July '23 Round Up

July 1, 2023

Well done to Fearghal Curtin on achieving a brilliant PB of 7.50.00 at the Watford Grand Prix A 3000m race yesterday evening 01st July, despite being pushed badly at start and with 200m to go.

In a stacked field and very exciting race, Fearghal finished in 4th place in a closely contested race.

Nice to see Youghal colours on the international stage....

July 16, 2023

Congratulations to Avril Millerick who won the Junior women's 3000M champion title for her 2nd time, having retained her title from 2022 at yesterday's AAI National championships in Dublin.

Well done to Avril Cashman who ran brilliantly in the same race to finish 4th place 👏 Avril also raced the National Junior 3000M Steeplechase championship two weeks previously in which she won Silver (sorry we missed that one)…

Excellent work from both athletes 🏃‍♀️ 

July 22, 2023

Huge congratulations to Poppi Devereaux on becoming national U18 pole vault champion today in Tullamore. Swim coach this morning…. National Champion this evening...

July 22, 2023

Well done to the Youghal AC gang who took part in the GNI 5km this week. Some super times were clocked up by              

Michéal Cronin 17:10

Alex Cashman  18:25

Trisha Curtin     19:52

Ciaran Coleman 21:21

George Bulman 24:12

Sylvie O Mahony 24:12

Well done everyone...

July 23, 2023

Sunday 23/07 Round-Up

Well done to Michéal Cronin who competed at the East Cork Senior 5000m championships this morning at The Mardyke Arena, coming a fantastic 4th place in a time of 17:31..

Well done to Keith Kelly who was 4th overall in the Run Aintree Half Marathon in 1:16:28, just 3 seconds off the podium

Great running from our most travelled athletes of latest times...

July 21, 2023

Super running by PJ Aherne in the Ballinameela 5k on Friday finishing in a great time of 19:30. Great to see the green and white hoops in so many places in the last week. 

July 26, 2023

Breaking News!!!

Massive Congrats to Avril Millerick, who has been selected for her 1st Major championships

Avril will represent Ireland in the Women’s 5000mtrs at the upcoming European Junior (u20) championships in Jerusalem,  Israel on August 8th


July 27, 2023

Churchtown South 4-mile road race returned last night 27/07 after a hiatus of 5 years. It was a 5-miler back then

Well done to the 8 athletes from Youghal AC who took part on the night…

13 Michéal Cronin 23:09

37 Jude Buckley 25:45

113 Donal Sheehan 31:39

114 Sylvie O’ Mahony 31:40

115 Brian Landers 31:41

122 Michael McMahon 31:59

126 George Bulman 32:14

140 Katie Power (Cronin?) 33:34