Ardee & District A.C. - Est. 1992 - Affiliated Club of the Athletics Association of Ireland

 

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WELCOME TO ARDEE & DISTRICT ATHLETIC CLUB

All ages and all abilities are very welcome

[From 7 years of age all year round (or 6 turning 7 before December 31st this year)

5 & 6 years of age join us from April to August]

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Our Adults and Juveniles train every Tuesday and Thursday from 6.30pm all year round.

Message us on Facebook or WhatsApp our Club Mobile 085 765 4578 if you would like to join them.

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JUVENILE TRAINING :-

  • Juvenile training is twice a week all year round (Tuesdays & Thursdays from 6.30pm) where we introduce, train, prepare and enter our juveniles into Louth, Leinster & National Championships and other competitions held throughout the year in both Cross Country and Track & Field (indoors & outdoors) – 2/3 week break at Christmas & 2 week break in August/September.

  • from April 2nd 2024 to October 2024 @ the ‘Boys’ School Field’, Drogheda Road, Ardee (opposite The Church of the Nativity of Our Lady, A92 APV4 ) from 5 years of age and up or on their 5th birthday.

  • presently to March 28th 2024 (and from October 2024 to March 30th 2025) @ Ardee St. Mary’s GFC, Pairc Mhuire, Drogheda Road, Blakestown, Ardee, A92 K226, (opposite & above Lidl) for 7 year olds up (or 6 year olds turning 7 before 31st December 2023). 

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ADULT TRAINING (18 years +):-

  • Our Adults meet at the same time and place as our juveniles heading off in many directions around Ardee to complete 5k, 7k, 10k and longer distance training sessions in preparation for Cross Country and Road Races.

  • Once a member you will be added to our club’s adult WhatsApp group where other training sessions including long distance runs, speed sessions, parkruns and ‘sunday fun runs’ are available at other times throughout the week and weekends. 

  • All abilities welcome, from beginners looking to simply enjoy a run, or if you are coming from a ‘Couch 2 5k’, to those wishing to improve their speed and distance in Cross Country, 5ks, 10ks, a 10miler or take on the challenge of a half or full marathon for the first time.  You can also be introduced to Track & Field disciplines, Sprints, Long Jump, Shot Put, Javelin, Hurdles, etc. 

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