Senior News

News for senior members and athletes

Great performances at the AAI Open Cross Country and Masters Trials

  • Posted on: 25 October 2017
  • By: Mags

There were fine performances all round from GCH athletes on Sunday last at the AAI Open Cross Country Races and Masters Trials , held at the National Sports Campus, Abbottstown in Dublin. On an honest course, underfoot conditions were quite good despite the weather  in the days beforehand, making it conducive to good cross country running. Eleven athletes represented the club in the various races. 

IMPORTANT NOTICE: CONNAUGHT CROSS COUNTRY CANCELLATION Saturday 21st October

  • Posted on: 20 October 2017
  • By: Mags

The Connaught Senior League Cross Country and Connaught Primary Schools Cross Country competitions, scheduled for tomorrw - Saturday 21st October in Roscommon - are now cancelled due to the imminent storm.

This event will be rescheduled. 

CROSS COUNTRY SEASON. Fixtures

  • Posted on: 23 September 2017
  • By: Mags

Its Cross Country season again and time to 'dig out' the spikes. There is quite a 'congested' fixture list from this weekend up to December, between cross country events and also some permitted local road races. This weekend will see the Castlegar Open cross country races and the Loughrea AC 10k road race.

The County Cross Country Championships take place in Tuam on Sunday 1st October.

GCH SUMMER SOCIAL, 26th August.

  • Posted on: 19 August 2017
  • By: Mags

Our annual summer social takes place at Crowe's Bar Bohermore next Saturday, 26th August from 8.00pm We hope to see as many as possible in attendance and finger food will be served. Great way to fuel up after the Claregalway 10K !
This is a great chance to meet and recap all the highlights of the year so far.

The Streets of Galway continues to win the hearts of athletes and the public in Galway

  • Posted on: 14 August 2017
  • By: ciaran

Full results from the Galway Clinic Streets of Galway 2017 can be found here.

The  sun shone brightly last Saturday evening in Galway with over 3000 athletes taking part in the 32nd Galway Clinic Streets of Galway which was sold out once again.

What is now a major event in the Summer Calendar in Galway grows each year and offers athletes and fun runners a unique chance through run through the heart of Galway City.

Upcoming Fixtures to Note

  • Posted on: 19 July 2017
  • By: Mags

FIXTURES. Please find attached a brief fixture list with some dates to note

The following are upcoming fixtures of note for July.

Track & Field:

Thursday 20th July.Dangan Track @7.45pm: Series of 1 mile time trials. (8, 7,6,5,4 minute) All clubs and athletes welcome.

Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd July. National Senior Track & Field championships, Morton Stadium, Santry.

Sunday 30th July. Round 2 National Track & Field League

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