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  • Munster Junior & Intermediate Cross Country Championships, Sunday 7th February in Enniskeane, Co. Cork. See Results here.
  • Munster Juvenile Inter-County Relay Championships - See Results here.
  • Foster fastest at AAI Indoor Games. See AAI review & results here.
  • Mageean Sets new Irish Indoor 1500m record. See more here.
  • AAI Indoor Games Entry list 2016- See all the details here.
  • East Munster Schools Cross Country Championships Results. See here. See list of Munster qualifiers for the Munster Schools XC Championships at same link. Please note that the venue for these Championships has been changed from Cork I.T. to Tramore Valley Park.
  • The Munster Juvenile Inter-County Relays will commence at 12 noon on Sunday 7th February in Enniskeane, West Cork with all other races after that. Venue directions can be found on the Cork Athletics website here.
  • Congratulations to Joe Gough, West Waterford A.C. who has been selected to compete in the Master Men's 800m at the IAAF World Championships in Portland, Oregan in March. We wish Joe the very best of luck. See World Masters Athletics website here.
  • See Munster Juvenile PRO Report for 2015 here.
  • Bromell & Walsh Star at GloHealth Junior & U/23 Champs - See AAI Review & Results here.
  • Transition Year Athletics Leaders Join Regeneration Project - Read more here.
  • Munster Star Awards 2015 - Congratulations to all our Munster Star Award Winners who received their awards on Saturday 30th January in the Listowel Arms Hotel. Thanks to Brendan Cullen, Listowel A.C. & Kerry County Board for hosting this very successful event. See Awards Booklet here. Photos here.
  • Ireland's next generation of athletes on show - GloHealth National Junior & U/23 Indoor Championships, AIT Arena, Sunday 31st January. See AAI Preview, timetable & start lists here.
  • Online Entry is now open for the Munster Juvenile U/9 to U/12 Indoor Championships on Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th February. Closing date for entries is midnight on Friday 5th February. Online Entry Link can be found here. All information can be found on our "Forms" page.
  • Online Entry is now open for the Munster Juvenile U/13 to U/19 Indoor Championships on Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st February. Closing date for entries is midnight on Friday 12th February. Online Entry Link can be found here. All information can be found on our "Forms" page.
  • Results of Munster Juvenile Indoor Relay Championships: U/9 to U/12     U/13 to U/19.  See Munster Juvenile Indoor Pole Vault Championships Results here.
  • Results of GloHealth National Indoor Combined Events Championships - See here.
  • GloHealth Intermediate & Masters XC & Juvenile "B" Cross Country Championships - See Results here.
  • Endurance Coaches Network Itinerary & Details Jan 23rd - See here.
  • Leevale A.C. set for state of the art facility - See more here.
  • Get your GloHealth Indoor Season Tickets - Details here.
  • Please see final results for Munster Senior & Master Indoor Championships here. See list of new records here. A sincere thanks to everybody who helped out at this competition & congratulations to all the athletes who took part. 40 performances equalled or exceeded the Munster Championship Bests. Good luck to all those going on to compete in the upcoming National Championships in Athlone. Please notify Padraig Kelly of any errors or omissions in the results or if there is any problem with medals. Feedback on how Munster Athletics could improve the event would also be appreciated. Please e-mail Padraig Kelly at indoorsecretary@munsterathletics.com.
  • McCormack Finishes a Fighting 3rd in Muddy Antrim. See all the details & results here. Shona Heaslip, An Riocht A.C. 14th in same race. In the U/17 races, Tamzin Muldowney, Midleton A.C. (4th) & Michael Power, West Waterford A.C. (6th) represented the Irish Development teams with Ruairi Casey, Togher A.C. 8th in the Boys U/17 race. In the Boys U/15 race, Chris O'Reilly, Togher A.C. was 5th & Jake McCarthy, Youghal A.C. was 6th.
  • DCH & Tallaght A.C. top Round 1 of National Indoor League. See more here.
  • Kyle Awarded IOC Women & Sports Diploma. See more here.
  • Book Your Club Child Protection Training. See details here.
  • 1st Draft of Irish Record Progressions Published - See here.
