The GAA will be hosting a Sprint Gala for the first time this year on Wednesday, 27th July 2016 at Crownpoint!
Events will include Sprint Hurdles, 100m, 400m (with 300m for u15G&B/U17W)! Keep a look out for information coming soon, including details on how to enter!
BREAKING: FIVE SCOTS picked for GB: Great news today (once again) for five Scottish athletes as they land selections for European events this summer with GB and NI. Olympic marathon trio Callum Hawkins, Tsegai Tewelde and Derek Hawkins have been picked for the European Championships half marathon in Holland - with Susan Partridge on the Women's team for that event, too. And Luke Caldwell has landed a place at the European 10,000m Cup event, in Turkey on June 5. Many congratulations to all five athletes and their coaches and families on these selections, as well as the clubs involved in their development over the years. Read more here on the British Athletics website:
ONE-SHOE BUTCHART on RIGHT TRACK: good to see more coverage of Scottish athletes again today with new 5000m National Record holder Andrew Butchart featuring, following the Stirling Scottish Marathon launch on Tuesday. Here’s link to the Scotsman coverage with the Central AC athlete looking now to the Olympic trials with confidence: