Ireland’s best young athletes will take to the track this weekend as they build up for an important summer of competition with one that matters in terms of where they are coming from.
The Irish Life Health All Ireland Schools’ Track and Field Championships in Tullamore on Saturday.
The Championships will be streamed live on Facebook throughout the day with highlights likely to be the appearance of European medallists Sarah Healy from Holy Child Killiney, Rhasidat Adeleke from Presentation Terenure and Patience Jumbo-Gula from St Vincent’s Dundalk
Healy will be doing her Leaving Cert next week and then building up again in preparation fro the European U20 Championships later in the summer.
The Facebook live stream gets under way at 0930 with Adeleke’s competition getting underway at 1305.