All results from Leinster XC Day 1, Dunboyne now published on the Current Year Results tab


Cushinstown AC present their Indoor Open Sports on Sunday 28th January - details on attached flyer


The next dates to put in your diary are as follows:

“NIA LIVE”          This is an innovative evening competition series starting at National Indoor Arena. There will be some good opportunities to get a Shot Put mark early in the season to see how your training is going – all in the super National Indoor Arena track at Abbotstown, Dublin. See this weblink..  NIA Competition Information for details regarding entries.

Shot Competitions will be on the following dates:

  • 23rd January
  • 8th February
  • 22nd February (TBC)

 We hope to bring in specialist coaching knowledge to Develop Hammer Coaches & Athletes during this season. We will bring you more details on this towards the end of the year.

***Please indicate that you will or will not be attending the sessions above by contacting David at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. – with  YES, I WILL BE ATTENDING or NO, I WILL NOT BE ATTENDING (plus your reason).

 Most athletes / coaches are extremely efficient in replying to emails. I would expect that everyone should be like this. This greatly assists in the organisation and planning for event days such as the above.

 I look forward to your reply and seeing you on one or more of the above dates.

David Sweeney

National Throws Coordinator

Athletics Ireland

Tel:      +353.86.2650666

Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

A selection of medal presentation and action photos from Day 2 Cross Country at Navan Adventure Sports. Many thanks to Perri Williams (St. Senan's) and to John Quirke Photography for the action shots and to Margaret Daly (Mullingar Harriers) for the presentation photos.

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Athletics Ireland is delighted to announce details of the 2017/18 Leinster Track and Field Squads.

The Development Squad takes place each day and is open to all athletes aged 12 years +. The squad will cost €5 per athlete each day. DO NOT REGISTER ONLINE. Please check in at the venue a half hour before the start. Events covered on the Development Squad are as follows:

Day 1  (Nov 18) 11am-1pm                       Sprints, Middle Distance, Shot, Long Jump

Day 2  (Dec 16) 11am-1pm                       Hurdles, Middle Distance, Javelin and High Jump

Day 3  (Jan 4)   11am-1pm   AIT                       Sprints, Middle Distance, Shot, Long Jump

Day 4  (Apr 7)   11am-1pm  Morton Stadium - Hurdles, Middle Distance, Javelin and High Jump

The Performance Squad is for selected athletes only from the U16 to U19 age groups (2017 age groups). Congratulation to those selected. Athletes are selected from the combined results from the Leinster/Dublin Indoors, Outdoors and Schools Track and Field. The top 3 athletes in the Sprints, Hurdles, Long Jump, High Jump and Triple Jump, and the top 4 athletes in the Walks, Pole Vault, Shot, Discus, Javelin and Hammer.


Leinster Squads:

                                                                                         Development Squad         Performance Squad

November 18th 2017    Morton Stadium, Santry                       11am – 1pm                1pm-3pm

December 16th 2017    Athlone IT Arena                                 11am – 1pm                1pm-3pm

January 4th 2018          Athlone IT Arena                                 11am – 1pm                1pm-3pm

April 7th 2018                Morton Stadium, Santry                      11am – 1pm               1pm-3pm

Leinster Performance Squad athletes please note that Athletics Ireland and Leinster Athletics are jointly running a pilot overnight training camp for Leinster Athletes. This will be held in spring 2018. Dates and venue is yet to be confirmed but we will notify the clubs, coaches and athletes about this initiative as soon as possible. There will be a small supplementary charge for this camp.

For further information on the Leinster Squads please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (087) 0632326.

Leinster placings from Dublin marathon on 29th October are available on the Current Results tab here

Boys & Girls Uneven Ages, Senior Women & Men Individual, Club and County published

Action photos, courtesy of Perri Williams and presentation group photos, courtesy of Mullingar Harriers AC members.

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Track and Field action and presentation photos from the U12 -19, courtesy of PL Curran - click on read more to open the gallery