Irish Schools Athletics Champions

Saturday 30th May


8 boys from Bangor Grammar School qualified for the Irish Schools Athletics Championships following great success at the Ulster Championships in the Senior, Intermediate and Junior age categories. The boys performed admirably on the day in front of a large crowd. The school is extremely proud of each boy’s performance and they should be commended on their excellent representation of the school. Particular congratulations should go to Aaron Sexton who is now the Junior Irish Champion in 200m. See below for a list of results:


Andrew Mellon 4th 100m (PB)
2nd 400m (PB and new North Down Record)
Kurt Simpson 7th Discus (PB)
Senior Relay 6th
(Andrew Mellon
Scott Hamill
Michael McComb
Matthew Coffey)


Craig McMeechan 8th 3000m


Aaron Sexton 2nd 100m
1st 200m
Aaron Blackmore 8th 100m