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Clubs Registered with Cork County Board, Athletics Ireland:

46 Clubs, Listed in alphabetical order


Abbey Striders, Aghada Running Club, Ballincollig, Ballintotis Fit for Life, Bandon, Bantry, Ballymore Cobh, Belgooly, Blarney Inniscarra, Bweeng Trail Blazers, Carraig na bhFear, Carrigaline Road Runners,  Carrigtohill, Churchtown Road Runners ACCIT AC, Clonakilty Road Runners, Courcies, Dohenys, Donoughmore, Dromahane Road Runners, Duhallow, Eagle, East Cork, Fanahan McSweeney, Fota Island Resort Running Club, Galtee Runners, Glanmire, Grange Fermoy, Leevale, Liscarroll, Mallow, Midleton, Millstreet, Navy, North Cork, Old Abbey, Rising Sun, Riverstick Kinsale, Rosscarbery Steam Runners AC, Shandrum AC, Skibbereen, St Catherines, St Finbarrs, St Nicholas AC, Togher, Tracton, UCC, Watergrasshill, West Muskerry, Youghal


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Abbey Striders Athletic Club

Facebook Page:

Contact: Chris Regan 087 4175374

Aghada Running Club

Facebook Page:

Training Times:

Mornings: Mon & Wed - 09:15 Rostellan Lake, Sat and/or Sun - 07:00 Whitegate Bus Stop, Sun - 08:00 Rostellan Lake

Evenings: Mon & Thurs - 19:30 Whitegate Bus Stop, Tues - 19:30pm Pier Garage Lower Aghada, Tues - 19:45pm Agahada Community Centre

Ballincollig Athletic club

Club Sponsor: Ó Crualaoí Butchers, Main Street, Ballincollig.


email: Ballincollig  AC

phone:  087 7833067

Training times for juveniles and seniors: Monday – CIT Track, 6.30-7.30pm, Thursdays Coláiste Choilm Spórtlann, Ballincollig, 7.00-8.00pm.

Fit4Life Training: Tuesdays, 7-8pm, Ballincollig Regional Park.  Saturday run: Text 087 1436121

Ballintotis Fit4Life

Facebook: Ballintotis FitforLife

Bandon Athletic club


email: Bandon AC

Training times:

Summer Training: Monday and Wednesday, 7pm to 9pm, Athletic Pitch, Bandon Town Park. (Summer training season is approx June to October.)

Winter Training: Monday and Wednesday, 7pm to 9pm, Sports Hall, Bandon Grammar School. Additional training sessions as per coaches)

Fit4Life Group: Every Tues, at 8pm, at Kellehers Hardware.

    - 50th Anniversary Sports: 12 noon, 24th Aug 2014, Bandon Town Park
    - Annual Donough Coughlan Memorial 5 Mile Road Race (around New Year)
    - Half Marathon and 10K Road Races (each May)  /

Bantry Athletic Club

Contact: Maria Hurley, 4 Blackrock Terrace, Bantry, Co. Cork.  

email: rose  and/or hilary rahr


Facebook: Bantry Athletics Club

Training Times: 

Summer - Monday & Thursday 6pm-7pm, Town Park,

Winter - Monday 6pm-7pm, Town Park; Thursday 6pm-7pm, Boys Club.

Ballymore Cobh Athletic Club

Facebook Page:

Contact: 086 6028754 / 087 069 6117

Training: Meet at The Communty Centre, EVERY FRIDAY, 15.10 for age under 10's, 16.10 for over 10's

Belgooly Athletic Club

Contact: John Copithorne 086 1713500 

email: John Copithorne


Facebook Page:

Training times: Tuesdays & Thursdays 7.00-8.00pm, CIT Track, Bishopstown.  Wednesday 7-8pm Crosshaven RFC

Events: Belgooly 4 mile RR St Stephen's Day.

