Fixtures & Closing Dates (Feb, March, April)

  • Posted on: 5 February 2016
  • By: JoanneOB

14th February @ 12pm.
National Inter county Cross Country. Junior & Senior Men and Women.
Palace Grounds, Tuam
If people could come out and support and cheer!!

20th February
Connaught Indoors (u12 &u13 Individual and u12 & u13 team relay) Juveniles
Sign up by 10th Feb

21st February
Connaught Indoors (u14 to Senior + guest entries) Juveniles sign up by
10th Feb. Senior & guests Closing date is 12th Feb.

27th February & 28th Feb.
National Senior Indoors. AIT Athlone
Closing date 19th Feb.

Workshop: ‘Nutrition for Performance Athletes'

  • Posted on: 5 February 2016
  • By: JoanneOB

Marie MulkerrinGCH athlete, Marie Mulkerrin, Acting Senior Dietitian - B.Sc (Hons), will lead a workshop on 'Nutrition for Performance athletics' on the 25th Feb at 7pm at the Galway Bay hotel. The talk will be aimed at athletes aged 13+ from juvenile club, and senior and masters athletes planning to do intense training (training 4-5days per week or more).

January Road Races Round Up

  • Posted on: 3 February 2016
  • By: JoanneOB

TUAM 8K

It was a great start to the yar for GCH with the first big local race of the year taking place in Tuam on January 17th. The Tuam 8k is renowned and always gathers a big crowd and a competitive field. This year was no differenct with GCH taking a hattrick in the mens.

Gay Thorton took first place in 24.22, follwoed by Matt Bidwell in second in 25.54 and in thrid came Michael O'Connor in 27.10.

Club Challenge - Event 14 and Final Results

  • Posted on: 30 January 2016
  • By: Gerry

The curtain came down on the club challenge with the National Intermediate and Masters cross countey in Dundalk I.T. on Sunday last January 24th.

While GCH had no competitors in the Intermediate race the club was well represented at master's level.  Martin McEvilly competed in the M65 race and took home yet another national medal, silver this time.

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Club Challenge - Event 13 Results

  • Posted on: 19 January 2016
  • By: Gerry

ET8D9697The Tuam 8km on Sunday last, January 17th, was the penultimate race in the club challenge.GCH fielded a very strong men's team led home by Gary Thornton, Matt Bidwell, Michael O'Connor and Ruaidhri Geraghty all placing in the top 6.Regina Casey is back in top form leading the GCH women's challenge in a time of 29:09.The big mover in the challenge was Mags Sheridan wh

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No Juvenile Training Sunday 24th January due to Indoor Competition

  • Posted on: 18 January 2016
  • By: Ger

The County Indoor Championships take place on Sunday 24th Jan in Athlone IT.  We have over 75 athletes competing from ages 9 to 18yrs.  All  our coaches will be attending the competition. Best of luck to all our competing athletes, many for the first time!

Please check our Juvenile Facebook Page and your emails for full details of the event later in the week.

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