GCH hosted a hugely successful Awards Night on Friday 18th November in the Westwood Hotel . The event celebrated the achievements of Club athletes and members in their sporting achievements over the past year, including the recent National marathon win by their Senior Ladies team. The club presented awards across the Club to Senior Members, Juvenile Members and Fit4Life Members as well as to various teams and international stars.
Many thanks to everyone who has bought and booked their tickets for the Club's Awards Night tomorrow night, Friday 18th November at 7pm.
We have now reached capacity at the Hotel and this event is now sold out.
Looking forward to a great night celebrating the Club's Achievements during the year.
The last two Cross Country events of 2016 are National events.
The National Clubs /Inter County xc takes place on Sunday 27th November at the National Sports Campus, Abbotstown, Dublin. Distances are as follows: Sen.Men 10k, Sen.Women 8K, Junior Men 6k, Junior Women 4k.
Closing date is this Friday 18th November. Anyone interested, please confirm asap.
The date for the National Novice xc is Sunday, 11th December at Dundalk IT. Novice Women 4k, Novice Men 6k. Anyone wishing to compete, please let me know asap.
There will be no training in Dangan for Juveniles on Fri 18th Nov due to the Club Awards Night in the Westwood. See full details on our Facebook page.
We are hosting our Awards Night on Friday 18th November in the Westwood Hotel from 7pm to 10pm.
We will be celebrating the achievements of our Club Members in their sporting achievements and their tireless volunteering.
Indoor training has resumed at the Pavillion on Friday nights for 7 to 11 year olds . It runs from 7pm to 8.15pm and will continue until March.
Our U11 Girls were first off in Westport today on one of the toughest cross country courses in the country. Mia Craughwell ran a very brave race from the front and held on for a silver medal in a close finish. Kayla McKeon followed up in 39th place and Clodagh Quirke in 51st.
Next up were the U11 Boys where Richard McGrath and Ronan Duggan ran well finishing 58th and 64th respectively.
CONNACHT CHAMPIONSHIPS – UNEVEN AGES, NOVICE AND MASTERS
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2016
INFORMATION ON THE VENUE
Registration will be open from 11 am.
The first race will start at 12 noon.
Please access Westport House via the Westport Quay gates (less than a mile from town centre).
GPS Co-ordinates are N53.80581 W9.539. http://www.westporthouse.ie/find-us/
As many of our athletes and coaches will be attending the Connacht Cross Country Championships in South Park on Sunday 30th October there will be no training for 7 to 12 year olds on this day.
We have had a number of volunteers who have agreed to look after this age group on Sunday 6th November (which is the date of day 2 of the Connachts ) so we will now be able to go ahead with training as normal and do not have to cancel on 6th November as previously advised.
Day 1 of the Connacht Cross Country championships takes place in South Park/Claddagh on Sunday 30th October. We would like to wish good luck to our many juveniles U12/14/16/18 who will be competing.
Please arrive at 10.50am to collect your race number and for a pre race warm up.
There will be no training in Dangan for 7 - 12 year olds on Sunday 30th October as the coaches will be attending this event.