All Ireland Schools Combined Events

  • Posted on: 14 October 2018
  • By: Ger

GCH had four athletes competing at the All Ireland Combined Events for Secondary Schools in AIT at the weekend. 

Chloe Casey representing St Raphaels College Loughrea had a remarkable day winning the Inter Girls event with a massive score of 3348 points.  Her performance has earned her a place on the Irish team  for an International Schools meeting  coming up in Glasgow in three weeks time.  Chloe ran 9.52 for the 60m hurdles.  In the Shot Putt she had a magnificent throw off 12.17m.  She then went on to jump 1.5m in the high Jump and leaped 5.03m in the long jump.  She then went on to run the 800m in 2.30. Chloe’s score was the top female performance of the day.


GCH had two athletes in the Junior Boys competition.  Daragh Jenninngs  representing   SCC Carraroe finished a credible 5th overall with an impressive  score of  2803 points.

 Long Jump  5.00m

60m hurdles  - 9.33 seconds

Shot Putt -  12.11

200m  - 25.58

800m  - 2.11

Conor Hoade who  represented Presentation College Athenry was hugely successful too and  finished in  6th place overall  with a score of 2793 Points.

Long Jump  - 5.35m

60m Hurdles  - 8.99 seconds

Shot Putt 4Kg  - 9.85m

200m  - 24.63 seconds

800m  - 2.18

Eoghan Jennings also representing SCC Carraroe  finished 8th in the Inter Boys Event  where he put in some fine performances.

Long Jump  - 5.34m

60m Hurdles  - 9.56 seconds

Shot Putt 5Kg - 11.52m

200m  - 25.2 seconds

800m  - 2.08