Rising Sun Athletic Club

Founded in 1944

Well done to Aidan Hogan who had a great win in the Lonford Ultra Marathon to add to his recent win in the Tralee marathon

Well done to Aidan Hogan who had a great win in the Tralee Marathon in a time of 3.03

A small group of Rising Sun athletes competed at the recent All Ireland masters indoor championships.We won 5 golds and a number of silver and bronze medals.

Rising Sun results


Con O'Donovan was presented with his trophy for master indoor athlete of the year and also received the Munster indoor club of the year trophy on behalf of Rising Sun.



Rising Sun athletes had a very successful day out at the recent Munster indoor Senior and Masters championships.We won a total of 13 golds and many silver and bronze medals.

Results of Rising Sun athletes

Photos taken at the Munster indoors 2017

The Irish Examiner had a very interesting article on Masters athletes which include interviews with some of our own athletes.To view please click here

Upcoming Fixtures

2nd July National Masters Track and Field

Well done to Con O'Donovan who won Munster Indoor Master athlete of the year and to Rising Sun AC who also won Munster Indoor Club of the year.

Well done to Aidan Hogan on being selected for the Irish team for the European Ultra Marathon championships in France in October.

Please note registration for 2017 is now due

email: risingsunac@gmail.com