Rowing success continues for city club
Thu, May 25, 2023
Galway Rowing Club crews enjoyed success at the recent Nottingham City Regatta.Read more ...
Everard delivers commanding win at universities' championship
Thu, Apr 27, 2023
Galway athletes once again came away with a substantial medal haul at the weekend's Irish Universities Track and Field Championships at Dundrum South Dublin Athletics Track.
Among the highlights was Fiona Everard’s commanding win for University of Galway in the women's 5000 metres in a time of 17.11.Read more ...
Medal haul for young athletes at national indoor event
Thu, Apr 06, 2023
Galway athletes once again came away with a substantial medal haul at the National Juvenile Indoor Championships held at the weekend.Read more ...
UG's Everard delivers gold with dominant display
Thu, Mar 16, 2023
University of Galway's Fiona Everard won gold at the prestigious Irish Universities Cross Country Cross Country Championships in UL in Limerick.
Everard delivered a brilliant run, and was in dominant form after making her decisive move on the first lap of the 5k long women’s race.Read more ...
Medal haul for Galway athletes at Connacht indoor champs
Thu, Mar 02, 2023
Galway clubs enjoyed success the Connacht Indoor Athletic Championships held over two days in Athlone at the weekend.Read more ...
Craughwell women win bronze in national league
Thu, Feb 16, 2023
Craughwell AC had one of its best team achievements on Saturday when the senior women’s team won bronze medal in the National League final in Dublin.
Pitted against the top 16 clubs in Ireland over over days, the women excelled to take the medal in an event which went right down to the wire. And in the last race of the day, the 4x200m, the Craughwell quartet blitzed the field to secure medal winning points.Read more ...
Meehan storms home in first mini-marathon
Thu, Feb 09, 2023
More than 400 athletes took part in a hugely successful inaugural running of the Craughwell AC organised Women’s Mini Marathon held on Bank Holiday Monday.
Jane Ann Meehan of GCH was the overall winner, storming home in a time of 38.06 for a clear victory. Shauna Bocquet of Craughwell AC won the wheelchair category in a superb time of 28.16.Read more ...
Students scoop medals in intervarsities track and field
Thu, Feb 02, 2023
University of Galway athletes secured four medals at the Intervarsities Indoor Track and Field Championships held in the National Indoor Arena in Dublin on Saturday.Read more ...
Outstanding performances from Craughwell women
Thu, Jan 26, 2023
The Craughwell Senior Women’s team had another outstanding day at Round 2 of the National League held in Athlone Indoor Arena. Managed by Sarah Finnegan, the team put in some top-drawer performances across the range of events to qualify for the final in second place on the leader board, just one point off table toppers DSD AC.
The team comprising Sarah Finnegan, Siofra Davis, Caoimhe Kilkenny, Jade Moorhead, Leonore Church, Eva Kelleher, Grace McKermitt, Rachel Finnegan, Sinead Treacy, Aisling Keady, Laura Cunningham Sinead Gaffney and Holly Shaughnessy now go forward to the National final.Read more ...
Moran produces storming run in The Fields of Athenry 10k
Thu, Jan 12, 2023
In the 21st edition of the famous The Fields of Athenry 10k race, organised by local club Athenry AC on St Stephen's Day, Ellen Moran of GCH returned to action with a storming run to take victory in the women's event.Read more ...
Connacht will need greater accuracy to halt Leinster’s title march
Thu, Dec 29, 2022
New Year tests do not come much bigger for Connacht than Sunday’s URC fixture with eight-time champions Leinster.Read more ...
Runners, joggers and walkers get ready for annual GOAL Mile
Thu, Dec 22, 2022
On your marks! The traditional Goal Mile returns to the city and county
The GOAL Mile will celebrate its 40th anniversary this year, with some 25,000 participants running a mile to raise funds for the poorest and most vulnerable communities across the world.Read more ...
Galway trio head to Turin for European Cross Country
Thu, Dec 08, 2022
Thomas McStay of Galway City Harriers travels to Turin, Italy this weekend to compete as part of a strong Irish U23 team at the European Cross-Country Championships.Read more ...
Gold for Bohan at Connacht cross country
Thu, Nov 17, 2022
A gutsy performance by David Bohan in the men’s race over 7km ensured Galway secured a senior gold at the Connacht Cross Country Championships on a testing Roscommon Racecourse on Sunday.Read more ...
Galway’s Fallon and Moran take top spots in Connacht Cross Country
Thu, Nov 10, 2022
Two Galway athletes took senior honours at the Connacht Cross Country Championships in Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim.Read more ...
Cross country championship season starts
Thu, Nov 03, 2022
The Connacht Cross Country Championships at club level kicks off in earnest this weekend, with the even age juveniles and adult senior championships taking place Sunday in Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim.Read more ...
Top ten finishes for Galway athletes
Thu, Oct 20, 2022
Galway athletes excelled at the traditional curtain-raiser to the National Cross-Country season which took place at Abbottstown in Dublin on Sunday on a fast and relatively dry course.Read more ...
Hundreds to compete in Galway Cross Country Championships
Wed, Sep 28, 2022
The first day of the clubs' cross country event for Galway takes place on Sunday at Bushfield, Loughrea.Read more ...
City harriers claim top spot in Grant Thornton sponsored 5k
Thu, Sep 22, 2022
Thomas McStay and Edel Kelly, both of Galway City Harriers, were the winners of the recent Grant Thornton sponsored 5k on the Prom.
Held in superb conditions on Wednesday evening last, the Galway City Harriers showed their international class in this Athletics Ireland organised event,Read more ...
Cross country season off and running
Thu, Sep 15, 2022
The traditional curtain-raiser to the cross country season takes place this Saturday in Galway Racecourse at Ballybrit.Read more ...