LONGFORD PRIMARY SCHOOLS RELAY RACES 2016

Hosted by Longford Athletic Club

The 4th Annual Co. Longford Primary Schools Relay Races were held at Clonguish GAA grounds, Newtownforbes on Friday 29 April 2016. 12 schools participated, giving 400 children the opportunity to take part and enjoy a fun evening of running. Thanks to all the principals, teachers and parents for preparing the teams and supporting this annual event hosted by Longford AC. Please see the Club webpage longfordac.com for photographs of the winning teams from all the races. Information about the Club, membership, training and results of competitions can all be viewed.

Results for each race:

Class1st2nd3rd
2nd Class GirlsEdgeworthstownNewtownforbesColehill
2nd Class BoysEdgeworthstownNewtownforbesKilloe
3rd Class GirlsColehillArdaghNewtownforbes
3rd Class BoysKilloeNewtownforbesArdagh
4th Class GirlsBallymahonEdgeworthstownJoint: Colehill/Tashinny
4th Class BoysNewtownforbesKilloeColehill
5th Class GirlsEdgeworthstownArdaghNewtownforbes
5th Class BoysEdgeworthstownKilloeBallymahon
6th Class GirlsArdaghColehillKilloe
6th Class BoysArdaghLanesborough**Ardagh

 

**Only 1 team from a school can score points in each race so the points for 3rd place in the 6th class boys race went to the 4th place finishers Newtownforbes. Ardagh won the set of 3rd place medals but not any points as they had 2 teams in this race and their other team came in 1st place.

 

Subs Races:

2nd Class Girls  1st-Kenagh                          2nd-Newtownforbes        3rd-Edgeworthstown

2nd Class Boys  1st-Colehill                           2nd-Newtownforbes        3rd-Newtownforbes

3rd Class Girls   1st-Cloontagh                     2nd-Newtownforbes         3rd-Newtownforbes

3rd Class Boys   1st-Fermoyle                       2nd-Fermoyle                      3rd-Killoe

4th Class Girls   1st-Edgeworthstown       2nd-Killoe                             3rd-Newtownforbes

4th Class Boys   1st-Fermoyle                       2nd-Edgeworthstown      3rd-Edgeworthstown

5th Class Girls   1st-Newtownforbes         2nd-Newtownforbes        3rd-Edgeworthstown

5th Class Boys   1st-Edgeworthstown       2nd-Killoe                              3rd-Cloontagh

6th Class Girls   1st-Newtownforbes         2nd-Edgeworthstown      3rd

6th Class Boys   1st-Lanesborough             2nd-Edgeworthstown     3rd-Lanesborough

 

 

Score Board 2016

School2nd

G

2nd B3rd G3rd B4th G4th B5th G5th B6th G6th BTotal
Edgeworthstown5535523
Ardagh3135517
Newtownforbes331351117
Killoe1533113
Colehill1511311
Ballymahon516
Lanesborough33
Tashinny11
Ballianlee
Fermoyle
Cloontagh
Kenagh

 

The set of Ray Flynn Perpetual Trophies were presented to:

1st place Edgeworthstown

2nd place Ardagh (had two 1st place wins)

3rd Newtownforbes (had one 1st place win)