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Juvenile Membership is open to athletes aged 7 to18 years.
Our Juvenile Training sessions are all held at the track in Dangan, Newcastle.
- Sundays 10.30am-11.45am. 7 year olds and upwards
- Wednesdays 7.00pm-8.15pm. 12 years and upwards
- Fridays 7.00pm-8.15pm. From November to Easter ( 7 - 11yrs) - Indoors @ The Pavillion
- over 9 yrs- Sept to June - Track
Our annual summer social takes place at Crowe's Bar Bohermore next Saturday, 26th August from 8.00pm We hope to see as many as possible in attendance and finger food will be served. Great way to fuel up after the Claregalway 10K !
This is a great chance to meet and recap all the highlights of the year so far.
Eight Galway athletes were selected for this years Celtic Games International V teams from Scotland and Wales in Morton Stadium yesterday demonstrating the current growing strength of athletics in Galway . This is attributal to many years of hard work and commitment from these athletes and also to a huge voluntary effort by Club Coaches, the County Board and parents within the various clubs.
Day 3 of the Championships took place on Sunday in glorious sunshine in Tullamore. Emma Moore got the day off to a brilliant start with a Gold medal in the the U14 Girls 200m in a great new pb of 26.1. Emma is now reigning National Champion in both the 200m and 800m U14 a remarkable achievement from a very hard working athlete.
Darragh Jennings won the club’s second medal of the day with a great throw of 33.45m in the U14 Boys Discus to claim the Silver medal. Darragh also won a bronze medal in the Shot Putt last week.
Day 1 & 2 of the 2017 National Championships took place over the weekend in warm weather conditions in Tullamore. Three athletes claimed National Titles in what was a hugely successful weekend for the Club.
As The National Championships take place over the next three weekends Sunday 25th June is last day of training before the Summer break for our younger athletes. Training for all will resume again in early September.
Training will continue as normal during the weekdays for those who have qualified for the National Championships over the next three weeks.
GCH athletes were in top form at the Connacht Championships yesterday in Sligo. There were some terrific performances on the day where multiple Connacht titles were won by the Club’s athletes. It is heartening to see so many qualifiers for the 2017 National Championships in July. A big thank you to all the officials who organised the event on the day.
The timetable of events for Saturday's Connacht Championships is on our GCH Juvenile FB page as follows...
Note there is one page covering track and another covering field events.
GCH athletes had a very successful and enjoyable day out at the Connacht Championships in Sligo IT yesterday despite the wet and windy conditions.