Senior Athletes

This section contains articles relating to our club athletes.

Weekend Round up 16th/17th February

  • Posted on: 18 February 2019
  • By: Mags

National Senior Indoor Championships

It was a hugely successful and momentous weekend for Galway City Harriers’ athletes at the National Senior Indoor Championships held in Abbottstown, Dublin last weekend. A haul of four National medals, two of them gold: Cillin Greene winning a fantastic maiden National Senior title, and Sean Breathnach adding to his haul of over twenty National Senior titles.

NB GCH Annual General Meeting WEDNESDAY 30TH January

  • Posted on: 24 January 2019
  • By: Mags

 

The Galway City Harriers AGM will take place on Wednesday, 30th January 2019 in the Menlo Park Hotel, at 8pm.

As members, any thoughts/ideas you may have will contribute towards the development of our club. We would greatly appreciate your attendance this year.

For more details contact secretary@galwaycityharriers.com       0r Mags at 0879234224

Call out for teams for National Masters & Intermediate Cross Country Championships

  • Posted on: 18 January 2019
  • By: Mags

The National Intermediate and Masters Cross Country Championships takes place on Sunday 3rd February. Dundalk IT is the venue for this year's Championships ( link to race schedule below). The club are looking to put teams together in the various races. The Master individual categories begin at over 35 through to over 75s. 

Any interested club athletes contact the secretary ( details below ) by Friday 27th January.

Master Team categories are : o35, o50 and o65. Club athletes will also be considered for the Galway County Teams. 

County Indoors Results links

  • Posted on: 18 January 2019
  • By: Mags

Well done to all our Juvenile, Senior and Master athletes who competed at the recent Galway County Indoor Championships, which were held in Athlone. Fantastically organised competition, with close to one thousand competitors competing over the two days. Full results links below for both days. 

Next Indoor competiton approaching is the National Junior & u23 Championships on January 27th in Athlone. Please note the closing date is 22nd January for this event. 

Senior/Master County Indoors & Updated Fixture List

  • Posted on: 21 December 2018
  • By: Mags

The Galway County Indoors takes place on 12th and 13th January 2019 in Athlone. The Senior and Master competition will take takes place on the Sunday (13th January). Please note the closing date is Thursday 3rd January for Senior and Master entries. (v35&v50). Contact the club Secretary for entry. Any master athlete who wishes to compete as a senior - let me know when putting your name forward. All athletes must be registered for 2019 in order to compete.

Merry Christmas everyone and hope you all have a Happy New Year !!

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Information for National Cross Country in Abbottstown

  • Posted on: 23 November 2018
  • By: Mags

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.

Upcoming Races & Fixture List

  • Posted on: 13 November 2018
  • By: Mags

Attached is a fixture list with a mix of Cross Country/Indoor Track & Field and some local Road Races. Please Note the following upcoming fixtures:

The Ballinderreen 10k this Sunday 18th November at 12.30pm, organised by South Galway Athletic Club, will incorporate the Galway County 10k Road Race Championships.

Two upcoming National Cross Country events - entry information:

1) Sunday 25th November: National Senior and Junior Cross Country Championships (Abbottstown). Entry to club secretary by Wednesday night 14th November.

NB. Connaught Senior/Master Cross Country League Reminder

  • Posted on: 25 October 2018
  • By: Mags

Please note the following information and closing dates for the Connaught League xc, Legs 2&3.

November 4th.  Leg 2 Sen/Master/Novice League. Venue: Sligo Racecourse.  

Closing date: Friday 26th October. 

November 11th. Leg 3 Sen/Master/Novice League. Venue: Belleek Woods, Ballina.

Closing date: Wednesday 31st October.

Contact secretary for entry:  secretary@galwaycityharriers.com or Mags at 0879234224

 

 

Reminder CONNAUGHT SENIOR/MASTER Cross Country League

  • Posted on: 7 October 2018
  • By: Mags

Connaught Senior League: details of Leg 1 below, plus dates/venues for Legs 2 & 3. Closing date for Leg 1 is Monday evening 8th October. Please read details below and contact the club secretary if you wish to compete in any of the races.

Saturday 13th October.   Leg 1, Bushfield, Loughrea, Galway. Start time approx.1.10pm women, 1.30pm men. (Connaught Primary School commence at 12pm if anyone wishes to be there to support-only 4 races). Senior League entries to club secretary ASAP.

Upcoming events and fixture list

  • Posted on: 19 July 2018
  • By: Mags

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.

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