Friday 12th April - Monday 22nd April 2019 Friday 12th April - Depart Shannon-Faro 10:20am Ryanair FR2303Transfers to accommodation in Aldeia da Falésia from this flight Monday 22nd AprilTransfers from Aldeia da Falésia at 10am for Faro.Depart Faro -Shannon 13:30 Ryanair FR2304 Cost: €175 including transfers, accommodation (2 people sharing in Aldeia de Falesia) and coaching camp fee. This will be discounted to €160 if paid in full by 19th January. Other accommodation options are available in the area.
Information Board notices for club members
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.
TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE
Tickets for our Annual Awards Night on Sunday 2nd December at 7 pm in the Menlo Park Hotel are now available through MyClubFinances.com on the above link.
The format is similar to previous years with a Buffet Dinner, Dessert and Tea/Coffee followed by presentation of the Awards.
Our neighbouring club Clare River Harriers AC will host their 31st Annual 10k Road Race tomorrow, Saturday 25th August starting at 6pm. Online entry still available.
Flat one lap course: http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/fullscreen/272113223/
Entry Fee €20 ( €5 from each entry fee goes to Gallway Hospice). T-shirt for all online entries.
All roads lead to Tullamore this weekend for GCH athletes competing in the final events of the Track & Field season. The National Masters Track & Field Championships takes place this Saturday 18th August in Tullamore while Sunday will see the long awaited final of the National Track & Field League team competition, also being held in Tullamore.
Some upcoming dates to note: The National Senior Track & Field Championships take place on Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th July in Morton Stadium. The closing date for entry is this Friday, 20th July. Contact club secretary for entry/information asap.
The National Masters Track & Field Championships take place on Saturday 18th August in Tullamore. Closing date for entry is Friday 10th August. Contact club secretary for entry/information.
The very best of luck to all the GCH athletes who will be competing at National level this weekend. This Saturday 30th June will see our athletes compete at the National Junior and u23 Championships in Tullamore, while on Sunday 1st July, our juveniles will be in action at the Juvenile Games (u9-11 plus relays, and u12/13 Field events) , also in Tullamore.
Below are timetables for Saturday and Sunday events.
The final race of this year's Galway County Adult Championship will be a mixed distance relay race on grass. (600m, 200m, 800m, 400m). The race will take place this Saturday evening, 30th June in Merlin Woods City Park, Doughiska as part of the Castlegar AC Tribal Games big event.
The relay for women is due to begin at 7pm followed by the mens relay. Registration on the day.
The Tribal Games event itself begins at 5pm with a wide range of events for all ages- from sprints to mile races. Entry to the event is €5 , great family event day in store. Event timetable below.