  • Athletics Ireland response to 2nd WADA Report. See here.
  • Juvenile Success at Celtic Nations Cross Country - Read here.
  • Pender Jumps European Standard. See more here.
  • Fionnuala second as Irish impress at Great Edinburgh Cross Country - See more here. Lizzie Lee, Leevale A.C. 9th overall with a win for Europe. Laura Crowe, An Riocht A.C. part of the Irish 4 x 1km Relay team who finished 2nd; Kevin Mulcaire, Ennis Track A.C. 2nd over the 6km Men's race; individual win for Shona Heaslip, An Riocht A.C. in the Celtic Nations U/23 Women's race.
  • The 2016 Munster Convention will take place on Saturday 6th February 2016 in The Blarney Golf Resort Hotel, Co. Cork (same venue as the  Munster Star Awards earlier this year) @ 12 noon. All nominations & motions should be sent to Munster Admin Secretary, Esther Fitzpatrick by Saturday 23rd January.
  • Munster Athletics are delighted to announce that the Barringtons Hospital Great Limerick Run has been confirmed as the official venue for the staging of the Munster Marathon & Half Marathon Championships for the next 3 years. Now in its seventh year, this event has grown to over 13,000 participants in 2015. Munster Athletics will have a  number of categories for runners including Senior, Masters & Team Categories. To register, go to www.greatlimerickrun.com. In 2014 & 2015 registrations closed 2 weeks prior to the event & we expect 2016 to be similar so please register early to secure your place. 
  • Affiliate your Club & County now with AAI. See all the details here.
  • Endurance Coaches Network Day 1 January 23rd Full & Closed - See more here.
  • Munster Star Awards Reminder: Can all Award Winners please e-mail their achievements & photo to Tessa Dennison at tessa.dennisondesign@gmail.com as soon as possible. 
  • IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Due to adverse weather conditions, AAI have taken the decision to postpone the GloHealth 4km XC & the Juvenile "B" & Inter County Relay Championships scheduled for Saturday 9th January in ALSAA. See AAI Notice here. The National Juvenile "B" & Inter-County Relay Championships will now take place on Sunday 24th January in Dundalk I.T. with a date to be advised for the GloHealth 4km race.
  • Munster Juvenile & Youth Indoor Combined Events Championships. See Results here:   Girls      Boys
  • See Results from Munster Junior & U/23 Indoor Championships on Saturday 2nd & Sunday 3rd January here.
  • See Results here for Munster Junior, U/23, Senior & Master Walks Championships on Sunday 3rd January.
  • See AAI Juvenile Competition Booklet for 2016 here. See 2016 Munster Juvenile Indoor Competition Booklet here.
  • Munster Star Awards Announced: Congratulations to all our Munster Star Award Winners for 2015 - See all Award Winners here. All recipients should receive a letter regarding their award in the next few days. For anyone who does not receive correspondance before Christmas, please contact Munster Admin Secretary, Esther Fitzpatrick in the New Year on tfsecretary@munsterathletics.com.
  • Nenagh Olympic A.C. will be holding two Open Indoor Competitions in 2016 in Nenagh Indoor Stadium. The first competition for U/13 to Junior athletes takes place on Saturday 16th January @ 10am. See details here.  The second competitition for U/9 to U/12 athletes will take place on Saturday 6th February @ 11am. See details here.
  • Congrats to all the Munster athletes who have been selected to compete on the Irish team for the Celtic International Cross Country: Shona Heaslip, An Riocht A.C. & Karl Fitzmaurice, Ennis Track A.C. (U/23), Aisling Kelly, St. John's A.C. & Fiona Everard, Bandon A.C. (Junior Development Team), Kevin Mulcaire, Ennis Track A.C. (Junior Men's Team), Darragh McElhinney, Bantry A.C. & Donal Devane, Ennis Track A.C. (U/17 Boys Team) & Damien Madigan, North Cork A.C. (U/17 Boys Development Team). Laura Crowe, An Riocht A.C. has also been selected on the Irish 4 x 1km Relay team for the Great Edinburgh Cross Country. See more details here.
