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Month: September 2023

World Record Relay Sign-Up!

World Record Relay Sign-Up!

Help!! On 28th October 2023 Craughwell AC are attempting to break the record for the most number of people in a relay in 12 hours. We need YOUR help! Sign up for free to run 100m using the page below, and full details!. Ireland’s fastest man Paul Hession signing up the last time Craughwell AC had a record breaking relay attempt – what a great day!! We are delighted also to have Pat Reidy and his company Xyea on board…

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Fitzgerald gets the hat-trick at Galway Cross Country 2023

Fitzgerald gets the hat-trick at Galway Cross Country 2023

Cross Country Season kicked off in traditional style this weekend with the Galway Even Ages and Senior Championships.  The Championships was hosted in Ballybrit jointly by Tuam AC and Castlegar.  (All the pictures in this article are credit of John O’Connor – check out his flickr for more brilliant shots.) William Fitzgerald cemented his reign as king of Galway Cross Country with a dominant win in the Men’s senior race, his third title in a row.  William’s plan was to “sit…

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Craughwell take the Shield in Brilliant Castlegar

Craughwell take the Shield in Brilliant Castlegar

Most clubs use road races as their annual fundraiser. It’s easy to see why – they are easy to organise and potentially get big support. Castlegar are a little unique in that they have made it their mission to make the discipline of Cross Country accessible to all, bringing some glamour and fun to the event with a great family day out. The Castlegar festival of Cross Country is proving a big draw and many happy families had a great…

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