Connacht Indoor Results

  • Posted on: 1 March 2017
  • By: Brian

The Connacht Indoor Track and Field Championships were held at the Athlone IT Arena last weekend, over two days of exciting competition. A huge entry of almost 900 athletes competed in a packed programme of over 100 events.

At Senior level  GCH secured plenty of silverware , with golds coming via Eoin Lyons in the Men’s 800m, Nicole King, who cruised to victory in the Senior Ladies 200m, as did Majella Loftus in the Senior Ladies 60m .Kathryn Casserly took 1500m silver after an exciting battle with Aisling Joyce of NUIG, and the GCH Ladies relay team also secured silver as well as a TV slot on TG4 - well done to Majella Loftus, Jean O Connor and to Sonya and Nicole King ! .

In the field , Cliff Jennings won the Pole Vault title, and Brendan Staunton was a clear winner in the Senior Men’s Shot Putt, while  Henrique Nkolovata won the Triple Jump title and took silver in the Long Jump.