Connaught Uneven Ages Cross Country

November 1, 2017
Longford AC will host the Connaught Uneven Ages, Senior, Novice and Masters Cross Country Championships.  
 
Date:  5th November 2017. 
Time:  12 noon start for juveniles
Venue:  Moyne Community School, Moyne, Co. Longford

Race Distances
                 Boys                      Girls
U11,       1500m                   1500m
U13,       2500m                   2500m
U15,       3500m                   3500m
U17        4500m                   4000m
U19        6000m                   4000m
Sen, Novice Masters Ladies          4K
Sen, novice, masters Men             8K

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CONNACHT CROSS COUNTRY EVEN AGE SLIGO 29TH OCTOBER

October 25, 2017
AAI Leitrim County Board will host the Connacht Evens & Senior league Cross Country Championships 2017. 

Date:  Sunday, 29th October
Time: 12pm Sharp
Venue: Calry/St. Josephs GAA Club, Hazelwood Road (R286), Sligo. https://maps.google.com/maps?daddr=Calry%2FSt.+Josephs+GAA+Grounds%4054.26957245675592,-8.41778039932251&t=h&z=16
 
NB. The course itself is on the fields behind the GAA club. Hazelwood Service Station which contains a shop (with tea/coffee and sandwiches etc.) is located close to the G...

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Westport Community Wellbeing Survey Results:

October 25, 2017
The Westport Community Initiative have asked us to thank all of our club members who participated in the Westport Community Wellbeing Survey. The results of the Survey are attached. There are some interesting statistics and issues emerging which we hope will stimulate discussion in the club and in the general Westport community.
 
Some of the findings:
“The health (both mental and physical), happiness and safety of children rank highest for parents”;
“Concerns regarding health are ranked hi...

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Mayo Squad Training Session. Host Club: Westport AC. Date: Sunday 15th October. Time: 11am. Venue: Brackloon National School.

October 9, 2017
Directions to Brackloon NS from Westport
Brackloon National School is situated just off the N59 Leenane/Clifden Rd. From Westport travel about 6 kms until you see signs for Knappagh. After the service station in Knappagh take the first turn right (immediately after a bend on the road so care is advised). This turn is signposted for Owenwee Kennels. Travel on this road for 400m and veer right at next junction - school signs and school will be viewable from this junction.
PLEASE IGNORE GOOGLE MAP...

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CHANGE OF VENUE FOR CROSS COUNTRY

October 4, 2017
Due to the recent inclement weather Swinford AC are having to change the cross country venue for this Sunday 8th October, it will now take place on 'Mellett's Hill' which is opposite the Corrib Oil filling station just off the N5 on the Ballina turn off. There will be signs directing you off the N5 and parking will be available along the road.

Mayo U8 - U18, Junior & Senior Cross Country Championships will be in  Swinford next Sunday 8th October at 11am sharp.

Entries on the day. 

Fees:  €7/at...

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DATES FOR YOUR DIARY

September 26, 2017
Click HERE for Dates for your Diary for the Season 2017-2018
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Adam Sheridan Wins Gold at Celtic Games

September 26, 2017


Congratulations to Adam Sheridan who did Westport, Mayo and Ireland proud by taking gold in the U16 boys shot put at the Celtic games international event in Dublin


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Westport athletes shine in All Ireland Championships in Tullamore

September 26, 2017
The tree sheltered surroundings of the Tullamore Harriers track hosted the recent All Ireland championships over 2 weekends in July.  Westport AC showed great consistency at national stage by repeating last year’s feat of bringing home 9 medals.  A great achievement indeed for this small athletic club in the west of Ireland.  
Adam Sheridan increased his significant haul of All Ireland medals by taking gold in both the U16 shot and discus events.  In doing so, Sheridan has earned the privile...

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Connacht U14-Senior 17th June Sligo

June 22, 2017
Westport A.C. athletes travelled to Sligo, this time for the U14 & older groups to compete in the Connacht T&F event.

Click HERE for Results,
Click HERE for Day 1 Timetable for Nationals,
Click HERE for Day 2 Timetable,
Click HERE for Day 3 Timetable.

Congratulations to the following Athletes who have qualified for the Nationals which will be held over 3 days see above.

Maggie Chambers U14
Shot Putt Gold & Hammer Gold
Cathal Breslin U14
1500m Bronze
Harry Sheridan U14
Javelin Silver, Shot Putt Silver...

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Training Times 
Mon 6.00 - 7.00 (U9-U11)
Tue  6.00 - 7.15 (U12-U19)
Thu  6.00 - 7.15 (U12-U19)
Beach training at Berthra every Sunday @12 Noon
*There is no training on Monday evenings during the summer months.

Senior Training Times

Tuesday & Thurs eve 7.30 pm - Track
Saturday Morn 7.30 AM - Beach
Sunday Morn 7.00 AM - Greenway

Contact Gerry on 087 901 8052 for further details as training locations are subject to change.

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