Athletics Culture In Ennis

Frank Grealy

Athletics Ireland and Sportsfile came to Lees Road to watch Ennis Track in action along with Frank Greally who was delighted to meet with Dean Casey who had just the weekend before smashed the record held by him for 51 years before Abdul and Dean beat it within one month. The following is the media release to this visit – In Ennis, there is a growing buzz around a certain community driven athletics club. Ennis Track Club has evolved over 30 years promoting athletics to the local community of Ennis,…

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The County 4 Mile Championships

was held in Ballyea Friday 10th June.  Well done to all who took part and to the race winner Rory Chesser in a time of  0:20:20 M 35 ahead of  Kenny Rodgers of St. Johns AC in a time of  0:20:30  M 35 and 3rd Rory Sexton of Ennis Track M39 in a  time of  0:22:35 Provisional Race Directors’ Prize Presentation List F 35 Race Race 1 0:27:45 DEIRDRE TROY, Ennis Track AC F 35 230 21 2 0:27:53 LAURA DILLON, Ennis Track AC F 35 225 23 3 0:40:33…

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Just Over 3 Weeks To Go – Ennis 10K & Kids 2k

This popular event returns after a three year absence. Fun for all the family guaranteed. Beginning at 9 30, a 2k kids run/race through the woods in Lee’s road, followed by music, refreshments and medals for all participants!! At 11am the adults 10k road race kicks off!! Course is suitable for beginners and experienced runners. Cash prizes for top 3 seniors and 1st o/40, o/50, o/60 and o/70. Finishers medals for the first 100 entrants online. Click here to register:

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XC Team Night

Smiling faces, excited children chasing balloons, relaxed parents and coaches, an occasion that sought to remind us of how much this club has achieved this year. Rory Chesser summed the night up when he said that “these teams won because of the 4th, 5th, 6th athlete”. Ennis Track is about encouraging all our athletes and recognizing the commitment everyone of those athletes makes to finish the best they can do.

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