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.
There will be no juvenile training in Dangan on Sunday 25th February due to the Connacht Indoor Championships which are being held in Athlone IT.
Best of luck to all our athletes and coaches.
Training will continue as normal on Friday night at 7pm.
Please see below the amended Timetable of Events for the Connacht Indoor Championships which take place in Athlohe IT on Saturday 24th for U12s and U13s and Sunday 25th February for U14s to Senior. All athletes must have signed up at training to participate at these events. There will be no entries taken on the day.
There will be no juvenile training in Dangan on Sunday 25th Feb.
Please Note: There are 2 GAA matches in Pearse Stadium this Sunday 11th February- one at 12pm and one at 2pm, so anyone heading to Clarinbridge to the Cross Country from that direction, please leave Galway City early to get out to Clarinbridge ! Galway Athletics are looking for more marshals / helpers for the Cross Country this Sunday, 11th February in Clarinbridge. Quite a lot of volunteer work has gone in up to this point to ensure the event happens here in Galway and is successful.
Club Information Evening.
For anyone new to Athletics or anyone who wants to know more about the various competitions and seasons in athletics they are welcome to come along to a Club Information evening in Craughwell Community Centre this evening, Tuesday 30th January, at 8pm.
Proposed Timetable - 8:00 - Insurance - Peter Hanlon - McMahon Galvin Insurance- 8:30 - Juvenile Calendar, Competition Entry - County Board - 9:00 - Paul Byrne - Athletics Ireland
The 2018 Connacht Indoor Championships take place on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th February in Athlone Institute of Technology. This event is open to all GCH registered athletes in the U12 – U19 age groups. This competition is however more competitive than the county championships and best suits athletes with reasonable levels of fitness.
There will be no juvenile training in Dangan on Sunday 25th February as athletes and coaches travel to this event.
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.