Covid-19 Page

With the entire country now at level 3 (from mid night on October 6th) there are considerable restrictions on the sport of athletics. At this time no competition is permitted. People should not leave their county unlss for work, education or some other necessary reason. Training may continue but in pods of 15 to include the coach. This applies to all outdoor training: track in Morton Stadium, Trinity playing fields, road run, training in Santry Park etc. For tracing purposes all groups must be booked in for all training sessions, with name of coach and names of athletes, and contact numbers for all.

The club’s premises, dressing rooms and other facilities remains closed at this time. Toilets are available in the stadium. No showers at this time, arrive ready to train, and limit as much as possible congratulating in groups.

Please note the following:

Training for Clonliffe members continues in Morton Stadium on Tuesdays/Thursdays 7pm – 9pm, Sundays 9.30-11.30am. Trinity playing fields on Tuesdays.

Bookings must be made by the group coach

It is strongly recommended that coaches wear face coverings and that athletes similarly wear face covering when meeting up and taking instructions.

There can be no physical contact whatsoever between the members of the training group.

Social distancing of 2M must be strictly observed, at meet up, warm up, between reps and for cool down.

Please observe coughing and sneezing etiquette.

Please refrain entirely from spitting.

Wash your hands before you leave home to go running, bring a hand sanitiser with you, do not press any pedestrian crossing buttons and if you are stretching do not use a railings or park bench or similar to support you while you stretch.

Do not share drinks, be absolutely careful that your drink bottle does not touch against another athletes drink bottle, do not handle another athletes drink bottle, it is vitally important that cross contamination is avoided.

If you have any symptoms of Covid-19 or flu like symptoms do not come to train, self isolate and contact your GP.

If you have had, or a member of your household has had a Covid 19 test, you must self isolate and not come training until there is a negative result of such test.

We are continuing at this stage with allocation on slots to groups as follows:

Tuesdays and Thursdays

7.00 – 8.00pm Outside Hammer cage for Throws.

7.00-8.00pm Javelin on infield.

7.00-7.30pm; Philip O’Doherty/Maurice Ahern/Eugene Coppinger (lanes 1-5)

7.00-8.00pm: Gerry Carr (lanes 5 -10)

7.30 – 8.00pm: Graham Mahon (lanes 7,8)

7.30-8.00pm: Joe Cooper/Peter McDermott/Pamela Cooper (lanes 1-4)

8.00-8.30pm: Mick Fogarty/Noel Guiden (lanes 1-4)

8.00-9.00pm: John Shields/ Ciaran Donohue (lanes 5-10)

8.30-9.00pm; Open for club members, not part of a training group, limited to 15 athletes.

Sundays (9.30 to 11.30):

9.30 – 11.30 Throws (Outside cage)

9.30 – 10.00 Javelin infield (Extreme caution at all times)

9.30 – 10.00 Open

10.00 – 11.00 Senior sprints groups (lanes 1 to 4)

10.00 – 11.00 Gerry Carr’s sprints group (lanes 5,6)

10.00 to 11.00 Gladys Coopers’ Juvenile group (lanes 7, 8)

11.00 – 11.30 Middles distance groups (lanes 1 – 3)

11.00 – 11.30 Graham Mahon group (lanes 4 -8)

11.00 – 11.30 Javelin infield- extreme caution

Training for Clonliffe members continues in Morton Stadium on Tuesdays/Thursdays 7pm – 9pm, Sundays 9.30-11.30am. Bookings must be made by the group coach

From Tuesday May 26th until further notice Clonliffe Morton Stadium sessions must be booked please e mail in this format:

Day – date – time of session.

Lead coach/Person making booking: name – phone no. – email

All athletes taking part (total group including coaches cannot exceed 15): Names – Phones nos. – emails (for all required)

Please club coaches/ members only e mail:

Contact us section:

Clonliffe Harriers Athletics Club, Morton Stadium, Swords Road, Santry, Dublin 9

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Contact Us:

To contact us in respect of any matter (Non Covid-19) please e mail:

Our Contact Details:

TitleNameContact NumberE-Mail Address
Club CaptainJoe Cooper087
Ladies CaptainLouise Caraher086
Juvenile CaptainGladys Cooper087
Club PresidentPaddy Marley087
Club SecretaryNoel Guiden087
Club TreasurerBrian McDonald086


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