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    On what was a very wet and cold evening a number of Cranford AC Athletes travelled to Templemore Derry to compete in a open meet held by Olympic AC. First up for Cranford was our U9's with Tara MC Garvey and Killian Caldwell both athletes ran very well with Tara coming 2nd in the 60m and Killian came 3rd in the 60m. Our u11's were up next with Mia Fletcher,Lucie MC Garvey, Caolan MC Fadden and Ryan MC Menamin Mia was in good form on the night and came 2nd in the 60m and won the 500m. Lucie had a good run in the 60m. Caolan MC Fadden had a great night with Gold both in the 60m ... read more..
Subject: Cranford presentation Night Cranford AC Presentation night at the Beach Hotel, Downings on Friday 24th February 2017. Myles Gallagher was the Master of Ceremonies for the Cranford presentation night for the year 2016 held at the Beach Hotel on Friday. Certificates were awarded to all the athletes by Mairead Giles, Dymphna Gallagher, Shauna Giles and Claire Neely. Ernie McElhinney made a special presentation to Marie O Hara, Patricia McGarvey, Mairead Giles, Shauna Giles, Sharon Curran, Marie Kelly, Claire Neely, Terri McFadden, Shauna McClafferty and Sally Trearty for all their help ... read more..
Cranford AC notes   All roads led to Waterford for our 6 Cranford AC Athletes who took part in the National  B's and Masters Cross Country Championships on what was a good but tough cross country course. Our two under 11 girls Clodagh Neely and Blathnaid Gallagher were first to take to the course and with over 120 girls starting the girls didn't get a great start but both managed to move up the field battling to the end with Clodagh finishing in 25th position and Blathnaid in 77th. Both girls were counters in the Donegal team who finished in 4th place. Aidan McFadden got ... read more..
  On what was a cold and frosty start to the weekend Cranford made the journey to the Meadowbank  Sports Arena in Magherafelt for the Ulster Indoor Championships which is run over two days.   First up on Saturday were our U/12's with Oisin McNulty who had a great jump in the long jump getting his personal best and a good run in the 600m fighting to the line. Aidan MC Fadden also competed in the long jump and 600m. Aidan did very well coming back to his fine form again. Clodagh Neely ran in the 600m with a fine performance just fading coming up the home straight. Well done ... read more..
Cranford AC's Bridie Trearty who competed at Gransha Co Derry last Saturday in the Ulster & N Ireland master Cross Country Championships. Bridie came 2nd in her category also in the photo is coach Eamon Giles.     [caption id="attachment_2109" align="aligncenter" width="168"] Bridie Trearty who came 2nd with coach Eamon Giles.[/caption] ... read more..
Congratulations to Molly Trearty, Aoife Giles, Oisin Kelly and Eoin Kelly who won Donegal Athletics Board awards this evening at the Finn Valley Centre.   [caption id="attachment_2103" align="aligncenter" width="225"] Tom Kelly receiving an award on behalf of Eoin.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_2104" align="aligncenter" width="225"] Oisin Kelly receiving his Award from Bernie o Callaghan[/caption] [caption id="attachment_2105" align="aligncenter" width="225"] Aoife Giles recieving her prizerom Bernie o Callaghan.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_2106" align="aligncenter" widt ... read more..
Cranford AC travel to the Indoor North West Championships in Athlone IT Cranford AC had a early start for the long journey to Athlone for the Indoor North West Championships last Friday. Teresa Mullen got the day off to a great start when she won gold in the u12 long jump with a brilliant jump of 3.93m. Conor Neely also had a great jump of 3.92m to claim silver in the u12 boys long jump with Max Roarty, Cian McMenamin, Ryan McMenamin and Caolan McFadden all jumping well. Aoife Giles claimed another silver in the u14 shot put with a great throw of 10.86m and Orla Neely came 4th in the u12 ... read more..
CRANFORD AC BOXING DAY RUN The Annual Boxing Day run took place in Cranford Park on 26th December for the Bill Hunter and Winifred Gallagher Memorial Races. It was a great way to run off the Christmas Dinner. Starting off were the handicapped juveniles races where Michael Moore had a great run winning the underage race followed home by Diarmuid Gallagher, Karen Neely and Ryan McMenamin. The next race was run over 2 laps of the 1200m course where 18 competitors took to the start, it definitely blew the cobwebs off these young talented athletes, where Caolan McFadden took up the lead ... read more..
Cranford's AC Impress at Cross Country National Championships with Oisin Kelly taking National Title at Dundalk. All roads led to Dundalk at the weekend for the National Uneven Age Cross Country Championships, the athletes having to qualify out of Ulster to compete in this event. Our U/11 were up first and for these 3 young athletes it was their first ever National Cross Country competition. The U/11 girls were up first with Miah Fletcher having a great race coming home in 14th place and earning herself a Ulster Team Gold Medal and with Miah having another year in this age is definitely one ... read more..
  Some great performances from Cranford AC at the Even Age National Cross Country Championships On what was a cold but dry day Cranford AC travelled to the beautiful new purpose built Cross Country track at Abbotstown in Dublin for the Even Age Cross Country Championship last Sunday. First up was Teresa Mullen in the u12 girls race. Teresa has a great race in what was her first National Championships and finished very well after a good strong run. Unfortunately Clodagh Neely took unwell overnight so was unable to compete. Max Roarty looked very impressive in the u12 boys race and ... read more..
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