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Lust for Life - Ballybrit Racecourse

Athenry AC News - Sun, 2016-09-25 22:36

Congrats to all who took part in the Lust for Life 5KM around Balltbrit race course on Saturday morning, 3 Setpember.

See here.

Category: Race Result

Craughwell AC Marathon Result

Athenry AC News - Sun, 2016-09-25 22:33

Result from the Craughwell AC Marathon on Saturday, 27 August 2016 attached.  

Congrats to AAC athletes who took part!

Category: Race Result Attachments: craughwell_marathon_2016_results.pdf

Results of the Galway AAI Primary Schools XC Semi-Finals

Athenry AC News - Sun, 2016-09-25 22:27

See here and attached.   Congrats to all local athletes who have qualified for the finals this Tueday morning in Renmore...

Thanks to all who helped set up the course, steward, marshall and take the results, but especially Mike Tobin (Craughwell AC) who almost single-handedly efficiently dealt with the record number of entries this year, 1463, and finishers, 1378!

Category: Race Result Attachments: 2016galwayprimaryschoolsxc_semifinals_provisionalresults.pdf

Galway AAI 10KM Road Race Championships ANNOUNCEMENT

Athenry AC News - Sun, 2016-09-25 22:19

From: James A. Lundon

Subject: ANNOUNCEMENT: 2016 Galway AAI 10KM Road Race Championships


The 2016 Galway AAI 10KM Road Race Championships will take place in conjunction with Cumann Lúthchleas Chonamara's Rás 10k Chonamara/Carna 10K road race on Saturday, 8 October @ 4PM.

All Galway clubs are encouraged to ensure that they have teams of women and men competing in this county championship at a standard road distance.

The results of these championships will based on the official result produced by the organisers of the road race and it's incumbent on all athletes to be correctly registered, both club and category.

County medals will be won in the following categories:

* 1st/2nd/3rd Senior Male/Female

* First Three Male O40, O50, O60 and O70

* First Three Female O35, O45, O55

* First three teams of four Male/Female from the same club.

For details on the race itself, see here or here.

Contact Colm Conway or Majella Ní Chríocháin for more details.

Make an afternoon and travel to Carna; you will not be disappointed with either the race or the hospitality the club and local community will give you.  More importantly, it is also a fast course!

Thank you,


Category: Running News