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Updates by Monday evening to lindie.naughton@gmail.com; text 086-1023306.

BLACKROCK: At Punchestown 10km, good run Matt 48:06; Marlay Parkrun - Gerry, Maire Therese, Emily, Lynda, Jackie pb, Joe pb, Stephanie 28:51 pb, Claire 28:55, Leonie 30:25 pb, Ciara 30:46.For training times in Carysfort Park, see www.blackrockathleticclub.com. Info blackrockac@gmail.com or bacfit4life@gmail.com.

BUSINESS HOUSES ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION: Dates- Sat Oct 11, Teachers' C-C, Castleknock College, Dublin,11am. Sat Nov 8, B of I C-C, Alsaa, 11.30am, Sat Nov 22, Irish Life C-C, Santry, 11am. Sun Dec 14, Vodafone C-C, Malray, 11am. Entry €10, plus €15 annual reg fee. Or €15 guests. Newcomers always welcome. C: 01-6232250; www.bhaa.ie.

CLONLIFFE HARRIERS: Clonliffe 50th 10-Mile C'ships, Sat Oct 4, Malahide Castle (12.0). Brother Schools C-C Wed Oct 8, Santry,12.30. www.clonliffeharriefrom

DONORE HARRIERS: At Rathfarnham 5km, John T was 4th; good runs Oisin, Henry, Sam, Gerry, Bernard, Niall, Barbara M, Grace, Sinead G, Karen, Frank, Caren, Ger, Eilish, Tony and Michael; women 3rd team. Great runs and many PBS at the Berlin marathon - well done, Fergal, Philip, Fred, Anne, George, Alma, Derek, Breda, Stephen, tony, Charlie, Michelle R, Michelle D. Emmet was 2nd and Bob 7th at Liz McDonnell 5k; well done also Tom F, Terry, Mary M and Pauline.Good runs Sean, Garvan and Liam at the Moone kilo marathon and from our juveniles at Tymon C-C Lge. Subs now due. Opening run Saturday Oct 4; meet clubhouse. Training: Donore Sports Centre, Chapelizod Road, Tue/Thu 6.45, Sat/Sun 10.0; FFL/Meet and Train Wed 6.45. New members welcome. Contact 01-6266209; www.donoreharriers.com.

DUBLIN ATHLETICS BOARD: Senior C-C season begins with Sun's Dublin Novice, Phoenix Park (11.0). Other dates: Sen/Jun/U19, Santry, Sun Nov 2 (1.15); inter Tymon Park, Sun Nov 30 (2pm); masters, St Anne's Pk, Sun Jan 11 (1.0). Full list/results at website. www.dublinathletics.com.

DUNDRUM SOUTH DUBLIN: At Rathfarnham 5km, Sheelagh was 1st W55 and the team of Fiona 6th, Meghan 11th, Sheelagh and Susan were 5th. The men's team of Mark, Jame,Garret and Simon was 7th. Well done all 74 juveniles at Tymon C-C League. Good luck to teams at Dublin Novice C-C. Training times: contact Liz 01-2984973; elizgmcd@gmail.com or www.dsdac.com.

FINGALLIANS AC: Well done to our juveniles at Tymon C-C Leg. All athletes now back training for coming season. Newcomers welcome. Annual fees juveniles €20, seniors €25.Training - Mon/Wed,6pm Fingallians car park; Sun 9.30am, distance (adults); Sun 11am, hills; indoor/outdoor training, Santry, Tue/Thu 6pm; Sat 10am.Info Joe Evans 087-209362.

IRISH MASTERS ATHLETICS ASSOC: Sun Oct 19, British and Irish C-C International C-C trial, Phoenix Park, 2.15pm. Sat Nov 22, British and Irish C-C, Nottingham. If you're over 35, why not join us? Contact Anne 087-9563134 or see www.irishmastersathletics.com.

IRISH MOUNTAIN RUNNING ASSOC: Dublin Peaks (30km) Sat Oct 4. Race entry €7, plus €10 annual reg. C: www.imra.ie.

LIFFEY VALLEY: Well done to all at Star of the Sea C-C; Leona won women's race from Aileen; team also 1st; excellent runs Siobhan K, Lena, Linda, Laura, Siobhan R and Una.Men's team led by Chris were 2nd;good runs Peter, Mike, Gavin, Brendan, Tony, Paul B, Eddie,Conor and Pat; Paul, Eddie and Pat also won category prizes. Athletes selected for Sun's Dublin Novice C-C meet as arranged. Note: AGM Tues Oct 16 (8.0). Training - Thu, Alsaa, 7pm; Tue/7.0; Sat/Sun 10.0 from clubhouse in Islandbridge beside Memorial Park entrance. Athletes of all grades both men and women welcome; qualified coaches. Info 01-6241609; www.liffeyvalleyac.

LUCAN HARRIERS: Well done to John Canny, winner of Sat's Griffeen Parkrun, in a PB 16.58. Congrats to our nine members at Berlin Marathon, led home by Patrick and Ciara with some great PBs for all.Training - Tue/Thu Esker (opp Superquinn), Newcastle Rd, 7pm. C: Josie 087-955833; lucanharriers7@gmail.com.

MEATH ATHLETICS: Cross-Country dates - Sun next 5 Oct Meath novice,masters and even ages Stamullen, 12 noon. Sun 12 Oct Meath Inter/Jun/Juv uneven ages, Athboy,12 noon. 16 Nov : Meath Awards Night. 21 Dec Meath Senior C'ships/Juvenile Relays, venue tbc, 11am.

ORIENTEERING: Come and Try It Marlay Park next Sun 11am-1pm. All welcome. Full fixture list www.orienteering.ie.

RAHENY SHAMROCKS: Training - Adults: marathon/road/beginners- Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, 6.30; Sat 10 (for hill training), Sun 8am (long run) clubhouse; Wed 6.0 St Paul's, Sybil Hill C-C/Track - Sat 10.30, St Anne's Pk (Manor Hse entrance). Juveniles:  Wed 6.0 Manor House; Sun 10.45 Anne's Pk (beside playground). Gen info 01-8481404/01-8345809; www.rahenyshamrock.ie.

SWORDS MEET AND TRAIN: Newcomers always welcome; annual membership only €25.Training - Mon/Wed Fingallians Club 6pm; Sun, Balheary fields (opp scouts' den) 9.30am. Contact Dolores or Barbara 087 2093621.