Hennessy, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (1st Junior 800m), Robert Kennedy, Templemore A.C. (1st Junior 1500m & 2nd 800m), Leanne Prout, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. (2nd Junior 200m & 400m & 3rd 60mH), Patrick Lynch, Newport A.C. (3rd U/23 60m & 200m), Deirbhile Ryan  (2nd Junior Shot) &  Michael Quilligan, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (2nd Junior 400m), Darren Prout, (2nd Junior Long Jump) & Kelly Ann Doyle, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. (2nd Junior 60mH), Aoife Delargy (3rd Junior 400m) & Aoife Deering, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (3rd Junior 1500m),
See  Updated Results here.

25 Years of Senior XC Success for Dundrum A.C.

Dundrum A.C. athletes who finished 2nd to Clonmel in the "A" section & 1st & 3rd in the "B" section at the recent Tipperary Senior Cross Country Championships in Clonmel. The Club has maintained it's proud record of finishing in the top 3 in this race every year for the 25th year in a row. The Club has also maintained another great record of winning the "B" section every year since the formation of AAI, 15 years ago. A special mention also to Michael Moore who has competed in 24 of the races missing just one through injury. Front Row L to R: Donal Keane, Martin Keane, Kevin Moore, Willie O'Dwyer, PJ Holmes. Back Row L to R: Rory Devitt, John McCormack, Michael Ryan, Michael Moore, Liam Butler, Dermot Hayes & James Ryan.

The Dumdrum A.C. team of 1991 that competed in the 1st of their top 3 finishes of the Tipperary Senior Cross Country Championships for the past 25 years in a row. This team won the race to start the run going in Coolquill. Front Row L to R: Gerry Ralph, Pierce Butler, Pat Ryan & Roger Ryan. Back Row L to R: Norman Johnston, Ben English, Dominic Moore, Michael Moore & John Moore.
2015 Fixtures
See updated 2015 Fixtures List here.

Munster Indoor Championships - Entries Now Open
The Entry Forms for the Munster Junior & U/23 Indoor Championships on Sunday 4th January & the Munster Senior & Masters Indoor Championships on Sunday 18th January are now available here & the "Forms" page of the Munster website. See important information here.

Athletics Ireland Registration Figures 2014
See details here.

Positive Year for Athletics in Ireland
See more here.

Rob Heffernan To Be Awarded European Medal
See details here.

2015 Irish Anti-Doping Rules
See all the details here.

Barshim & Powell to Headline AIT International Meet

See more here.

Standards Released

The Standards for the World Youth, European Junior & EYOF competitions in 2015 have now been released. See all the details here.

National Jumps Squad Info
See here.

Mental Health & Well Being in Athletics
A new resource page has been launched. See details here.

David Gillick Honoured with Mick Doyle Golden Memory Award
See all the details here.

Get More with GloHealth
See details here.

GloHealth National Indoor League is Back
See Timetable, Online Entry & other details here.

Tobin, Boland, Fitzgibbon & McCormack are County Champions

The County Junior & Senior Cross Country Championships were held in the LIT Campus, Clonmel on Sunday 14th December. There were County Junior titles for Laura Tobin, Clonmel A.C. & Michael Boland, Dundrum A.C. with Carmel Fitzgibbon, Thurles Crokes A.C. crowned the County Senior Women's Champion & Niall McCormack, Clonmel A.C. winning the County Senior Men's title. In the team competitions, Clonmel A.C. were dominant winnning all four "A" titles with Dundrum A.C. winning the Senior Men's "B" title.
See Results here          Photos     County PRO Report here.

Excellent European Team Bronze for O'Doherty


Congratulations to Siobhan O'Doherty, Borrisokane A.C. who scored a brilliant European Bronze team medal with the Irish Senior Women's team at the European Cross Country Championships in Bulgaria on Sunday 14th December. O'Doherty had an excellent run to finish the race in 47th place overall & 5th home for the Irish team just behind Irish team captain, Ann Marie McGlynn. Well done also to Orlaith Moynihan, Clonmel A.C. who competed for Ireland on the Junior Women's team placing 62nd  overall with the Irish team in 10th place. See AAI Report here.

Superb SIAB Schools Success for Ryan Brothers

David & Daniel Ryan (Thurles CBS/Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C.) represented Ireland on the Junior & Inter Boys teams at the SIAB Schools Combined Events International in the Emirates Arena, Glasgow on Saturday 13th December. They both produced master class performances in their events setting 7 new pbs between them on the day with Daniel holding off the English to win gold in the Inter Boys competition a year out of his age & David separating the English to win silver in the Junior Boys competition, just 27 points off the gold medal. It was a historic day for the Irish Schools team who brought home their largest ever haul of medals. Up against the might of the English, Welsh & Scottish, Ireland captured 5 individual medals, two gold by Daniel Ryan & Elizabeth Morland in the Inter Boys & Girls competitions, silver for David Ryan & Sophie Meredith in the Junior Boys & Girls competition & bronze for Kate O'Connor in the Junior Girls competition. In addition, Ireland won the gold team medal in the Junior Girls & silver in the Junior Boys, Inter Girls & Inter Boys categories with Elizabeth Morland breaking the Inter Girls Schools International record. See AAI Report here. See Results here.  Photos


Combined Events Squad Take Over Tallaght

See AAI Report here.

AIT Sports Facilities Opening Hours
See the details here.

AAI Registration Figures for November
See details here.

Dooney Family Join Prestigious List
See list of Irish families capped for Ireland at Senior Level here.


County Junior & Senior Cross Country Championships

Sunday 14th December in the LIT Campus, Clonmel.
See Course Map here.   See County Preview here.           

10th Place Finish for McCormack at National Novice XC

The GloHealth National Novice Cross Country Championships were held in Santry Demesne on Sunday 7th December. Tipperary had two representatives on the day, Niall McCormack, Clonmel A.C. & Kevin Moore, Dundrum A.C. who recorded excellent 10th & 34th place finishes for the County out of a field of 196 athletes.
Photos      See AAI Report & Results here.

National XC Silver for Cummins & Hayde

Tipperary athletes Ciara Cummins, Nenagh Olympic A.C. & Aimee Hayde, Newport A.C. both recorded superb results at the GloHealth National Juvenile Cross Country Championships on Sunday 7th December. Ciara claimed silver in the Girls U/19 race while Aimee won silver in the closely contested Girls U/13 race.
Photos    See Juvenile PRO Report here. See AAI Report & Results here.

County Post Primary Schools Cross Country Championships

These Championships were held in Thurles Crokes A.C. Complex on Wednesday 3rd December. Top schools on the day were the Ursuline Convent, Thurles, the High School Clonmel & Scoil Ruain, Killenaule.
Photos     See Report here         Results


Maunsell to Withdraw from Euro XC Due to Injury
Unfortunately, Tipperary athlete, Kevin Maunsell, Clonmel A.C. has had to withdraw from the Irish Senior Men's team due to injury. We wish him a speedy recovery. See more here.

