ST. MARY’S CARDS
1st: John Garde
2nd: Eileen O’Callaghan
3rd: Martin Connolly
4th: Maureen Carthy.
ST. MARY’S LUCAN BRIDGE CLUB
Results: 13 May 2012
N/S Joint1st Joan Howard Williams / Wendy Geoghegan and Kay Cullen / Angela Harte; 3rd Sheila Fallon & Marie Flanagan
E/W 1st Angela Hurley & John Gorman; Joint 2nd Una Duke / Maura O’Reilly and Mary Fitzsimons / Chris McHugh
LUCAN BRIDGE CLUB
The Annual General Meeting has been changed and will now be held on Wednesday May 22nd.
ADAMSTOWN CYCLING CLUB
Dunsany Grand Prix 2013: Whelan 6th in Dunsany: Fergus Whelan overcame a mechanical issue in the last Kilometer, and still forced his bike over the line for 6th prize in the Dunsany Grand Prix on Sunday (May 12th). The Veteran rider has been on great form recently , taking 5th prize in Wexford ,1st in Mondello and 4th in Drogheda in recent weeks. Fergus attributes his return to form on work carried out on his racing position, and a new bike from the Bicycle Design Centre before the season.
Dunsany GP Results
1 Ciaran Campbell Drogheda Wheelers
2 Ciaran Mc Kenna Emerald
3 Jonathan Gormley Emyvale
4 Richie Mc Donaugh Murphy Surv/Kilcullen
5 Brian Mc Ardle Orwell
6 Fergus Whelan Adamstown C T
7 Shane Foley Carlow
8 Donal Daly Richies Garda C C
1st U/P Junior Daire Feeley Donamon Dynamos
2nd U/P Junior Daragh Campbell Drogheda Wheelers
3rd U/P Junior Cian Farrell Dublin Wheelers
LUCAN PITCH & PUTT CLUB
Temporary change to course opening hours: The following opening hours will apply to all Members for the following two weeks:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 6.00pm - 8.30pm.
Normal Juvenile competitions will take place Wednesday 3.00pm - 5.30pm.
Weekend competitions times are as follows:
Saturday & Sunday 10.00am - 2.30pm.
These measures are being put in place to facilitate The National Matchplay.
We thank you in advance for your patience & understanding.
The Ladies and Gents club scratch Matchplay is cancelled until further notice in preparation for the National Matchplay. New date will be confirmed later.
The Summer Leagues are cancelled until further notice; new dates will be decided after the National Matchplay.
Apologies in advance for any inconvenience caused.
Well done to Skinner Malone, Terry McMorrow, Chris Gallagher and Mark Keane who all qualified for the National Matchplay at home in Lucan. No pressure Lads.
Well done to our juveniles who played there first league match on Saturday and also to Darragh Ryan who got a hole in one.
The Committee and members would like to pass on their deepest sympathy to the Murray Family on the death of Sean Murray husband to Lilly and Granddad to Adam Stanford. May he rest in peace.
Fixtures for weekend 18th -19th May
18th Weekend Competition 18 Nett
19th Weekend Competition 18 Nett
Results for 11th-12th May 2013
Gents Class 1 winner Chris Gallagher +8
Gents Class 2 winner Sean Gallagher +6
Gents Class 3 winner Cathal Casey +8
Ladies Overall winner Trish Anderson +1
The Commemorative Book Launch will take place on Saturday 18th May to coincide with the Presentation night for the winners in the Remembrance competition. Music is by Christy Mc Nally. Admission Free. Start time 9.30p.m.
We would also like to issue a special invitation to all the sponsors who so generously contributed to the book. Everyone is welcome to attend.
For further updates check notice board and this website www.lucanpitchandputt.com
ESKER CELTIC F.C.
The end of the season is nearing with most teams tied up in mid-week and weekend games …… Best of Luck to all our Teams for strong finish to the season.
Congratulations to everyone involved in Esker Celtic F.C. We won the Aviva FAI Club of the Month for March 2013. Roll on the finals which are held in July !!!!
The Esker Celtic A.G.M will be held on June 17th at 7 p.m in the Clubhouse at Hermitage Park. We would encourage everyone to come along and make sure your voice is heard. Remember this is YOUR club, YOUR Community Club so some along and have a say.
Remember to keep checking the club website www.eskerceltic.ie to keep up to date with all the news. Details of Academy, Trials etc will be posted soon.
Feel free to call into the Clubhouse any Sat/Sun Morning for a cuppa and goodie in “VALS Café”.
LUCAN HARRIERS A.C.
In the past week, Lucan Harriers members have ran in 7 different races, keeping the Lucan colors flying from Cork to the UK and back to Lucan, as well as hosting our own annual race, Lucan 5K Tom Byrne Memorial race.
Conor Dooney of Raheny Shamrocks was first man home in 15.28, he was quickly followed by Ed Murphy in 15.37 & Patrick Cassidy of Glasclough Harriers was third man in 15.42. First lady home was Sarah Mulligan of DSD in 17.24, and followed by Suzanne Quinn of Le Cheile AC in Leixlip in 19.37, and Florence Curley of Donore Harriers was third woman in 19.51.
Big thank you to all local business's who support Lucan Harriers, the local Gardai & members of the community who took park.
Bay Run Glengarrif to Bantry.
On the May Bank holiday weekend, Noelle Dunne ran her first race of the year in the Bay Run, this half marathon goes from Glengarrif to Bantry, and Noelle took over 3 mins off last years time, coming home in 2.18.42,and 3rd in her age catagory.
Bosworth Half Marathon.
Deirdre Counihan traveled to the UK to take part in the KABW Bosworth Half Marathon last weekend, and was home in 1.49.11.
Lucan 5K Tom Byrne Race.
Lucan Harriers field two teams in our home race on Sunday, first home for the men was Gareth Fereday in 16.46, in a super 11th position overall. Next with only 4 seconds between him & his team mate was Gerry Byrne who gave it his all as he came home in 18.04, Patrick Holden was literally on his heels as he came in 18.08, and James Nealon quickly followed in 18.35.
For the ladies, first home was Tracey O'Halloran in 21.32, all her hard work at Thursday night sessions certainly paying off, she was followed by very quickly by Lisa Convey in 21.50, Deirdre Daly makes her return to racing in 22.32 and Bernie Stapleton was only seconds behind her in 22. 38.
Meet & Train in Irishtown.
11 Ladies from Lucan Harriers travelled to Irishtown last Wednesday evening for the second in the Meet & Train Summer series. This 5k race was hosted by Crusaders Running club, and took in beach, road, and trail. First home for Lucan was Urusla Eaton, in a time of 21.17, Claire Harkins was next in 22.30 and she was quickly followed by Eileen O'Brien in 23.35, Una Cassoni was quick on Eileens heels in 23.40, and Sinead Murphy seconds behind Una in 23.47. Linda O'Rourke was home in 24.59 and she was the followed by Amber Nugent in 26.40. Edel Smyth was next in 26.57, followed by Maria Donoghue in 28.53. Josie Dignam was next in 29.34 and she was followed by Fiona Hegarty in 29.51.
BHAA ESB Beach Race.
On Tuesday evening the ESB Beach Race took place, and Lucan Harriers were represented by Bernie Stapleton, home in 22. 31 and 3rd in her category. Next was Eileen O'Brien in 24.31 and Jim Dwyer in 27.33.
Kildare Half Marathon.
New member, in her first running for Lucan Harriers was Ciara Naughton who completed the Kildare Half Marathon in 1.54.
Gerry Byrne Snr ran in the Parkrun in Marlay park, finishing in a time of 20.19.