Approximately 400 children will be giving it their best in a range of indoor athletics challenges from team sprinting to endurance running and filed events such as standing long jump, standing triple jump, foam javelin throw and speed bounce.
This programme in its 4th year is coordinated by Donegal Sports Partnership in partnership with Athletics Ireland and the Donegal Athletics Board.
The finals of Donegal Sports Hall Athletics Primary Schools, in the Aura Leisure Centre, Letterkenny, get underway at 10.30am on Thursday morning.
All events are team based with an accumulation of points scored at the end to determine the winners in all four categories 3rd /4th class girls, 3rd / 4th class boy’s 5th / 6th class girls and 5th /6th boys.
The list of primary schools who came through regional qualifying are;
St Mary, Castlefin,
Gaelscoil Adhamhnáin, Leitir Ceanainn,
Creevy NS, Ballyshannon,
Dromore NS, Killygordon,
St Bathins, St Johnston,
Scoil Chróine, Dungloe,
Scoil Iosagáin, Buncrana,
St Mary’s NS Stranorlar,
Scoil Mhuire Gan Smal, Letterkenny,
Scoil Naomh Fiachra, Illistrin,
Scoil Naomh Fionainn, Whitecastle,
St Patricks Primary, Murlog,
St Patricks N.S., Lurgybrack.
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