AIT Baseline Indoor Meet
Wednesday 17th December 2014 in AIT. See all the details here.

8 Individual "B" Medals for Tipp
The Munster Juvenile "B" Cross Country Championships were held in Watergrasshill, Co. Cork on Sunday 30th November. There were 8 individual medal wins for Tipperary athletes & two team wins for the Tipperary Boys U/13 (silver) & Boys U/11 (bronze) teams.
See Provisional Juvenile "B" results here. See Juvenile PRO Report here. Link to Photos here.

Munster Masters XC Championships
See Results here.

Ring Honours Irish Athletes at National Athletics Awards
Read the details here.

3 Tipp Athletes Named on Irish XC Team for Bulgaria

Congrats to Orlaith Moynihan, Clonmel A.C., Siobhan O'Doherty, Borrisokane A.C. & Kevin Maunsell, Clonmel A.C. who will all be part of the Irish team to compete at the European Cross Country Championships in Samokov, Bulgaria on the 14th December. Orlaith will be part of the Junior Women's team with Siobhan & Kevin on the Senior teams. Read more here.
See more additions to the Irish Team for the Euro XC here.
This brings to 5, the number of Tipp athletes who will be competing for Ireland in December as brothers, Daniel & David Ryan will be taking part in the SIAB Schools International in the Emirates Arena, Glasgow on the 13th December. We wish all our athletes the very best of luck.

Irish Technical Officials Appointments

See details here.

Munster Juvenile & Youth Combined Events Championships

Entry Forms for these Championships on Sunday 4th January 2015 can now be found on the "Forms" page of the Munster website & at link here. Closing date for postal entries is Thursday 18th December & Wednesday 31st December for E-Mail Entries. See Timetable & other important info here.

Roisin McGettigan to be Awarded European Medal
See all the details here.


National Gold for Hayde & Moynihan

Tipperary athletes, Aimee Hayde, Newport A.C. & Orlaith Moynihan, Clonmel A.C. both recorded fantastic gold medal wins in Dundalk I.T. at the GloHealth National Juvenile Even Age & Inter County Cross Country Championships on Sunday 23rd November. Aimee captured the National title in the Girls U/12 race leading from gun to tape 80m clear of the silver medalist while Orlaith won the Junior Women's race. Orlaith now has a very strong chance of a place on the Irish Team for the European Cross Country Championships in Bulgaria. Ciara Cummins, Nenagh Olympic A.C. was also an individual medal winner placing 10th in the Girls U/18 race with Laura Tobin, Clonmel A.C. placing 4th in the Junior Women's race.  Ciara Cummins & Eimear Loughman, Dundrum A.C. also won silver Inter-Provincial medals with Munster on the Girls U/18 team with Darragh Stakelum, Thurles Crokes A.C. winning a gold medal with the Munster Boys U/12 team finishing 31st overall, Jack Hickey, Moyne A.C. winning a silver medal with the Munster Boys U/14 team when he finished 23rd overall & Fiona Molloy, Nenagh Olympic A.C. winning bronze with the Munster Girls U/14 team when she finished in 59th place. Excellent results, congratulations & well done to all our athletes. See AAI Report & Results here.
See  Juvenile PRO Report
here.

4th & 5th place National Finishes for Maunsell & O'Doherty

Tipperary Senior athletes were to the fore at the GloHealth National  Inter County Cross Country Championships in Dundalk I.T. on Sunday 23rd November. Siobhan O'Doherty, Borrisokane A.C. finished an excellent 5th place in the Senior Women's race & in the Senior Men's race, Kevin Maunsell, Clonmel A.C. finished a brilliant 4th place. Both could now be in with a chance of being selected on the Irish team for the European Cross Country Championships in Bulgaria. The Tipperary Men's team of Kevin with Sergiu Ciobanu 11th, William Maunsell, Clonmel A.C. 24th, Niall McCormack, Clonmel A.C. 36th, Kevin Moore, Dundrum A.C. in 67th, Tony Fogarty, Templemore A.C. in 83rd & Shane Mullaney, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. in 103rd place took the National "C" title in the Inter County competition &  finished 5th overall  in the "A" Section, just 19 points off the bronze medal. Congratulations & well done to all. See AAI Report & Results here.
Photos           See Senior PRO Report
here.

Anti Doping Awareness Campaign
See more here.

World 100km Doha
See details here.

South Tipp Post Primary Schools XC

Wednesday 19th November in Marlfield, Clonmel
See Results here       Report here      Photographs


Sean Naughton Receives National Lifetime Achievement Award

A big congratulations to Sean Naughton, Nenagh Olympic A.C. who received a "Lifetime Achievement Award" from Michael Ring, Minister for Transport, Tourism & Sport at an awards ceremony in the AVIVA Stadium. This award recognises Sean's huge contribution to athletics at local, national & international level in Ireland. We are very proud of you Sean.
Read all the details here.


Tobin Has Continued Success in USA
Sean Tobin, Clonmel A.C., currently on scholarship in the University of Mississippi had a 4th place finish in the Southern Regional Championships & was also a member of the winning Mississippi team.
Read the details here.

Be Winter Ready

An iniative by the Department of Transport, Tourism & Sport in relation to the Winter Ready Campaign.
See all the details here.


Munster Star Awards Banquet
The Munster Star Awards will take place on Saturday 31st January 2015 @ 8pm in the Blarney Golf Resort Hotel, Blarney, Co. Cork. Details of the 2014 Munster winners will be announced in early December & posted on the Munster Athletics website.

Moyne A.C. Dominant at County Novice "B" XC Championships

Moyne A.C. hosted the County Novice "B" Cross Country Championships on Sunday 16th November. There were wins for the host Club in the Novice Women's race with Bridget Gleeson clinching the title & Jimmy Boland, Clonmel A.C. winning the Novice Men's race. Team honours in the Women's category went to Moyne A.C.'s "A" team with Clonmel A.C. 2nd & Moyne A.C.'s "B" team in bronze position. In the Men's team competition, Moyne A.C. took gold with Clonmel A.C. in 2nd place.
Photos    See Senior PRO Report here            Results here

Moyne A.C. Top Juvenile Cross Country Club
Congratulations to Moyne A.C. who are the top 2014 County Juvenile Club for  Cross Country with Nenagh Olympic A.C. in 2nd place & Newport A.C. in 3rd place.
See County Cross Country Points Table for 2014 here.

County Juvenile "B" Cross Country Championships

Sunday 16th November in Moyne 
Photos     See Juvenile PRO Report here.  See Results here.

