The first event of the day was the marathon which kicked off bright and early at 8:30am. Starting at Nimo's Pier at the Claddagh, the athletes ran 2 laps of South Park before running through the heart of Salthill as far as the Barna Road junction. The route then lead the athletes back via the Golf Club and along the Prom returning to the Claddagh. Following this the runners completed another 3 laps of this course. The race started under blue cloudless skies and conditions remained dry and very pleasant for the duration of all 3 events.
Avail of the Early Bird registration fee of just €15. You can register online at https://athenryac.wufoo.com/forms/fields-of-athenry-10km-registration-form/ until 30th September!
Congrats to Mary Kealy on her most recent win, the Loughrea AC 'Grey Lakes' 10KM today, Sunday, 25 September.
It was a very difficult day for running: wind, rain and cold. Congrats to all who even ventured out today, let along those who lapped the grey lake.
Result is here.
"A big THANK YOU to parents,athletes, coaches,spectators and volunteers for coming out today and supporting this event ...
Congrats to the organisers of the Clarinbridge Oyster series of races on Saturday, 10 September 2016 on a very success inaugural event.
Congrats to all in Craughwell AC who were involved in Celebrity Operation Transformation which took place in the club's new facility on Saturday, 17 September 2016. See here and here. Should be on the RTE Player too, if you missed the last installation in the current serious
See here and attached!
Congrats to all who took part in the Lust for Life 5KM around Balltbrit race course on Saturday morning, 3 Setpember.
Result from the Craughwell AC Marathon on Saturday, 27 August 2016 attached.
Congrats to AAC athletes who took part!