Juvenile News

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GCH Athletes Shine at All-Irelands in Tullamore - UPDATED With Full Report

  • Posted on: 22 July 2009
  • By: mel

Coach P.J. Coyle as provided this full report of GCH's brilliant National Juvenile Championships.

The athletes could not achieve these results without the mentoring of a dedicated group of coaches. Well done to Pauline Harrington, Frank McGuire, David O’Shaughnessy, Belinda Hanahoe, Eamon O’Donnell, Oliver Geraghty, Kieran Whyte, P.J. Coyle, Sean O’Muircheartaigh, Neil Johnson, Johnie Carter, Dinny Maher for giving up their time & preparing the athletes so well.


The mile has all the elements of drama

  • Posted on: 16 July 2009
  • By: mel

...so said Sir Roger Bannister. Well, this classic distance is being brought back to life in Galway with Athenry's Alan Burke organising the Summer Edition of the Magic Mile meet. It's on Friday 24th July from 7:30pm in Dangan. The Spring Edition was a great success with plenty of official PBs recorded by GCH runners. Again it is being run in the graded meet format where people run against others of similar pace - so no need to worry about being lapped! It's just E5 to enter on the night. In anticipation, here are some all-time classic mile races to get you in the form ...

Busy Week For Juveniles

  • Posted on: 10 May 2009
  • By: mel

It was a busy week for the Juvenile athletes, coaches and officials. Starting with the Galway T&F Championships last weekend and followed by the South Connacht Regional Schools competition. All the results are now available and are attached ...