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Billy makes International debut

Derby September, 2021 Billy Coogan was on international duty at the weekend in Derby, England competing on the Irish team in the steeplechase. Representing Ireland and CBS Kilkenny, the Gowran athlete took 4 seconds off his PB. He finished in 6th place. This is Billy’s international debut. However, it has not been the first time […]

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2020 International Selection for Kilkenny Athletes

March, 2020 Falkirk, Scotland KILKENNY INTERNATIONAL ATHLETES AT SIAB’S Three Kilkenny athletes were left very disappointed this week with the cancellation of all events due to the Covit-19 virus. While it has been a necessity to protect our population against any harm that this virus may cause, all three were deprived of their opportunity to […]

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2020 Celtic International

Celtic International Stirling was the Scottish venue for this year’s Celtic International. In former years battles at nearby Brannock Burns, The Bridge of Allen and Stirling itself were fought between the Scots and English. Last weekend it was the turn of the Irish to battle for Cross Country honours. A battle with the Scots, Welsh […]

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INTERNATIONAL ROUND UP (AUGUST)

To cumulate the track and field season we had two international events where Kilkenny athletes were represented. Firstly the inaugeral youth nations in Dublin. This was a contest between Ireland and England and replaces the long running Celtic International. It is hoped that more nations will take part in the future. Jordan Knight (St Josephs) […]

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2019 Internationals July

Junior Europeans Boras Sweden Shay Mcevoy KCH, qualified for the final of the 3000m and in finished 14th in the final. David Murphy Gowran was part of the Irish 4 x 100m relay that finished 9th overall. u23 Europeans Sweden Sophie Becker (St Josephs) made the 400m Semi Final in a new outdoor PB of […]

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