Moyne A.C.

Church Gate Collection: Our Annual Church Gate Collection will take place at all Masses in Moyne and Templetuohy next weekend – Saturday April 2nd and Sunday April 3rd. Your support would be much appreciated.

Church Gate Collection: Our Annual Church Gate Collection will take place at all Masses in Moyne and Templetuohy next weekend – Saturday April 2nd and Sunday April 3rd. Your support would be much appreciated.

Clubs Challenge: Our annual Track & Field Clubs Challenge is scheduled to take place on Sunday, April 10th commencing at 1.30pm at Moyne Sportsfield. We welcome back Moycarkey Coolcroo and this year we are delighted to welcome Slieveardagh who will take part for the first time. As this is a team event we encourage all our athletes to make a special effort to come along and take part on the day. Donations of confectionary from our parents would also be welcome as tea and goodies will be served afterwards.

Spikes Sale: The Club are facilitating the buying and selling of second hand spikes on Friday, April 8th during and after training. Please ensure spikes are clean and in good condition and labelled with size and prize you expect to get for them.

Club Track Suits: The club are placing an order for track bottoms and hoodies with Club Crests on both, samples and various sizes will be available to view and try on at training on Friday, April 8th. If you are interested in purchasing one or both of these items you can place your order with payment on the night.

Defibrillator Training: The athletic club have a defibrillator on site and are currently recruiting people for training on same – any interested parties please give your names to John Flynn or Eibhlis Purcell asap as training is been planned for May. It is vital that we have as many people as possible trained on the use of this equipment.

Fun Mini Marathon: Our 2nd Annual Fun Mini Marathon (10k) will take place in Moyne on Monday, June 6th at 3pm to coincide with the Ladies Mini Marathon in Dublin and the event is open to both Males & Females over 18 years. Such was the success of this event last year that it has now become an annual fixture and we are hoping that the entries will be even larger this year. The hassle of travelling to Dublin for the event is now a thing of the past so why not come along to Moyne Sportsfield and for an entry fee of just €12 you can walk, jog or run and raise funds for your own chosen charity. A Medallion will be presented to each person who completes the 10k as a momentum of the event and post race refreshments will be provided. It promises to be a very enjoyable occasion.

Burma Challenge: Our annual Burma Challenge will take place this year in May as a preparation for the Mini Marathon in June. It will run over 5 Wednesday nights commencing on May 4th and finishing on June 1st. This is a fun event suitable for all fitness levels, you can run, jog or walk at your own pace and there is also a cycle challenge on Week 3. Entry fee is just €10 for the 5 weeks, so for just €2 per week you can join in the fun, post race refreshments and get a bit of exercise as well. So make a note of these dates in your diary!

Fixtures: Sunday, April 3rd – Intermediate Road Championships in Dundrum. Sunday April 17th – Senior Road Championships in Two Mile Borris. Sunday May 1st – U9 – U12 Track & Field Championships in Templemore. Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th May - U13 to Junior Track & Field Championships in Templemore.