Westport Athletic Club
Westport Athletic Club is located in Westport town, on the west coast of Ireland an area steeped in athletic tradition. Founded by Sean Langan over 30 years ago, our focus is to provide a friendly and effective environment to help athletes at all levels meet like minded people and improve their athletic ability. Emphasis is placed on instruction and sportsmanship; the competition aspect of athletics is also introduced. We want to build a solid foundation for a love of athletics as well as Pride of our Parish. Westport Athletic Club is recognised as one of Mayo’s friendliest athletic clubs.
Since its foundation the Athletic Club has gone from strength to strength and has their running track at the Sports Park, Westport. With plenty of local races to exercise the legs, club members of all ages and abilities compete across the entire range of athletic events including, cross-country, road races, track and field and marathons.
Westport Athletic Club is one of the most successful Clubs in the 32 counties of Ireland. Club members have competed at International level and have given excellent performances claiming medals in the top three places. In the past year the Club had winners in All Ireland titles at Senior Level, Under 23 (U23), Junior (U20) and a host of juvenile winners.
The club's location is:
Juniors: Under 12 (U12) 6.00pm - 7.00pm for U12's
Tuesday & Thursday
Senior’s: Over 12 (everyone else) 6.30pm - 8.00pm.
Come along and join in the FUN.
Club President: Sean Langan
Chairman: Mel King (087 2231052).
Head Coach: Ernie Deacy (087 7656452)