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Peter Treacy, Benny Gallagher and Paul Joyce 
at the Craughwell Community Games 2006

Craughwell Community Games will take place this bank holiday Monday May 4th from 3pm to 6pm as the astroturf and adjacent fields. It will be an historic occasion as it will be the first time that some of the events will be held on the new athletics facility in Crinnage. Entry fee is €5 per family. Children can take part in the following events in each age group:-

  • Preschool: 25m
  • U6s: 35m
  • U8s: 60m & 80m
  • U10s: 100m, 200m, hurdles
  • U12s: 100m, 600m, ball throw, long puck (boys)
  • U14s: 100m, 800m, hurdles, long jump, shot putt, javelin, long puck (girls)
  • U16s: 100m, 200m, 1500m, discus, high jump, triple jump


Note spikes are not allowed in running shoes for U12s and younger in the community games. U14s and older may wear them.

The following file contains the provisional timetable for the day:- timetable.pdf. Everyone is encouraged to attend whether or not members of the athletic club. The event is intended for all children in the parish and is a great opportunity to represent the parish in the Galway finals either as an individual or on a relay team.

For more information, contact Michael Tobin at 087 6591879.

Friday the 20th. .