Streets of Galway

2019 Streets of Galway 8km Important Race Information

  • Posted on: 28 July 2018
  • By: david_glynn

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GALWAY CLINIC Streets of Galway 8KM

We would like to welcome you to the Streets of Galway 8km road race for 2019, sponsored by the Galway Clinic. This is the 34th edition of the famous Streets of Galway 8km road race, which is organised by Galway City Harriers AC, the long established athletics club in Galway.  The race is 8km in distance and is approved by AAI.


Streets of Galway 8k 2018 results

  • Posted on: 17 August 2018
  • By: Brian

Many thanks to all who made the 2018 Galway Clinic Streets of Galway 8k a huge success. The biggest ever edition of the famous race was held Saturday 11th August last through the city streets and was made possible by GCH, the Streets committee, hundreds of volunteers, the Galway Clinic and our associate sponsors, as well as Galway City Council, the Gardai and all who helped organise what is one of the citys great summer events, where young and old,and fast and steady runners all take part ! Well done to everyone who was there!


Streets of Galway Pre Race Report

  • Posted on: 10 August 2018
  • By: JoanneOB

It’s going to be another exciting year for the Galway Clinic Streets of Galway 8k! We’ve seen Galway city come alive with festival goers over the past couple of months from artists, musicians to fashionistas, but this Saturday evening the city will be buzzing with eager runners and walkers, as the 33rd race takes over the streets of Galway.


Streets of Galway 8k Registration and number collection

  • Posted on: 3 August 2018
  • By: Brian


Race day is nearly here ! Entrants for the Galway Clinic Streets of Galway 8K on Saturday, August 11th can find your Race Number on the attached document.

 Please ensure you have this number,  along with your  print-out email of registration confirmation details when collecting your race-pack (which includes a fantastic technical t shirt, number with timing chip)  at Race HQ, The Claddagh Hall, South Park, Salthill, Galway.

See map link for location of Claddagh Hall


Galway Clinic Streets of Galway 8k - Prize list

  • Posted on: 15 August 2017
  • By: Brian

The 2017 Galway Clinic Streets of Galway 8k provisional prize list is attached. Congratulations to all those who won a prize,  to all who competed,  and especially to all who visited Galway for the race, on what was an amazing and hugely enjoyable evening of running , watched by thousands on the iconic route. GCH would ask that any queries or amendments be notified by Friday next at noon ,to race email .The final list will be published Friday at 5pm .


The Streets of Galway continues to win the hearts of athletes and the public in Galway

  • Posted on: 14 August 2017
  • By: ciaran

Full results from the Galway Clinic Streets of Galway 2017 can be found here.

The  sun shone brightly last Saturday evening in Galway with over 3000 athletes taking part in the 32nd Galway Clinic Streets of Galway which was sold out once again.

What is now a major event in the Summer Calendar in Galway grows each year and offers athletes and fun runners a unique chance through run through the heart of Galway City.

Volunteer at the Streets of Galway 8KM

  • Posted on: 7 June 2017
  • By: david_glynn

Some typical tasks that our race day volunteers carry out include:       

- staffing the race pack collection desk over race weekend;

- preparing the race route including the start/finish areas;

- acting as race marshals along the race-route;

- handing out water to participants at the 5K mark in Salthill (Rockbarton Road) and at the finish line on Nimmo's Pier in the Claddagh;

- clean-up afterwards.