The SIAB Schools U/17 Track & Field International took place in Grangemouth Stadium, Scotland on Saturday 21st July 2018 with 22 Munster athletes taking part & bringing home 4 individual medals in total (2 silver & 2 bronze), and 3 Relay medals (3 silver). Marc Jones, Colaiste Muire Cobh also won gold in the 100m Non-Scoring race on the day with a time of 11.32.
Although no medals were won by East Munster athletes, there were some great performances by them. A 4th place finish was recorded Anna Ryan, Ursuline Thurles in the Girls Pole Vault (3.11m) with 5th place finishes for Tirna Cahill, Pobalscoil na Trionoide Youghal in the Girl’s Hammer (48.73m) & Emily O’Mahony, St. Augustine’s Dungarvan in the Triple Jump (10.94m). 7th place finishes were recorded by Lucy Holmes, Ard Scoil na nDeise in the 800m (2.15.87) & Jake Bagge, Ard Scoil na Mara in the 800m (1.58.55) with an 8th place finish for Adam O’Dwyer, Thurles CBS in the Pole Vault (3.61m).
See Full Report – siab-schools-tf-inter-2018-report