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Month: February 2017

Craughwell 10 News.

Craughwell 10 News.

  With less than a month to go to Craughwell 10 Mile Road Race preparations are well under way. It’s been a busy week of entries so don’t forget to register here: http://www.active.com/craughwell-galway/running/distance-running-races/craughwell-10-2017?int=  This year we are delighted to announce that  Revive Active are our main sponsors you can see their range of products here https://reviveactive.com/   This year the category prizes are as follows  1st 2nd 3rd lady 1st 2nd 3rd male first lady over 40 First male over 40 First lady…

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Statistics from Scotland

Statistics from Scotland

In the beginning – Glasgow 2008 I have updated a roll of honour of medallists in the Scottish Indoor Track & Field:- http://www.craughwellac.com/site/images/statistics/RollOfHonourScottishIndoorTrackAndField.pdf Some interesting snippets:- We have won a total of 17 medals in these championships – 12 jumps and 5 track Jerry Keary becomes the first person from the club to win medals on 2 different trips to Scotland Evan Hallinan becomes the first boy from the club to win 2 medals on same trip 5 of the…

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Program for Connacht Indoors 25/26 Feb 2017

Program for Connacht Indoors 25/26 Feb 2017

The provisional program for the Connacht Indoors is available at the following links:- Day 1 Saturday 25 Feb U12s and U13s Day 2 Sunday 26 Feb U14s up to Seniors Note that its not possible to guess times of individual events until the list of entries is published. So for example ithe first long jump is at 10am on Saturday. If there are 20 participants, it will take approx an hour. If there are 40 participants, it will take approx…

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Craughwell AC U13s Dominate AIT Grand Prix!

Craughwell AC U13s Dominate AIT Grand Prix!

The victorious Craughwell AC U13 4x200m relay teams with team managers Helen Hallinan and Mairead Lavan On a marvellous night of athletics at the AIT Grand Prix, the cool calm and clinical Craughwell U13 relays stole the show in the opening events of the night when winning both relays with an exquisite display of sprinting and baton changing from all members of the 2 teams. The girls were on the track first and with Katie Scully handing off to Jade…

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Great Weekend at Scottish Indoors!

Great Weekend at Scottish Indoors!

Jerry Keary, Aoife Walsh and Ben Garrard at day 1 of the Scottish Indoor Track & Field Championships in the Emirates Arena in Glasgow A large group of athletes made the trip to Glasgow at the weekend to take part in the Scottish Indoor Track and Field Championships for the U20, U15 and U13 age groups. It was the largest group ever from the club to travel to Scotland since our first trip in 2008 when 27 athletes made the short…

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Connacht Schools X Country Finals 7th Feb

Connacht Schools X Country Finals 7th Feb

Many of the clubs’ secondary schools’ athletes headed to Sligo yesterday for the Connacht Schools Cross Country Finals. Calry Community Park lived up to its reputation as being one of the “muckiest”, toughest cross country courses. Yesterday possibly beat all other years on the mud scale!!! Arriving to Sligo the weather was beautiful with bright sunny skies, and one would have thought clean, dry fields. This wasn’t to be the case. There are plenty of weary muscles today as legs…

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Craughwell 10 Race Information.

Craughwell 10 Race Information.

Q: When does the race take place?  A: 19th March 2017 at 1pm. Q: Where does it take place? A: Craughwell Community Hall, St. Michaels hall, Craughwell village. Q: Is the course accurately measured? A: yes it is. Q: Is this race Athletics Association of Ireland (AAI) certified? A; Yes. Q: Is he event chip timed? A; Yes. Q: How much does it cost to enter?  A: €25 online. http://www.active.com/craughwell-galway/running/distance-running-races/craughwell-10-2017?int= Q: Where can I park? A: Parking is available in the…

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Craughwell 10 2017.

Craughwell 10 2017.

Craughwell 10 Road Race 2017. The 2017 Galway AAI 10 Mile Road Race championships will take place in conjunction with the Craughwell AC 10 mile road race on Sunday March 19th at 1pm. With an exciting new route! Enter here! http://www.active.com/craughwell-galway/running/distance-running-races/craughwell-10-2017?int= All Galway clubs are encouraged to ensure that they have teams of women and men competing in this fabulous event, which is the main club race for Craughwell AC. The results of these championships will be based on the…

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