Senior Racing

Clonbur Half Marathon

  • Posted on: 20 August 2013
  • By: JoanneOB

With some great prizes for the winners of the Corrib Mask Half Marathon Challenge this weekend on Sunday 25th August at 12.00pm.

1st Male and Female €100 each 2nd Male and Female €75 each 3rd Male and Female €50 each Whoever SETS a new course record (male and female)will get €150!

Last years times were 1.17.59 MALE and 1.41.46 FEMALE.

This year there will be a dinner voucher for two for both 1st M and 1st F over 60's!


Boston Scientific 5k Road Race

  • Posted on: 14 August 2013
  • By: JoanneOB

The Annual Boston Scientific 5k takes place on Tuesday 27th August at Maree Community Centre, Oranmore at 7pm.

Entries are €15 and registration is at

Entries will also be taken at the Race HQ on the night (provided race limit has not been reached).

Entry Prizes in all categories. AAI Permitted.

All proceeds go to East Galway Cancer Care so please support.

Martin Egan Memorial 10k Race

  • Posted on: 14 August 2013
  • By: JoanneOB

The 4th Annual Martin Egan Memorial Race 10k takes place on Saturday 31st August in Gort at 6.30pm.

Entries are €15 and registration is at
Entries will also be taken on the night from 5.00pm

Prizes in categories including 1st, 2nd & 3rd Male and Female. 1st O/40, O/50 & O/60.
The Martin Egan Memorial Cup will be presented to the overall winner, with a second cup been presented to the first local person home.

Manual timing, race clock. Refreshments served in Community Centre after the race. AAI Permitted.

RESULTS: Day 1 Galway Senior/ Master / Junior Athletics 2013

  • Posted on: 7 July 2013
  • By: JoanneOB

Congratulations to all who took part in Day 1 of the GALWAY SENIOR/MASTERS/JUNIOR ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2013.

In the Mens 400m there was a clean sweep for the Galway City Harriers with Rony Kelly winning Gold in 52.09, in 2nd Conor O'Rourke won Silver in 54.15 and in 3rd winning Bronze was Ronan Coyle 54.82

In the Womens Senior 400m Rachel Finnegan of Craughwell AC took Gold in 1:07.07 while Niamh Hennelly Galway City Harriers came away with a Silver medal for 2nd place in 1:09.37

REMINDER Galway Senior/Masters/Junior Athletics Championships 2013

  • Posted on: 7 July 2013
  • By: JoanneOB


Galway AAI County Board are pleased to announce the 2013 Galway Senior, Masters and Junior Track & Field Athletics Championships sponsored by Avaya to be held over three days at the Dangan track, Regional Sports Centre facility in NUI Galway grounds.

Dates and events schedules:

Day 1 - Thursday 4 July starting at 7.00pm - 400m, Triple Jump, Javelin, Hammer, 1500m, Distance (400, 800, 1200, 1600m) Relay.

National Half Marathon

  • Posted on: 27 June 2013
  • By: JoanneOB

The Woodie’s DIY 2013 National Half Marathon Championships in conjunction with the Rock ‘n’ Roll Dublin Half Marathon will take place on the 5th of August, 2013 in Dublin’s City Centre.

Entry is €25.00 per individual until 1st July 2013 • €49.00 from 2nd July - 28th July 2013

If you wish to take part this year please Email or contact Brian Bruton by Monday on or 0879278337

Craughwell 5k Fun Run 16th June

  • Posted on: 15 June 2013
  • By: JoanneOB

Craughwell Senior AC club are holding a 5k on Sunday 16th June 2013 at 1pm.
Entry is €10 on the day.
Registration takes place from 12noon at Craughwell National School.
Run starts at 1pm from Craughwell National School.
Jones counter measured and AAI permit granted.
Lovely fast flat course encircling Craughwell Village.
Runners, joggers and walkers are all very welcome, however, you must be over 16 years of age.
For more information go to