July 14, 2024

It was one other busy week for athletes at Rosses AC, each on and off the sector.

Final weekend was a mixture of indoor competitors and open air with quite a few athletes travelling for a season opener yesterday on the College of Jordanstown the place Athletics NI hosted a jumps and throws day. 

Rosses AC U13 ladies who gained the 4 x 200m relay on the Donegal T&F occasion in Lifford

5 Rosses AC athletes competed, with Oisin Gillespie taking within the u16 Boys Lengthy Soar and Excessive Soar and a superb begin with 5.48m lengthy soar and 1.65m Excessive. The McGonagle sisters of Caoimhe and Aoife in addition to the Logue Sisters of Aileen and Eva (principal pic) did the Excessive Soar with all getting good jumps in and obtained a really feel for competitors mode once more. Caoimhe additionally did the Shot Put and picked up from final 12 months with an ideal throw of 10.46m to place a pleasant marker of issues to return for the 12 months forward. Nicely finished to all. 

On Sunday it was an out of doors assembly on the Donegal Observe and Discipline Basic the place we had enormous numbers, gained a great deal of medals however most of all had an ideal day. This occasion is a superb annual occasion organised by Donegal Athletic Board to get athletes centered in the direction of indoors and open air which comply with shortly after. Nicely finished to Lifford Strabane AC for internet hosting and massive because of all our athletes, officers, coaches and particularly the mother and father who gave up their Sunday to make sure a memorable day. 

Rosses AC’s Niamh Doogan who gained the u14 ladies 60m dash, 60m hurdles and lengthy soar.

Final week the membership held its AGM on the Ionad in Dungloe and studies from officers all proceed to spotlight the good progress being made on a number of fronts. These embody registered members, amenities improvement, variety of accredited coaches, variety of accredited officers and the good successes being had by juveniles and adults in all areas. Because of all who attended and the next committee was elected: Chairperson – Michael McElroy, Vice Chairperson – Cormac McGarvey, Secretary- Roseleen McGarvey, Treasurer – Hugh McLaughlin, CWO – Cathriona Brennan, Registrar – Lorraine Doherty, PRO – Keith O Connell (grownup) Michael Logue (juvenile), CDO – Michael Logue, Youth Liaison Officer – Kathleen McGonagle, Membership captain’s – Charlie O Donnell (males), Martina Mulhern (girls), Co Board delegates: Roseleen McGarvey, Cormac McGarvey, Sinead Diver, Kathleen McGonagle.

This weekend sees motion transfer to the Throws occasion on Saturday on the Aura in Letterkenny the place we now have a lot of athletes from u14 to Masters registered to participate. In the meantime on Sunday the Cross Nation season begins to attract to an in depth in Dundalk with the All Eire Cross Nation for Intermediate, Masters and Juveniles B Championships.

Athletics: One other busy week for Rosses AC was final modified: February sixth, 2024 by Employees Author