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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

Galway Simon Women’s 10K Mini Marathon Results

  • Posted on: 26 June 2013
  • By: JoanneOB

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Congratulations to Regina Casey of GCH who won this year’s Galway Simon Women’s 10K Mini Marathon on Sunday 23rd June.

It was a wet and windy day in Salthill on Sunday but that didn't deter 789 women (and men) braving the elements in aid of Galway Simon.

The 1st lady home was our own Regina Casey who is having a tremendous year so far in a time of 40:29. Second home was Alvy Carragher in 41:25 and in third place was Theresa Doherty in 41:32.

Well done to everyone who took part and to our own GCH participants.

7th Annual Annaghdown Summer Solstice 10k.

  • Posted on: 26 June 2013
  • By: JoanneOB

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We are thinking of changing the name of the race next year to the Annual Annaghdown Summer Soaking!

The day started off warm and dry, as it had been for much of the week. Yes, the rains were promised, but it seemed to be holding off, until about 5pm. Then, as in 5 of the previous years, down it came.

Milltown 'Run for Ollie' 10KM Results

  • Posted on: 23 June 2013
  • By: JoanneOB

The 4th Annual Milltown 10k "Run for Ollie" took place on Saturday the 15th June.

550 participants took part in the Milltown race in perfect running conditions.

In the mens race John Mannion from Roscommon took first place in 33:30 just ahead of John Byrne from Mayo AC who came in second place in 33:32 and David Tiernan from Mayo came in 3rd in a time of 36.03.

In the womans race Mary Glesson from Mayo AC retained her title in a great time of 38.09 with Eimear O'Leary from Clarinbridge coming in 2nd and Ann Lennon from Galway in 3rd.

Portumna Forest Marathon

  • Posted on: 23 June 2013
  • By: JoanneOB

Well done to everyone who took part in the various Races held at the Portuman Forest Marathon on June 15th. 29 completed the 100k, 74 the 50k, 117 the marathon, 113 the half with 67 running the 10k.

A special mention to Gerry Carty who completed the marathon in 3:07 qualifying him for the Boston Marathon next year.

Congrats to Grainne Ni Uallachain who was 2nd home in female Half Marathon race in 1:33:46!

Well done to Martina Possman who completed the 50KM in 5:25:58!

For all the results go to www.redtagtiming.com

Monivea Half Marathon & 5km 2013

  • Posted on: 10 June 2013
  • By: JoanneOB

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Congrats to Gearoid Hynes (Galway City Harriers) who was first home in the Men’s Half Marathon in a 1:21:36 followed by Philip Nyland (Celbridge AC) in second place in 1:23:51 and third place by Tomasz Kadzielanski in 1:27:20.

Sinead Brody (Galway City Harriers) came first place in the Ladies Half Marathon in 1:30:50, followed in second place by Sinead Foran (Athenry AC) in 1:33:56 and Roisin Farragher in third in 1:37:16.

Congrats to Matthew Bidwell (Galway City Harriers) was placed first in the 5km race 16:13.

Results of Galway 5k Series - Tuam Leg

  • Posted on: 6 June 2013
  • By: JoanneOB

Congrats to Peter O’Sullivan (Loughrea AC) who was first home in the Men’s Race in a fantastic time of 15:46 followed by Owen Byrne (Galway City Harriers) with a PB of in 16:06 with Patrick O’Toole (Mayo AC) coming 3rd in 16:45.

Taking first place again in the Ladies Race was Regina Casey of GCH in 18:33, followed in 2nd place by Sinead Foran (Athenry AC) in 19:17 and Ruthann Sheehan in 3rd place in 19:30.

Well done to everyone who took part and a special thanks to Tuam AC for organising the last race of the series.

The Mayfly 10K Challenge 2013

  • Posted on: 30 May 2013
  • By: JoanneOB

Well done to everyone who took part from GCH in the Mayfly 10K Challenge 2013.

Results in the Men's Race were as follows:
1st - Alan O'Shea with an amazing time of 33:45
2nd - Chris McGrath (Galway City Harriers) in 37:29
3rd - Ray Sommers (Athenry AC) in 37:47
In the O40 category, James Ferry took 1st with a time of 38:53
In the O50 Martin Kearney was 1st (Galway City Harriers) with a time of 40:13
and in the O60 category Martin McEvvily (Galway City Harriers) with a time of 39:57

Results in the Ladies Race were as follows:

Galway 5K Series - Ballybrit Results

  • Posted on: 30 May 2013
  • By: JoanneOB

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Galway City Harriers hosted this week’s leg of the Galway 5K Series which took place on Tuesday 28th May.

A huge congrats to John Greaney (Galway City Harriers) who was first home in the Men’s Race with a PB of 16:28, followed by John Lane (Craughwell AC) in 17:04 with Lyall Guiney (Athenry AC) coming 3rd in 17:29.

Taking first place again in the Ladies Race was Regina Casey of GCH in 19:14. Ruthann Sheahan (Athenry AC) came in second place in 19:55, followed by Jane-Ann Healy (Athenry AC) in 3rd place in 20:09.

Results and Report National League Round 1

  • Posted on: 27 May 2013
  • By: bglynn

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Round 1 of the National League took place yesterday in Tullamore. The GCH men’s team competes in the premier division. This round we were missing some of our key athletes. The Juvenile club stepped up to the mark and covered us. Without them we would have no chance of making the final in August.

100m

Young Aidan Conneely showed that he can mix it with the seniors in the 100m; he ran really good and was unlucky not to finish higher in the places.

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