Juvenile Membership for 2018 is now closed. Details will follow for 2019.
Information below relates to 2019 only.
Application for membership of the juvenile club is open to children from age 7 to 18years. Registration is Online in the Member Notices Section.
Sunday 10.30 a.m. – 12 0’Clock
Training for all ages (7 -18 years) to begin with warm up for all on the Track in Dangan.
Athletes are then divided into groups for various different disciplines.
Athletes under 12 years of age meet up at the double gates leading out onto the track beside the shed after signing in. U13 - U19 athletes meet on the left hand side of the track after signing in.
Friday 7pm – 8.30pm
U12 – U19 GCH Juvenile Relay Policy
Athlete Step Up’s
As per AAI rules, athlete Step ups (i.e. a child is allowed run up one age) are allowed when putting together GCH relay teams. A maximum of one Step up will be permitted in the U12 and U13 age categories, and a maximum two Step ups will be permitted from U14 and upwards.
Indoor Season – 4 x 200m
The 2018 National Cross Country Championships ( Even Ages) took place at the National Sports Campus in Abbotstown yesterday in cool but sunny conditions. A highly competitive day’s racing saw GCH’s U20 Men’s team take silver medals behind Clonliffe Harriers over the 6,000m course.
The National Cross Country Championships for Senior, Junior and Juvenile even ages takes place this Sunday 25th November, in Abbottstown. First race commencing at 11.30am.
Galway City Harriers will have a number of teams and individuals competing across most of the races. Juvenile teams/individuals qualified from the Connaught Champioships while a number of athletes will also compete on the Galway County Teams.
The Connacht Cross Country Championships (Uneven ages) took place in beautiful Beleek Woods today hosted by Moy Valley AC. GCH were winners in the U15 Girls and U19 Boys team events. Emma Moore was victorious in the U15 Girls race to claim the Connacht title. A number of athletes also claimed medals with the Galway team.
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.
GCH had four athletes competing at the All Ireland Combined Events for Secondary Schools in AIT at the weekend.
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.
Due to the current Orange Weather Warning Juvenile training has been cancelled tonight Wednesday 19th Sept.