Ryan Brothers Win at Irish Schools Combined Events

The All Ireland Schools Combined Events Championships produced a day of intense & exciting competition in the AIT Arena, Athlone on Saturday 15th November. 3 Students from CBS Thurles were Tipperary's only representatives & they did both their School & County proud. There was a brilliant gold medal win for Daniel Ryan, CBS Thurles in the Inter Boys competition a year out of his age with his brother David putting in a scorching 800m run of 2.13.74 & a new pb to bring him from 7th to 2nd place overall in the Junior Boys competition. Both will now represent Ireland at the SIAB Schools International in Glasgow on Saturday 13th December. Declan Ryan, CBS Thurles was the 3rd Tipperary athlete to take part on the day & he competed very well to finish 12th overall in the Junior Boys competition.
See link for photos here.
See AAI Report here.  See Results
here. 


Glohealth National Indoor League is back
Read all the details here.

Maria McCambridge Names as Sportswoman of the Month
See the details here.

North Tipp Primary Schools Indoor Competition

Wednesday 6th November in Nenagh Indoor Stadium
See Results here.

US Collegiate Round Up

Read more here.

Irish Schools Team Manager Required

See all the details here.

2015 Fixtures List

See here.

Munster Juvenile Indoor Competition Booklet for 2015

See here.

Re-Live The Best Moments - Inter County Review

Read more here.

A Day of Remembrance
Read more here.

Win for Maunsell at Munster Intermediate Cross Country

William Maunsell, Clonmel A.C recorded a gold medal finish at the Munster Intermediate Cross Country Championships in Newmarket-On-Fergus on Sunday 9th November. There was also strong performances from Stuart Moloney, Mooreabbey Milers A.C. (5th), Kevin Moore, Dundrum A.C. (9th), Tony Fogarty, Templemore A.C. (11th), John Fitzgibbon (24th) & Patrick Hughes (25th) Thurles Crokes A.C. (pictured above) which helped Tipperary capture a silver medal in the Inter-County competition.
See Results here.


Gold for Tipp at Munster Juvenile Uneven Age Cross Country Championships
Shane Buckley, Dundrum A.C. & Aimee Hayde, Newport A.C. both captured gold medals & Munster titles in the Boys U/9 & Girls U/13 races at the Munster Juvenile Uneven Age Cross Country Championships in Clare on Sunday 9th November. Nenagh Olympic A.C. also won gold in the Boys U/11 Inter Club competition with Thurles Crokes A.C. taking bronze in the Boys U/15. Other individual medal winners on the day were Evie Smith, Moyglass A.C. (9th Girls U/9), Kate Burke, Moyglass A.C. (10th Girls U/11), Philip Hayes, Moyne A.C. (7th Boys U/11), Joe Egan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. (12th Boys U/11), Derbhla Heffernan, Dundrum A.C. (5th Girls U/13), Emma Coleman, Newport A.C. (12th Girls U/13), Emma Fagan, Newport A.C. (5th Girls U/15), Alannah Deering, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (7th Girls U/15), Fred Crowley, Thurles Crokes A.C. (8th Boys U/15), Fiona Molloy, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (11th Girls U/17), Richard O'Donoghue, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (9th Boys U/17),  Laura Tobin, Clonmel A.C., Ciara Cummins, Nenagh Olympic A.C., Aoife Laste, Clonmel A.C., & Orla Healy, Moyne A.C. who placed 3rd, 4th, 5th & 10th in the Girls U/19 race leading Tipperary to a silver Inter-County medal. Tipperary also won bronze Inter-County medals in the Boys U/9,U/11 & U/13 & Girls U/13 competitions.
Photos      See Juvenile PRO Report here. See Results here.

CBS Thurles Tops for Tipp at Munster Schools Combined Events

The Munster Schools Combined Events Championships were held in Nenagh Indoor Stadium on Wednesday 5th November. Top School for Tipperary on the day was the CBS Thurles who recorded 2 gold medals in the Junior & Inter Boys competitions & also 4th & 5th places in the Junior Boys competition. Brothers, David & Daniel Ryan were clear winners of the Junior & Inter Boys titles with a 4th place finish for Declan Ryan in the Junior Boys & a 5th place finish for Jack Dolan in the same category with just a point to spare between them. Daniel, David & Declan now go on to compete at the All Ireland Schools Combined Events Championships in AIT, Athlone on Saturday 15th November. Other notable performances came from Sean Carolan, St. Mary's Newport who was 2nd in the First Year Boys competition & Shane McShera, St. Mary's Newport who was 16th in the same competition. Joseph McEvoy, St. Anne's Killaloe was 10th in the Junior Boys with Brian Naughton, Nenagh College 19th & Denise Cullagh, Nenagh College finished 32nd in the First Year Girls competition. Congratulations & well done to all our athletes.
Results:     Girls              Boys


Tobin 5th in US Collegiate Race
Sean Tobin (Clonmel A.C.) representing his college, University of Mississippi, produced a high quality performance at the SEC Conference Race finishing 5th in a time of 24.37, just 12 seconds outside the winning time.
See more here.


National Combined Events Focused on 2015

See all the details here.

Change in Clonmel Sports Psychology Workshop
The Sports Psychology Workshop originally scheduled for Thursday 13th November in Clonmel has now been changed to Thursday 27th November from 7pm to 9pm. Further details to follow.

Britton Launches GloHealth National Cross Country Championships
See more here.

AAI Registration Figures for October
See all the details here.

Munster Juvenile Cross Country Competition Booklet
See here.

Wins for Danagher & Moloney at County Masters

There were wins on Sunday 2nd November in Thurles for Margaret Danagher, Templemore A.C. & Stuart Moloney, Mooreabbey Milers A.C. at the County Master Cross Country Championships. Team honours went to Mooreabbey Milers A.C. in both the Women's & Men's 0/35 category with wins for Clonmel A.C. in the Women's O/45 & Dundrum A.C. in the O/50 Men's categories.
See Senior PRO Report here.  See Full Results here.


Successful County Juvenile Relay Championships Held

The County Juvenile Cross Country Relay Championships were held on Sunday 2nd November in Thurles Crokes A.C. Grounds. Top 4 Clubs on the day were Nenagh Olympic A.C. (2 gold, 2 silver), Templemore A.C. (2 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze), Thurles Crokes A.C. (2 gold, 1 silver) & Moyne A.C. (1 gold, 2 silver, 2 bronze). Newport A.C. (1 silver, 2 bronze) & Clonmel A.C. (2 bronze) also competed well.
See Juvenile PRO Notes here. See Full Results here.

County Trials for Munster Juvenile XC Relays

These Trials took place on Sunday 2nd November in Thurles Crokes A.C. Grounds.
See List of qualifiers here.


Athletics Development Officer Job Application

Read all the details here.

McCambridge & Ciobanu Crowned Marathon Champions

See more here.

Templemore A.C. Well Represented At Dublin City Marathon
Read more here.


