It was a memorable afternoon for Clonliffe`s Keith Marks in AIT Athlone today at the National U/23 Indoor Championships. Keith retained the National U/23 Long Jump title with a best of 7.16m, this was over 20 cms better than his winning jump in last year`s championships. In a fine sequence of long jumping Keith put in three 7 meter plus jumps. His winning jump was also a new club indoor record, Keith bettering his 2017 record by some 4 cm.
The National Junior Indoor Championships was also at AIT Athlone today where Craig Giles was 5th (4.16.51) in a tactical 1500.
Also today Aaron Hanlon competing for Providence College was 8th in the 5000 at the BU Terrier Invitational in Boston recording a time of 14.32.59.