  • New Club Usernames & Passwords for 2016: In order to enter Munster competitions online, AAI have allocated new login details for all Clubs for 2016. If you haven't received your new details from AAI yet, please e-mail ahoey@munsterathletics.com.
  • Hafsteinsson drives home hard message at Throws Masterclass. See all the details here.
  • New Online Member Registration System with Primo Events. See all the details here.
  • 4k the Perfect Distance for the New Year. See more here.
  • IMPORTANT NOTICE RE. MUNSTER ONLINE ENTRY: Please note that all athletes have to be registered with the AAI for 2016 before they can be entered online for any 2016 Munster Competitions. The AAI Registration system for 2016 should be up & running from today (16th December).
  • European Cross Country Team Bronze for Lizzie Lee & Michelle Finn, Leevale A.C. See AAI Review & Irish Results here.
  • See Results here from Schools International Combined Events Championships in Glasgow on Saturday 12th December. Munster Report here. Photos here. See AAI Review here.
  • Register for first Endurance Coaches Network Meeting - See more here.
  • Primo Events to Host Online Registration System for AAI competitons - see more here.
  • Jennings 4th in World 50k - Read details here.
  • Important Info re. Munster Competition Date Changes: Due to clashes with National dates, some of the Munster dates for 2016 have been amended. The Munster Juvenile Indoor Relays have been changed from 6th February to 24th January & the Munster Convention has been changed from 7th February to the 6th February.The Munster Intermediate & Junior XC Championships & Juvenile Inter-County Relays have been changed from 10th January to 7th February All updated fixtures can be found here.
  • All 2016 Cross Country & Track & Field Dates for Munster & Munster Regions have now been added to the Fixtures List. See list here.
  • Novice gold for Aoife Cooke, Youghal A.C. See AAI Review here. See Results for GloHealth National Juvenile Uneven Age & Novice XC Championships in Dungarvan on Sunday 6th December here.
  • New AAI Photograph & Film Guidelines. See here.
  • AAI November Registration Figures. See here.
  • Club Call for Fit4Youth Programme. See all the details here.
  • Job Opportunity for High Performance Department. See details here.
  • Lost Panasonic Lumix Camera - If anyone found a Panasonic Lumix camera at the Munster Juvenile Uneven Age Championships in Beaufort, Kerry on Sunday 8th November, please contact info@munsterathletics.com.
  • Munster Juvenile "B" & Masters Cross Country Championships, Sunday 29th November in Cappawhite, Co. Tipperary. See Results here.
  • National Throws Squad Announced. First session for Javelin & Hammer takes place on Sunday 5th December in Tullamore Harriers Stadium from 10am to 4pm. See all the squad details here.
  • Congrats to Thomas Barr, Ferrybank A.C. who was named Irish Athlete of the Year as well as T&F Athlete & University Athlete of the Year. See more here. Well done also to our other Munster athletes who received awards - Rob Heffernan, Togher A.C. (Endurance Athlete of the Year), Frank O'Mara (Hall of Fame), Kevin Mulcaire, Ennis Track A.C. (Junior Athlete of Year), Phoebe Murphy, Ferrybank A.C. (Irish Schools Tailteann Award), Dick Hodgins (Lifetime Service to Athletics) & Michelle Finn, Leevale A.C., Siobhan O'Doherty, Borrisokane A.C. & Laura Crowe, An Riocht A.C. (Team of the Year: Senior Women's European XC).
  • Congrats to the Irish Paralympic Team who had their most successful World Championships ever in Doha in October. Munster athletes on the team were Noelle Lenihan, North Cork A.C. (2nd F38 Discus & new World Record), John McCarthy, Dunmanway, Co. Cork (T51 8th 100m & 6th 400m), Orla Barry, Ladysbridge, Co. Cork (3rd F57 Discus ), Niamh McCarthy, Carrigaline (3rd F41 Discus)  & Hayley Fitzsimons, Portlaw, Waterford (5th F40 Shot Putt). See AAI Report here.
