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1923-06-02 Outdoor Track and Field Championships

ChampionshipT&F
VenueCherryvale
Date1923-06-02
HostQUB
NoteU.C.C. did not compete in these championships. Ground and weather conditions were described as perfect. The band of Royal Ulster Constabulary 'discoursed a choice musical programme'. Several track records were disallowed, when measurement of the 220 yards and 440 yards courses after the championships revealed that they were 10 yards and 8 yards short, respectively. The track referee was Surgeon-General Robin Hall MB, RNVR. The judges included Dr Robert J. Rowlette FTCD, Captain A.G.de L. Willis (Achilles A.C.), Denis J. Cussen (TCD athlete who was injured and unable to compete in these championships) and M.F. O'Hanlon (UCD coach).
Table of Contents:

Male

100y

Semi-Final One

PlaceAthleteCollegeMarkQNote
1Robert R. WoodsTCD10.60Q 
2Harry H. ConwayUCDNTQ1.5 yards
3G.V. StephensonQUBNT  

Semi-Final Two

PlaceAthleteCollegeMarkNote
1Robert H. McKeagTCDNT 
2J.A. O'FlahertyUCDNTinches
3N.S. CapperQUBNT 

Final

PlaceAthleteCollegeMarkPointsNote
1Robert R. WoodsTCD10.602 
2Harry H. ConwayUCDNT11.5 yards
3Robert H. McKeagTCDNT  
4J.A. O'FlahertyUCDNT  

120y Hurdles

Semi-Final One

PlaceAthleteCollegeMarkQRecord
1Daniel A. O'C. QuinlanTCD17.80QTCD
2J.A. PriceQUBNTQ 

Semi-Final Two

PlaceAthleteCollegeMarkQ
1Harry H. ConwayUCD17.80Q
2C.D. PattersonQUBNTQ

Final

PlaceAthleteCollegeMarkPointsNoteRecord
1Harry H. ConwayUCD16.602 IUAA
2Daniel A. O'C. QuinlanTCDNT11 foot 
3C.D. PattersonQUBNT   
4J.A. PriceQUBNT   

220y

Semi-Final One

PlaceAthleteCollegeMarkQNote
1Henry M. MartinTCD22.60Q 
2P. GrantUCDNTQTight finish
3N.S. CapperQUBNT  

Semi-Final Two

PlaceAthleteCollegeMarkQNote
1Robert R. WoodsTCD22.80Q 
2G.V. StephensonQUBNTQ2 yards
3J.A. O'FlahertyUCDNT  

Final

This was run as a "straight furlong". Ground conditions were described as perfect. When the course was measured for record purposes it was found to be 10 yards short. The time was disallowed as both an Irish 220 yds and an IUAA 220 yds record.

PlaceAthleteCollegeMarkPointsNote
1Robert R. WoodsTCD21.802 
2G.V. StephensonQUBNT14 yards
3P. GrantUCDNT 1 foot
4Henry M. MartinTCDNT  

440y

Final

Run on a coventional oval grass track. When the course was measured it was found to be 8 yards short, ie, the athletes ran 432 yards. The time was disallowed as a IUAA record.

PlaceAthleteCollegeMarkPointsNote
1Sean T. LavanUCD50.402 
2Robert R. WoodsTCDNT1 
 Robert H. McKeagTCDNT AC
 J. GrantUCDNT AC
 J.N. McFeetersQUBNT AC
 C. DowlingQUBNT AC

880y

Final

Run on the 440 yards oval. Over two laps this was 16 yards short (864 yards). Time disallowed as IUAA record.

PlaceAthleteCollegeMarkPointsNote
1Sean T. LavanUCD2:01.402 
2Ian M. StuartTCDNT15 yards
3J.H. SweeneyQUBNT Bad third

1 Mile

Final

Run on the 440 yards oval. Over four laps was 32 yards short of the mile distance (1728 yds).

PlaceAthleteCollegeMarkPointsNote
1David McM. CarsonTCD4:41.202 
2Derek St. Clair MacKenzieTCDNT15 yards
3M. KennedyUCDNT 1 yard
 A.N. SpainUCDNT AC
 J.N. BuchananQUBNT AC
 H.G.K HaddickQUBNT AC

Long Jump

Final

PlaceAthleteCollegeMarkPoints
1Harry H. ConwayUCD21′4″2
2T. GardinerUCD21′3¼″1
3Henry M. MartinTCD20′3¾″ 
4N.D. WatsonQUB19′2¼″ 

High Jump

Final

PlaceAthleteCollegeMarkPointsNote
1Daniel A. O'C. QuinlanTCD5′6″2 
2Timothy "Tim" KirbyUCD5′5¼″1 
 Robert H. McKeagTCDNR AC
 Seamus GardinerUCDNR AC
 C.D. PattersonQUBNR AC

Shot Putt

Final

PlaceAthleteCollegeMarkPoints
1J.S. O'BrienUCD34′11½″2
2William L.W. SmithTCD34′4″1
3G. CarruthQUB33′6½″ 

Discus

Final

PlaceAthleteCollegeMarkPointsNoteRecord
1William L.W. SmithTCD109′4½″2 IUAA
2Eamonn N.M. O'SullivanUCD103′7″1  
3Joseph "Joe" PhelanUCD103′0″   
 John K.S. ThompsonTCD  AC 
 G. CarruthQUB  AC 

Medal Tables

Male

RankCollegeGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1TCD55212
2UCD54312
3QUB 134

Points

Male

RankCollege1
0
0
y
1
2
0
y
H
2
2
0
y
4
4
0
y
8
8
0
y
M
i
l
e
L
J
H
J
S
P
D
T
Total
1TCD212113 21215
2UCD12 22 312114
3QUB  1       1