Buttevant RC Notes Week Ending 10/6/2018

Buttevant RC notes

Training:
Meeting Tuesday evenings at 7.15pm.
Please check our Facebook page & Twitter for details as to where training is starting from as we will be changing locations occasionally for the summer.
Hi Viz vests/bibs mandatory.
New Members always very welcome.
Please contact our Facebook page or 086 1006431 or mail us atbuttevantrc@gmail.com for further information.

Well Done:
Busy weekend last weekend with our runners out both Friday and Saturday.

Well done to Betty, Martina and Katherine who took part in 2 races in less than 24 hours in some very hot conditions. Great running by you all in both races.

Friday night saw 7 Buttevant RC members take part in the 5th race of the Ballyhoura Active Series in Kilfinane for their 4 mile road race. Great running by James, Katherine, Martina, Betty, Janet, Ciara and Laura. Thanks very much to Kilfinane AC for a great race and great hospitality.

The girls definitely looked like they wanted to win Friday night & first on the start line ready for the off.

On a hot and sunny Saturday morning, 9 club members headed to Doneraile Park for Doneraile AC’s first 5k club event. Well done to Katherine, Helen, Ed, Jack, Joanne, Martina, Betty, Rose and Hilary in very warm conditions.

Congratulations to our very own Helen Stafford, who came first in her age category. Well done Helen from all of us in Buttevant RC.

Lastly congratulations and well done to Doneraile AC on a well-organized event and a great race.

Upcoming Events:
Best of luck to everyone running this week & the weekend.
Mt. Hillary have their club launch race Wednesday night & we wish them the very best of luck.
Coolagowen 5k Thursday night.
The next race of the Ballyhoura Active Series Friday night in Bilboa for their 5k and 10k race.

April/May Review
A bit later than normal, please see our round up of what happened in April & May.
Outside of our own 4 mile race on 18th May we sure managed to pack in a lot in these few months.
We took part in:
Ballintotis 4 mile,
Dromahane 5k,
Buttevant Camoige Club 5k, Dooneen AC 5 mile
Cobh 10 mile,
Great Limerick Run Half & 10k, Galbally 4 mile,
Darkness Into Light,
The Lakes of Killarney Half,
Bweeng 5k & 10k,
Cheetah Run Fota,
Buttevant 4 mile,
John Buckley 5k Cork,
Kilmallock 5 mile
We even managed some training, litter picks, race prep meetings, race prep, organize our own race we sure did manage to get through a lot these past few months