Munster Juvenile Uneven Age, U/20 and Senior Cross Country Championships

November 12, 2019 in Cross Country Results by Mark Guerin

The Munster Juvenile Uneven Age, U/20 & Senior Cross Country Championships was held at Sunday in Conna, Co.Cork.
Well done to our LAC athletes who traveled over there to compete against all athletes from different clubs around the Province of Munster.

Darragh Whelan got Sliver in the U9 boys.

Aimee Whelan came 37th out of 185 athletes competing in the U11 Girls.

Harry Ferte, Odran McGuiness and Luke Cahalane ran the U11 Boys. Harry came in 17th, Odran – 52nd and Luke – 127th out of 165 athletes.

Sarah O’Halloran came in 44th out of 127th in the U13 Girls race.

Alan Gladys came in 42nd out of 64 athletes in the U15 Boys.

Martin Doody and Paul Fitzgerald ran the Senior race, Martin came in 12th and Paul came in 29th out of 53 seniors who participated in the race.

Well done all!!

Munster Juvenile Even Age, U23 and Novice X Cross Country Championships

October 23, 2019 in Cross Country Results by Mark Guerin

Limerick AC along with Dooneen AC hosted The Munster Juvenile Even Age, U23 & Novice Cross Country Championships this year at the Limerick Racecourse in Patrickswell Co. Limerick last Sunday.

We wish to thank all stewards and club members who helped out and volunteered for the event, thanks to their efforts the event was a success. We also wish to congratulate to all of our Juvenile athletes, who traveled over there to the Munster X Country Championships to compete.


Girls U10 Places

Ciara Mc Cathy – 44th

Nancy Collins – 78th

Sophie Nolan – 108th

Amy O’Riordan – 109th

Siofra Lahiff – 113th

Niamh Harding – 128th

Boys U10

John Farrell – 14th

Osins Jennings – 37th

Wictor Kosecki – 88th

Jack Kinnane – 92nd

Girls U12

Sarah O’Halloran who came 10th – great to see Sarah run full of confidence on the day. Long may it continue!

Abby Yelverton – 26th

Emma Robertson – 52nd

Aofie Murphy – 69th

Orlaith Grimes – 76th

Derathu Mcdonald – 89th

Moya Yelverton – 130th

Rhona O’malley – 134th

Grace Horan – 158th

Emily Shanahan – 159th

Limerick AC Girls U12 came 6th in the Team Event and came 4th in the County team along with Dooneen AC

Boys U12

Evan Boland – 13th

Harry Ferte – 38th

Odran Mc Guinness – 56th

Robert Sheehan – 86th

Boys U14

Andy Gladysz – 50th

Boys U16

Samuel Logan – 46th

Masters/Novice and uneven age County X Country Championship

October 14, 2019 in Cross Country Results by Mark Guerin

Congratulations to all LAC athletes who travelled to Bulgaden, Kilmallock on Sunday to compete in the Masters/Novice and uneven age X Country Championship.


U9 Girls
1st place Ciara Mc Carthy.

U11 Girls
3rd Amiee Whelan, 6th Emma Robertson, 8th Aisling Murphy, 15th Moya Yelverton, 18th Sophie Mc Carthy, 22nd Megan Clifford, 26th Ava Murray, 30th Grace Horan. Amiee, Emma, Aisling and Moya came 2nd in the U11 Girls team event.

U13 Girls
3rd Sarah O’Halloran, 4th Olivia Mc Carthy, 5th Abby Yelverton, 6th Lily Reid, team came 1st in the U13 Girls team event.

U15 Girls
1st place Laura Southern

Latest news: Laura Southern who is with
Dooneen AC but will be transferring back to Limerick AC at next window.

U9 Boys
1st place Darragh Whelan, 7th Rain Mc Donald.

U11 Boys
2nd place Harry Ferte, 3rd Odran Mc Guinness, 5th Oisin Jennings, 6th Mark Kiely, 12th Aidan Dillon, 13th Wiktor Koseki, 15th Jack O’Donoghue, 17th Jamie Naughton, Harry, Odran, Osin and Mark won the U11 Boys team event.

