Thursday, January 27, 2022

Ratoath AC AGM 2022


Notice of Ratoath Athletic Club AGM 

 Ratoath Athletic Club AGM will be taking place on Monday the 7th of February 2022 at 9pm in Ratoath GAA club house.

Thursday, October 14, 2021

2022 Cross Country/ Track & Field fixtures and locations.

 2022 Cross Country/ Track & Field fixtures and locations.

Click on link to our competitions page or this link 

 2022  Fixtures

Monday, July 26, 2021

Ratoath Half Marathon Road Race & 5K Fun Run Now OPEN

Ratoath Half Marathon Road Race & 5K Fun Run



Most of the half marathon has been filled with people who deferred their entry from 2019 so there are

very limited spaces available.   

Saturday, September 11th, 2021 8.30am


We are hosting from Fairyhouse racecourse

1. two waves of 200 entries for the half marathon road race starting at 8.30am

Basic race entry Cost €30 + fees (medals and t-shirts additional cost as detailed on link )


2. one wave of 200 entries for the 5k fun run at 1pm

Basic 5K race entry Cost €15 + fees (medals and t-shirts additional cost as detailed on link)


If you wish to purchase t-shirt and/or medal these are additional costs and will be detailed on the link


Medals and t-shirts will be posted after the event in case for any reason the race cannot go ahead, your money can be refunded or you can avail of a virtual race option


Link for half marathon



The attached link is now open on a first come first served basis

We sincerely apologise to anyone who is not lucky to get an entry 


The event will be held in accordance to Government and Athletics Ireland guidelines at the time of the event. 

The event has limited places to coincide with the current guidelines to ensure the safety of participants. 


Please read the current guidelines set out by athletics Ireland. These can change prior to the event. 

The event will be held in accordance to the current guidelines at the time of the event. 

An e-mail will sent 1 week before the event with the full event information

Thursday, June 10, 2021

Leinster Athletics Outdoor Championships Dates Update


Leinster Athletics Outdoor Championships 2021 - Updated 9th June

Subject to goverment restrictions in place at the time of the event:

July 3rd & 4th - Leinster Junior Senior & Master Championships - IT, Carlow

Saturday July 10th - Leinster Juvenile U12-U13 (+ Some 3000m) Championships Day 1 - IT, Carlow

July 17th & 18th - Leinster Juvenile U14-U19 Championships Day 2&3 - IT, Carlow

Saturday July 24th - Leinster Juvenile U12-U19 Championships Day 4 - IT, Carlow


There will be no Pairs Championships due to Logistic Challenges faced by Leinster, along with several counties not doing championships for these age groups.

Thursday, April 1, 2021

AAI Covid-19 Guidance – 31/03/21

AAI Covid-19 Guidance – 31/03/21

Government guidance on level 5 restriction has been updated. Full details of updated level 5 restrictions can be found at the following link:

Your guide to the new changes

If you have received the second dose of the vaccine more than 2 weeks ago, you can meet with other fully vaccinated people from 1 other household indoors without wearing masks or staying 2 metres apart. This measure comes into place immediately.

If you have received the second dose, you have to wait 2 weeks until you can meet other fully vaccinated people indoors.

From 12 April

Activity Guidance

Schools In-school teaching to fully return

Meeting other households: You can meet 1 other household outside but not in your garden or theirs

Travel: You can travel within your county or within 20km of your home if crossing county boundaries

Construction: All residential construction can restart as well as early-learning and childcare projects

From 19 April

Activity Guidance

GAA: Training for and playing of National Governing Body sanctioned and organised adult intercounty National Gaelic Games Leagues not including under 20 or minor competitions

From 26 April (subject to prevailing public health situation)

Activity Guidance

Outdoor attractions: Outdoor visitor attractions can reopen (for example: zoos, open pet farms, heritage sites). Amusement parks are not permitted to open

Underage sport Underage non-contact outdoor training in pods of 15 or fewer can restart

Funerals: Maximum attendance at funerals will increase to 25

The Athletics Ireland Covid Group continue to work closely with the Sport Ireland Expert Group in regard to providing our members with regular updates and information during this difficult time. We are coordinating regular, on-going discussions with key stakeholders on a return to competition as soon as possible and we thank you all for your patience regarding this challenging matter.

HSE Guidance on protecting yourself and others from COVID-19 can be found at the following link: ,Wash%20your%20hands,shortness%20of%20breath%2C%20difficulty%20breathing