Blarney-Inniscarra Athletic Club

Contact: Mary Meagher, 3 Whitethorn Drive, Station Road, Blarney, Co Cork - 087-2966298    
email:  Mary Meagher

Bweeng Trail Blazers

Contact: Brian Ahern, 087-9439260
Facebook Page:
Training nights: Mondays and Wednesdays, 7pm, at the Bweeng Community Centre. Weekend runs organised by group.

Carrigaline Road Runners


Facebook Page:
Training times:  Tuesdays and Thursdays, at 7:30pm. Saturdays, at 10am, at rear of Owenabue car park (near the recycling bins). We run 3 different running levels- 2 miles, 4 miles and 6 miles! So please come along!!!!  
Contact: Carrigaline AC

Carraig na bhFear Athletic Club

Contact: Michael Daly (secretary) 087-2103051, Michael Daly

Training Times: Tuesdays & Thursdays 7.45-9.00pm Sacred Heart College, Carrignavar (All Year). Wednesday 8.00-9.00pm, CIT Track, Bishopstown, (Spring & Summer only).


Carrigtohill Athletic Club


Training Times: Beginners Group; Monday Nights, at 7pm, at the Lake (near Aldi). All Training tuesday nights 7.30pm meet outside the community Centre.

email: Cork Athletics

Churchtown Road Runners AC

Contacts: Chairperson
Brian Murphy, 0872730185, Secretary - Martina Moloney, 08793257297
Training: Monday, Wednesday & Friday at 7pm, Tuesday & Thursday at 8pm, Meet at GAA Carpark at these times

CIT Athletic Club

Facebook: CIT Athletics

email: Ian O'Sullivan

Clonakility Road Runners Athletic Club


Facebook Page:

email: Clonakilty AC

Courceys Athletic Club

Contact: Ted Harrington, 021 4778360 

E-Mail: Angela Roche

Website: Courceys Athletic Club

Training: Courceys AC Training takes place at Courcey Rovers GAA Training Pitch, Ballinspittle on Thursday evenings (7-8pm) weather permitting from early April.

Dohenys Athletic Club

Contact: Anna  O'Neill,  Secretary Doheny AC, Edencurra, Ballincarriga, Dunmanway, Co Cork. 

Contact numbers: 086 2459444 & 086 2675361


email: Doheny AC

Training: Summer: March to September - Training takes place in the Rugby Pitch, Clonakilty Road, on Tuesday, 7:30 – 8:30.   Additional training is organised from time to time by coaches.

                 Winter: September to March - Training takes place in the Sports Hall on Tuesday 7:30 – 8:30

Donoughmore Athletic Club


Contact: Annette, 086 3021050

email: Annette Mollohan

Fit4Life: Tues and Thurs, 7.30pm, Stuake 

Juvenile Training: Training takes place on Friday evenings 6pm in Sports Complex, Stuake

Dromahane Road Runners AC

Facebook Page:


Duhallow Athletic Club

Contact: Jerry Twohig, 029 56229.

Facebook Page:

Eagle Athletic Club

Contact:  Pat Murphy, 086 3230310,   email Pat Murphy

Club Website: -

Training times:  7pm to 8pm Tuesdays and Thursdays at CIT Track. Meet at track at 6.40 pm for warm up.


            Eagle 5 mile 3rd Sunday in February.  

            The Cheetah Run, Fota Wildlife Park, 3rd Thursday in May.

Douglas Women's Meet & Train: Mondays & Wednesdays, 7pm, Douglas Village Shopping Centre.  Meet at the bottom of the escalators (by the Tesco Checkouts). email John Quigley

Douglas  Women's Meet & Train - Facebook Page

Douglas Women's Meet & Train: Website

East Cork Athletic Club


Training Times: Wednesday evenings at 7.00pm at Midleton CBS and at 10.00am on Saturday mornings in Walshtown Woods.

