Thurles Crokes A.C.

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Thurles Crokes A.C.

Ella Moloney County Silver Medallist U13 80m

Juvenile Track & Field
Good running by Crokes athletes on Day 1 of the County Track and Field championships in Templemore with many positive performances in the sprints and middle distance events. In sprint events Ella Moloney, James Doyle and John Dwan all made it through to their 80m finals with Ella winning a good silver in the Girls U13 final. Fred Crowley took gold in Boys U19 3000m with a fast and determined final lap. Alex Crowley followed up his good run in the east Munster Schools with a silver in the Boys U16 1500m. Stephen Mawe ran a very quick first lap to take silver in the Boys U16 800m and James Doyle followed up with a well judged race to take bronze in a quick and competitive Boys U14 800m. Well done to all our competitors in Templemore.
East Munster Schools
Kieran Moloney ran superbly when taking second in the senior boys 800m in a seasons best of 2:01.74. Well done Kieran on a very good performance.
Tipperary Caman 5km
This road race took place recently on the 7th May with many of our members taking part. John Fitzgibbon took the victory, with Madeline Loughnane winning the women's race. Other good runs on the day included Eileen McCullough 2nd, Kelly Harrington 3rd, Ronan O'Dwyer 1st juvenile, Paula Mills, Jacqui Stapleton, Martina Ryan, Tommy Barrett, Louisa Condon and Willie Shanahan. Well done to all that ran on the day.
Ardmore 5mls
Madeline Loughnane had a fine run when taking 2nd place in the ladies section in a great time of 30:18. Well done Madeline.
Annerville 10km
Clonmel was the venue for this very popular road race. John Fitzgibbon was our sole entrant and he continue in his good recent form by taking 5th overall in a new PB time of 33:43. Well done John.
Bweeng 5km
John Treacy made the journey to Cork for this very fast 5km and preformed brilliantly when taking 4th place in a great time of 15:40. Congrats John on a great run.
Meet & Train Group
Continues on Thursday nights at the Crokes field at 6:30pm. Ideal for both men and women who are looking to start off a fitness program through walking and jogging in a relaxed atmosphere. All are welcome at a small cost of 2euro per night.
Juvenile Training
Continues on Mondays and Wednesday nights at 6:30pm at the Crokes field. New members always welcome.