Training

Naas AC Return to Adult Training

Training for adult members recommenced on Tuesday 11th May. 

Please book in here the night before you attend training.  If you have not booked in you will not be allowed to attend training.

Please remember to renew your membership as only registered members can train.  Registration information is available here

 
Covid Guidance:
  1. Groups are restricted to 15 including the coaches. Athletes must remain in their assigned groups.
  2. Only athletes fully registered with Naas AC are permitted to return to training.
  3. All athletes must bring hand sanitiser to use before and after each session and during any breaks in training. Social distancing must be maintained at all times.
  4. All athletes must have completed the booking procedure online before attending training. Athletes that just turn up will not be allowed to train.

Training Guidelines for the Return of Juvenile Athletics

Training:
Training recommenced for U18s from April 26th. Please check with your coach for details and remember to book online here: Booking Form.
 
Membership:
Please remember to renew your membership as only registered members can train.  Registration information is available here.
 
Covid Guidance:
  1. Parents/guardians dropping athletes to the gate or track and collecting them are required to wear a face mask when doing so.
  2. U13 yrs up are required to wear a face mask when entering and leaving the track.
  3. No parents are permitted inside the track area.
  4. Groups are restricted to 15 including the coaches. Athletes must remain in their assigned groups.
  5. Only athletes fully registered with Naas AC are permitted to return to training.
  6. All athletes must bring hand sanitiser to use before and after each session and during any breaks in training. Social distancing must be maintained at all times.
  7. All athletes must have completed the booking procedure online before attending training. Athletes that just turn up will not be allowed to train.
  8. Parents/guardians should not congregate outside the gate in groups, but should maintain social distancing as they normally would. Please keep the gates clear for the athletes entering and leaving.
  9. If your child has been identified as a close contact they will not be allowed to attend training until such time that the HSE has advised them to do so.

Important Notice: Other Covid-19 Restrictions are still in place

Training

  • Outdoor training is now permitted for both adult and juvenile athletes, in pods of up to 15 people.

From 7 June

  • Outdoor matches and competitions (non-elite and club) may recommence, without spectators.


Latest Covid-19 guidelines from Athletics Ireland can be found here

This information is updated regularly by AAI. Please contact web@naasac.com if the link is not working.

Coaches

There is some overlap in age and event discipline categories between coaches, but the following list should be used as a reference for the first point of contact.  Individual coaches may have their own waiting lists.

Age GroupDisciplineCoach NameContact Number
Senior/Masters
Men and Women
SprintsBrian Dowling085 254 5579
Senior/Masters
Men and Women
Middle Distance & Endurancesenior.athletics@naasac.comsenior.athletics@naasac.com
Men & Women U17-U20Sprints, High Jump, Long Jump, Triple Jump & WalkingBrian Dowling085 254 5579
Boys & Girls U16 upwardsSprintsLiz Hogan087 653 5398
Boys 2003 and olderMiddle Distance & EnduranceEvelyn McNelis086 826 2493
Girls 2003 and olderMiddle Distance & EnduranceLarry Dunne087 250 8015
Boys/Girls U13 upwards including SeniorsHurdles, high jump, long jump & triple jumpCera Nolan086 858 0229
Boys/Girls U13 upwards including SeniorsThrowsTony Shine087 675 3922
Girls 2004 & 2005Martin Luby086 358 3945
Boys 2004 to 2008Joe Sheridan087 230 4337
Girls 2006Sarah Farmer085 111 7549
Girls 2007Muriel O’Keeffe087 238 2973
Girls 2008Larry Dunne087 250 8015
Boys/Girls 2009Sarah Kearns087 252 6434
Boys/Girls 2010Breen McManus086 851 4726
Boys/Girls 2011Tara Finn087 951 5460
Boys/Girls 2012Brian KennedyInfo@naasac.com