Mt. Hillary Athletic Club, the new local running club based in Banteer
“We are an amateur running club, with members from all over the North West Cork area, who enjoy running as part of a group in the surrounding areas of Mt. Hillary. Mt. Hillary AC athletes are extremely proactive on the local race circuit and compete at all distances from 5k’s to Marathons both on and off the road…”
Find out more about them on their Facebook Page [read more …] “Mt. Hillary Athletic Club”
will take place
every Tuesday @ 7pm
in Millstreet GAA Hall
begining February 20th
Hope to see you there
Contact 087 2617001/087 2866923 for more info.
Best wishes to Padraig Sheahan of Millstreet Athletic Club who is on the Cork team competing at the All-Ireland Cross Country Championships in Galway on Sunday next.
Best wishes also to local athletes Martina Hickey (St. Finbarrs) & Donal Coffey (Leevale) who are also competing.
Our DUHALLOW member Andrez who donated a selection of his marathon finishers t-shirts(he ran in different counties which spanned from Waterford to Galway to Cork Penny Dinners today. The t-shirts are so colourful they will hang up on display at Penny Dinners until January.
Picture by TMC Photography, Cork
Millstreet AGM will take place on Thursday 14 December at 8pm in Parish Centre.
The Irish cancer Society wish to thank everyone who supported and help organise their recent Christmas Jumper Run which raised €638.
Thank you to the Duggan family for allowing access to Drishane Estate.
Merry Christmas to everyone
Hi Everyone, as you all will probably agree, Andrzej (Andrew) is a great ambassador for the club. He has a big heart and gives up his own time to help others who are less fortunate. He is currently trying to raise money for a friend of his back in his homeland who is paralysed and confined to his house as he lives in a 2nd floor apartment and unable to get up and down the stairs without assistance.
The fund raiser is called the “42 Steps to Freedom“. You can find more information on his FB page but basically he is looking for sponsorship for each KM of the Clonakilty Marathon.
I think it would be great if we could pull together as [read more …] “Andrzej’s 42 Steps to Freedom”
A big THANK YOU from all at Duhallow Athletic Club who helped raise €4,800 for local organisations from our Road Race series we are truly grateful of all the local support to our club.
Millstreet Athletic Club
are staring a
‘couch to 5km’ training session
on Monday and Thursday evenings @ 8pm
meeting at Millstreet Town Park
All welcome. Come join the fun!
Eight sessions with a qualified instructor, nutrition workshop and entry into the Rebel Run
The closest one starts in Banteer Community Centre Thursday 7th of September 8PM.
To book your place, to see all locations, or too see further details, go to: CorkSports.ie
— in association with IRD Duhallow CLG | Avondhu Blackwater Partnership CLG |West Cork Development Partnership |Duhallow Athletic Club
Very successful 5km road race in Castlemagner, we had 115 runners.
Thanks to everyone who participated.
1st male Eoin Sugrue
1st female Michelle & Carol Finn
1st juneville Aaron O Keeffe.
Hopefully see everyone again next month in Lombardstown.
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Race 4 of 6: 2017 Duhallow AC Road Race Series
Thursday 20th of July
Race Start at 8PM.
This is a 5k race in aid of the Castlemagner running track.
€10 – Adult
€5 – Juvenile (Under 17)
€20 – Family
Millstreet Athletic Club wish to thank all who supported their recent road race. Thanks to all the runners, walkers, Gardaí, stewards, road marshals and our sponsors.
We look forward to welcoming you back in 2018. (350+ pictures below by Geraldine Dennehy)
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In 2006, Fr. Paddy O Byrne was inducted into the Nebraska High School Hall of Fame Inductees.
Coach: Father Pat’s track and field expertise and enthusiasm brought outstanding success in the sport to Hastings St. Cecilia (1968-77), where his girls teams won five state and district championships, and Wahoo Neumann (1978-98) where his teams won three state championships in girls cross country, two state titles in boys cross country and two state championships in girls track. A native of Ireland, he once was the Irish national champion in the 440 and since coming to Nebraska, has served as a Catholic priest in Hastings, Colon/Cedar Bluffs and Plattsmouth. His track interests brought national acclaim, as he was USA team manager for several international meets, including the World Championships, Friendship Games in Moscow and the Russia/United States duals. He’s spent a lifetime serving youth track and field in the state and nationally. Ordained in Dublin, Ireland. Degree: Kearney State.
from Nebraska High School Hall of Fame
Nebraska High School Hall of Fame on Facebook
Well done to Caoimhe O’Leary who continues her excellent form in the Millstreet green and gold, winning silver at the Munster U17 3000m at the CIT track recently
Another very successful run in our road race series in Lyre..138 attended..and we raised 713 euros for Lyre Playground..thanks to everyone who attended from all at Duhallow Athletic Club.
Duhallow Athletic Club handed over €520 to Knocknagree Ladies Football Club from their Road Race series.