County Galway 5km May Series - Galway City Harriers [No. 4]

  • Posted on: 1 May 2006
  • By: Vincent

Galway City Harriers will host the fourth of the County Galway 5k Series.

Date: Tuesday 30th May.
Time: Registration - 7:00-7:15pm near Dangan sports pavillion. Race starts 7:30pm sharp.
Venue: Regional Sports Centre, Dangan.Click here for location map.
Course: The race will be around the fields on paths with some grass stretches, and it will be about two laps.
Other facilities: Changing and showers will be available in the sports pavillion.
Afterwards: We will adjourn to somewhere nearby for a few drinks, some finger food and final series results.

Series Details

A series of four 5k evening events have been organised by the combined running clubs in Galway. The series is being organised to provide more local races for Galway runners and to encourage people who might not get to race much to try it out. All standards are welcome. These races are ideal for anyone preparing for the mini-marathon or other races in the summer.

All events are on Tuesday evenings during May, as follows:

  • 9th May Athenry AC, Ballydavid. See the Athenry AC website
  • 16th May Tuam AC, Palace Grounds.
  • 23rd May, Craughwell AC, Craughwell Community Centre, Main St, Craughwell. See the Craughwell AC website
  • 30th May, Galway City Harriers: Dangan, Newcastle

Registration will be once for the series (€15 for four races), and on the night 7-7:15pm (€5 per event). Each race will commence at 7.30pm.

A social event including finger food and a prize-giving will be organised after the last race. More details to follow...