Remembering Sean Nyhan

Remembering Seán Nyhan, Munster Schools Secretary on the 7th anniversary of his death today, 22nd January 2021 . May he rest in peace. Sean was a great servant ot South Munster, Munster and All-Ireland Schools athletics.


Provisional Dates for Munster Schools Athletics 2021

Provisional Munster Schools dates for 2021 are below:-

  1. Munster Schools Cross Country Championships – Saturday 6th March in WIT
  2. Munster Schools T&F Championships – Saturday 22nd May in CIT

Both dates are provisional only and are subject to Covid-19 restrictions that are in place at the time of the Championships and any decisions taken by the Irish Schools Athletics Association and Sport Ireland. … Read the rest

Juvenile/Schools Competition Survey 2020

Athletics Ireland have compiled a Juvenile/Schools Competition Survey. 

!This survey was designed with the best interest of our juvenile and schools athletes. Therefore, their input is vital to ensure that the response we get highlights the perspectives of juvenile and schools athletes.”… Read the rest

Results of Irish Schools XC Championships

Congratulations to all our winners today and to everyone who took part for Munster.

  • Lucy Holmes, Ardscoil na nDeise, 1st in the Senior Girls race
  • Ben Walshe, CBS Nenagh, 6th in the Minor Boys
  • Siobhan Whelan, Rockwell College, 4th in the Senior Girls
  • Shane Buckely, Cashel CS, 7th in the Junior Boys race
  • Emma Landers, Pobalscoil na Trionoide, 8th Inter Girls
  • Una O’Brien, Waterpark College, 8th Senior Girls
  • Caoimhe Phelan, Abbey CC, 10th Junior Girls
  • 1st place for Pobalscoil na Trionoide in Inter Girls (Emma Landers, Avril Cashman, Alex Cashman & Robyn Buckley)
  • 2nd place for the Ursuline Convent Thurles in the Junior Girls race (Kate Fernecombe, Orla Ryan, Paula Quirke, Aoibhinn Fogarty, Grace Fitzpatrick Ryan and Niamh Hyes
  • 3rd for Ard Scoil na Mara in the Junior Boys (Ben Kiely, Micheal Cuddihy, Ben Brophy, Peter Elickson, Tom Halley, Maurice Quaid, JP O’Brien and Danny O’Shea).
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