Excitement builds ahead of All Ireland Schools Championships

  • Posted on: 2 June 2017
  • By: Ger

GCH athletes take centre stage tomorrow,  taking on the top performing athletes from the Provinces at the All Ireland Schools Championships in Tullamore.

Best of luck to all our athletes who will be  representing their various schools.  The following athletes  have all qualified from this year’s  Connacht Schools Championships to face the top two from each of the other provinces in the sprints and the  top three in the distance races .

Senior  Boys

Cillin Greene 100m & 200m

Jack Dempsey 100m

Eanna Folan  1,500m

Gary Martyn  5,000m

Michael Healy 5,000m

Gordon O’Connor 2,000m S/c


Senior  Girls

Aoife Sheehy 400m hurdles

Laura Nally 400m

Lydia Doyle 100m


Intermediate Boys

Kacper Poniatowski  400m

Diego Brule 400m hurdles

Aaron Brennan  1,500m


Intermediate Girls

Seren O’Toole 200m & 300m hurdles

Laoise Geraghty 300m


Junior Boys

Eoghan Jennings Pole vault & Discus

Cillian Jordan 1,500m

Barry Murphy 1,500m


Junior Girls

Sinead Duggan Long Jump

Eimear Rowe 800m

Paula Crissan High Jump


Please see link to the Timetable below