Munster U/23 & Novice Cross Country Championships
There were top 10 finishes for Kevin Moore, Dundrum A.C. in 7th & Tony Fogarty, Templemore A.C. in 10th with Thurles Crokes A.C. 4th in the Inter-Club competition, Tipperary taking bronze in the Inter-County category & a 4th place finish for Patrick Hughes, Thurles Crokes A.C. in the U/23 race. Best placed female finisher was Eileen McCullagh, Thurles Crokes A.C. in 12th place with the Tipperary Ladies 4th in the Inter-County Competition.
See Results here.


Munster Juvenile Titles for Quane, Hodgins & Hayde
Tipperary athletes stormed home to victory on home ground at the Munster Championships in the Turnpike, Two Mile Borris on Sunday 26th October. There were brilliant gold medal wins for Leah Quane, Mooreabbey Milers A.C. in the Girls U/10 race, Cian Hodgins, Nenagh Olympic A.C. in the Boys U/10 & Aimee Hayde, Newport A.C. in the Girls U/12. County athletes also recorded 13 additional individual wins with Tipperary featuring in 5 of the Inter-County competitions & the Nenagh Olympic A.C. Boys U/10 team winning Club gold.
See Juvenile PRO Report here.
Photographs    Tipp Details here.  See Results here.


Irish TV Coverage of Tipp Primary Schools XC

The programme has already aired on Saturday 18th October on Irish TV, Channel 191 but may air again on Saturday 25th October so keep a look out. The programme is also available to view at the www.irishtv.ie link here.

Kevin Maunsell 2nd at Autumn Open XC

Kevin Maunsell, Clonmel A.C. put in a terrific performance in the 8km race at the Athletics Ireland Autumn Open Cross Country in the Phoenix Park on Sunday 19th October. Kevin placed 2nd overall in a time of 26.01 with William Maunsell, Clonmel A.C. in 11th place overall (10th Senior), Niall McCormack, Clonmel A.C. 26th (23rd Senior), Brian Murphy, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. in 39th (8th 0/35), Stuart Moloney, Mooreabbey Milers A.C. in 44th (10th 0/35), Patrick Roche, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. in 119th (22nd Senior) & Derek Nolan, Clonmel A.C. in 130th (10th O/50). Tom Hennessy, Nenagh Olympic A.C. was in 19th place in the 6km Junior race with Siobhan O'Doherty, Borrisokane A.C. finishing in 7th place in the Women's category in the 8km race. See details & results here.

Info for Youth & Junior Athletes

See link here for information on major International 2015 competitions for Youth & Junior athletes.

County Juvenile Uneven Age Cross Country Championships

Sunday 19th October in Moyglass.
See Juvenile PRO Report here. See Results here

McCullagh & Smith Win County Intermediate Titles
Eileen McCullagh, Thurles Crokes A.C. & Danny Smith, Ballynonty A.C. were the County winners of the Women's & Men's Intermediate Titles in Moyglass  on Sunday 19th October. Team honours went to Thurles Crokes A.C. on the double when they won both the Women's & Men's titles.
See Results here.

Autumn Open Cross Country Preview
Read here.

Inspirational Performance of the Year on Irish Soil
See more here.

Alex Wright, Leevale A.C. makes Impressive Debut Over 50km
See details here.

Winter Coaching Series Back by Popular Demand

Read all the details here. See AAI Link here. Poster here.

National Athletics Awards Nominations Released

Read all the details here.

Athletics Ireland Reaches 50,000 Members

See more here.

National Cross Country Venues Revealed

Dundalk Institute of Technology, Co. Louth will host the National Juvenile Even Age & Inter County Championships while Santry Demesne, Dublin is the venue for the National Juvenile Uneven Age & Novice Championships.
See details here.


McCullagh & O'Dwyer Win County Novice Titles

The County Novice Cross Country Championships were hosted by Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. & held in the Turnpike, Two Mile Borris on Sunday 5th October. There were Novice County titles for Eileen McCullagh, Thurles Crokes A.C. & Willie O'Dwyer, Dundrum A.C. Moore Abbey Milers A.C. won the Women's team title with Thurles Crokes A.C. capturing the Men's Novice title.
Photos            See County PRO Report here           Novice Results here.


Nenagh Olympic & Moyne Tops at County Juvenile XC
The 2014 Cross Country Season got into full swing with the County Juvenile Even Age Championships on Sunday 5th October. Our thanks to host Club, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. who organised the event in the Turnpike, Two Mile Borris. Top individual Club was Nenagh Olympic A.C. who took home 4 of the 10 individual titles up for grabs with Newport A.C. in 2nd with 2 titles & Thurles Crokes A.C., Moyne, Moyglass & Moore Abbey Milers A.C. winning 1 title each. In the Team competition, Moyne A.C. topped the list with 6 titles followed by Nenagh Olympic A.C. with 2 & Newport A.C. with 1.

See Juvenile PRO Report here.     See Juvenile Results here.

Munster Even Age, Novice & U/23 Cross Country Championships
Entry forms are now available here. Closing Date for receipt of entries is Friday 17th October 2014. See Course Map & Directions here.

September Transfers List

See all the details here.

Record Numbers @ Tipp Primary Schools Cross Country

A record breaking number of over 2800 children took part in the County Tipperary Primary Schools Cross Country Championships on Wednesday 1st October. Set in beautiful autumnal sunshine in the pristine grounds of Thurles Crokes A.C., it was a fantastic sight to see hundreds of participants don the brightly coloured singlets & jerseys of their respective schools & take part in their  800m & 1000m races. An extra special element was the presence of Irish TV who recorded the whole event for a forthcoming TV programme. More details to follow.
See Results here.


Successful National Junior XC Day Held in AIT Arena

Read more here.

Forest Feast FIT4Youth Programme

Read more here.

AAI Autumn Open Cross Country

Sunday 19th October in the Phoenix Park
See all the details here.

National Marathon Closing Date

Wednesday 1st October @ 5pm
See details here.

Tipperary Juvenile Cross Country Notes

Read here.

British & Irish Junior Mountain Running Championships

See AAI Report here.

Applications for 2015 Carding Now Open

Read all the details here.

Important Update Re. Permit Applications
Going forward, all permit applicants will need to fill out & submit a Medical Plan with their Permit Application. See Medical Plan here.

Living the Fit Life

GloHealth Fit4Life Programme officially launched.
See the details here.

Successful Munster MD Squad Camp Held

Read more here.

Tipperary Ladies Mini Marathon
This year's event takes place on Sunday 28th September in Thurles at a new starting time of 10.30am. The Closing date for receipt of entries is Monday 22nd September. This year, all entrants will receive a specially designed medallion as well as an exclusive technical T-Shirt. To enter, please log onto www.tippminimarathon.ie. See Poster here.


