Become a Galway City Harrier

Become a Galway City Harrier
Do you have a passion for athletics? Then come and train with Galway City Harriers, one of Ireland’s premier athletics clubs.

New Members

Galway City Harriers is a club for everyone, regardless of ability. Whether you are an experienced athlete looking to compete in an array of events, or a beginner who is interested in enjoying running and getting fit, Galway City Harriers is the best place for you to achieve these goals. Membership subscriptions are due annually in January each year. We would be delighted to welcome you!

GCH new membership

Existing Members – Membership Renewal

GCH Membership Renewal

Membership is from 15th December 2020 to 31st December 2021. Your membership fee is due by the end of January to ensure your registration with Athletics Ireland.

Anyone participating in club activities must be a paid-up member of Galway City Harriers for insurance purposes. This fee also includes the membership fee paid by the club to Athletics Ireland for each athlete.

Juvenile Registration

If you were not a member in 2020, please do not attempt to register unless you have been invited to do so by the Club Secretary.. Without invitation, your registration will be rejected. Please direct all enquiries to secretary.gchjuvenile@gmail.com.

GCH Juvenile Membership

Membership Cost

The following membership rates for the year are as follow:

Registration PlanNotesCost
Adult MemberFee includes GCH Membership Fee and AAI membership fee?€ 45
Adult Member including Track FeeFee includes AAI affiliation fee and weekly coaching in Dangan. € 100
GCH Adult Member - Annual Track FeeFee to attend weekly coached Track sessions in Dangan on Tuesday evenings. You must be a current member of GCH.€ 55
GCH Adult Member - Term Track FeeFee to attend weekly coached Track sessions in Dangan on Tuesday evenings. You must be a current member of GCH.Term 1 - January to AprilTerm 2 - May to AugustTerm 3 - September to December€ 22
AAI Club Adult Member - Annual Track FeeFee to attend weekly coached Track sessions in Dangan on Tuesday evenings if you are a current member of another Athletics Ireland Club and would like to join the weekly Tuesday Track session.€ 75
AAI Club Adult Member - Term Track FeeFee to attend weekly coached Track sessions in Dangan on Tuesday evenings if you are a a current member of another Athletics Ireland Club and would like to join in the weekly Tuesday track session. Term 1 - January to April? Term 2 - May to August? Term 3 - September to December€ 33
Juvenile MemberFee to attend weekly coached Track Sessions€ 100
Two Juvenile Members in the same familyFee to attend weekly coached Track Sessions€ 160
Three or more Juvenile Members in the same familyFee to attend weekly coached Track Sessions€ 215

How to Join / Renew

2020 Membership expires on 31st January 2021. To renew your membership for 2021 season, follow the link to the online form. We use an on-line registration and payment system which will make the registration process smooth and secure. Galway City Harriers a club run by dedicated volunteers and is a not for profit organisation. All our coaches are qualified by the Athletics Association of Ireland.

Please note that for some groups there may be a waiting list depending on numbers of athletes and/or coaches.