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General Juvenile Information & Fixtures

  • Posted on: 10 February 2006
  • By: Ger

 Training Sessions

Sunday 10.30 a.m. – 12 0’Clock 

Training for all ages (7 -18 years) to begin with warm up for all on the Track in Dangan.

Athletes are then divided into groups for various different disciplines.

Athletes under 12 years of age meet up at the double gates leading out onto the track beside the shed after signing in. U13 - U19 athletes meet on the left hand side of the track after signing in.

Friday 7pm – 8.15pm

All year: 12 years plus on the track in Dangan.


Athletes thrive at Day 1 of the National Indoor Championships

  • Posted on: 21 March 2018
  • By: Ger

Day 1 of the National Indoor Championships took place on Sunday at Athlone IT.  There were many notable accomplishments from our GCH athletes with the club taking home 5 national medals and it was heartening to see that there were numerous personal best performances on the day.

Richard McGrath showed his class in the U12 Boys 60m sprint where he finished in the silver medal position after yet another great battle with Darragh Fahy from Loughrea.


Changes to Juvenile Training due to the Nationals & Easter Break

  • Posted on: 13 March 2018
  • By: Ger

Please note the following changes to Juvenile training  over the next few weeks due to the National Championships and the Easter break.


There will be no training for U13s and older on the following dates;

  • Sunday 18th March            -  Day 1 National Championships
  • Sunday 25th March           -   Day 2 National Championships

Training will go ahead for the 7 – 12 year olds as normal on the 18th & 25th March.



Juvenile Training

  • Posted on: 4 March 2018
  • By: nh

Juvenile Training will go ahead this morning Sunday 4th March 2018 for anyone who can make it in safely.

Please note that the Pavilion is currently closed for the day so there will be no toilet facilities available.


GCH Athletes Impress at Connacht Indoor Championships

  • Posted on: 28 February 2018
  • By: Ger

GCH athletes enjoyed a very successful weekend at the Connacht Indoor Championships in Athlone IT.  There were some exciting performances in the relay competition where ten of our relay teams successfully qualified for the upcoming National Championships on 11th March.  The top four athletes in each event qualify for the  National Championships next month except for the middle distance races and relays where only the top three places go through.


Timetable of Events (amended) for Connacht Indoors 24th/25th Feb

  • Posted on: 12 February 2018
  • By: Ger

Please see below the amended Timetable of Events for the Connacht Indoor Championships which take place in Athlohe IT on Saturday 24th for U12s and U13s  and Sunday 25th February for U14s to Senior.  All athletes must have signed up at training to participate at these events.  There will be no entries taken on the day.

There will be no juvenile training in Dangan on Sunday 25th Feb.