Published in Club News on 6th April 2016
The Athenry Community Games and Parish Sports will take place this Sunday, 10th April at the Carnaun pitch, starting at 1:30pm. Programme of events is attached.
First up is the often hotly contested Mens (3000m) and Womens (1500m) races for which there are trophies up for grabs.
Over the years the Athenry Community Games & Parish Sports has hosted a number of local & national athletic legends, Paul Hession Irish record holder over 60m, 100m and 200m, Paul McNamara 2008 Edinburgh Marathon Winner, Willie Morris 3 times All-Ireland Senior Cross-Country Titles, Mick Rice 3 times Connemara 100 Winner, Sinead Tuohy All-Ireland High Jump Champion, Jane Ann Meehan National Silver Medal at the 2015 Dublin City Marathon & 3 time Senior Women 1500M winner at the Athenry Sports, and many more greats, come and join us on Sunday 10th April in Carnaun at 1.30pm to see the next generation of Athenry young and talented Athletes compete to represent Athenry in the Community Games