Directions for the last leg of the 5K series
Venue: Kilcornan Estate, Clarinbridge
Route: The race starts at Kilcornan House. It proceeds down the main avenue, turns left towards Kilcolgan and enters Kilcornan wood 400 metres later. After leaving the wood, the route proceeds to re-enter Kilcornan Wood from the east and the race ends at Kilcornan House.
Runner safety: Please follow the directions of the race marshals at all times.
Results are attached from Day One of the 2018 Galway County Adult Track & Field championships held in Dangan Thursday evening, 24th May. A very good evening's competition was held with a large turnout, and GCH athletes secured multiple medals across the programme .Day two is next Thursday 31st May
The Connacht Schools Championships took place in Athlone on Thursday last in sunny but windy conditions. GCH athletes posted some tremendous times despite a head wind of up to -3 on the home straight. With just the top two qualifying for a coveted place in the prestigious All Ireland Schools Final next month for the sprinters and top three for the field and middle distance athletes Connacht’s top athletes had to battle hard to ensure their place on the starting list.
Following is the order of events for the Galway County Adult (Sen.Master, Jun) Track & Field Day 1,which will be held this Thursday evening, 24th May. Numbers can be collected at the shed. Arrive in plenty of time. Events may run ahead of schedule. Entry still available until this Tuesday evening. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
NOTE: Galway County Adult Track & Field Championship -slight change to schedule.The 3,000m for women and 5,000m for men will now take place on Day 2. Information and entry details below. Dates to be confirmed for days 3 and 4.
Events are for Senior, Master and Junior only. Athletes must be currently registered with their club in order to compete.
Day 1. Thursday 24th May. 7pm Dangan.
1500m, 100m, 400m, 100/110 Hurdles, Shot, Javelin, Long Jump, Walk.
Entries to secretary by 22nd May.
Please see results attached below for County Championships Day 1 & Day 2 Juvenile.
The Connacht Championships take place as follows;
9th June U9 - U13 - Claremorris Athletics Track
16th June U14 - U19 - Claremorris Athletics Track
U9/10/11s is by qualification only from the County Championships in teamed pairs.
U12 - U19s is open entry and athletes can add their name to the Entry Sheets in the shed at Training.
The Closing date for U12s/13s is Sunday 27th May.
The Closing date for U14s - U19 is Sunday 3rd June.
The Galway 5k series is now underway and this year Galway City Harriers will be hosting the final leg of the series.The GCH leg will take place on Tuesday the 29th of May at 8.00pm in Kilcornan Estate, Clarinbridge. Given that it is the last race of the series, t-shirts will be handed out to all eligible participants and there will be tea/coffee, cakes & biscuits afterwards.
In order to host a successful event, we are looking for volunteers from 6.00pm to help with parking and from 7.00pm to help with marshalling the route and catering.