Senior Racing

New Inn 5K Sunday 30th March

  • Posted on: 10 March 2014
  • By: JoanneOB

New Inn 5K Sunday 30th March

Bernie will be taking names (and money if you have it) before Fit4Life training over the next few training evenings. 

€25 for bus and race entry fee. leaving Westside Library 11ish and back again approx. 4ish.

This is a lovely race with a nice and flat route
Road Race starts and finishes in the village of New Inn, Ballinasloe Co. Galway. 

Registration takes place from 11am at the Community Centre in the village.
Race starts at 1.

Refreshements afterwards and biscuits.

Kinvara Rock & Road Results

  • Posted on: 2 March 2014
  • By: JoanneOB

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Well done to everyone who took part in yesterdays 10k and Half Marathon.

Congrats to Matt Bidwell who took his 4th title in row to claim another 1st place in the 10k and Helen Corbett who stormed home in 3rd in under 40 minutrs.

Report to follow but here are the results for now www.precisiontiming.net

5th Annual Cloonacool GAA 5K Road Race

  • Posted on: 17 January 2014
  • By: JoanneOB

5th Annual Cloonacool GAA 5K Road Race

Event date & time: Sun, 2013-02-16 12:00

Location: Community Pitch, Cloonacool, Co. Sligo
Starting at the community pitch, Cloonacool on Sunday, February 16th 2013 at 12:00. Runners, joggers, walkers all welcome.

Entry via www.runireland.comorEntry on the day from 10:30 at pitch.

Entry fee is €10 adult/€5 children/€25 family.

AI approved, Permit #14/091 (Sligo county board).
Changing and shower facilities available.
Refreshments provided afterwards.

2014 Galway Indoor T&F Athlone IT starting at 9.30am sharp, Saturday 18th January

  • Posted on: 17 January 2014
  • By: GCH Web

A bus will leave Dangan carpark at 7.15am, collecting at bus stop across from Dunnes stores Headford rd at 7.25am & Oranmore Community centre at 7.35am. Cost €10. Athletes not travelling by bus need to be in Athlone IT at 8.45am if they are doing events early in the day.

Attached is the timetable for day. There is one major change from earlier editions: the under 13 boys & girls 4x100m relay has been brought forward to the first event on the outer track. Originally it was due near the end of the event. There is also an elite mile during the day around 3.45pm.

10th Tuam AC 8k 19th January 2014

  • Posted on: 13 January 2014
  • By: JoanneOB

This year sees the 10th Anniversary of the Annual Tuam 8k and Tuam AC hope this year will see the largest numbers yet for the race.

Date:
The race takes place this Sunday 19th January 2014.

Entries:
Register at ACTIVE GLOBAL
And for the first 500 entrants the much sought after 3 pack of top quality Kelanji running socks will be available.

Refreshments:
Post race refreshments will provided after the race and very generous cash prizes for First 3 Men and Women.

Prizes:

AI Master & Intermediate​ XC Championship

  • Posted on: 13 January 2014
  • By: JoanneOB

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The Athletics Ireland Master and Intermediate​ Cross Country Championship​s will be held this year in Dunboyne, Co Meath on Sunday 23rd February 2014.

There are 2 Master Team categories, 35+ and 50+ in both the Male and Female categories.
There are Individual Master categories in 35, 40, 45, 50, 55 etc

Athletes can be on Club and County teams
 
Distances include:

1. Master Men 7k

2. Master Men 0/65 4K

3. Master Women 4K

4.Intermediate Men 8K

5.Intermediate Women 5k

4 to score on all club teams.

Fields of Athenry 2013 Results

  • Posted on: 3 January 2014
  • By: JoanneOB

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The Galway City Harriers dominated the field this year with 5 GCH athletes in the Top 14.

In 5th place in the Senior Men’s race this year was Matt Bidwell in 34:05. Gerry Carty took first place in MO40 in 35:31 while Sean Hanley had a great run and took 2nd in the MO40 category in 35:56. Niall Murphy came 2nd in the MO45 category. And without fail Martin McEvilly was there to take first place in the MO65 category in 39:22

All Ireland Novice Cross Country Championships - GCH teams required!

  • Posted on: 24 November 2013
  • By: JoanneOB

All Ireland Novice Cross Country Championships - GCH teams required!

Date - Sunday 15th December 2013

Venue - Waterford IT Campus
Distances Womens 4km, Mens 6km

This is one of the best and most enjoyable races on the calendar, and gets a range of club athletes competing from all over the country, and is a great entry point to National cross country competition.

GCH can enter club teams, with 8 to run and 4 to score, in both Mens and Womens races
GCH athletes will also be considered for selection for the Galway County teams for the event .

XC Uneven Ages and Adults Sunday 3rd Nov

  • Posted on: 31 October 2013
  • By: JoanneOB

Course will be open from 10.0 am
Registration from 9.30am

Course is expected to be soft to firm despite weather
PLease note: The only request from the venue is that spikes are not permitted in the function area or the dressing rooms.

Course Details:
Course has a main Lap ( A ) which must be completed in all races
Lap B and C is inclusive of A
Lap D IS THE ONLY LAP THAT TURNS AT GATE 1 AND is completed first before the main lap and is the big loop in reverse

Start : 182m from Start line to the start of the “A“ lap.

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