Congratulations to Joe Gough who was named AAI Master Athlete of the Year at AAI Awards ceremony on Thursday last. Joe achieved remarkable success during 2018, when winning double gold at both European Masters Indoor Champs in Madrid over 800m & 1500m in Madrid plus World Masters Outdoor Champs in Madrid over the same distances. He also set a World Masters record over 800 Indoors in Abbotstown, recording 2.16.65, for 800m.
Dorothy McLennan was also presented with Tadgh Lynch award for her services to Masters Athletics.
Best wishes to Martin McDonald & family who will compete in Ireland’s fittest family under the tutelage of Davy Fitzgerald on R.T.E. this weekend. Martin recently competed on the M60 team at the British & Irish Masters CC Champs in Swansea, where he finished a very creditable 4th overall M60.
Certs now posted out to those who requested same in recognition of records set over the past year.
Entries already streaming in for World Masters Champs which will take place in Torun next March.
Please check www.wmaci2019.com
for additional information plus online entry.
Int Sec. IMAA
087 950 2009 (7pm to 10 pm only)