Clare Juvenile Indoor Championships Nenagh 26/01/2014
Great day for BMOH juvenile club at the recent Clare Indoor Championships.
The recent indoor championships in Nenagh have shown the great progress being made by the BMOH club with 7 individual winners on the day with a tally of 9 medals. Also what is great to see is the variety of events in which the club is achieving success considering our limited training facilities, events like Shot Putt, Long Jump, High Jump, Hurdles and the long distance Walking.
With a total of 17 athletes participating on the day there was great achievements at all ages with everyone competing well. For some it was a first taste at indoor athletics and the difference that brings especially on the outside track which is very tight and unbalancing and also some new events attempted like the high jump and long distance walking.
Congratulations to all those who participated and especially to all the medal winners.
List of Medal winners as follows
Niall Liddane 1st Long Jump
Matthew O’Halloran 3rd 60m
Louise O’Mahony 2nd Long Jump 3rd 60m
Ian Collins 3rd Long Jump
Josh Nelson Ryan 2nd 60m
Darragh Toomey 3rd 60m Hurdles
Lee Deegan 1st 1500m Walk 2nd Shot Putt
Other great achievements on the day included:
3 boys in the U9 60m final.
2 boys in the U9 200m final.
3 Boys in the U11 60m Final.
Athletes in the finals of
U10 60m Girls
U11 300m Boys
U12 60m Boys
U13 60m Boys
U13 60m Boys Hurdles
Also great achievements in the long jump at all ages, along with the medal winners there were 4th/5th/6th and 7th place finishes in groups that there were a lot of competitors.
A special thanks to all the athletes that competed for the club
Katie Fitzgerald, Niall Moloney, Matthew O’Halloran, Niall Liddane, Louise O’Mahony, Kacey Deegan, Dylan Leamy, Tom Forde, Oisin Breen, Ian Collins, Josh Nelson Ryan, Mark O’Mahony, Laoise Egan, Darragh Toomey, Lee Deegan, Valarie O’Mahony and Alex Collins.
Also a special thanks to all parents that made the journey to Nenagh to not only support their own kids, but all athletes competing for the club on the day. From the clubs point of view it is great to see such support.