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Huge attendance at Laois secondary schools Track & Field championships

Boys and girls from secondary schools all over Laois competed in the Laois secondary schools Track & Fields championships in St Abban’s yesterday.

They took part in nine different track and field events on the day.

Scoil Chriost Ri, Mountmellick Community School, Colaiste Iosagain, Knockbeg College, Portlaoise CBS, Portlaoise College, Heywood, St Fergal’s Rathdowney and Mountrath CS all took part.

Athletes raced in 100, 700, 1,100 and 1,500 metre events on the track.

A relay also took place with Scoil Chriost Ri winning three of the four female disciplines while Colaiste Iosagain triumphed in the Intermediate grade.

In the boys, Knockbeg won the Minor and Junior relays while Portlaoise CBS triumphed in the intermediate race with Mountmellick CS winning the senior race.

All of the winners of the various events will now go forward to the Leinster stage to represent Laois.

See full results below and you can check out all the pictures from the day on the Laois Athletics Facebook Page. 

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