Cross Country Running
Athletes from Coláiste Phobal Ros Cré participated in the County Cross Country Championships on Wed. 9th December. The event was held in the Thurles Crokes Track on a bright, crisp day. A large number of athletes took part with up to 60 athletes in the Minor and Junior races.
The Under 17 girls’ team finished in 3rd team position in the Intermediate 1500m. Mairéad Teehan ran an excellent race and finished in 10th place. She was accompanied all the way by team mate Anna Duane who finished directly behind her in 11th place. Mary Teehan was the third team member and ran a tough race to arrive home in 17th place. Colman Treacy ran a courageous race and led for a while in his 1500m. Colman and Daryl Ryan ran in the Junior boys 1500m. Colman completed the course in fine style and ran home in 7th position. Daryl too can be proud of his performance and finished in 21st position.
Full story in this week’s Tipperary Star.