Rosses AC is delighted to announce the dates for the Spring 5k Race Series for 2014. This year we have decided to hold the three races in three different venues from which our club draws much of its membership and support. Each race participant will receive points, which are accumulated towards the overall Series winners across a range of race categories.
All three events will provide an opportunity for both competitive and recreational walkers and runners from the local communities to come out and take part in a family friendly environment promoting health, fitness and fun.
· Prizes for first 3 in all categories which will include Senior, Junior, 40+, 50+
· Spot Prizes at each race randomly drawn from all race participants
· Only €5 for adults per race, €3 for children per race, €15 per family max
· Perpetual Shield for Overall Senior Men and Senior Women categories
· After Race Refreshments
· Sunday January 19th - Burtonport at 1pm.
· Sunday February16th – Gweedore at 1pm
· Sunday March 23rd – Dungloe at 1pm
For any queries, please contact Sean McGinley on 086-377 5438, Ita Gallagher on 087 1309536 or Michael Logue on 086 6003527 or Facebook Rosses AC.
Training begins this week for athletes born 2003 upwards in preparation for indoor championships in Magherafelt next month. Training in Carrickfinn on Wednesday and Friday evenings at 4 until further notice.
Sportshall will continue in the RSC on Mondays. Fit4Life back in action again on Mon 6 Jan at 6pm in Carrickfinn and circuits in Mullaghduff Hall on Wed 8th at 6pm. New members welcome.
Adult training continues at the Industrial Estate, Gweedore on Wednesdays at 7pm. These are speed endurance sessions and now is the time to get down and started into them. New members always welcome with great turnouts every week.
Rosses athletes got back on the running trail today with a 5 mile race in Letterkenny with some strong runs. Some results were: Kevin McGee 6th (3rd o40) 29:33, Ciaran McGonagle 10th 29:56, Michael Logue 18th 30:45, Denis Bonner 34th 33:32 and Sinead Diver 48th 37:05. Also a great run by local woman Fionnuala Diver who was 9th in an impressive 29:51 and first woman home.