Autumn Open Poster 2018 prizes copy

The following Athletes were nominated by IMAA for AAI Master Athlete of the Year, Sean Breathnach, G.C.H, Joe Gough, West Waterford A.C. & Kelly Neely, City of Lisburn A.C. It was a difficult call having to limit to 3 nominations, due to the considerable success achieved by Master Athletes over the past 12 months. Winners in all categories will be announced at AAI luncheon Awards Ceremony on Thurs 29th Nov. Please see for further information. You can also view this for further details plus online entry, in relation to forthcoming AAI Autumn Open International CC.


Once again, selection trial will be hosted in conjunction with AAI Autumn Open International CC on Sunday 21st Oct in Abbottstown. As always, all Women’s teams plus M55 plus, where it is teams of 4, then first 3 Athletes across the line will be automatically selected for each age category. M35 to M50 incl, comprise of 6 Athletes per team, first 4 across the line are selected. Provision is made to facilitate “wild card” requests. These must be submitted in writing to, International Sec. Mick Fennell, 13 Castle Cove, Malahide, Co. Dublin. By Wed 18th Oct. outlining why unable to run trial plus should provide recent race results. Verbal requests will not be entertained.


Athletes must also be registered with the IMAA & ensure that have provided up to date contact details. Please submit Membership fee of €15, to IMAA Treasurer, George Maybury, 28 Hazel Lawn, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15. It would be appreciated that fees are paid in advance of the trial, where at all possible.


Would also request any Athletes who may be eligible for a different category by 17th Nov to please highlight this on the 21st Oct. to ensure that they are considered for the appropriate team.


This year’s British & Irish Masters CC will take place in Swansea on Sat 17th  Teams will be picked shortly after the race & selected Athletes will be notified, via post plus furnished with additional details, including hotel accommodation, timetable of events, etc. Full Teams will be available on the website, once Athletes have been notified.


Hopefully have covered all relevant information required at this stage, but if any further clarification is needed, please contact me at the no. below or email;


Mick Fennell,

Int. Sec. IMAA

087 950 2009 (7pm – 10pm only)