30 Sept 2010 - Successful Schools Cross Country at Finn Valley

Athletes from south Donegal secondary schools Magh Eine Bundoran; Scoil Colmcille, Ballyshannon; Abbey Vocational Donegal Town; St Catherine's Killybegs and Carrick Vocational. were part of a most enjoyable and successful cross country meeting at the Finn Valley Centre, today. In all seven hundred and fifty youngsters from 34 schools competed in eight very competitive races. All south Donegal schools had top ten finishers and the Abbey placed three teams in medal positions.

Thanks to the Finn Valley club for outstanding planning and organisation and to the various schools/PE Sports teachers for encouraging and supporting so many young school athletes to experience the challenge of cross country running.


Second Year Girls

Abbey Vocational School & ColmCille Vocational School



Christopher Doherty, Carrick Vocational


Abbey Vocational School



Abbey Vocational School

First Year Girls



Katie Hoad (Abbey Vocational School)


Louise Mulvanney (St Clare's Manorhamilton)


Mark Boyle AVS


Mark McGuinness & Karl Griffin with one lap to go


Sean Kerrs AVS


Second Y ear Boys

Abbey Vocational School


Senior Boys at the start


Start 3rd Boys


Third Year Boys First Team


Third Year Girls