first_imgFinn Valley AC athlete Arlene Crossan in the Autumn of 2013 won the Irish schools combined events indoor title going on to lead the Irish Schools team in Glasgow.She continued to work hard with her coach Shauna Carlin and training group culminating in an impressive return in the Irish U-16 championship at Athlone IT on Saturday.Opening with a 5.34m long jump, followed with a winning hurdle personal best in a fluid 9.45  and up next was the high jump over at 1.59m close at 1.62m,a personal best and much improved 3kg shot tp 8.55m and a winning 800m showing at 2.23 a total of 3414 points which translates as a noteworthy performance. The Loreto Convent student will now face into 2014 with renewed confidence as she continues to work at improving technically and with coach support from former national long jump champion Shauna and former Irish record holder and champion Sean Carlin the future looks bright.Aine Kerr Convoy,also from that same training group was in a medal position going into the final event the 800 in her age group but the wheels came off in the last laps but there is no doubting her potential and medal possibility in the months ahead. SUPER ARLENE LANDS NATIONAL TITLE! was last modified: January 11th, 2014 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:arleneArlene CrossanFinn Valley ACletterkennylast_img read more

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first_imgGuadalajara, Jalisco – The Governor of the State of Jalisco, Emilio Gomez, announced that as of today, all business will resume activities in the parts of the state where there has been no evidence or confirmed cases of the H1N1 Influenza virus to date.As of May 13th, 98 municipalities will continue all types of business activities, while at the same time, proactively continuing to take every measure needed to comply with sanitary preventions dictated by health authorities.Business activities will resume without interruption in the areas where no new cases of H1N1 Influenza have been confirmed and do not appear to endanger the lives of people. Each municipality will be individually evaluated and schools throughout the state continue to be suspended until Monday, May 18th.Gomez also informed that Federal Authorities have reported five new confirmed cases. Jalisco has registered 35 cases of the 2,282 cases reported nationally in Mexico.The Governor advised that residents of the state should not let their guard down and continue taking the proper precautions.last_img read more