Attached is a fixture list with a mix of Cross Country/Indoor Track & Field and some local Road Races. Please Note the following upcoming fixtures:
The Ballinderreen 10k this Sunday 18th November at 12.30pm, organised by South Galway Athletic Club, will incorporate the Galway County 10k Road Race Championships.
Two upcoming National Cross Country events - entry information:
1) Sunday 25th November: National Senior and Junior Cross Country Championships (Abbottstown). Entry to club secretary by Wednesday night 14th November.
The Connacht Cross Country Championships (Uneven ages) took place in beautiful Beleek Woods today hosted by Moy Valley AC. GCH were winners in the U15 Girls and U19 Boys team events. Emma Moore was victorious in the U15 Girls race to claim the Connacht title. A number of athletes also claimed medals with the Galway team.
Results are attached from Day two of the 2018 Connacht Cross country championships held on Sunday last in Sligo racecourse, where the Connacht Even Ages and Senior League took place in perfect conditions. GCH had some great performances, including double team gold at U14 and U16 level in the Girls races, while Aisling Joyce was a worthy winner of the Senior Ladies 4km race.
Please note the following information and closing dates for the Connaught League xc, Legs 2&3.
November 4th. Leg 2 Sen/Master/Novice League. Venue: Sligo Racecourse.
Closing date: Friday 26th October.
November 11th. Leg 3 Sen/Master/Novice League. Venue: Belleek Woods, Ballina.
Closing date: Wednesday 31st October.
Contact secretary for entry: email@example.com or Mags at 0879234224
The County Cross Country Championships for Uneven ages took place in Loughrea today in warm and pleasant conditions. GCH juveniles has some great success with two individual wins for Mia Craughwell in the U13 Girls race and Emma Moore in the U15 Girls race. The U15 Boys and U15 Girls both took home the team gold for GCH. Once again thank you to the Organisers and the team of volunteers for this event and to Iain Shaw for the live results.
TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE
Tickets for our Annual Awards Night on Sunday 2nd December at 7 pm in the Menlo Park Hotel are now available through MyClubFinances.com on the above link.
The format is similar to previous years with a Buffet Dinner, Dessert and Tea/Coffee followed by presentation of the Awards.
Attached Connacht Primary Schools Cross Country results from Saturday in LoughreaThese results are Provisional and will be declared final tonight at 9pm pending any queriesPlease distribute widely and to schools asapWell done to all who competed and travelled , we saw some superb races despite the deluge! Many thanks to Loughrea AC and to all from Galway clubs and elsewhere who helped out over three days on Friday , Saturday and Sunday to get course , races , and results sorted in very testing conditions
GCH had four athletes competing at the All Ireland Combined Events for Secondary Schools in AIT at the weekend.
Connaught Senior League: details of Leg 1 below, plus dates/venues for Legs 2 & 3. Closing date for Leg 1 is Monday evening 8th October. Please read details below and contact the club secretary if you wish to compete in any of the races.
Saturday 13th October. Leg 1, Bushfield, Loughrea, Galway. Start time approx.1.10pm women, 1.30pm men. (Connaught Primary School commence at 12pm if anyone wishes to be there to support-only 4 races). Senior League entries to club secretary ASAP.