Win for O'Doherty @ Munster Half Marathon 

The Munster Half Marathon Championships was held on Sunday 21st September in Charleville. Siobhan O'Doherty, Borrisokane A.C. was the clear winner of the Senior Women's category in 1.16.24. See Individual Results here. Team Results to follow.
See Charleville International Half Marathon Results here. 


Re-Grading of Cross Country Athletes
Closing Date is Monday 6th October. Read all the details here.

Irish Team 8th at World Mountain Running Championships

Read more here.

Mark English 4th in Marrakech

Mageean & Robinson both 3rd in elite New York Mile races with Ciaran O'Lionaird, Leevale A.C. 10th &  new Irish Walk record for Alex Wright, Leevale A.C. in Cogenhagan. Read more here.

Level 2 Coaching Course
Full details below of the upcoming Level 2 Course
http://www.athleticsireland.ie/news/level-two-coaching-course
Online Registration now available at this link -https://events.athleticsireland.ie/ps/event/listings?view=OTHER

Fogarty & Danagher win Templemore Track & Trail 4 Mile Race
The Annual Templemore A.C. Track & Trail 4 Miler was held on Sunday 14th September 2014. This very popular run attracted 134 competitors with local athletes, Tony Fogarty & Margaret Danagher, Templemore A.C. the first male & female finishers.
See Results here.

Remembrance 5km Run is Back

Sunday 9th November in the Phoenix Park, Dublin.
See details here.


Borrisoleigh Track Attack
A new initiative in Borrisoleigh to promote sporting & recreational activities in the local & surrounding areas. The Borrisoleigh Track Attack will include a 42km Marathon Challenge, an upcoming series of races which will be held on the new track surrounding the hurling field in Borrisoleigh.

See all the details here.

Wins for Maunsell & McCann at Kilsheelan 10
The Kilsheelan 10km Road Race was held on Sunday 14th September with 187 participants on the start line with wins for Kevin Maunsell & Angela McCann, Clonmel A.C.
See Race Report here.  See Results here.

Leugh School 6.5km Road Race

Friday 12th September 2014
See Results here.

Munster Coaching & Development Calendar

Tipperary Fixtures Calendar has now been updated to include all Courses/Workshops. See Autumn/Winter 2014 Courses/Workshops here. More details on Coaching Courses available to view here.

Adamstown A.C. Open XC

Sunday 14th September @ 12 noon in Adamstown Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford. See Results here.

County Tipperary Cross Country Development Squad

The  County Tipperary Cross Country Squad Sessions continue in Thurles Crokes A.C. Grounds every Saturday @ 10.30am. All interested Clubs & athletes are welcome to attend. The session will be led by Madeline Loughnane, Thurles Crokes A.C.

World Masters Bronze for Irish Team

Well done to John Kelly, Cappawhite A.C. who was 30th overall in the O/35 Category finishing in a time of 1.24.45. with the Irish team recording a bronze medal finish. Read AAI Report & Irish results here.

Mageean Returns to Top Class Athletics

Read more here.

Northern Ireland Coaching Conference

Saturday 20th September 2014 in University of Ulster, Jordanstown.
See all the details here.

Team Declaration for National Marathon
Forms now available to download. All Club teams must fill out & send to Athletics Ireland before 21st October.
Read details here.

World University Games 2015

See Athletics Ireland Selection Criteria, Standards & other information here.

Host Applications for National Cross Country Championships
Athletics Ireland seeks host applications for the following Championships:-
  • Intermediate, Masters & Juvenile Development Cross Country Championships on 8th February 2015
  • Inter Clubs & Inter Country Relay Cross Country Championships on 1st March 2015.
Closing Date for Applications is 31st October 2014. Read more here. See Application Form here.

Cross Country Review 
A one day Cross Country Conference will be held to review & debate all the proposed cross country motions raised at Congress. Now you have the chance to send your thoughts on AAI Cross Country competitions to Athletics Ireland before 9th October.
Read all the details here.


County Tipperary Juvenile Cross Country Championships

Entry Forms & other related information relating to these Championships can now be found on our "Forms" page. Closing date for Juvenile Even Age Championships is Friday 26th September & Friday 10th October for Juvenile Uneven Age Championships.

53 Munster "B" Medals for Tipp

The Munster Juvenile "B" Track & Field Championships were held on Sunday 31st August  in Templemore.  The County was strongly represented with our athletes winning 53 medals in total (17 gold, 18 silver & 18 bronze). Congratulations & well done to all our young athletes.
See Tipp Details here.  See Results here.

County 10 Mile Road Titles for Maunsell & Loughnane
The County 10 Mile Road Championships took place in summery conditions in Ballynonty on Sunday 31st August. Clonmel A.C. occupied the top 3 places with William Maunsell in 1st, Niall McCormack in 2nd & David Mansfield in 3rd place. Madeline Loughnane, Thurles Crokes A.C. took the Women's title with Martina Ryan, Thurles Crokes A.C. & Yvonne O'Connor, Clonmel A.C. the next two women across the finish line.
See Results here               Photographs      County Senior PRO Report here.


Successful National Community Games for Tipp

Tipperary athletes were to the fore at the National Community Games Athletics Finals in Athlone on Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th August. They took home a fine haul of 12 individual medals (6 gold, 2 silver, 2 bronze & 2 Pewter) & 5 sets of Relay medals (1 gold, 2 silver & 2 bronze). There were gold medal wins for Miriam Daly & Jake Vermeer, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. in the Girls & Boys U/14 80mH, Maria Carey, Newport A.C. in the Girls U/16 Triple Jump & Sean Mockler, Daniel & David Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. in the Boys U/14 Javelin, Boys U/16 100m & Boys U/16 Triple Jump. Silver medals were won by Sharlene Mawdsley, Newport A.C. in the Girls U/16 100m & Joseph McEvoy, Nenagh Olymic A.C. in the Boys U/14 Long Jump & bronze medals for Joe Finn, Ballina in the Boys U/8 80m & Adam Dooley, Roscrea A.C. in the Boys U/14 100m. Pewter medals for 4th place went to Khya Lynch, Roscrea A.C. in the Girls U/10 60mH & Aoibhe O'Shea, Kilkenny City Harriers A.C./Ballingarry in the Girls U/16 1500m. Relay medals were won by Roscrea Boys U/14 4 x 100m (gold), Carrick-On-Suir Girls U/12 & U/14 4 x 100m (silver each), Newport Girls U/16 4 x 100m (bronze) & Burgess U/10 Mixed Relay (Bronze). Congratulations to all our athletes.
Photographs    See Results here.

