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 – 8.15pm
All year: 12 years plus on the track in Dangan.
Our Club awards night takes place in the Westwood on Friday 19th January at 7PM so there will be no juvenile training in Dangan on this night.
There will be no juvenile training in Dangan on Sunday 14th January due to the County Indoor Championships which take place at AIT . Best of luck to our athletes and coaches who will be attending this event.
The Club Awards night takes place in the Westwood on Friday 19th January.
There will be no training in Dangan on Sunday 14th January as the County Indoor Championships take place in Athlone IT on both Saturday and Sunday.
Best of luck to all our athletes who are participating at these events. Please see the Timetable attached below. Please arrive one hour before your first event and listen to the announcements as events may run ahead or behind the scheduled times.
All athletes must wear the Club vest which can be purchased at training for €15 or on the day.
Training for all Juveniles will resume after the Xmas break on Sunday 7th January 2018.
Welcome to all our new members.
The County Indoor Championships take place in Athlone on Sat 13th and Sunday 14th January so there will be no training on Sunday 14th Jan as many of our athletes and coaches travel to this event.
Day 2 of the Connacht Squad session takes place in Claremorris on Saturday 6th January for athletes who have been selected on this squad.
Isabella Burke put in a tremendous performance today in the U13 Girls race at the National Cross Country Championships in Waterford. Isabella finished in 10th place winning her first individual national medal as one of the top 12 finishers. The U13 Girls team who are current County and Connacht Champions were just outside the medals today finishing in an impressive 4th place with Aoibhe Joyce in 52nd place, Aoibhe Joyce in 52nd, Ava McKeon 61st, Rachael Fahy 66th, Leana Nic Dhonncha 106th and Clodagh Quirke 121st.
Juvenile Training had been Cancelled this morning Sun 10th December.
The weather conditions are pretty bad in parts of the county to be putting athletes/parents and coaches at risk
GCH athletes were in tremendous form at this year’s National Cross Country Championships which was held in Abbotstown today. The U20 team consisting of Eanna Folan (13th) , James Frizzel (15th), Thomas McStay (16th) , Joe Tannian ( 27th), Aaron Brennan (42nd) and Michael Healy (88th) produced a magnificent team effort to take the National title. As National U20 Champions the team has now qualified to represent Ireland at the European Cross Country Championships to be held in Portugal.
The 2018 County Indoor Championships take place on Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th January at Athlone Institute of Technology. Saturday’s competition will include events for athletes from U8 to U12 and Sunday will cater for the U13 – U19 age groups.
This Competition is an ideal event for beginners and for athletes of all levels of ability.
If interested please add your child’s name to the Entry Sheets in the Shed at Training from this weekend. The closing date for entry is Sunday 17th December 2017.