U13 Boys
1st Evan Boland, 3rd Ollie Tierney,

U15 Boys
3rd Alan Gladsz

U17 Boys
1st place – Sam Logan.

Women’s novice
5th place – Sinead O’Regan

Men’s Novice
2nd – Ian McQuate

Men’s Masters
Martin Doody was 1st overall and 1st in the men’s O40 category.

Mark Whelan was 2nd in the O45.


Limerick County X Country Even Age/Senior/Interimedate Championship

September 22, 2019 in Cross Country Results by Mark Guerin

Fantastic performance to all our LAC athletes who competed in The Limerick County Even Age, Senior & Interimedate X Country Championship in Bilbao, Cappamore today.

Results: Even Age

Girls U10: Ciara Mc Carthey, Aideen Kinsella, Sophie Nolan & Emma Murphy finished in 3rd place for the U10 team event. Good performance to Faye Sheehan & Isabelle Horan.

Girls U12: Fantastic performance to Abbey Yelverton, Aofie Murphy & Sarah O’Halloran for claiming 1st, 2nd & 3rd place in the individual U12 race. They also won the team event along with Rosie Hickey.
Great effort to Emma Robertson, Orlaith Grimes, Derartu McDonnell, Sophie McCarthy, Moya Yelverton, Rhona O’Malley, Megan Clifford, Emily Shanahan & Grace Horan.

Boys U10: Oisin Jennings & John Farrell claimed 2nd & 3rd place in the individual U10 race, they also claimed 1st place in the team event thanks to Danny Coyne & Wictor Koseki. Well done to Jack Kinnane for competing in the race.

Boys U12: Well done to Evan Boland for winning the individual boys U12 race along with the team event thanks to Harry Ferte, Odran McGuiness & Robert Sheehan. Well done to Mark Kiely & Aidan Dillon for competing.

Boys U14: Well done to Alan Gladsz for claiming 2nd in the race.

Boys U16: Good performance to Sam Logan who came in 2nd place.

Senior Men: Great performance to Martin Doody who claimed 3rd place in the race, Martin also claimed victory in the Senior Men team event thanks to Mark Guerin, Paul Fitzgerald & Ian McQuate.

Interimedate Men: Ian McQuate claimed 3rd place in the Interimedate event, Ian also claimed 1st place in the team event thanks to Thomas Shanahan, Derek Kiely & Aaron Gallagher. Well done to Keith Daly & Liam Lynch for competing in the intermediate and Senior race.

Great Start for the X Country Season for our Club, we hope to see you all again for the next X Country Event in Killmallock.

Limerick County X Country Relay

September 15, 2019 in Cross Country Results by Mark Guerin

Limerick AC hosted the Limerick County X Country Relay event this morning in University of Limerick, the relay consisted of 4 x 500m, the weather was dull and had a few mild showers but that didn’t stop the juveniles for having a great time at the event.

Dooneen AC came in with strong teams which made the LAC juveniles more competitive than ever to compete and achieved great results.
Well done to both Limerick and Dooneen juveniles for their effort.


U10 girls – 1st place:
Faye Sheehan, Ciara McCarthy, Emma Murphy & Sophie Nolan.

U10 boys  team 1 – 1st place:
Jack Kinnane, Danny Coyne, Victor Koseki, Darragh Whelan.

U10 boys team 2 – 3rd place:
Rian McDonald, Eric Ryan Wade, Sean Jennings,
Jack Ryan.

U12 girls team 1 – 1st place:
Aoife Murphy, Emma Hickey, Sarah O Halloran, Abby Yelverton.

U12 girls team 2 – 3rd place:
Aisling Murphy, Moya Yelverton, Emma Robertson,Aimee Whelan.

U12 Girls team 3 – 4th place
Orlaith Grimes, Emily Shanahan, Derathu MacDonald, Rosie Hickey.

U12 Boys – 1st place:
Harry Ferete, Aidan Dillon, Oisin Jennings, Mark Kiely.

U14 boys – 1st place: Jack O Neill, Olly Tierney, Luke Calit, Allan Gladsz, Oscar Koseki.

U14 girls – 3rd place: Lucy Greenslade, Olivia Mc Cathy, Lily Reid, Lucy Greenslade.