Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Ratoath/Rathbeggan Community Games T & F competition on Tuesday the 7th of May

Local Ratoath/Rathbeggan Community Games Track and Field competition takes place on Tuesday the 7th May at Ratoath Athletic Club's athletics track  https://goo.gl/maps/QP5SiDg7hq7hbd8b6

€2 per child.

Gates open 5.30pm, first race 6.15pm, races for ages U4s to U16s.

All Children living in the Ratoath/Rathbeggan area and are under the age category as of 31/07/2019 are welcome to compete, they do not have to be a member of an athletic club.

The programme runs off quickly so be there in plenty of time , see timetable below.

Long jump to be run off on a separate night, date to be advised on Ratoath AC website

If you have any queries relating to this event please contact ratoathrathbeggancommgames@googlemail.com

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Reminder Meath community Games cross country event next Sunday.

Reminder Meath community Games  cross country event next Sunday.

The Meath Community Games Cross Country will take place in Ballinacrea beside St. Bridgets’ GAA Club in Oldcastle this Sunday February 24th at 10am. Registration is on the day from 9am and the entry fee is €2 per athlete. Anyone who wishes to take part please be there by 9:30am latest

Competitors must be under-age on 31st July 2019, eg. under 8 Competition - Competitors must not have reached their 8th birthday on or before July 31st 2019. *note community games age groups are different to Athletic Ireland.

Note: Under 8, 9, 10 & 16 are County Competitions only and winners do not go forward to Athlone.
Events are for under 8, 9, 10, 12, 13, 14, 16.

Registration on the day from 9am, €2 Entry fee per athlete.

Events for Under 8, 9, 10 are 500m (County Competition only).
Event for under 12 is 500m and the first 6 (4 plus next 2 as subs) will qualify as a Relay Team for Athlone.
Event for Under 13 is an individual event, distance 1,200m and top 6 will go to Athlone.
Event for Under 14 is 700m and the like Under 12 the first 6 (4 plus next 2 as subs) will qualify as a Relay Team for Athlone.
Event for Under 16 is 700m. (County Competition Only)

Please note this competition is open to all athletes within the County of Meath, you do not have to pre qualify through your parish and you do not have to be a member on an athletics club.

Monday, January 28, 2019

Cushinstown indoor competition

Well done to the Ratoath AC athletes who took part in the Cushinstown indoor competition Great results
U 10 60m:
1st Doireann O’Sullivan

U11 High Jump:
Seán O’Sullivan 1st @1.23, Darragh Roache 2nd 1.15(Pb).

U11 Long Jump:
Seán O’S 1st (3.72m). 2nd Darragh R (3.34m)

U11 60m:
2nd Seán O’S & 3rd Darragh R

U14 60m:
3rd Cara O’Sullivan

U15 60m Hurdles:
2nd Caoimhe Fitzsimons

U15 High Jump:
1st Cara O’S (1m.45)

U15 Shot Putt:
1st Cara O’S and 2nd Caoimhe F

U15 Long Jump:
2nd Caoimhe Fitzsimons

Thanks to the organisers in Cushinstown Athletic Club A great outing for them, very well organised

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Ratoath AC AGM Monday 4th of Feb 9pm

Dear Member,
We Ratoath Athletic club are holding our Annual General Meeting on Monday the 4th  of February 2019 in Ratoath Gaa Club House  @ 9:00 pm sharp. 
All Members and parents of Juvenile members are welcome to attend.
Nominations are available for our Fundraising Committee
Nominations and Motions for discussion must be completed and emailed to the club Secretary Sinéad McGoldrick by Wednesday 30th of January ratoathathletics@gmail.com  
Nomination and Motions forms must be signed and you must be in attendance at the AGM to represent that motion.
Kind regards,
Sinéad McGoldrick
Club Secretary Ratoath Athletic Club

Friday, January 4, 2019



On the 8th of January from 6:30pm - 8pm we will be hosting our club registration night at Ratoath GAA Club House. On the night we will have coaches on hand to answer any questions you have about training, coaching, events etc. We welcome adults and children of all abilities and people interested in everything from Fit4Life to long distance running and from sprinting to field events. Come along and have a chat with us! For any enquiries or questions regarding registration please contact us on ratoathathletics@gmail.com

*New members welcome*

Registration form can be downloaded here https://www.ratoathac.ie/p/documents.html

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Vote for Rafa

Get behind Ratoath AC's Rafa McCaffrey who is up for Fingal Independents sports star of the year and VOTE  now at  http://www.fingal-independent.ie/sportstar

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Half Marathon and 5K fun run

Back by Popular Demand, we are excited to announce the launch of the 2019 Ratoath Athletic Club Half Marathon and 5K Fun Run, taking place from Fairyhouse Racecourse on Saturday September 14th 2019 @ 9am. Register now to take advantage of the early bird pricing.