As there are a lot of different events over the next few weekends for juvenile athletes, I just wanted to provide a summary of what's happening here:-
Tomorrow Saturday 7th May – Galway Club track and field for U9, 10 and 11 age groups
Best of luck to all of our athletes taking part!
Sunday 8th May, 3pm – Craughwell Community Games (Preschool to U16)
Provisional timetable is at http://www.craughwellac.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=834&Itemid=78.
Open to children living in the Craughwell community games area – hoping to have a good attendance so that we have strong representation in the Galway finals!
Thursday 19th May – Connacht Secondary Schools Track and Field
Saturday 21st May – Galway Club track and field for U12 to U19 age groups
Wednesday 1st June – Galway City Sports – for primary schools
Saturday 4th June – Naitonal Finals for Secondary Schools T&F
Sunday/Monday 5/6th June – Galway Community Games finals
Saturday 11th June – Connacht Track and Field for U9, 10, 11 and 12 age groups
Wednesday 15th June – provisional date for Christy Kennedy Sports – which is a school competition between Craughwell NS, Ballymana NS, Carrabane NS and Killeeneen NS
Saturday 18th June – Connacht Track and Field for U13 – 19 age groups
Saturday 25th June – National Track and Field for U9, 10 and 11 age groups
Sat/Sun 9/10 July and 23/24 July National Track and Field for U12-19 age groups
A full fixture list is at:- http://www.craughwellac.com/images/stories/documents/fixtures2011.pdf
For National fixtures, the detailed program of different days is contained in http://www.athleticsireland.ie/content/wp-content/uploads/2009/03/juv-booklet-2011_finalpdf.pdf
A reminder also that the club's fit4fun summer camp is starting to fill up so get your forms in this month if possible – details are at :-
Hope everyone enjoys the upcoming events – participation and self-improvement is the key to success, so even if you don't take home some silverware, hopefully you will enjoy taking part and perhaps set a new personal best or two in your events.