121 Results for author: Darren Butler

Tullamore Harriers Report 05th August 2019

Ava O’Connor Wins International Gold    Ava O’Connor finished up her outdoor season competing in the Youth Nations Cup in Santry Stadium on Saturday 03rd August. She faced stiff opposition on the day with England’s India Pentland probably the favourite going into the race as she has a PB of 4.25. Ava let the English duo lead the way in ... More

Tullamore Harriers Report 29th July 2019

Ava O’Connor Races in European Youth Olympics   Having travelled to Baku, Azerbaijan on 18th July, Ava O’Connor laced up for her 1500m final on Saturday 27th July. She was fast out and was with the leaders in the first two laps which were run at an easy pace. Finding herself boxed in at 800m, Ava found a gap and got into the lead. She led out ... More

Tullamore Harriers Report 22nd July 2019

Milner in Action in Sweden Mark Milner travelled with the Irish U20 squad to Boras in Sweden to compete in the European U20 Track and Field competition on Friday 19th July. Mark was seeded to compete in the third of three heats on Thursday morning. He was probably a bit unlucky that the first heat was a fast affair and, as a result, both the second and ... More

Tullamore Harriers Report 15th July 2019

National Juvenile Track & Field Championships Days 2 & 3   The Irish Juvenile Track & Field season came to an end on the weekend of Saturday & Sunday 13th/14th July with the last two days of the National Championships, hosted again by Tullamore Harriers. The Club had five athletes competing in the distance races, in 1500m ... More

Tullamore Harriers Report 08th July 2019

National Junior and U23 Track & Field Championships   Tullamore Harriers hosted the National Junior and U23 Track & Field Championships on Saturday 06th July, and with almost seven hundred athletes entered there was stiff competition throughout the day. Tullamore had a great spread of athletes throughout all events and whether in ... More

Tullamore Harriers Report 01st July 2019

Athletics Ireland National Finals U12/U13 Events   The National Finals Day 1, U12/U13 Events, took place on Saturday 29th June in Tullamore Harriers Stadium. Five of our youngest Track & Field members lined up in the U12 Girls Sprints. Grace McNally ran a superb race in the 60M in a tough heat finishing 4th but was unfortunate not to make the ... More

Tullamore Harriers Report 24th June 2019

Leinster Athletics U9 – U11 Pairs, & U12 – U13 Championships   Tullamore Harriers was well represented at the Leinster Athletics U9 – U11 Pairs Competition, held at Tullamore Harriers Stadium on Saturday 08th June. The young athletes put in great performances and the most important thing of all, had fun. In the Girls U9 Pairs, Ailbhe ... More

Tullamore Harriers Report 17th June 2019

Harriers on top of the Podium at Leinster Track and Field Athletics Championships A large number of Tullamore Harriers Juveniles took part in the Leinster Track and Field over the weekend of Saturday & Sunday 15th & 16th June. While the ten medals won in the middle and long distance races could be seen as the highlight, in reality the smiling ... More

Tullamore Harriers Report 10th June 2019

O'Connor Runs 1500m PB in Leixlip Four of Tullamore Harrier’s younger athletes made their way to Leixlip on Saturday 08th June for the Leixlip International organised with the Irish Milers Club. The conditions were tough with the wind very strong in the finishing straight. Ava O'Connor ran a new PB in her 1500m. She raced clear of the field after 800m ... More

Tullamore Harriers Report 03rd June 2019

Medal Success for Tullamore Harriers Athletes at Schools All Irelands  Ruby Stueven (St. Mary’s, Edenderry) was first up for the Tullamore Harriers juveniles on Saturday 01st May, in the middle distance events, in the All Ireland Schools Track & Field Championships, held in Tullamore Harriers stadium. She was competing in the Junior 800m. ... More