Club News

EGM Thursday 24th 2016

EGM to approve Gowran AC Constitution
Thursday 24th at 7:50pm in Gowran Park Clubhouse
All Welcome to Attend

Draft of Constitution – click here

By |November 21st, 2016|News|Comments Off on EGM Thursday 24th 2016

Active School

GOWRAN NS
A special thanks to Clare Hanrick and the teachers of Gowran NS. The school children have been following our Active Plan and are also ready for the Stook 5k run on the 27th of November. Thank you for welcoming us into your School on friday the 18th. It was a lovely morning for lots of exercise and activity.

By |November 20th, 2016|News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Active School

Leinster Uneven Ages Cross-Country 2016

Gowran AC juveniles selected for club and county teams for  the Leinster Uneven Ages Cross-Country in Tyrellspass on Sunday 13th of November.

c)- Selected for county team

Boys u11
Liam O’Dwyer(c) Patrick Purcell(c) Matthew McAviney, Ruairi Murphy, Darragh Dunne, Aaron Doyle (c)

Boys u13
Billy Coogan(c) Noah Scully(c) Cathal Purcell, Donagh Murphy(c), Cillian Dunne (c)

Boys u15
Brogan McAviney(c) David Byrne(c), Fionn Murphy (c), Gavin […]

By |November 9th, 2016|Cross Country, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Leinster Uneven Ages Cross-Country 2016

Join Us at Stook this Saturday

Join us for a casual run in Dungarvan this Saturday 12th at 9:30am. Gowran AC coach Simon O’Dwyer and many of our club runners will run the full 10 mile route for those wanting to test the hills before raceday. If you’re not up for the full 10 mile or just want to try the 5k loop, don’t worry […]

By |November 9th, 2016|News, Road Race, Stook News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Join Us at Stook this Saturday

November Kilkenny Parkrun

DOUBLE TROUBLE
Derek Kehoe and Rachel O’Hara, first male and female in Kilkenny Parkrun today. Both Derek and Rachel had a fantastic run in the Dublin City Marathon last weekend and yet could still speed it up for today’s Parkrun.

Run Director Howard Triggs kindly highlighted our STOOK 10 mile and 5k Road race which is coming up on 27th of […]

By |November 5th, 2016|News|Comments Off on November Kilkenny Parkrun

Upcoming Events 2016

April

10th Great Ireland Run, Phoenix Park. Dublin
10th Short Course XC, and Juvenile Uneven Age Relays, Freshford, Kilkenny.
Monday 11th Club AGM @ 8pm, Gowran Hall

May
2nd Leinster Road Championships Novice & Masters, TBC
15th County Track & Field Day 1, Scanlon Park*
20th County Track & Field Day 2, Scanlon Park*
21st 10:30 Combined Pentathlon Championship (U14+) TBC
22nd 10:00 Juvenile […]

By |March 24th, 2016|Cross Country, Indoor Track and Field, News, Road Race, Track and Field, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Upcoming Events 2016

5th March 2016 Leinster Indoor Athletics Championships Athlone – Entry List (updated)

The following are the entries for the final day of the Juvenile Leinster Indoor Champs in Athlone IT on the 5th of March.

Please let a coach know if you cannot travel. Schedule is available here

Darragh Carpenter
U12
60m

Anna Connolly
U13
60m

Ella Cusack
U12
60m

Zack Denieffe
U16
60m, 200m, Shot Putt

David Murphy
U17
60m, 200m, Long Jump

Noah Scully
U12
60m

Abbie Murphy
U12
60m

Ellen Purcell
U16
60m, 200m

Sean Middleton
U16
200m

Anna Purcell
U14
60m

Cathal Purcell
U12
60m

Pauric Kavanagh
U13
60m

Eoghan Kavanagh
U15
60m

James Kealy
U13
60m, Long Jump

Peter Dunne
U15
Long Jump

Sarah O’Donnell
U14
60m

By |February 28th, 2016|Indoor Track and Field, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on 5th March 2016 Leinster Indoor Athletics Championships Athlone – Entry List (updated)

2106 Leinster Indoor Athletics Championships Final Competitors list

We wish all our athletes the best of luck on the 13th & 14th of February. Here are the timetables and the finalised list of those competing
Leinster Indoors, AIT, Day 1
13th February

Walks

Girls U14 Robyn Denieffe

Boys U15 David Holland

800m

Girls U14 Eve O’Dwyer, Robyn Denieffe, Caoimhe Coady

Boys U14 Brogan McAviney

Boys U15 Gavin Manning, David Holland

Boys U16 Sean Middleton, Eddie Gittens

Boys u17 David […]

By |February 4th, 2016|Indoor Track and Field, News, Track and Field, Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2106 Leinster Indoor Athletics Championships Final Competitors list

New members welcome!

Having recently expanded the numbers of qualified trainers we have. We are currently looking for new members to join.

Our academy is suitable for anyone aged 6 and up.
Our juvenile squad is for ages 8 and up and perfect for anyone interested in

Running – Endurance or Sprint
Throwing  (and work as a second sport to Rugby very well)
Jumping
Race walking

In particular we […]

By |October 6th, 2015|News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on New members welcome!

2015 Stook 10 Mile Road Race and 5k Dash

Stook 10 Mile is hosted by Gowran AC and Young Ireland’s GAA club to raise funds for their juvenile squads.
Since its inaugural outing in 2012, the race has earned a reputation as a tough but enjoyable mid-winter road race that offers a friendly and welcoming community atmosphere. We look forward to attracting runners across a wide range of abilities. […]

By |October 6th, 2015|News, Stook News|Comments Off on 2015 Stook 10 Mile Road Race and 5k Dash