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Munster Development and Performance Squads 2016/17

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Detail for the 2016/17 Munster Development and Performance Squads are as follows:

                                                                                                 Development Squad    Performance squad

October 8th 2016         Cork Institute of Technology              11am – 1pm                1pm-3pm

December 3rd             2016    Nenagh Olympic Stadium      11am – 1pm                1pm-3pm

December 27th 2016    Nenagh Olympic Stadium                 11am – 1pm                1pm-3pm

April 8th 2017             Waterford RSC                                         11am – 1pm                1pm-3pm

 

The Development Squad takes place from 11am – 1pm on each day and is open to all athletes aged 12 years +. The squad will cost €5 per athlete each day. Please check in at the venue from 10.30am. Events covered on the Development Squad are as follows:

Day 1              11am-1pm                          Sprints, Middle Distance, Shot, Long Jump

Day 2              11am-1pm                          Hurdles, Middle Distance, Javelin and High Jump

Day 3              11am-1pm                          Sprints, Middle Distance, Shot, Long Jump

Day 4             11am-1pm                          Hurdles, Middle Distance, Javelin and High Jump

The Performance Squad is for selected athletes only from the U16 to U19 age groups. Athletes are selected from the Munster Indoors, Outdoors and schools track and field. The top 3 athletes in the Sprints, Hurdles, Long Jump, High Jump and Triple jump, and the top 4 athletes in the Walks, Pole Vault, Shot, Discus, Javelin and Hammer..

The Performance Squad will run on the same dates as above but will cover all events. The Performance squad will run from 1pm-3pm.

A list of those athletes selected for the Performance squad is available HERE. The athletes selected will have their names sent to their Club Secretary.

Those selected are asked to register and pay for the Performance squad online where the athlete will also select the event they wish to take part in. The cost of the Performance Squad is €25 and athletes must pay online.

Selected athletes are asked to register HERE by October 5th 2016.

Event coaches on the Performance Squad will submit a plan to AAI in advance of the Squad. This will be available for club coaches to view if they wish. To get a copy of event plan please contact Colin Byrne – colinbyrne@athleticsireland.ie or Aisling Hoey - aislinghoey43@gmail.com

 Please note that the 2016 dates for the Development and Performance squads may be subject to change depending on Munster Indoor competition dates.

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