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2018 Abbotstown Open

2018 ABBOTSTOWN AUTUMN OPEN XCOUNTRY The day started with routine sunday morning chores on his Conahy farm and ended up later that evening with more routine chores on his Cohany farm. Between the two sets of farm work, Brian Maher manged to appear in Abbotstown, Dublin, run a 6km race and win the Masters section, […]

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2018 County Uneven ages XCountry

Overhead the sun hung high in full autumnal glory. Beneath its intense rays a sea of red swarmed the high hills of Castlecomer. So intense was this sea of red, that tired puffed faces blended perfectly into its path. Athletes from all over the county came to find their place on county teams. Every child […]

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2018 County Evens XCountry

A great days running on the slopes of Bishops mountain in Johnny Grennan’s field. Many a battle was fought in the surrounding countryside – but nothing like the athletic battles fought here today. With lots of keenly contested races, it gave the Prix de l’arc de Triomphe a run for its money for sheer value […]

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COUNTY RELAYS & SC XCOUNTRY

A great turnout in the Castle Park today for the county cross country relays and senior short course cross country championships. With alot of competitions being held over the weekend, the turnout in the senior events was somewhat lower than expected. But we know this will turn around for the up and coming county cross […]

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2018 Schools Int Cross Country UK

A great day for our four Kilkenny athletes in Wollaton Park, Nottingham, England, when all four gilrs were part of the Ireland teams that secured bronze medals. Hannah Kehoe (Gowran), Elenore Godden (KCH), Hannah O’Keeffe (Thomastown) and Tara Ramasawmy (St Senans) all representing their respective schools, were competing on the Irish team. The race was […]

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