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Cookstown High School, Cookstown

Athletics & Cross Country



This is the main Summer sport and pupils are regularly successful at District, Ulster and Irish level. We regularly have pupils who gain representative honours.

Pupils compete in the Tyrone County sports and Northern Ireland Championships. An annual Sports Day is also held at the end of June.

Training takes place in the Summer term on at least two afternoons a week.

Cross Country

Teams are entered into the District Schools Championships. Teams and individuals who are successful can progress to Ulster and Irish competition.

Training takes place on Wednesday afternoons from October to February.



5th Nov 2019
Well done to Year 11 pupil Nicholas who took part in the NI & Ulster Even Age...
19th Jun 2019
Drum have dominated the past three years but now we have a new winner!!!! 1st place...
11th Jun 2019
On Saturday 1st June, Year 10 Pupil Nicholas took part in the All Ireland Athletics...
11th Jun 2019
Always a very relaxing and enjoyable day, the County Sports competition was held...
15th May 2019
On Friday, 50 of our pupils travelled to the ‘E’ District Athletics Championships...
30th Jan 2019
Cross Country Congratulations to the cross country team who participated in the E...
29th Jan 2019
Well done to the 27 students from CHS who attended the 2019 Eastern District Cross...
24th Jan 2019
Cross CountryGood luck to the 30 pupils who travel today to the E District cross...