The GCH Committee is pleased to advise that our new Membership platform on is now live and ready to accept members for 2017.
The new system allows us to collect and manage member information and payments in a more efficient manner, and will significantly cut down on the time being put in by Club Officials in the administration of membership forms and cash payments.
The 2017 Galway Primary Schools Cross Country Semi Finals were held today in Renmore. A huge crowd of over 1,600 runners, their teachers, parents and supporters were in attendance and all enjoyed the day Attached are the Provisional Semi final results . The Top 40 in each race plus the top 5 teams in each race will go forward to the County Finals , which will be held next Tuesday 26th September in Renmore , Galway again ( start of first race will be 12 noon. ) . There will be four races, 3rd and 4th Class Girls, 3rd/4th Boys, 5th /6th Girls and 5th /6th Boys
REMINDER OF UPCOMING COACH EDUCATION COURSE TAKING PLACE THIS WEEK
- Course: Assistant Coaching Course
- Venue: Dangan Track
- Time: 10am
- Date: Satuday 23rd September 2017
To register for this course please follow the following link:-
Cross Country 2017
The County Cross Country Championships ( Even Ages) take place at Palace Grounds in Tuam on Sunday 1st October. Start time tba. Please see details of the events below. Anyone interested in competing should sign up at Training before Friday 22nd September. Please keep an eye out on our Facebook Page for any changes/updates prior to the Event.
Events & Distances
U10s - 1000m; Born 2008/2009
The track season may only just be coming to an end but, if athletes have aspirations of being competitive this winter then thoughts need to shift towards cross country fairly lively!
Looking forward to welcoming our Juveniles back to training after the Summer Break on Sunday 10th September at 10.30a.m.
Training will continue as usual on Friday evenings at 7pm and Sunday mornings at 10.30am.
There will be a short information session for Parents of athletes after training on Sunday 10 th Sept in the Pavillion in Dangan at 11.50am.
2017 Cross Country fixtures
Tue 19 Sep - Primary Schools Semi-finals Renmore
Sat 23rd Sept, Castlegar Open Cross Country – incl
Juvenile relays (4 x 500m) U8 – U14, plus 3K & 4K course
Tue 26 Sep - Primary Schools Finals - Renmore
County Cross Country Championships
1st Oct – Even ages 10 – 18yrs – Tuam
8th Oct – Un-even ages 9 – 19yrs – Kilcornan
Connacht Cross Country Championships
Juvenile Membership is to re-open on September 1st for any new members who wish to join the Club from Sept to December 2017.
The Cost is €50 for each new member and payment can be made online on this Website. Athletes must have reached 7 years of age in order to join. (Please note if you are already are a GCH Club member this fee does not apply)
Training will resume on Sunday 10th Sepember at 10.30 am at Dangan Track.
Our annual summer social takes place at Crowe's Bar Bohermore next Saturday, 26th August from 8.00pm We hope to see as many as possible in attendance and finger food will be served. Great way to fuel up after the Claregalway 10K !
This is a great chance to meet and recap all the highlights of the year so far.
Support our neighbouring Club, Clare River Harriers 10k next Saturday.
30th CLAREGALWAY 10K Road Race/Fun Run/Walk - Saturday 26-Aug-2017 at 6pm
Enter online at: http://www.active.com/…/claregalway-10k-road-race-fun-run-w…