PATSY McGONAGLE’S FINN VALLEY ATHLETICS REPORT

first_imgA week in the life of Finn Valley AC and its members is hectic by any standard.It began Friday last with the second annual training period in Ballyliffin attended by 30 members and led by Mark Connolly and Kieran Carlin – beautiful weather and the thumbs up were given by all the tired participants!Wednesday and the promise of good weather sees the hosting of the primary schools cross country which has an 11-15 start  followed by secondary schools in action on Thursday with an 11-30start time and of course if that weren’t enough the official opening of the new impressive track, pitch and floodlights Friday evening 7 pm. All former and current members are invited as are interested members of the local community.The opening will be performed by club stalwarts Patsy McGinley and Peader Mc Granaghan.A large turnout is anticipated to mark the occassion, in this, the club’s 40th year.The week finishes with the Donegal even age cross country clubs champ. and masters cross. Attached are the cross country  distances as were agreed by the county board for Donegal and by the UAC/ANI for Ulster for the season aheadCross Country Distances for 2011County: Region: National:Girls Actual;Under 10   800m. 1000m. Under 11; 1000m. 1200m. 1500m.Under 12; 1200m. 1500m. 2000m.Under 13; 1500m. 2000m. 2500m.Under 14; 2000m. 2500m. 3000m. Under 15; 2500m. 3000m. 3500m.Under 16; 3000m. 3500m. 4000m.Under 17; 3500m. 4000m. 4500m.Under 18; 3500m. 4000m. 5000m.Under 19;                     3500m. 4000m. 5000m.BoysUnder 10   800m. 1000m.Under 11; 1000m. 1200m. 1500m.Under 12; 1200m. 1500m. 2000m.Under 13; 1500m. 2000m. 2500m.Under 14; 2000m. 2500m. 3000m.Under 15; 2500m. 3000m. 3500m.Under 16; 3000m. 3500m. 4000m.Under 17; 3500m. 4500m. 5000m.Under 18; 4000m. 5000m. 6000m.Under 19; 5000m. 6000m. 7000m.PATSY McGONAGLE’S FINN VALLEY ATHLETICS REPORT was last modified: September 27th, 2011 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:Finn Valley AClast_img read more