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.
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: email@example.com or Mags at 0879234224
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.
TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE
Tickets for our Annual Awards Night on Sunday 2nd December at 7 pm in the Menlo Park Hotel are now available through MyClubFinances.com on the above link.
The format is similar to previous years with a Buffet Dinner, Dessert and Tea/Coffee followed by presentation of the Awards.
Attached Connacht Primary Schools Cross Country results from Saturday in LoughreaThese results are Provisional and will be declared final tonight at 9pm pending any queriesPlease distribute widely and to schools asapWell done to all who competed and travelled , we saw some superb races despite the deluge! Many thanks to Loughrea AC and to all from Galway clubs and elsewhere who helped out over three days on Friday , Saturday and Sunday to get course , races , and results sorted in very testing conditions
GCH had four athletes competing at the All Ireland Combined Events for Secondary Schools in AIT at the weekend.
Connaught Senior League: details of Leg 1 below, plus dates/venues for Legs 2 & 3. Closing date for Leg 1 is Monday evening 8th October. Please read details below and contact the club secretary if you wish to compete in any of the races.
Saturday 13th October. Leg 1, Bushfield, Loughrea, Galway. Start time approx.1.10pm women, 1.30pm men. (Connaught Primary School commence at 12pm if anyone wishes to be there to support-only 4 races). Senior League entries to club secretary ASAP.
Well done to all who participated at the Galway Cross Country Championships held today on a magnificent course at Palace Grounds in Tuam. A big thank you to Brian Bruton, Michael Fallon and the County Board for all the organising and to Iain Shaw for the Results.
GCH Juveniles put in some great performances today. There were individual wins for Isabella Burke in the U14 Girls race, Emma Moore in the U16 Girls race and for Barry Murphy in the U18 Boys race and the U14 Girls were the winners of the team event in their category.
Results from Galway Primary Schools Cross Country finals held today in Renmore. are here!
Congratulations to all who took part and helped out, and a reminder the top 15 individuals and top 3 teams qualify for the Connacht finals to be held in Bushfield , Loughrea on Sat 13th October next .
The Galway County Cross Country Championships for Junior,Senior and Masters will take place on Sunday next 7th October at the Palace Grounds,Tuam ( preceeded by the juvenile uneven ages which commence at 1 pm) . Pre entry only.
Anyone for Junior, Senior & Masters please contact the secretary no later than Tuesday next (2nd Oct). Distances as follows:
WOMEN: 4000m for Junior, Senior and Master Women (v35,v50,v65)
4000m: v65 Men.
6000m: Junior Men
8000m: Senior men, v35 & v50 Master men.