Great news today to learn that Callum and Eimear had such a successful weekend at the Tailteann Games. Callum taking gold in the 5Kg Shot Putt and Eimear taking silver in the 300m hurdles. Both athletes have now qualified to represent their school and their country at the Schools Track & Field International in Derbyshire, England at the end of the month. Congratulations to both athletes, their families and coaches.
A big weekend is ahead of two of Hazelwood’s talented athletes who have qualified to represent the school at this years Tailteann Games which takes place in Dublin. It is a great achievement to be able to compete at this prestigious event with a fascinating history. Best of luck to Callum Keating and Eimear Galvin at the games.
Congratulations to Megan Lenihan who came 4th and 5th representing Hazelwood College at the “SIAB Schools Track and Field” in Swansea (International Schools competition) last weekend! A wonderful ambassador for our school
Well done again to Megan Lenihan. Megan came home Thursday with the gold in the Inter Girls Shot in the North Munster Schools Athletics Track & Field in Castleisland.
Well done Megan Lenihan who came home with the Gold in the Junior Girls Discuss at the North Munster Schools Track & Field in Castleisland today .
Congrats to Callum Keating in the North Munster Track & Field event in Castleisland today. He threw 14.61metres in the Junior Boys Shot and now holds the North Munster Schools record!
Well done to Hazelwood College who came 4th overall in the annual LCETB Sports Day in UL. 11 schools participated this year and we were 6 points shy of 3rd place. Loads of medals in shot putt and long jump.
Results from the All Ireland Schools Outdoor Championships in Tullamore, Saturday 2nd June
Well done to Callum Keating who came 1st in the Minor Boys Shot. (Personal Best throw 15.10) Colm Galvin came 6th in the Senior Boys Javelin. Megan Lenihan came 3rd in the Inter Girls Javelin and 5th in the Inter Girls Discuss.
Best of Luck to Callum who will go on now to represent Ireland over the summer.
Huge congratulations to first year Callum Keating on becoming Munster Schools Minor shot put champion recently with a winning throw of 14.96m. We are very proud of you !
Other results on the day were:
Callum Keating 1st place Shot Minor Boys
Megan Lenihan 1st Discuss Inter Girls
Megan Lenihan 2nd Javelin Inter Girls
Colm Galvin 3rd Javelin Senior Boys
Congratulations to Colm, Callum and Megan who will represent the school at National Level in Tullamore in June 2nd.
Well done to the following finishers also on the day;
Cormac Downes 6th 800m senior boys
Catherine Walsh 7th 800m junior girls
Brendan Harding 8th Discuss junior boys
All the medal winners from North Munster Track & Field held in Castleisland recently.
The Hazelwood Indoor Athletics team pictured after they took part in the Nenagh Indoor Championships. Also pictured is first Year student Callum Keating who took silver in the Minor Boys Shot Putt at the Nenagh Indoor Championships. This comes on the back of him setting a new Munster Record Over 15 Meters and taking gold in the Munster U15 Competition. Congrats on such a great achievement Callum.