2023 National Indoor Championships
Following the Junior Cru success in the Dublin Indoors, a number of our Athletes qualified and competed in the National Indoor Championships in Athlone which ran on Saturday 25th March, Saturday 1st April and Sunday 2nd April.
Sean Owens (U18) ran an outstanding 60m hurdles race to take Gold and the 2023 National Indoor Champion title in a time of 8.36.
Our U18 4x200m relay team of Liam Beaumont, Sean Owens, Oscar Sherry and Luke Timlin came second with superb effort and runs from all. They now have National Silver medals to add to their Dublin Indoor Golds. A great reward for all their efforts this indoor season.
Conor Quinn won Bronze in the U17 shotput to add to his Dublin Indoors Gold
Luke Timlin (U18) ran a superb 200m final finishing in second place with a time of 22.35 well clear of the third place athlete, however Luke was disqualified from the race for a lane infringement.
There were also some very strong performances, qualifications to finals and PBs from the Crusaders athletes.
Schools International Athletics Board (SIAB) Cross Country Championships
Following his 5th place and a medal in the National Schools Cross Country Championships in Waterford on 11th March, Lucas Ryan wore the Irish singlet having received international team selection to represent Ireland in the junior boys team at the Schools International Athletics Board (SIAB) Cross Country Championships in Liverpool on Saturday 25th March with the team taking the Bronze medal.
Leinster Indoors JSM Championships 2023
In the Leinster Indoors JSM Championships 2023 on 11th March Luke Timlin won Gold in the 200 m and Silver in the 60 m sprint in the Junior Men (u20) category.
The outdoor season is fast approaching with first League for under 16 Athletes on Sunday 23rd April in Tallaght and for athletes 16 years and older the first Graded meeting is on Saturday 29th April in UCD.
Crusaders are also hoping to host a round of the Juvenile Leagues and the u9/10/11 pairs championships during May in Irishtown – TBC