Please see Member Notices for Link to Online Membership.
Juvenile Membership is open to athletes aged 7 to18 years.
Our Juvenile Training sessions are all held at the track in Dangan, Newcastle.
- Sundays 10.30am-11.45am. 7 year olds and upwards
- Fridays 7.00pm-8.15pm. From November to Easter ( 7 - 11yrs) - Indoors @ The Pavillion over 9 yrs- Sept to June - Track
REMINDER OF UPCOMING COACH EDUCATION COURSE TAKING PLACE THIS WEEK
- Course: Assistant Coaching Course
- Venue: Dangan Track
- Time: 10am
- Date: Satuday 23rd September 2017
To register for this course please follow the following link:-
Cross Country 2017
The County Cross Country Championships ( Even Ages) take place at Palace Grounds in Tuam on Sunday 1st October. Start time tba. Please see details of the events below. Anyone interested in competing should sign up at Training before Friday 22nd September. Please keep an eye out on our Facebook Page for any changes/updates prior to the Event.
Events & Distances
U10s - 1000m; Born 2008/2009
This pages describes some information relevant for new volunteers and coaches in our Juvenile section.
We take safety of our members very seriously and all our volunteers and coaches working with juveniles are Garda vetted. We are working to complete vetting for all coaches, volunteers and committee members even if they do not work with our Juvenile sections.
Looking forward to welcoming our Juveniles back to training after the Summer Break on Sunday 10th September at 10.30a.m.
Training will continue as usual on Friday evenings at 7pm and Sunday mornings at 10.30am.
There will be a short information session for Parents of athletes after training on Sunday 10 th Sept in the Pavillion in Dangan at 11.50am.
2017 Cross Country fixtures
Tue 19 Sep - Primary Schools Semi-finals Renmore
Sat 23rd Sept, Castlegar Open Cross Country – incl
Juvenile relays (4 x 500m) U8 – U14, plus 3K & 4K course
Tue 26 Sep - Primary Schools Finals - Renmore
County Cross Country Championships
1st Oct – Even ages 10 – 18yrs – Tuam
8th Oct – Un-even ages 9 – 19yrs – Kilcornan
Connacht Cross Country Championships
Juvenile Membership is to re-open on September 1st for any new members who wish to join the Club from Sept to December 2017.
The Cost is €50 for each new member and payment can be made online on this Website. Athletes must have reached 7 years of age in order to join. (Please note if you are already are a GCH Club member this fee does not apply)
Training will resume on Sunday 10th Sepember at 10.30 am at Dangan Track.
Our annual summer social takes place at Crowe's Bar Bohermore next Saturday, 26th August from 8.00pm We hope to see as many as possible in attendance and finger food will be served. Great way to fuel up after the Claregalway 10K !
This is a great chance to meet and recap all the highlights of the year so far.
Eight Galway athletes were selected for this years Celtic Games International V teams from Scotland and Wales in Morton Stadium yesterday demonstrating the current growing strength of athletics in Galway . This is attributal to many years of hard work and commitment from these athletes and also to a huge voluntary effort by Club Coaches, the County Board and parents within the various clubs.