Nanjing Youth Olympics Update

Well done to Adam King, Iveragh A.C. who placed 8th in the "A" Final of the Hammer with a throw of 71.49m. Michaela Walsh, Swinford A.C. was 6th in the "A" Shot Putt Final with a pb of 15.69m & Roseanna McGuckian, City of Lisburn A.C. was 3rd in the "B" Final of the 200m. See AAI Report here. Well done to Louise Shanahan, Leevale A.C. who finished 6th in the "A" Final of the 800m in a new pb of 2.08.29. Eoin Sheridan, North Westmeath A.C. also competed well finishing 5th in the "B"Final of the Discus.
Read more here.


Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. Road Races

Friday 22nd August 2014
See Results here.


Borrisoleigh 5km Road Race

Wednesday 20th August 2014
See Results here.


Attention all Club Children's Officers

Athletics Ireland needs each Club to confirm as to who their Children's Officers are. Read more details here.

Nanjing Youth Olympics Update
Roseanna McGuckian, City of Lisburn A.C. 3rd in her 200m Heat in a time of 24.77. Adam King, Iveragh A.C. throws a pb of  71.91m in the qualifying round of the Hammer to finish 8th out of 15 & now goes through to the "A" Final on Sunday 24th @ 13.20 Irish time. See AAI Report here. See more here.

County Tipperary Cross Country Dates 2014

Following a recent County Board Meeting, the dates for the forthcoming County Tipperary Cross Country Championships can now be found on the "Fixtures" page.

Top 50 Hurdles Clubs of All Time
The Irish Hurdlers Blog has compiled a Top 50 of the best Irish Hurdles Clubs which show Carrick-On-Suir A.C. at No. 2 behind Ferrybank A.C. & Nenagh Olympic A.C. in 6th place. Read more here.
Carrick-On-Suir A.C. have had a fantastic year of Hurdles in 2014 making it two in a row for the honours of "Top Juvenile Hurdle Club in Ireland".  Well done to Emby Walsh, Paul O' Gorman & all the Club team for their dedication & hard work. Fantastic results all round.  Read more details here.

Nanjing 2014 Summer Youth Olympic Games
5 Irish athletes, Louise Shanahan, Leevale A.C., Adam King, Iveragh A.C., Eoin Sheridan, North Westmeath A.C.,  Michaela Walsh, Swinford A.C. & Roseanna McGuckian, City of Lisburn A.C. will be competing. Watch all of the action at the Youth Olympic Games live through the link here. Well done to Louise Shanahan, Leevale A.C. who finished 2nd in her 800m heat today (Wed) in a season's best of 2.09.58 & now progresses to the final as one of the fastest finishers on Saturday 23rd at 14.45pm Irish time. Eoin Sheridan finished 12th in his qualifying round of the Discus & now progresses to the "B" Final on Sat 23rd at 03.15am Irish time. Adam King, Iveragh A.C. competes tomorrow (Thurs 21st) in the qualifying rounds of the Hammer at 13.15pm Irish time. See AAI Report here. Keep up to date with the progress of all 5 Irish athletes at Running in Cork Blog here.


People of the Year Awards
Do you know someone who deserves such an award? See all the details here.

Team Announcement for European Masters in Turkey

Read more here.

Win for Fagan at National Community Games Finals
Congratulations to Emma Fagan, Newport A.C. who recorded a gold medal win in the Girls U/15 Duathlon at the National Community Games Finals in Athlone on Sunday 17th August. The Duathlon consists of a 1400m Run, an 8000m Cycle & a 1400m run.

National 4 x 100m Record for Templemore A.C.
The GloHealth Masters Track & Field Championships were held in Tullamore on Sunday 10th August. Tipperary athletes took home 26 individual medals (8 gold, 5 silver & 13 bronze) & gold & silver in the Relay competitions.  Top performances of the day came from the Templemore A.C. Master Men's 4 x 100m Relay team who set a new National Record of 45.50 with Patrick Naughton, Nenagh Olympic A.C. adding another 4 gold & 1 silver to his impressive collection of medals won at these Championships over the years. Other multiple medal winners were Pat Shelly, Ballynonty A.C. (2 bronze M7), Anthony Carolan, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (2 bronze M3), Peter Ryan, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (2 gold M3), Adrian McGinley, Templemore A.C. (1 silver, 2 bronze M1), Ken Lee, Templemore A.C. (2 bronze M1), Pat Corcoran, Tipperary Town A.C. ( 1 silver, 1 bronze M3), Pat Grace, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (1 gold, 1 bronze M4) & Hazel Galloway, Clonmel A.C. (1 gold, 1 silver M5).
Results here     See Tipp PRO Report here.  See AAI Report here.

European Athletics Championships

Robinson 4th & new National Record for Irish Men's 4 x 400m Relay. See more here. Irish Marathon Team finish 7th in Zurich. See more here. Irish National records for Men's 4 x 400m & Women's 4 x 100m Relay teams. Read more here.

O' Cathain & O'Sullivan Elected to Olympic Council

Read more here.

Proper Qualifies for European 200m Semi-Final

Read more here.

Moyglass 4 Mile Road Race Cancelled

Please note that the Moyglass A.C. 4 Mile Road Race scheduled for Sunday 24th August has now been cancelled.

Celtic Honours for Tipp Athletes

Tipperary athletes had some excellent results at the Celtic Games in Morton Stadium, Santry on Saturday 9th August. It was a historic day for Ireland who won every age category, boys & girls to lift the overall title. Daniel Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C., the Irish Boys U/16 Captain led the charge winning the Boys U/16 100mH setting a new Celtic Record of 13.58 & later in the day he was a key member of the Irish Mixed U/16 4 x 100m Relay that set another new Celtic Record with their run of 45.42. Kelly Ann Doyle, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. had a great run in the U/18 Girls 400mH to win with a new Celtic Record of 62.85 & she was also instrumental in the 2nd placing for Ireland in the 4 x 400m Relay with Aoife Delargy, Templemore A.C. also on the team. Maria Carey, Newport A.C. was in fine form winning the Girls U/18 Triple Jump equalling the Celtic Record with Michael Quilligan, Nenagh Olympic A.C. placing 2nd in the Boys U/18 400mH & being an integral part of the Irish 4 x 400m Relay team that won gold.  There was also silver for Aoife Vaughan Witts, Borrisokane A.C. in the Girls U/18 Hammer. Our Development Team also performed very well with bronze for Killian Cullagh, Nenagh Olympic A.C. in the Boys U/18 2km Steeplechase, silver for Sharlene Mawdsley, Newport A.C. in the Girls U/18 200m & 4th in the U/18 4 x 100m Relay & bronze for Ciara Mockler, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. in the Girls U/18 Shot Putt. Congrats & well done to all.
Photographs        See AAI Report & Results here.


Irish Athletes Set Off for Youth Olympics

Good luck to Munster athletes, Adam King, Iveragh A.C. & Louise Shanahan, Leevale A.C. & all the Irish team.
Read more here.

