They all took part in events such as, javelin, discus , wrestling and track races.
The Pentathlon consisted of five events; the long jump, javelin throw, discus throw, foot race, and wrestling.
The strength events, javelin and discus , are my strength.
Having thrown the discus some 33,000 times he attempted to qualify for the 1972 Munich games and 1976 Montreal which were not successful.
An inscription describing the truce was written on a bronze discus which was displayed at Olympia.
For 2005 there will be a greater emphasis on training for the field events such as shot putt, javelin, discus etc. as well as sprinting, hurdles and distance running.
He won the long jump and came second in both the 100m hurdles and in the discus with a second best ever throw of 41. 91m.
In recent weeks he has obliterated the South Munster and Munster schools' records in both shot putt and discus , with throws of up to 18.37m and 48.40m respectively.
When the girl started winning laurels in intra-college events in sprints, long jump, high jump, shot put, javelin and discus , she was sent for inter-college competitions.
He then threw the discus 51.65 metres for 905 points, again the best performance of the field.