Club News

Greystones Athletic Club

 
Well done to everyone who took part in the Leinster Championships in Navan last Sunday. Congratulations to Emma Quirk and Ellen McNally who won gold in the U9 long jump and to Emma and Erin O’Brien Howard who were 4th in the 300m. Congrats also to Eoin Taggart who won silver in the 1500m at the Juniors in Kilkenny on Sun and to Niamh Kearney who ran 2.19 for 800m in Manchester.


Next Tues we have the County team competition in Greystones from 6pm – 8 or possibly 8.30pm. This is for U9-U15 with teams of 4 competing and is a very enjoyable event. You must be willing to stay for theentire event, as otherwise your team will not be able to finish the competition. Names to Theresa asap.


A REMINDER OF OTHER UP-COMING COMPETITIONS
Please note the closing dates for entries, as no late entries are being taken this year by Leinster. Leinster Seniors/Masters is in Tullamore on June 5th and we need names and events right away please.

 

  • The Bray Invitational event will be held on Tues 14th June in Greystones and once again we have beeninvited to take part. Names for this one by Fri 10th June, please.
  • Co. 3k/5k is on Greystones on Wed 15th June at 7.30pm
  • Next event is the Leinster Team competition for U9-U15’s on Sat. Jun 11th in St Abban’s Monavea. A lovely relaxed competition with teams of 4 athletes doing two events each plus a relay. Names to Theresa by June 1st latest for this one.
  • Leinster U13-U19’s is the following weekend Jun 18th/19th in Tullamore. U13-16’s can do 3 events andU17-19’s 4 events. Names and choice of events to Theresa by June 1st also please.
  • National Juniors/U23’s are Sun. 26th Jun and we will need names for this by June 9th, please.(Junior is U17-U20)

Sign up for Newsletter

Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required

Forest Feast Launch with GAC 2015

https://youtu.be/XNR7iuI6ufg

Sunday Run

Sunday run 17th Nov.TBA. Meet at 9.20am for short warm up, ready to run for 9.30am. All are welcome, but younger athletes need to be accompanied. We hope to see a big improvement in the numbers attending these runs!

County Track & Field Results

Athletics Wicklow Even Ages-Junior-XC-6
Adobe Acrobat Document 641.1 KB
Athletics Wicklow Novice XC-6 October 20
Adobe Acrobat Document 479.1 KB
Athletics Wicklow Juvenile League-Boys-G
Adobe Acrobat Document 554.7 KB

Selection of Relay Teams

Relay Team Selections.doc
Microsoft Word Document 19.0 KB

Link to Throws Videos

Discus Technique

UPCOMING EVENTS

National XC Championships, Sun. 24th Nov. Even Ages, Jun & Sen, Abbottstown, Dublin.

Wicklow Senior XC Champs, Sun. 1st Dec. @ 11am.

 

Juvenile League, Round 5, Bray Emmets, Fri 6th Dec. Check-in 6.30pm - Even Ages.

 

National XC Championships, Sun. 15th Dec. Uneven Ages & Novice.

 

National Novice & Uneven Ages XC, Dunboyne, Sat. 15th Dec. Best of Luck to all GAC qualifiers.

 

Solstice Mile, Fri 20th Dec. (fundraiser for one of our young athletes to help disadvantaged kids)

 

STREETS OF WICKLOW 5K, Thurs. 26th Dec. Always a great way to run off the turkey!

 

Wicklow Co. Indoors, Abbottstown Sat. 4th Jan 1-5pm. All ages from U8 up.

 

County Masters XC, Shanganagh Park Sun Jan.5th. 11am.

 

Celtic XC, Sat 11th Jan. Stirling, Scotland.

 

National Indoor League R1, Sat 11th Jan, Abbottstown

 

National Combined Events Sat 18th Jan, Athlone

 

National Junior/U23’s, Sun 26th Jan, Athlone

 

National Indoor League R2, Sun 26th Jan, Athlone