Irish Celtic Team Named
The Celtic Games take place in Morton Stadium on Saturday 9th August. Good luck to all our Tipperary athletes who have been selected to compete. Celtic Team: Daniel Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. (U/16 100mH & 4 x 100m Relay), Michael Quilligan, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (U/18 400mH & 4 x 400m Relay), Kelly Ann Doyle, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. (U/18 400mH & 4 x 400m Relay), Aoife Vaughan Witts, Borrisokane A.C. (U/18 Hammer), Maria Carey, Newport A.C. (U/18 Triple Jump) & Aoife Delargy, Templemore A.C. (U/18 4 x 400m Relay).  Development Team: Killian Cullagh, Nenagh Olympic A.C. (U/18 2km S/C), Sharlene Mawdsley, Newport A.C. (U/18 200m & 4 x 100m Relay) & Ciara Mockler, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. (U/18 Shot Putt).
See Team Details & Timetable  here.

Rock n' Roll Half Marathon

Monday 4th August 2014 in Dublin
See AAI Review & Provisional Results here.

Nenagh Olympic A.C. 2nd in National League Final

Nenagh Olympic A.C. were Tipperary's sole representatives at the National League Final in Tullamore on Sunday 3rd August. They posted excellent results to finish 2nd in Division 1 behind Donore Harriers A.C.
AAI Review here. Provisional Results here.

National Gold Combined Events Medals for McEvoy & Ryan
Both Joseph McEvoy, Nenagh Olympic A.C. & Daniel Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. put in great performances at the GloHealth National Juvenile Combined Events Championships in Tullamore on Saturday 2nd August. Tipperary's only representatives on the day, Joseph took gold in the Boys U/14 competition with Daniel winning the Boys U/16 competition.
See Juvenile Results here             Youth, Junior, Senior & Masters Results here.

Ballynonty A.C.
Ballynonty A.C. have just launched a new website which can be found at www.ballynontyac.wordpress.com.

Unique 40 Years in a Row Title for Patsy O'Connor

Read more here.

2014 Munster Half-Marathon

This will be run this year in conjuction with the Charleville International Half Marathon on Sunday 21st September in Charleville, Co. Cork
See all the details here.  See Link here to Charleville International Half Marathon.

Wins for Maher & McCann at Ballynonty 10 Miler 

The Annual Ballynonty A.C. 10 Mile Road Race took place in Sunday 27th July in Ballynonty. There were wins for Brian Maher, Kilkenny City Harriers & Angela McCann, Clonmel A.C.
See Results here


National Records for Carey & McDonagh
At Day 4 of the GloHealth National Juvenile Track & Field Championships in Tullamore on Sunday 27th July, Tipperary athletes added another 2 records to their tally. Maria Carey, Newport A.C. set a new record of 11.79m in the Girls U/17 Triple Jump with Liam McDonagh, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. setting a CBP of 10.27.90 in the Boys U/14 2km Walk. There were other gold medal wins for Sean Mockler, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. in the Boys U/15 Hammer, Daniel Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. in the Boys U/16 Discus, Darren Prout, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. in the Boys U/18 Long Jump & Aaron Egan, Clonmel A.C. in the Boys U/18 5km Walk.
See List of Tipperary Winners here.   Results here      AAI Review here.

National Records for Doyle, Ryan & Vaughan Witts
At Day 3 of the GloHealth National Juvenile Track & Field Championships in Tullamore on Saturday 26th July, Tipperary athletes set 3 new National Records. Kelly Ann Doyle, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. ran herself into the record books with her time of 61.22 in the Girls U/18 400mH, 
Daniel Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. set a new CBP in the Boys U/16 Long Jump with his leap of 6.49m while Aoife Vaughan Witts, Borrisokane A.C. threw 56.19m in the Girls U/19 Hammer to smash the previous record by over 5 metres. There were also gold medal wins for Michael Quilligan, Nenagh Olympic A.C. in the Boys U/18 400mH & Orlaith Moynihan, Clonmel A.C. in the Girls U/19 3000m.
    See List of Tipperary Winners here.  See Results here.   See AAI Report from Day 3 here.


World Junior Championships
See update from Day 1 of the Championships here. 11th place in Hammer for Emma O'Hara. Read more here. PB for Manning in the 200m. See more here.

National Senior Medals for Ryan & Vaughan Witts

The Glohealth National Senior Track & Field Championships took place in Morton Stadium, Santry on Saturday 19th & Sunday 20th July. Peter Ryan, Nenagh Olympic A.C. won silver in the 56lbs Weight for Height with Aoife Vaughan Witts, Borrisokane A.C. winning bronze in the Hammer. See Full Results here. Read Tipp Senior PRO Report here.

Tipperary Women's Mini Marathon
Sunday 28th September @ 10.30am in Thurles
See Details here.


Borrisoleigh 5km Run/Walk/Jog

Wednesday 20th August 2014 @ 7.30pm in Borrisoleigh
AAI Permit Approved. See Race Poster here.


Roscrea 5km/10km Road Race

Saturday 11th October 2014 in Roscrea.
AAI Permit Approved. See Race Poster here.


SIAB International Medals for Tipp
 Tipperary athletes, Sharlene Mawdsley (200m & Relay) & Maria Carey (Triple Jump), St. Mary's Newport/Newport A.C., Daniel Ryan, Thurles CBS/Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. (100mH & Long Jump) & Aaron Egan, High School, Clonmel/Clonmel A.C. (Walk) all competed for Ireland & their schools at the SIAB Schools Track & Field International in Cardiff on Saturday 19th July.  Aaron Egan won gold in the Walk, Maria Carey won silver in the Triple Jump, Sharlene Mawdsley won silver with the Girls 4 x 100m relay team & Daniel Ryan won bronze in the Long Jump. Congrats to all.  See Full Results here. See AAI Report here. 


O' Lionaird Named Athlete of the Meet at National T&F Champs
Read more here.

Proper Does Double on Day 1 of Glohealth National T&F Champs
See Results here. See more here.

Results & Report from 13th European Mountain Running Championships
See all the details here.

AAI Registration Figures for July
See all the details here.

