Congrats to Rory on his recent Connacht Primary Schools XC victory, which was covered in this weekend's local paper of record, The Connacht Tribune.
Juvenile Club News
2015 County Galway U9-U12 Track and Field Championships will take place at the Regional Sports Centre, Dangan on Saturday 25th April 2015 at 10am.
Time table for Saturday is attached
Please note for long jump and turbo javelin the first group of athletes should be at the event and check in at least 20 minutes before the event to ensure it starts on time.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Relays will be decided by heats and finals, all other events will be decided on times only.
Electronic timing is in operation.
Best of Luck to all our juvenile athletes competing in the Connacht Indoors next weekend 1st and 2nd March at Athlone International Arena
We had a great attendance at tonights training seessions in Athlone from both athletes and coaches- well done to all for making the effort and hopefully the rewards will come next weekend. Next training session in Athlone for those competing in the Connachts will be on Monday night next commencing at 7.30 pm sharp.
Hurdles training has recommenced in the Tech gym under the expert training of Dermot McNamara and Peter Lyons every Thursday evening from 7 pm to 8 pm for U12 ages and upwards.
From Athletics Ireland site - free parking on Sunday if booked in advance!
Results of last Sundays meeting in Ballinasloe
Details of distances and course to be run next Sunday are given in the attachment below.
Best of luck to the 25 Athenry athletes making the trip to Ballinasloe, representing Athenty and Galway in the Connaght XC Championship. Three chances to win a medal in the one race - individual, club and county!
Course Details: ( see map in attachment)
Course has a main Lap ( A ) which must be completed in all races
Lap B and C is inclusive of A
Mike Tobin of Craughwell AC has compiled an excellent record of Galway Juvenile Cross country Champions for the past 10 years. Lots of Athenry Athletes are featured and it makes very interesting reading! Great to see we have added some more Athenry entries to the record in 2013. Click on PDF below to view.
Good luck to all our juvenile Athletes competing in the uneven ages Connachts next Sunday 3rd November.
Details of venue are given below:
Connaught UN-Evens & Seniors XC Championships 2013.
AAI Roscommon in conjunction with St. Ronan's Athletic Club will host the Connaught UNEVENS & Senior league Cross Country Championships 2013.
Date: Sunday, 3rd November
Time: 1pm Sharp
Venue: Padraig Pearses GAA Club