Youghal AC Juveniles Munster Multi Events

Post date: May 10, 2013 10:29:6 PM


The club had eight athletes who participated in the Munster Multi-Events at the Cit on Sunday 28th April. Sean Broderick won his first Munster Multi Event medal when he came in an excellent 2nd place achieving a very high score of 2770 points. Sean had a great start in the 100mh coming in 2nd in a time of 12.58s; high scoring was achieved in this event. He also got a PB at the shot 9.05m and in the Long Jump 5.21m. Sean also competed in the 800m in a time of 2.32.36 and in the High Jump 1.55m.

The other athletes competes in their first Multi Event competition and all enjoyed the experience. Liam McCarthy who is very new to these events came 14th in the B/14 with 942 points. Pater Buckley came 12th in the B/13 with 815 points. In the younger age groups the events included 60m, Long Jump, Turbo Javelin and 600 and the numbers were very big in comparison to other years. Kerrie Barrett did very well in her events and finished 8th with 1428 points which was excellent scoring. Evan Villis was 9th with 1413 points and Tom Wall was 15th with 1200 points in the B/12 competition. Lorna McCarthy was 10th in the G/11 competition with 333 points and Oisin Hill was 15th with 629 points. Well done to all these athletes who gained huge experience in competing at this event.