St. Abban's Athletic Club

Summer Break Over

All interested in getting involved for the coming season in athletics are welcome back to training on Tuesday evening next. Training as usual on Tuesdays and Fridays from 7.30pm to 9.00pm, catering for all events. Anyone interested in giving the sport a go are welcome to come along and join in. The cost is 2 Euro per session and 5 Euro per family.

Best Wishes

We extend best wishes to those from the club that have qualified for the Community Games finals in Athlone.

Throws session a big success

Thanks very much to all the parents, coaches and athletes that availed of the opportunity to learn more about throwing the javelin and discus under the direction of Brian Scanlon last Tuesday evening. Hope everyone benefited from the course.

This Wednesday the 27th August Brian will coach the hammer and the shot. Again it is open to all over 13 and commences at the club grounds at 6.30 Please be on time as the evenings are closing in. Looking forward to another quality session.

Drogheda Trip

Jamie Pender made the trip for the Boyne A.C. open sports, held in Drogheda stadium, a successful one and came home a clear winner in his last track race of the year in the 100 meters.

Stradbally session

For those interested in middle distance a session will take place in the woods in Stradbally on Saturday evenings at 5 p.m. Again all are welcome.

Returning to school

Best wishes to all those moving on to secondary school and to 3rd level. It is a grand new experience and make sure to enjoy it. Stay in touch with club members and enjoy making some new friends. The track won’t move and you’re welcome along at any time.


14th Sept 2014 Luggacurren 10k Luggacurren, Co. Laois 12.30pm
Fri 27th Oct 2014 Dublin Marathon Athletics Ireland Championships Dublin

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