Ten Mayo AC medal winners at Connacht Outdoors updated

Ten Mayo AC athletes represented us in the Connacht Outdoors Championships at Athlone TUS today.

Championship medals were awarded to Connacht competitors for senior, o35, o50 and o65 categories – guests from outside the region also competed.

The Mayo AC ten competed in sprints, relays, middle distance and field events. All ten of them won medals!

 

Individual medals were awarded to Connacht competitors for senior, o35, o50 and o65 categories – guests from outside the region also competed

Relay categories were seniors and masters.

Here’s how Mayo AC fared:

 

100m

Keith Conroy o35 2nd 12:33

Gerry Kirrane o35 3rd 13:62

Christian MacRae o50 3rd 15:33

Paddy Kearney o65 2nd 18:24

 

200m

Keith Conroy o35 1st 25:78

400m

Tony O’Malley o50 3rd 1:07.87

Christian MacRae o50 4th 1:10.74

o50 winner: Jim Phelan GCH 53:73, 2nd Bill Carty Sligo AC 1:06.12

 

800m

Tony O’Malley o50 2nd 2:36.83

Mike Griffin o35 1st 2:18.70

Women’s 3,000m

Colette Tuohy o50 1st 11:54.65

 

Discus: Brendan Staunton o35 1st 33:18m

Shot put: Brendan Staunton o35 1st 12:23m

Brendan’s events took place in the morning session.

 

Mayo AC were the only teams in the 4x400m men’s relays, and they won both the senior and o35 events.

4x400m finish times:

Team A o35: 4:27.75

Team A senior : 4:29.64

4x100m finish times

Team A o35: 52:64

Team A senior : 57:63

 

Senior: Mikey McAndrew, Keith Conroy, Declan Owens, Luke Horkan

Masters:  Gerry Kirrane,  Tony O’Malley, Tony Hegarty, Mike Griffin

 

Mayo AC achieved three Connacht indoor 4x200m relay titles in a row in February, and have now won three in a row 4x100m and 4x400m outdoor titles.

Missing from main photo above:  Paddy Kearney, Tony O’Malley

Congratulations to all of our Connacht Outdoors medal winners!

Results:

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Eight of Mayo AC’s ten medal winners in Connacht Outdoors l-r Colette Tuohy, Christian Macrae, Mike Griffin, Declan Owens, Mikey McAndrew, Keith Conroy,  Gerry Kirrane, Luke Horkan

Connacht Outdoors 4x100m, 4x400m winning senior relay team l-r Keith Conroy, Mikey McAndrew, Declan Owens, Luke Horkan

M65 Medal winner at Athlone: Paddy Kearney with son Cormac

Tony O’Malley –  M50 medal winner at Athlone

 

 

 

 

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