Elected Committee 2017
Chairperson: Frank Doherty
Vice Chairperson: Patrick O’Regan
Club Captain: Ian Tivy
Secretary: Aidan Hartnett
Vice Secretary: Denise Murphy
Finance Officer: Dave O’Keeffe
Assistant Finance Officer: Mary Beth Ryan
Competitions Registrar: Tony Kelleher
Registration Officer: Aine Flynn
PRO & Website Administrator: Claire Dunne
Child Wellbeing Officer: Aisling Parkes
Club Honorary President: John Hayes
OCMs: Brian Maher, John Hayes, Martin Casey, Jeff Casey, Susan Hartnett, Liam O’Brien and Helen Walsh.
Club Secretary Aidan Hartnett can be contacted on 087 643 6897 or email@example.com.
Claire Dunne is the contact person for Aprés Run, the Fit4Life section of Togher A.C. Claire can be contacted on 086 8241504 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Coach John Hayes is a long-time stalwart of Togher A.C. He has been coaching in the club for nigh-on twenty years, and has great experience of the sport. Well known around the Cork running scene, he was also the first coach to Olympian Robert Heffernan. Currently, Mr Hayes is coaching the ladies section of the club, and is all the time looking for new runners to take under his wing. He can be reached on (021) 496 1107
Coach Steven Macklin has been involved with Douglas Community School and the Junior and Juvenile sections of Togher A.C. for the past 10 years. Steven is also the Athletics Ireland National Juvenile Endurance Couch. Steven has coached All-Ireland winning athletes and teams in both cross country and track, one of whom is currently on athletics scholarship in Iona College, New York. Steven can be contacted at email@example.com.
Coach Frank Doherty joined Togher AC 20 years ago as a parent of two juvenile members. Frank went onto the committee 12 years ago and began coaching 400m sprinters at that stage. There was great success in the club at that time. Having taken a four year break, Frank came back to the club in 2013 when he started coaching senior club members in cross country. At present Frank is still coach to senior member road runners, to 11-13 year olds in Little Athletics and to the Fit4Life members on the track. Frank become involved in the committee again in 2013 and was elected Chairperson in 2015. Under his leadership, the club has flourished.