National Records for Ryan, Daly & Cummins
Daniel Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. recorded a great win in the Boys U/16 100mH at the National Track & Field Championships in Tullamore on Sunday 13th July. Ryan twice broke the 2006 record of 13.66 held by Irish International 400m Hurdler, Jason Harvey, Crusaders A.C. when he ran 13.30 in his heat & 13.45 in the final to win gold. Miriam Daly, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. also had a super run in the Girls U/14 75mH when she ran a national record of 11.30 to equal
the Pre-AAI record of 11.3 held by M. English, Tullamore since 1983 & break the 2010 record of 11.32 held by Kate McGowan, Tir Conaill. Another Tipp record breaker was Ciara Cummins, Nenagh Olympic A.C. who stormed home in the Girls U/18 2km Steeplechase with her winning time of 7.20.70. This broke the 2013 record of 7.24.75 held by Cliona Carthy, Celtic DCH set last year. 15 medals in total (6 gold, 7 silver & 2 bronze) were won by Tipperary athletes. Our other medal winners over the weekend were Brian Naughton & Sean Carolan, Nenagh Olympic A.C., gold & silver in Boys U/14 Hammer; Darren Prout, gold in Boys U/18 Triple Jump & bronze in 100mH, Michael Dineen, gold in Boys U/18 Javelin, Leanne Prout, silver in Girls U/18 100mH & Kelly Ann Doyle, bronze in Girls U/18 100mH (all Carrick-On-Suir A.C.); Maria Carey, Newport A.C. silver in the Girls U/17 Long Jump, Ciara & Sean Mockler, silver in Girls U/18 Shot Putt & Boys U/15 Discus & David Ryan, silver in Boys U/15 Long Jump (all Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C.) & Ciara Brannigan, Borrisokane A.C., silver in Girls U/15 Hammer.
See AAI Report & Results here.


14 National "B" Medals for Tipp
The National Juvenile "B"" Track & Field Championships took place in Tullamore on Saturday 12th July. Tipp athletes fared well winning 143 medals in total (5 gold, 4 silver & 5 bronze). There were double gold medals for Rachel Walsh, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. in the Girls U/14 100m & Long Jump & a new national 100m record of 13.32; gold & silver for Dillon Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. in Boys U/12 Long Jump & Shot Putt; gold for Aimee Hayde, Newport A.C. in the Girls U/12 600m & a new record of 1.48.23; gold for Conor Hogan, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. in Boys U/12 High Jump; silver & bronze for Roseann Fitzgerald, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. in the Girls U/14 High Jump & Long Jump; silver for Oscar Ottman, Newport A.C. in Boys U/15 100m, silver for Noel Anyanwu, Carrick-On-Suir A.C.  in Boys U/14 Shot Putt & bronze medals for Aine Grace, Clonmel A.C. (Girls U/12 Long Jump), Elma Casey, Clonmel A.C. (Girls U/14 800m), Emma Fagan, Newport A.C. (Girls U/15 Long Jump) & Caoimhe Walsh, Clonmel A.C. (Girls U/12 Shot Putt).  Well done to all our athletes

See Results here.

2014 Munster Cross Country Dates
  • Munster Juvenile Even Age, Novice & U/23 Cross Country Championships, Sunday 26th October 2014 in the Turnpike, Two Mile Borris, Co. Tipperary
  • Munster Juvenile Uneven Age & Intermediate Cross Country Championships, Sunday 9th November in Clare (venue tbc)
Combined Events Athletes Mark Their Mark in Madeira
See more here.

English Shines At Italian Meet
See more here.

O'Doherty & Moore Win Coillte 10km

With 280 on the Start Line for the 29th Annual Coillte Road Races on Wednesday 2nd July, it was Siobhan O'Doherty, Borrisokane A.C. & Kevin Moore of host Club, Dundrum A.C. who were the Senior Women & Men's winners. Moore was the first Dundrum A.C. athlete to win the title in it's 29 year history.
See Race Report here    10km Results    5km Results  Photos  Finish Line Video

National Junior Triple Jump Wins for Carey & Prout

The GloHealth National Junior & U/23 Track & Field Championships were held in Cork I.T. on Sunday 6th July. There were Junior Triple Jump wins for Maria Carey, Newport A.C. & Darren Prout, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. with Clonmel A.C. duo, Evan Lynch & Anthony Tobin winning gold & silver in the Junior 5km Walk. Silver medals were won by Darren Prout in the Junior Long Jump, Dan Finnerty, Nenagh Olympic A.C. in the Junior 400mH, Killian Cullagh, Nenagh Olympic AC. in the Junior 3km Steeplechase, Mark Tierney, Nenagh Olympic A.C. in the Junior 35lbs Weight for Distance, Aoife Bartley, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. in the U/23 Triple Jump & Long Jump, Ciara Cummin & Paul White, Nenagh Olympic A.C. in the Junior 1500m & 400m. Bronze medals were won by Leanne Prout & Kelly Ann Doyle, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. in the Junior 400mH & 100mH, Aoife Vaughan Witts, Borrisokane A.C. in the Junior Hammer & Sharlene Mawdsley, Newport A.C. in the Junior 200m.
See AAI Review & Results here.


National Juvenile Relay Championships

These Championships took place in Tullamore on Saturday 5th July. Tipperary had a small number of teams competing with Carrick-On-Suir A.C. finishing 5th in the both the Girls U/12 & U/14 competitions & Clonmel A.C. placing 15th in the Girls U/13 race.
see AAI Review & Results here.

Recently Approved Permits
The Tipperary Primary Schools Cross Country Championships will take place on Wednesday 1st October 2014 in Thurles Crokes Grounds.  The Borrisoleigh 5km Road Race will take place on Wednesday 20th August @ 7.30pm & the Lions Club of Roscrea 10km Road Race will take place on Saturday 11th October in Streamstown @ 11.30am.

Successful Sports Capital Grant Funding for Templemore A.C.

Templemore A.C. have been successful in securing 50k funding in the latest round of Sports Capital Grants. This is great news for the County & will further enhance this great athletics facility. The funding will enable the Club to create a 8/10 lane warm up strip & additional long jump pit.  Well done to all involved.

Action Packed Belfast International Athletics Meet
Read all the details here.

Double Gold for France & Italy at International Youth Cup
See more here.

Munster Records for Carey, Daly, Doyle & Prout
The Munster U/14 to U/19 Track & Field Championships took place in Cork I.T. on Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th June. Tipperary athletes took home a fine haul of over 90 medals. There were records for Miriam Daly, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. in the U/14 75mH (11.73), Maria Carey, Newport A.C. in the U/17 Triple Jump (12.06m), Darren Prout, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. in the U/18 Triple Jump (13.58m) & Kelly Ann Doyle, Carrick-On-Suir A.C. in the Girls U/18 400mH (1.02.33). Notable performances also came from Daniel Ryan, Moycarkey Coolcroo A.C. who won gold medals in all 6 of his events (U/16 100m, 100mH, LJ, HJ, Shot & Discus) & Joseph McEvoy, Nenagh Olympic A.C who took home 4 gold & 2 bronze in the Boys U/14 75mH, HJ, Discus, Javelin, LJ & Shot.
See Tipp Results here.            See Updated Results from Day 1 & Day 2  here.

Gillick Retires from International Athletics

See more here.

Proper & Lavin Compete Well in Nivelles
Read more here.

GloHealth & Athletics Ireland Hit the Ground Running
Read more here.

Munster Athletes Compete in Bedford

Read more here.

Applications To Host Cross Country Championships

Athletics Ireland are now accepting applications to host National Cross Country Championships.
See all the details here.