Claregalway & Lackagh Community Games Athletics Sports Day on Saturday 21st of April at The Regional Sports Ground, Dangan Newcastle, Galway commencing 2pm sharp.
Entries will be taken from 1.30–2pm.
Entry fee €2 per child.
U8 60m, 80m
U10 100m, 200m, 60m hurdles
U12 100m, 600m
U13 900m walk
U14 100m, 800m, 80m hurdles
U16 100m, 1500m, 7km marathon
U12 Ball Throw
U14 Long Jump, Shot Putt
U16 High Jump, Boys Discus, Javelin
Medals for 1st, 2nd, 3rd.
Winner from each event will represent the area at the County Finals in June. County Relays will be selected from the Sprint Finals. If interest may be 2km cycle for U12 & U14, 60m fun-run for U6 and novelty race for parents.
Note that children must be under the relevant age on 31st of July 2012 to participate in an age group and must live in Claregalway or Lackagh parish. Claregalway & Lackagh Area Secretary: Marie Lyons 085 722 3235 for more info see www.claregalwaylackaghcommunitygames.com.
Community Games Swimming
There are separate Boys and Girls Competitions in each of the following age groups and strokes.
U10 Freestyle, Backstroke
U12 & U14 Freestyle, Breaststroke, Backstroke
U16 Freestyle, Backstroke, Butterfly
Any child interested in participating in the County Swimming Gala, please contact Marie by 21st of April as a local Gala will be organised only if numbers interested warrant it.
Other Community Games events
Gymnastics U8, U10, U12, U14, U16
Rounders U13 & U15
Tag Rugby U11, U14, U16
Hardcourt Tennis U13, U16
Pitch & Putt U16
Olympic Handball U14
Judo U16 (various weights from U25kg up)
There are no plans at present to hold local competitions for these but if interested in organizing and entering a group contact Marie, deadline for entries 4th of May.
The following were arranged through the relevant local clubs
Basketball U11, U13, U16
Football (Boys) U10
Football (Girls) U12
Long Puck (Boys) U12
Long Puck (Girls) U14