The launch of the 2018 Women’s Mini Marathon

July 10, 2018 in Important Notices, Uncategorized by Mark Guerin

The launch of the 2018 Women’s Mini Marathon will take place on Monday next 16th July at 12:30pm in the top floor of the Strand Hotel. We need as many club members as possible to attend this launch. LAC women are particularly needed for the launch.

AAI: Assistant Coach Course

May 24, 2018 in Important Notices by Mark Guerin

Hi all,

REMINDER

There will be an Assistant Coach Course taking place on June 17th .

This course has been requested by West Limerick AC. Please register online to avoid disappointment .

This will be the last opportunity to participate in a coaching course until late Autumn.

Registration can be done here https://events.athleticsireland.ie/ps/event/AssistantCoachCourseLimerick

The aim of this course is to provide skills to the beginner coach to help assist a more senior coach in delivering coaching sessions. Key event areas discussed are running (sprinting and endurance), long jump and shot putt.

The timing of this course may help and encourage coaches/parents during the Summer Months of competition and Community Games.

Please circulate this email to those who may be of interest.

Kind Regards,
Lilly-Ann

https://events.athleticsireland.ie/ps/event/AssistantCoachCourseLimerick

Athletics Limerick Track & Field Championships

May 10, 2018 in Important Notices, Track & Field Meeting by Mark Guerin

The Athletics Limerick U9 to U16, Senior and Junior (17 to 19) Track & Field Championships will be held in the John O’Sullivan Park, Lees Road, Ennis Co. Clare on Sunday 20th May.

For entry contact our secretary Gywnne Ryan.

Closing Date for entries 9pm Monday 14th May

The first event will commence at 10am

Cork City Sports Open Mens 3000m

May 1, 2018 in Important Notices by Mark Guerin

Dear Coaches,

If you have any athletes aged 18 + and who run in the 8.25-9.30 range and who are interested in a place in the open mens 3000m race at the Cork City Sports on Mon 16th July then please e mail the details below to Craig Harrington (CIT Athletics Development Officer) craig.harrington@cit.ie.

– Name

– Club

– 3000m SB & PB

– E Mail

– Phone Number

Thanks.

Kindest Regards,

Steve

Steven Macklin

National Endurance Coordinator

Athletics Ireland

E-mail: stevenmacklin@athleticsireland.ie

Tel: 0876335565

Athletics Ireland Sprints and Hurdles Workshop for Coaches

April 25, 2018 in Important Notices by Mark Guerin

https://events.athleticsireland.ie/ps/event/SprintsHurdlesWorkshopforCoaches

Athletics Ireland Sprints and Hurdles Workshop for Coaches

Venue: Lee’s Road Sport & Amenity Park, Ennis, Co. Clare

Time: 7pm – 9pm

Cost: €5

Athletics Ireland Regional Development Officers Paul Byrne and Lilly-Ann O’Hora will host a Sprints and Hurdles Workshop for COACHES on Thursday 3rd of May in Lee’s Rd Ennis. This 2 hr workshop will cover the fundamentals of sprint starts, acceleration and speed development as well as specific hurdle technique and drills for the short (sprint) hurdles.

This workshop is aimed at the developmental coach working with club athletes (approx. 12 – 19 years of age) preparing for the coming outdoor season.