Cross Country Training will resume on Sunday 4th September in Dangan for athletes who are interested in competing in the upcoming Cross Country races. This training is suitable for athletes born 2005 and older only. This group will also train on Friday nights at 7pm. Details of training for younger groups and the sprint group to follow soon.
The GCH Track Sessions on Tuesday evenings are proving to be very popular with significant numbers attending every week. The Final Term of 2016 has begun and all members are invited to participate.
To take maximum advantage of available daylight sessions will continue with a 6:30pm start time for September.
Important notes: - Meet point for warm-up, drills and the session briefing will be at the Hockey Pitch, not the Athletics track.
Cross Country Training will resume on Sunday 4th September in Dangan for athletes who are interested in competing in the upcoming Cross Country races. This training is suitable for athletes born 2005 and older only. This group will also train on Friday nights at 7pm.
Details of training for younger groups and the sprint group to follow soon.
The Dublin City Marathon team organisers have secured permission to increase their capacity by an extra 2000 . So if you have not already so, please put your name on waiting list. The link is below. You will still not be guranteed a place. I have done all I can re with AAI and Dublin Marathon team.
Waiting list is available viasseairtricitydublinmarathon.ie/contact-us
Last weekend was a very busy and successfull weekend for the club.
Congrats to the GCH mens team who took bronze in the final of the National Track & Field League in Tullamore. Great team effort over all three rounds. Well done to manager Brendan Glynn and all the coaches who have built up this team over the years. Well done also to the Galway County womens team who reached the final, with some GCH women competing on the team.
This from the Dublin Marathon page, so if you planning on running and not yet signed up, do so now !
Over 15,000 walkers, joggers & runners have signed up for the 37th SSE Airtricity Dublin Marathon so far. (incorporating the National Marathon Championships)
Radisson Blu Streets of Galway 8K 2016 - Race Information
The Radisson Blu Streets of Galway 8k start list is attached for all entrants to date. Please check your race number ! Use this or your confirmation email to collect race pack .
The 2016 Radisson Blu Streets of Galway 8k Course Map is attached- start is at GTI and finish at South Park Claddagh
Please show your support for our Galway teams.
The GCH mens National Track & Field League manager, (an excellent determined manager ) Brendan Glynn, has shared with us the following statement :
With Olympics in Rio kicking off in August, why not give your attention to Elite athletics domestically?