On Saturday morning next at 6.30 a.m. a travelling party of some 50 young Clonliffe juveniles and coaches will leave the Morton Stadium heading initially be Ferry to Holyhead in Wales and then travelling on to their base just outside of Manchester. On Sunday the group will travel to the Wavertree Athletics Stadium the base of Liverpool Harriers A.C.
This is the second time that the Clonliffe Juveniles have travelled to Liverpool Harriers where on the Sunday morning the U/10s to U/16s will compete in the Ernie Gallagher meeting and in the afternoon the U/17s will compete in the Tom O’Mahony Memorial Open Track Meet.
Over the course of the competition the athletes will compete in sprints, middle distance and field events and that evening will return to their base in Manchester before heading back home to Ireland on Monday arriving back in Santry at 6.00pm.
All in Clonliffe wish the juvenile athletes an enjoyable trip and all the best in Sunday’s competition.