  • Congrat to the 6 Munster athletes who have been named on the Irish team for the European Cross Country - Kevin Mulcaire, Ennis Track A.C. (Junior Men), Sean Tobin, Clonmel A.C. (U/23 Men), Shona Heaslip, An Riocht A.C. (U/23 Women), Lizzie Lee & Michelle Finn, Leevale A.C. (Senior Women) & Ryan Creech, Leevale A.C. (Senior Men). See AAI Report & full teams here.
  • Lizzie Lee, Leevale A.C. takes Senior Silver in Santry. Leevale A.C. also win Senior Women's title & silver in the Men's competition. Podium finishes for Munster were Diarmuid Healy, Midleton A.C. who won gold with bronze for Niall Murphy, St. Cronans A.C. (Boys U/12), silver for Aimee Hayde, Newport A.C. & bronze for Sarah Morrison, St. Nicholas A.C. (Girls U/14), gold for Eoin Redmond, Riverstick/Kinsale A.C. & bronze for Daire O'Sullivan, Carraig Na BhFear A.C. (Boys U/14), gold for Darragh McElhinney Bantry A.C. (Boys U/16) & gold for Kevin Mulcaire, Ennis Track A.C. (Junior Men). See AAI Review here. See Results here.
  • Rock & Roll Dublin Half Marathon Opens 2016 Registrations. See here.
  • Throws Masterclass on Saturday 12th & Sunday 13th December in DCU & Morton Stadium. Read all details here.
  • Clubs Wanted for 2016 Forest Feast Summer Camp Programme. See all the details here.
  • GloHealth Inter-Club Merchandise - View here.
  • McCormack set for GloHealth National & Euro XC - See more here.
  • Missing "Throws" Shoes - athlete is missing a new pair of black & grey Nike Hammer shoes (size 10) since the Munster Schools CE Championships in Nenagh Indoor Stadium on 14th October. Shoes would have been in a black Nike Shoe Bag at Shot Putt Area. Any help in locating them would be greatly appreciated. Contact munsterschoolssecretary@gmail.com if able to assist.
  • Irish Dominate at British & Irish Masters Cross Country. Congrats to Carmel Parnell, Leevale A.C. who won the Women's 0/60 race & to Carmel Crowley, Bandon A.C. who was 3rd in the W45 category. See AAI report here.
  • Frank O'Meara to be inducted into the Hall of Fame. See more here.
  • Early Bird Offer for National 10km Championships. See here.
  • Athletics Ireland Statement on WADA's Independent Commission Report. See details here.
  • Apply for Irish Schools Team Manager Positions. See details here.
  • Irish athletes compete in Milton Keynes in preparation for the European XC. See details here.
  • Remembering in the Rain. See AAI Review of 4th Annual Remembrance 5km Run here.
  • Travers launches GloHealth Inter-Clubs Cross Country. See more here.
  • Munster Juvenile Uneven Age & Senior Cross Country Championships, Sunday 8th November in Beaufort, Co. Kerry. See Results here.
  • Record Breakers O'Connor & Ryan Set Athlone Alight at the GloHealth Irish Schools Combined Events. See more here.
  • Exciting GloHealth Irish Schools Combined Events Championships set for Athlone. See preview & entry list here.
  • Congrats to the Irish Paralympic team on their successful World Championships in Doha. See more here.
  • International Cross Country Opportunities for Junior & U/23 athletes - See all the details here.
  • October Club & County Month End Registration - See here.
  • AAI Endurance Coaches Network (ECN) Launched. Read more here.
  • Big Turnout for Sprint Relay Workshop in Tallaght. See more here.
  • GloHealth Inspirational Performance of the Year on Irish Soil Poll - Read more here.
  • Masters set to make their mark in Santry. See more here.
  • An evening with Thomas Barr, Saturday 7th November in UL @ 7pm  & Sprint Research Seminar on Sunday 13th December in Sports Campus Ireland @ 12 noon. See all the details here.
  • Secondary Schools Wanted for Exciting iRunForFun Programme. See all the details here.
  • GloHealth All-Ireland Schools Combined Events, Saturday 7th November 2015 in AIT International Arena - See Timetable here. Good luck to all our Munster athletes who will be taking part.
  • Hehir & Curley Crowned National Marathon Champions in Dublin. See more here.
