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BLACKROCK: Good runs from Helen in the BHAA/SDCC C-C at Tymon and from Michelle L at the Tullamore Harriers' New Year's Eve 4.7km. For training times in Carysfort Park, see www.blackrockathleticclub.com. Info blackrockac@gmail.com (juv); blackrockathleticclub@gmail.com (sen).

BUSINESS HOUSES ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION: Next BHAA race is the Eircom C-C in Firhouse on Sat Jan 18; newcomers welcome. Entry for BHAA races is €10, plus one-off €15 annual reg fee. Or €15 per race guests. Newcomers always welcome. C: 01-6232250; www.bhaa.ie.

CIVIL SERVICE HARRIERS: Training Tue/Thu 7pm; Sat 10am, Sun 9.30am (note change) from clubhouse in Phoenix Park. High vis clothing mandatory Tue/Thu. See www.phoenixparkrunners.ie.

CLONLIFFE HARRIERS: A very successful trip to Antrim for the club, with Aaron's M20 win the highlight; good runs also Cathal 39th, Eoin 46th and Brian 47th, Niall 66th and Ross 70th with the team 2nd. Well done also to winning M17 team of Adam, Joseph, David, backed up by Alex and Greg; the W20 team of Laura B, Laura T, and Sally and the M15 team of Kevin, Alex, Sean, Daniel and Keith. In the senior men's race, Stephen was 14th, Sergiu 23rd and Jayme 28th. Elsewhere, good runs from Tom, Anthony and Niall at BHAA/SDCC C-C in Tymon and from Danny in 60m at Indoor league in Athlone, while in the UK, Eoin P ran a new indoor 800m PB. Training: Tue/Thu 7.0; Sun 11.0. Contacts: Gladys or Joe Cooper 01-4304533 (juveniles); Peter McDermott 01-8374370 (seniors); Pamela Cooper (women's capt) 086-1503015. www.clonliffeharriersac.com.

DONORE HARRIERS: Training: Donore Sports Centre, Chapelizod Road, Tues/Thurs 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 – Jan 12 Dublin Masters' C-C, St Anne's Park. Full fixture list/results at website. www.dublinathletics.com.

DUNBOYNE AC: Beginners' Couch to 5km programme kicks off in New Year; details website. Training – Rooske Rd (beside GAA club) Sen/Vets Tue/Thu 7.0, FFL/Meet and Train 8.0; juveniles Mon/Wed (from Sept) 7.0. C: Tommy 087-2534833. www.dunboyneac.com.

DUNDRUM SOUTH DUBLIN: Well done to all at Antrim International C-C; junior men's team 1st, junior women 2nd. On 2nd placed Celtic W20 team, Ella was 4th and Sarah 8th. Congrats also to Siofra on her 800m win in AIT. Well done to all our juveniles at the club indoor pentathlon in Athlone; thanks also to parents and helpers on a great day. The very best of luck to all in Saturday's Nat Combined Events in Athlone. Finally, congrats Shane on his Irish M55 60m rec and Sheelagh 1st W55 at SDCC/BHAA C-C in Tymon and at New Year's Day 5km. Training times: contact Liz McDonagh 01-2984973; elizgmcd@gmail.com or www.dsdac.com.

FINGALLIANS AC: Well done to Anne-Marie Torsney, Dublin recipient Leinster Star Awrads. Membership now open – juveniles €20, seniors €25. Training – Mon/Wed, 6pm Balheary playing fields; Sun 9.30am, distance (adults); Sun 11am, hills for sprinters/cross-country; indoor/outdoor training, Santry, Tue 7pm/Thu 6pm; Sat 10am Info Joe Evans 087-209362.

IRISH MASTERS ATHLETICS ASSOC: 2014 dates: 12 Jan Dublin Masters' C-C. 25 Jan Masters Indoors, Athlone. 25 -30 March World Masters' Indoors, Budapest, Hungary. 15-24 Aug European Masters' T-F, Izmir, Turkey. If you're over 35, why not join us? Contact Anne 087-9563134 or see www.irishmastersathletics.com.

IRISH MOUNTAIN RUNNING ASSOC: Winter League starts at Howth on Sun Jan 19 (11am). Other dates – Ticknock, Feb 2, Trooperstown, Feb 16, Annacurra Mar 1 (12.0), Maulin Mar 8. Race entry €7, plus one-off €10 annual reg fee. C: www.imra.ie.

LIFFEY VALLEY: Thank you to all athletes who took part in the Tom Brennan 5K and to all members who helped on the day. A great turnout for both the Cake Race with Mahommed 1st and Multi Terrain race won by Andy. Athletes selected for Sunday's Dublin Masters C-C at St Anne's meet as arranged.Training – Tue/Thu 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.com.

LUCAN HARRIERS: Training – Tue/Thu Esker (opp Superquinn), Newcastle Rd, 7pm. C: Josie 087-955833; lucanharriers7@gmail.com.

MEET & TRAIN: Winter 2-Mile C-C continues Jan 19 Lucan AC, Griffeen Park; Feb 2, Sportsworld, Bushy Park. Also: Dublin Masters, Raheny, Jan 12. Teams of 6 (4 to count).Entry €20 or €7 per race.Newcomers, groups and individuals, welcome. C: Sue Lynch 086-2327570/www.womensmeetandtrain.blogspot.com.

ORIENTEERING: Practice on permanent courses at Ticknock, Hellfire, Carrickgolligan, Donadea, Griffeen Park, Corkagh Park; see www.coillteoutdoors.ie. Full fixture list www.orienteering.ie.

RAHENY SHAMROCKS: Congrats to Maria 1st U-23 race at Antrim C-C race and well done to our T-F teams on performances in indoor league. Winter League back tonight (Wed) 8pm (3m). All welcome. Don't forget 30th AXA Raheny 5 Sun Jan 26 (3.0). Reg www.rahenyshamrock.ie ; also three kids' races from 2pm. Entry €5 on day; medals all finishers.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.

RATHFARNHAM WSAF: Diary Date – Rathfarnham 5k 2014, Sun Sept 28.Training – Sen/Masters: Mon/Wed, 17.30 and Sun 8.0/9.0 easy runs meet clubhouse; Tue Nutgrove Pk (Leicster Celtic FC), 18.30; Thu PE in clubhouse 18.30; Sat Bushy Pk, 9.0/10.30. Juvenile training (8-16) – Mon/Wed, clubhouse, 18.30. New members of all standards welcome. Contact Adam at 087 2523092; www.athleticsrathfarnham.ie or Facebook.


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