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

BLACKROCK: Good runs in the BHAA Teachers CC from Gerry 2nd team Grade A) and Helen; also at DLR Kilbogget 5km from Dervla Batt and family. For training times in Carysfort Pk, see www.blackrockathleticclub.com. Info blackrockac@gmail.com or bacfit4life@gmail.com.

BUSINESS HOUSES ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION: Dates - 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.

DONORE HARRIERS: Karen B was 3rd lady at the Park west night run 10k and well done Elaine and Pauline. At the BHAA CC Castleknock, well done Frank, Terry M 1st M70, Des in the 4 mile, Rhona was 11th in the ladies 2 mile and well done Pauline. congrats to our Fit4youth group who competed in the Waterstown Parkrun. Table quiz Mullingar Hse 16 Oct 8.45pm. Entry open for Jingle Bells 5km Sun 6 Dec 11am. 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: 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: Well done Maria 1st Armagh '10' and Sarah 1st Donadea 10k. Well done Ella, winner Dee Ryan's Olympic tracksuit! Good luck to juveniles at Sun's C-C C'ships. Training times: contact Liz 01-2984973; elizgmcd@gmail.com or dsdac.com.

FINGALLIANS: Good luck to athletes in Sun's C-C. Talk by sports scientist Nora Mulcahy on barefoot running, Fri Oct 17 (7.0), Fingallians. 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 ASSOCIATION: Sun Oct 19, British and Irish C-C trial, Phoenix Park, 2.15pm. See website for details.Sat Nov 22, British and Irish C-C, Nottingham. 2015 dates: If you're over 35, why not join us? Contact Anne 087-9563134 or see www.irishmastersathletics.com.

IRISH MOUNTAIN RUNNING ASSOCIATION: Next race - Sat Nov 22, Powerscourt Ridge, 11am. Race entry €7, plus €10 annual reg. C: www.imra.ie.

LIFFEY VALLEY: Reminder - AGM deferred to Tue next Oct 21, 8pm. Belated congrats to John Cullen on his category win at Paris Versailles race. 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: Congrats Barry 1st Brain Tumour Ireland 10km, Corkagh Pk in 37.04. Training - Tue/Thu Esker (opp Superquinn), Newcastle Rd, 7pm. C: Josie 087-955833; lucanharriers7@gmail.com.

MEATH ATHLETICS: Inter C-C- winners Eva McNelis, Rory Kavanagh; teams Dunshaughlin women and Fr Murphy's men. Dates - 16 Nov : Meath Awards Night. 21 Dec Meath Senior C'ships/Juvenile Relays, venue tbc, 11am.

MEET & TRAIN: First round 2-mile Winter League Sun Nov 16, Dunboyne. Other dates: Sun Jan 4, Bushy Park; Sun Feb 8, Santry; Sun Feb 22, Ballyboden. All races 11am; entry €20 for league or €7 per race. Newcomers, individuals and groups, welcome. C: Sue Lynch 086-2327570/womensmeetandtrain.blogspot.com.

ORIENTEERING: Next Leinster league rd - Castlecomer Park, Sun Oct 26. Full fixture list www.orienteering.ie.

RAHENY SHAMROCK: Well done Mark K on his debut marathon time of 2:23:17 in Melbourne; also to Liz and Brid on Chicago Marathon runs and all at the Teachers' C-C and in Parkruns. Congrats to Mick C, on his nomination for Endurance Athlete of the Year. Fit for Life 2-mile league starts tonight; reg clubhouse 7.15. 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 & TRAIN: Want to run Meet and Train winter league? Talk to Dolores or Barbara. 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.

TRIM: Training - Sen: Tue/Thu, Castle St, 7.30pm; Wed Claremont Stadium Navan 6pm. Juvenile: Mon Boyne CS, 6pm; Wed Claremont, 6pm. C: 086-3445903/086-8904439.