Round 1 Indoor League update

The National Indoor League starts with Round 1 in Abbotstown this Sunday, the 9th. Round 2 is on January 23rd in Athlone with the final for qualifying teams back in Abbotstown on February 12th.

Updated instructions from Athletics Ireland:

– Covid this event will be held behind closed doors, which means no spectators including coaches. This is a venue restriction.

There is an exception however, each Team is allowed 2 Team Managers along with up to 2 Officials who must help out at the event. Team Managers Are responsible for U18 Athletes.

– Presently the restrictions in place with the NIA around COVID are that everyone attending must show proof of vaccination, recovery from COVID in the previous 180 days or a negative PCR test taken within 72 hours of the end of competition. This must be shown at check in.

– Each team will have 2 wristbands for their managers to gain entry.

Event Timetable:

Update on Clonliffe teams:

Men: 60 – Leo Morgan, 200 – Pascal Touche, 800 – Darren O’Dwyer, pole vault – Rolus Olusa, long jump – Eamon Fahey, shot – Eoin Sheridan, 4 x 400: (from) Pascal Touch, Rolus Olusa, James McDonnell, Mark McDonald, Darren O’Dwyer

Women: 60 – Leah Bergin, 200 – Lauren Carr, 800 – Sarah Bateson, pole vault –Snezana Bechtina, long jump – Natalia Gill/Julie Larkin, shot – Lauren Carr, 4 x 400: (from) Leah Bergin, Lauren Carr, Snezana Bechtina, Hannah Browne, Sarah Bateson.

Athletes please arrive in good time for your event, please be aware that the timetable can move forward. on arrival please report to team managers: Noel Guiden, Ray Fitzsimons, Stephen Bateson.