National Indoor League 2022


National Indoor League Round 1

The 2022 Indoor Season will kick of in the National Indoor Arena on Janaury 9th with Round 1 of the League. Guest entrants are welcomed.  

Covid-19 Information: 

There will be NO Spectators allowed at the League Round 1 Event. 

Proof of either: Vaccination, Negative PCR Test within 72 Hours or Recovery from Covid-19 within the past 180 days MUST be provoided at Check In. No Entry will be permitted without this information

No Food/Tea/Coffee outlets will be available. 

There will be no re-admittance to the venue once you have left. 


Facemasks MUST be worn at all times. 

Athletes are permitted to remove masks during competition, warm ups and cools downs. Masks must be work by the athletes as they make their way to and from these designated areas. 

Managers & Parents: 

2 Managers per team are permitted to attend, U18 teams are permitted to have 2 adults designated per team. 

U18 Individual competitors are permitted to bring 1 adult. 

Registration & Regualtion: 

In order to register please CLICK HERE. All entrants must register before JANUARY 8TH in order to be eligible compete. 

Guest entries can also register through this above link, but will need to register an account with the site in order to complete the race registration.

Please CLICK HERE for Race Rules and Information. 

League Track Timetable: 

Time Event Athlete
11:20 60m Women
11:50 60m Men
12:35 800m Women
12:50 800m Men
14:10 200m Women
14:50 200m Men
15:40 4x400m Women
15:50 4x400m Men

League Field Time Table: 

Time Event Athlete
13:15 Long Jump Men


Guest Track Timetable: 

Time Event Athlete
11:00 60m Hurdles Women
11:10 60m Hurdles Men
11:30 60m Series 1 Women
12:00 60m Series 1 Men
12:40 800m Women
13:00 800m Men
13:10 60m Series 2 Women
13:20 60m Series Men
13:40 1500m Women
13:50 1500m Men
14:20 200m Women
15:00 200m Men
16:10 400m Women
16:30 400m Men

Guest Field Timetable: 

Time Event Athlete
11:00 Pole Vault Women
13:00 Pole Vault Men
11:00 Shot Put Women
12:00 Shot Put Men
12:00 Long Jump Women
14:15 Long Jump Men



Please CLICK HERE for live results from the event. 


What a start to the 2022 Indoor Season! From New Irish Records to Personal Bests it was an exciting day of competition and sets the tone of what's to come ahead this season. Sunday also seen the largest turnout of guest entries to the National League as well as the second largest turnout of Teams. 

After the exciting day of competition Leevale AC came out on top for both League events.

New Irish records came from both the Track and Field. Israel Olatunde from UCD AC provided a new Irish U23 60m Record of 6.67, just 6 hundreds off the Irish Senior Record. Paul Hession set the Irish U23 60m Record back in 2007. This performance from Israel also seen him become 5th in the World Rankings for the 60m Indoor event. 

In the Field events, Conor Callinan from Leevale AC set a new National Junior Record in the Pole Vault at 4.70. 

Galway City Harriers set a new National 4x400m Relay Club Record of 3:58.38, on the Team was Nicole Walsh, Laura Nally, Eimear Rowe and Ella O'Connor. 

Leevale AC Men set a new National 4 x 400m Relay Club Record of 3:23.99, on the Team was Scott Gibson, Colin Doyle, Sean Carmody and Ciaran Dee,

It was a day of Personal Bests on the track, Marcus Lawlor from Clonliffe AC set his new Personal Best over 400m at 48.48. Training partner Phil Healy from Bandon AC was just 2 hundreds of a new Personal Best but her performance was enough for her to jump to Number 1 in the World Rankings 400m Indoor. 

Sarah McCarthy also set a Personal Best in the Guest 60m event with a time of 7.57. 

Matthew Callinan Keenan attempted 5.03 which would have seen him provide the Best Performance by an Irish Resident, a sign of exciting things to come from Matthew this year

Round 1 has been an exciting start to the 2022 season, with more action set to come on the 23rd of January in TUS Athlone. 

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