|Barbara Sanchez is 2010 Athlete of the Year|
|Sunday, 19 December 2010|
STANDING OVATION FOR EURO HERO DAVID ROONEY
THE club's annual awards' night proved a big success with a record attendance.
It was a historic night too with club member David Rooney on hand to display his European U-23 team championship gold medal. He is the first club athlete to win a medal at a major international championship event. David, who only took up running when he was 18, received a standing ovation.
Master of Ceremonies Pat Hooper conducted with presentation ceremony ably assisted by Stephen Brady while the presentation party consisted of club President Nick Corish; Vice President Paddy Noonan, chair Anne Buckley and Ray McCormack, the club's oldest marathoner.
The recepients of the main awards were:
Athlete of the Year: Barbara Sanchez
Female Cross Country/Road Athlete of the Year: Lorraine Manning
Female Track Athlete of the Year: Susan Scallon
Male Cross Country/Road Athlete of the Year: David Rooney
Male Track Athlete of the Year: Richard Corcoran
Merit Award: Paul Brady
Keith Monaghan Trophy: Mick Clohisey
(Presented to the most consistent male scorer on senior team in 20 designated races)
Mary Lynch Trophy: Aoife Talty
(Presented to the most consistent female scorer on senior team in 20 designated races)
(Presented to the first male and female athlete from the club to finish the Dublin Marathon)
Female: Barbara Sanchez
Male: Frank Mangan.
|Last Updated ( Sunday, 19 December 2010 )|