The National Intermediate and Masters Cross Country Championships takes place on Sunday 3rd February. Dundalk IT is the venue for this year's Championships ( link to race schedule below). The club are looking to put teams together in the various races. The Master individual categories begin at over 35 through to over 75s.
Any interested club athletes contact the secretary ( details below ) by Friday 27th January.
Master Team categories are : o35, o50 and o65. Club athletes will also be considered for the Galway County Teams.
Well done to all our Juvenile, Senior and Master athletes who competed at the recent Galway County Indoor Championships, which were held in Athlone. Fantastically organised competition, with close to one thousand competitors competing over the two days. Full results links below for both days.
Next Indoor competiton approaching is the National Junior & u23 Championships on January 27th in Athlone. Please note the closing date is 22nd January for this event.
Please see the Fixtures list for 2019 as known to date. Please check for updates/amendments on our Facebook page closer to the events.
The County Indoor Championships takes place this weekend ( 11th & 12th Jan) in Athlone IT. U8 – U12 s participate on Saturday and U13 to Senior on Sunday. A Programme of events is posted on our Facebook Page Galway City Harriers Juvenile.
There will be no training for U9 to U12s on Friday night ( 11th ) in the Pavillion. There will be no juvenile training in Dangan on Sunday morning (13th Jan) .
Juvenile training resumes on Friday 4th January at 7pm in Dangan for all juveniles after the Christmas break. Please note all athletes need to have thier 2019 membership renewed before attending any training sessions.
There will be no training on Sunday 13th January due to the County Indoor Championships which are being held in Athlone.
Start to Run in 2019 with Galway City Harriers
Our next Beginners group will start on Monday 4th February at 7pm.
New and returning members are welcome.
So whether you are new to running or getting back into it after a break you will find like minded people who will support you.
Membership is €45 for 2019 (January to December). For more information click READ MORE
The Galway County Indoors takes place on 12th and 13th January 2019 in Athlone. The Senior and Master competition will take takes place on the Sunday (13th January). Please note the closing date is Thursday 3rd January for Senior and Master entries. (v35&v50). Contact the club Secretary for entry. Any master athlete who wishes to compete as a senior - let me know when putting your name forward. All athletes must be registered for 2019 in order to compete.
Merry Christmas everyone and hope you all have a Happy New Year !!
Below is the text of the Petition that we are asking people to sign to appeal to An Bord Pleanala not to route the new Galway Ring Road through Dangan Sportsground.
You can sign here:
Friday 12th April - Monday 22nd April 2019 Friday 12th April - Depart Shannon-Faro 10:20am Ryanair FR2303Transfers to accommodation in Aldeia da Falésia from this flight Monday 22nd AprilTransfers from Aldeia da Falésia at 10am for Faro.Depart Faro -Shannon 13:30 Ryanair FR2304 Cost: €175 including transfers, accommodation (2 people sharing in Aldeia de Falesia) and coaching camp fee. This will be discounted to €160 if paid in full by 19th January. Other accommodation options are available in the area.