It’s the social highlight of the year for Mayo athletics when athletes from clubs around the county are honoured for their achievements during the year.
Mayo AC is this year hosting the 2013 C and C Cellular/Vodafone Mayo Athletic Awards at a gala function in Breaffy House Hotel, Castlebar on Sunday, 26th January.
Certificates or awards will be presented to all athletes who won national and International medals in 2013. Over 100 awards will be presented.
Mayo is privileged to have so many fantastic athletes representing their clubs and county with distinction in all aspects of athletics.
The categories will be: High Achievement Award, Outstanding Achievement Award, and Special Achievement Awards.
Athletes who will receive awards and or certificates
- Aughagower: Alannah Gannon, Caoimhe Gannon, and Caoimhe King.
- Ballina: Hugh Armstrong, Simon Gillespie, Bridget Mills, Barry Gaughan, Roger Barrett, Padraig Maye, Ernie Caffrey and Tom Horkan.
- Castlebar: Thomas Devaney.
- Claremorris: Aisling Joyce, Alisha Conway, Ava Flynn, Aisling Commons, Ciara McHugh Murphy, Connie Jennings, Eric Connolly, Grace McGuire, James Jennings, Niamh O’Neill, Sarah Quinn, Sean Gill, Sean Joyce, Claremorris U9 Boys 4 x 100m Relay team and U18 Girls 4 x 400m Relay Team. Mayo Intercounties U13 girls relay team.
- Lake District: Simon Boyle and Oisin Joyce.
- Swinford: Adam Philips, Aishling Forkan, Aoife McCann, Aoife Mulroy, Cliona Mulroy, Michaela Walsh, Rosie Hynes, Tadgh McGinty, William Hynes, Maeve Gallagher, Danny McCann, Cian McHale, Shane Moran, Niamh McCann, Liam McCann and Conor Gallagher.
- Westport: Aaron Doherty, Adam Nugent, Adam Sheridan, Ashling Heneghan, Cathy McKenna, Cian McManamon, Cillian Heaney, Con Doherty, Daniel Lavelle, Emily Chambers, Fionn O’Riain, Katie Hyland, Leila O’Malley, Maggie Chambers, Olivia Costello, Ryan Mulchrone, Saoirse O’Brien, Malcolm McEvilly, Shane O’Malley, Rossa McAllister, Patrick Chambers, Aoife O’Brien, Luke Dawson and Westport U12, 13 and 14 Cross Country Teams.
- Mayo A/C: Angela O’Connor, Ann Lennon, Ann Murray, Colette Tuohy, Seamus Gaughan, John Byrne, Margaret Glavey, Mary Gleeson, Mary Murphy, Pauline Moran, Ronnie Naylor, Tom Waldron, Anto Devaney, Michael McNeela, Chris Gallagher, Breege Blehein, Mary Walsh, Bernie McHugh, Paula Prendergast, Paddy O’Toole and Brendan Gill.
Athletes, family members, and friends can contact club members for tickets or commemorative booklets.