Annual Awards Night 2018

  • Posted on: 6 December 2018
  • By: Una

We celebrated our 2018 Awards Night on Sunday, 2nd December in a new venue, the Menlo Park Hotel.  The event was hosted once again by Club President, Pat O’Dwyer, and over one hundred awards were presented to our  club athletes, coaches and volunteers.  It was a fabulous event and many thanks to all who attended.

Special mention to Niamh Hennelly, Brian Bruton, Mags Sheridan, Ger Nally and Una Murphy and who worked hard behind the scenes to make the event happen.

Guidelines for Juvenile Relays

  • Posted on: 28 November 2018
  • By: Ger

U12 – U19 GCH Juvenile Relay Policy

Athlete Step Up’s

As per AAI rules, athlete Step ups (i.e. a child is allowed run up one age) are allowed when putting together GCH relay teams.  A maximum of one Step up will be permitted in the U12 and U13 age categories, and a maximum two Step ups will be permitted from U14 and upwards.

Indoor Season – 4 x 200m

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Silver for GCH U20 team at the National Cross Country Championships

  • Posted on: 26 November 2018
  • By: Ger

The 2018 National Cross Country Championships ( Even Ages)  took place at the National Sports Campus in Abbotstown yesterday in cool but sunny conditions.  A highly competitive day’s racing saw GCH’s U20 Men’s team take silver medals behind Clonliffe Harriers over the 6,000m course.

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Information for National Cross Country in Abbottstown

  • Posted on: 23 November 2018
  • By: Mags

The National Cross Country Championships for Senior, Junior and Juvenile even ages takes place this Sunday 25th November, in Abbottstown. First race commencing at 11.30am.

Galway City Harriers will have a number of teams and individuals competing across most of the races. Juvenile teams/individuals qualified from the Connaught Champioships while a number of athletes will also compete on the Galway County Teams.

Upcoming Races & Fixture List

  • Posted on: 13 November 2018
  • By: Mags

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.

Connacht Cross County Championships Day 1 & Day 2

  • Posted on: 11 November 2018
  • By: Ger

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.

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Connacht Even Ages Cross Country 2018

  • Posted on: 5 November 2018
  • By: Brian

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.

NB. Connaught Senior/Master Cross Country League Reminder

  • Posted on: 25 October 2018
  • By: Mags

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:  secretary@galwaycityharriers.com or Mags at 0879234224

 

 

Great Performances in Loughrea

  • Posted on: 21 October 2018
  • By: Ger

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.

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