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19th February 2015
The AGM of Athletics Leinster will be held in the Keadeen Hotel, Newbridge on Thursday the 19th of February 2015 at 8.00pm sharp.
Please find attached Nominations Form, which along with all Motions should be forwarded to me before Friday the 30th of January 2015 in order to facilitate the timely dissemination to all County Boards in advance of the AGM. Motions received after this date will not be accepted for consideration.
Motions being put forward for this AGM will be considered by a Standing Orders Committee convened for such purpose, in advance of the AGM.
Can I please press upon each County Board the importance of this AGM and encourage as many Nominations and Motions as we look to put together our Team for 2015 and promote and develop Athletics within our province.
All Nominations and Motions to Martin J Heery at:
Hammondstown, Castlepollard, Co. Westmeath
Yours in Sport,
Martin J Heery
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- 17-12-14 AIT Baseline Indoor T&F Meet, being held in AIT, commencing at 7.00pm.
- 26-12-14 Streets of Wicklow 5k Road Race, being hosted by Inbhear Dee AC, commencing at 11.30am (1k for Juveniles at 11.00am)
- 27-12-14 Robbie Byrne Memorial 6k Road Race, being hosted by Navan AC, commencing at 12.00noon. Flyer here
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Results for Adamstown have been published. Click on the Current Year Results tab.
An iPOD, white in colour, was lost at the cross country in Adamstown.
If anyone has found it, please contact Bohermeen AC on 086-0792580.
Photos of the action from Adamstown, courtesy of Leo Coy and medal presentations, courtesy of Anne O'Gorman. Click on a thumbnail image to open the gallery. Click Read more button to go to photos...
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Next session of the Leinster Development and Performance Squads will take place on February 28th, 2015 in Morton Stadium, Santry.
The Development Squad takes place from 11am – 1pm on each day and is open to all athletes aged 12 years +. The squad will cost €5 per athlete each day. Please check-in at the stand in Morton Stadium from 10.30am. Dates for the Development and events covered are listed below:
February 28th 2015, 11am-1pm (Hurdles, Middle Distance, Javelin and High Jump)
March 21st 2015, 11am-1pm (Sprints, Middle Distance, Shot, Long Jump)
The Performance Squad is for invited athletes only from the U16 to U19 age groups. Athletes are selected from Leinster indoors and track and field events and also from the Leinster schools and Dublin Championships. The top 4 performers in field events and the top 3 performers in the track events have been selected from the best of the championships.
The Performance Squad will run on the same dates as above but will cover all events. The Performance squad will run from 1pm-3pm. Those athletes selected for the Performance squad will have received an invitation in September which will have been sent to your Club Secretary or in some cases to the athlete’s school. Those selected are asked to register and pay for the Performance squad online where the athlete will also select the event they wish to take part in. The cost of the Performance Squad is €25 and athletes must pay online. Cash payment will only be accepted in exceptional cases where an online payment cannot be made.
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