Connacht Outdoor Track and Field 2014

Connacht Outdoor Track and Field 2014

The Connacht Outdoor Athletics Track & Field took place on Saturday 14th June 2014 in Sligo. Loughrea had a number of athletes taking part and the results area as follows:-

Brendan Lynch swept the board by winning gold in both the u16, High Jump (1.5 m), and u16, Triple Jump (11.48m), he also went on to win silver in both the u16, 250m hurdles and Long Jump with a jump of 5 metres.

Meave Farrell also took home gold in the u18, 400m hurdles, silver in the u18, Long Jump (4.54m) and bronze in the 100m hurdles.

Her sister Aoibhin finished in fourth place in the u12, 60m and eight in the u13, 60m hurdles. Aoibhin will still be under age to compete again next year u12.

David Browne ran a very impressive race in the u17, 800m finishing with a silver medal.

The u15, Javelin saw Loughrea take all top three places with Emma Reynolds winning gold, Lauren Stewart winning silver and Arlene Earls finishing third. Arlene also finished in fourth position in the Long Jump with jump of 4m.11.

Shane Donnellan also won a medal in the Javelin finishing with a silver medal u15. He also finished fourth in the u15, 1500m and finished in the top ten in the 200m.

Chloe Casey finished in the top ten in the u13, 600m with Emer Donnellan finishing in 18th position. Eilish Hickey finished 8th in the u15, 1500m.