  • Munster Juvenile Even Age & Novice Cross Country Championships, Sunday 25th October 2015 in WIT, Waterford - See Results here.
  • First session of the Munster Performance Squad 2015/2016 will take place on Saturday 24th October from 10am to 1pm in Cork I.T. See further information here. See updated Squad List (as of 21/10/15) here. Clubs with athletes on the list, can you please ensure that your athletes are contacted. The Munster Performance Squad is by invitation only & is only open to the athletes named on the Squad List.
  • Informative Female Triad/Nutrition Workshop held. See all the details here.
  • Results of the Open Autumn Cross Country - See here.
  • GloHealth National Athletics Award Nominations Announced. See all the details here.
  • Calling all Endurance Coaches for your View. AAI wants your views in a brief 10 question survey - See more here.
  • Tobin's Journey in Mississippi to Happiness. Read more here.
  • Hehir heads Dublin Marathon Entries. See more here.
  • Munster Schools Combined Events Championships, Wednesday 14th October - See Results here. See Records here.
  • Munster Half Marathon Championships - see updated (17/10/15) results here.
  • McCormack runs Rio time in Chicago. See details here.
  • National Junior XC Panel Testing Day Held in Athlone I.T. See more here.
  • Notice with regard to Precision Timing. See here.
  • European Masters Shot & Discus Double for Breathnach. See more here.
  • McCormack set for Marathon Challenge in Chicago. See more here.
  • GloHealth National Athletics Awards, 25th November in the Crowne Plaza, Santry. Read more here.
  • Development Club of the Year Nominations. See all the details here.
  • Due to popular demand, U/19 Girls & Boys races will be included in the Munster Juvenile Uneven Age Programme for Sunday 8th November in Beaufort, Co. Kerry. Online entry is now open here.
  • Online Entry is now open for the Dungarvan 10km Road Race on Sunday 31st January 2016. See Official Website here.
  • Munster Junior Endurance Camp Held at Banna. Read more here.
  • National Information on U/18 & Junior Teams: For the National Inter-Club & Even Age Cross Country Championships please note the following:-
  1. In the 17-18 age groups, OPEN ENTRY will apply provided the athlete has competed in the Provincial/Regional Cross Country Championships. Entries through Provincial Secretary ONLY.
  2. An U/18 athlete may score on the Junior team if selected & entered as well as score on the U/18 County & Provincial Team but many not score on both Club teams.
  3. Teams must be entered in the correct age category before the Closing date for entries.
  • Online Registration System is now open for the Munster Juvenile Even Age, Novice & U/23 Cross Country Championships on Sunday 25th October. See "Forms" tab here for all the details. Closing date for receipt of entries is Friday 16th October. ONLINE ENTRY ONLY. NO POSTAL ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED. See Munster Juvenile Cross Country Competition Booklet for 2015/2016 Season here.
  • Take the Cross Challenge this Autumn - See more here.
  • Athletics Ireland supports World Mental Health Day. See more here.
  • Club Call - Remembrance Run 5k. See details here.
  • Well done to Gearoid McMahon, Shannon A.C. who brought his 2015 Track season to a very successful close with a second place finish in the U/17 5km Walk at the English AAA Championships in Bedford recently. Gearoid finished in a new pb of 24.34 beating his previous pb by over a minute. See Results here.
  • Gillick goes back to his roots to find New Breed. Read more here. See update here.
  • Heartwarming return & celebration for Sonia 5km race in Cobh. Read details here.
  • 2016 Athletics Ireland Athlete Carding Scheme. See all the details here.
  • Application for Re-Grading for Cross Country Season. See details here.
  • O Meara's Tribute to Irish Mile Legend, Niall O'Shaughnessy RIP. See details here.
  • English Dominates at Great North City Games. See more here.
  • Exciting Northern Ireland Coaching Conference Ahead. See all the details here.
  • Mageean edges closer to Olympic Mark in Rovereto. See more here.
  • Irish 600m Record for English in Amsterdam. Read more here.
  • Cork County Board Winter Coaching Series. First session begins on Saturday 5th September in Cork I.T. from 2pm to 4pm with registration at 1.45pm. See all the details here.
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