NEWSLETTER FROM MAY 22nd TO 29th MAY 2022Our Summer Camp is now open - click here for more information with links to register. If you have the time to help out please click here to register your interest.
LSA TRACK AND FIELD
What a weekend of both juvenile and adult Track and Field - Eimear Caulfield wins gold
Gold in the W35 1500m in the Leinster Championships for Eimear Caulfield in Carlow on Saturday in an impressive time of 5.29.63. What a start to Championship running for Eimear. Bring on the Nationals!
MARY PETERS 50th GOLD MEDAL ANNIVERSARY AND 2nd for Anna Gavigan in the discus
Also on Saturday Anna Gavigan comes 2nd in the Discus at the Mary Peters 50th Anniversary Belfast International Day.
LEINSTER CHAMPSIONSHIPS 2022 IN CARLOWAt the Leinster Championships on Sunday in Carlow Anna broke the Championship Record with a throw of 43.26., It was a huge medal haul with Anna winning gold, Xavier Hubert (Coach) winning gold in the high jump in the M40 category with a jump of 1.7m. And Enda Gavigan (Coach) with a bronze in the M55 in the 200m with a time of 27.69. Well done all. If you would like to give track and field a go, contact Dara on 0876599847
JUVENILE DUBLIN CHAMPIONSHIPS - DAY 1Meanwhile at Day 1 of the Dublin Championships our juvenile athletes competed in the high jump, javelin, long jump and shot putt. Well done Eliza, Léa, Jacob, Issac and Cara.
DAA AIRPORT CENTRAL 2022DAA Airport Central 5k 2022 at ALSAA last Thursday evening. It was a dry, sunny but very windy evening but our athletes Mark Kelly, Helen Roche and Amanda McAra won the 1st team prize. Great run and well done to Ian Tiernan too. Click here to find results.
DONABATE PARKRUN ON SATURDAY 28th MAYWell done to everyone taking part in the parkrun, click here for club results. Congrats to Andrew Minto, Aoife Connolly and Nuala Freeman on their PB's. A big thanks to all our volunteers too, Cecilia Munroe, Ken Spratt and Pat McCormack. Thanks Pat for your pics above. To volunteer for future parkrun click on this link for more information
ADVANCED INTERVALS WITH SHANE LAST SATURDAYShane's advanced interval training above. And well done to those who attended the Fintervals training last Saturday.
COUCH TO 5K - GRADUATION ON JUNE 18th at the Donabate parkrunCongrats to our C25Kers who have completed 5 of 8 weeks so far. Join them on June 18th for their graduation.
ADULT TRAINING DURING THE WEEK
COUCH TO 5K - Week 5
FIT FOR LIFE
INTERMEDIATE GROUP TRAINING LAST TUESDAY IN NEWBRIDGE HOUSE
WOMENS MINI MARATHON REP VISITS LSA last Wednesday in Newbridge house. Thanks Ali for organising.
For all upcoming road races and events, please click here
For the next Adults Graded Track and Field on Wednesday 8th June at 7pm. please click here
Details for the upcoming National Masters in Tullamore on the 13th August will be out soon.
Dublin Juvenile Champs 2022 Days 2,3,4 Santry
⏰ CLOSING DATE FRIDAY 3rd June 2022
€5 entry fee per event must be paid in advance
Friday 10th June from 7pm
- Hammer (from 6.30pm)
- U10 500m
- U11 600m
Saturday 11th June from 10.30am
- 400m - U17/18/19 - starting 10.30am
- Hurdles - U13 (60m), U14 (75m), U15 (80m), U16 (80m Girls, 100m Boys) from 11.15am
- 200m (U14 and older) - starting 12.45am
- Discus - U14, U15, U16
- Shot Putt - U16, U17, U18, U19
- High Jump - U15/16 Boys, U17/18/19 Boys & Girls
- Long Jump - U12, U13
Sunday 12th June 10am
- 60m Sprint - U12,
- 80m Sprint U13/U14,
- 100m Sprint U15/U16/U17/U18/U19
- 1500m - U14 and older starting 1pm
- Shot Putt - U13
- Long Jump - U14
- Turbo Javelin - U12
- High Jump - U15/16 Girls
PARENTS PLEASE NOTE CLOSING DATE Friday 3rd June 8pm. If your child/teenager would like to take part please discuss with their coach in advance. As a club we must provide officials if we have athletes competing. You can submit the entry yourself through https://entry.athleticsireland.ie/588
or the LSA Juvenile Competition Secretary (Louise) can enter the athlete provided entry fee is paid in advance.
Please see programmes for times, but note that the schedule can change on the day or prior to the competition. Closing dates for Days 5 & 6 (Relays) is Wednesday 8th June. More details on that to follow.DONABATE PORTRANE SPECIAL OLYMPICS CLUB FIRST TRACK AND FIELD COMPETTION AND MEDALS ALROUND A big well done to LSA coaches Dara & Maria Carr & Ali Conway who supported Donabate Portrane's Special Olympics club athletes in their very first Track & Field competition over the weekend. A big congrats Becca and Tim and hopefully this will be the first of many competitions ahead. POSITION AVAILABLE LSA Newsletter Editor wanted. Would you like to be the person to produce the most eagerly awaited publication of the week. You will get full training and may even learn a new skill. Contact Dara or Jennifer to find out more.