Information Board notices for club members
The GCH Track Sessions on Tuesday evenings are proving to be very popular with significant numbers attending every week. The Final Term of 2016 has begun and all members are invited to participate.
To take maximum advantage of available daylight sessions will continue with a 6:30pm start time for September.
Important notes: - Meet point for warm-up, drills and the session briefing will be at the Hockey Pitch, not the Athletics track.
Please show your support for our Galway teams.
The GCH mens National Track & Field League manager, (an excellent determined manager ) Brendan Glynn, has shared with us the following statement :
With Olympics in Rio kicking off in August, why not give your attention to Elite athletics domestically?
The National Half Marathon takes place in Dublin on Sunday, August 7th. Anyone wishing to enter can do so using the link below . The Club will reimburse entry fee for those who run.
Be sure to select Half Marathon-AAI Member 7 August. You will need your AAI membership number. Contact or message Mags @ 0879234224 for your Reg. number
The National Junior & u23 championships take pace in Tullamore on Saturday 2nd July.Timetable below.
Friday 24th June is entry deadline
Entries to secretary
Track times have now changed to 6.30pm at the usual spot each Tuesday night at Dangan Track!!
Track will now be merged wih Galway Triathlon Club members, this will help it group sizes and to ensure a good range of paces.
Please ensure your track fees are paid in advance.
Last date for entries is Sunday 19th June.
There are two upcoming National Track & Field Championships.
The National Senior Track & Field Championships take place on the 25th and 26th June in Morton Stadium, Santry. Closing date for entries is Friday 17th June.
The Under 23 National Track & Field Championships , along with the Junior championships take place on July 2nd in Tullamore
The Athenry Half Marathon (formaly theMoniea Half) takes place on Saturday 25th June at 11am.There is also a 5km on the day.
Entry is €25 for the Half Distance and €15 for the 5km.
If you are looking to break a time there are 1.30, 1.40, 1.50 and 2 hour pacers.
Full details and regitration can be found at www.athenryachalfmarathon.com.