ROWING: PROVINCIAL INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS
Congratulations to the boys who competed In the Provincial Indoor Championships last Saturday, 22nd November 2014. Thank you to all the parents for getting them to the school for 5.30am!
It was a great day and an excellent experience for the boys. Josh Loughrey (2nd Year) took home Bronze in the J13 3minute race and Gold in the J13 500m.
Andrew Ennis (4th Year) dominated the J15 events earning Gold in both the 5-Minute And 500 M Races. The Leman Team of Andrew Ennis, Charlie Lawless, Conor Byrne and Peter Walsh (3rd Year) won the 4th Year Team event.
Impressive scores were gained from the other Blackrock Competitors, notably Sean Hannon, Thomas McCormack and Conal Regan (all 2nd Year) coming 4th, 6th and 12th out of 29 competitors in the J13 3min.
The Junior 15 event was dominated by Blackrock College with Charlie Lawless coming 3rd, Peter Walsh 5th, Conor Byrne 7th and Patrick Riordan (4th Year) 13th out of 43 competitors.
Rob Somers, Jack Stacey and Rob Brown (all 4th Year) coming 19th, 21st and 27th out of 46 in the Junior 16 2 K. Jack Brennan finished 15th out of 41 competitors in the J18 2 KM.
Well done to all our Rowers. I thank Laura Gannon for her organisation and preparation of the boys.