Contact: Liam O'Brien, Gortacruf, Midleton, Co. Cork.  021 4633686, email Liam O'Brien

Fanahan McSweeney Athletic Club  (Mitchelstown)

Facebook: Fanahan McSweeney Athletic Club

Contact: Secretary Seamus Fox 087.3589734  email: email Seamus Fox

Chairman: Finbarr McCarthy 086 0712403

Training Times: Monday & Thursday 7-8 P.M., St Fanahans College, Mitchelstown

Fota Island Resort Running Club



Training Times: Mondays: 7:30pm - 8:30pm, Thursdays: 6:40pm - 7:40pm

Galtee Runners (Mitchelstown Area)

Facebook Page:

email:email Galtee Runners   

Contacts: Johnny O'Sullivan  086 - 2759248,   Catherine O'Sullivan  086 - 3817792.  

Training: Meet every Tuesday & Friday Night at 7:15 at Brigown Cemetery to walk or run. All are welcome.

Meet & train: Every Friday night, at brigown cemetary gates 7:20

Glanmire AC

Website: Glanmire Athletic Club

email: Glanmire AC

Training: Wednesday; 7;00-8:00, Venue : Old Christians Rugby Grounds, Glanmire

Grange Fermoy Athletic Club

Facebook: Grange Fermoy AC

Contact: Secretary - Clotilde Fitzgibbon ( 086-3162145) or Club mobile: 086-0375342, email Clo Fitzgibbon

Training for Juveniles: Tuesday and Thursday from 7 to 8pm in St Colman’s (September to March) and Colaiste Track (April to September)

Training for Seniors: Contact Maurice Tobin @ 025-32101 or Brian O’Connor @ 025-31901

Leevale Athletic Club

Clubhouse: Dalton's Avenue, Cork.


Facebook Page:

Contact: Call Head Coach, Tony Shine, at (021) 4341132

email: email Leevale Webmaster

JUVENILE TRAINING – all disciplines:

    Tuesday, 8:00 -9:00pm: CIT track, Bishopstown. Meet outside track area from 7:45 pm.

    Thursday, 8:00 -9:00pm: CIT track, Bishopstown. Meet outside track area from 7:45 pm.

    Friday, 6:00 pm: Juvenile circuit training at clubhouse

    Saturday, 11:30am – 1:00pm: CIT track, Bishopstown.


    Tuesday, 6:00 pm: UCC track, Mardyke.

    Thursday, 6:00 pm: UCC track, Mardyke

    Saturday, 9:00 am: UCC Farm & various venues

Liscarroll Athletic Club

Contact:  Esther Fitzpatrick, 087-6888591. Home 022-48302

Training Times: Tuesdays & Thursdays at Liscarroll 6.30 - 8.00pm, and on Fridays, at Charleville, 6.30 - 8.00pm.  Additional Sessions may be organised by individual Club Coaches




Easter 5Km Fun Run - Doneraile Park on Good Friday 3rd.April.@ 6.45pm
Annual Open Sports (25th. Anniversary) - Liscarroll on Sunday 9th. August.@ 1.00pm. Normally held on Sunday following August Bank Holiday.
10Km - Open Road Race, at Liscarroll, on Friday 21st August, @ 7.00pm

Mallow Athletic Club

Contact: Aidan Buckley 087 674 6181,  email Aidan BuckleyDenis Sheehan 087 2461515, email Denis Sheehan
Mail Address: Corrig House, Leaselands, Mallow Co. Cork


Facebook Page: - Request access to Mallow AC Closed Facebook group

Training:  Catering for adult runners of all abilities (social to competitive) and ages. Compete in road races, cross country championships. Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays. See our Facebook page for uptodate schedule and locations

Fit4Life: Mallow AC host a beginners group each year

Events: Mallow 10 mile Road Race, usually held in late March

Midleton Athletic Club

Blog (Senior Section):

Facebook (Juvenile Section): Midleton AC Juvenile Division

email:    Tom Houlihan (Secretary) email Midleton AC  email Tom Houlihan

Phone: 021 4633386

Training times for juveniles and seniors: Dungourney School Hall and grounds, Thursday 7pm.  Midleton Community Centre, Friday 6 pm.

Millstreet Athletic Club

Contact: Maeve Neenan O'Sullivan, Millstreet Town, Co. Cork  087-2617001

Email: Maeve Neenan O'Sullivan

Facebook page: Millstreet Athletic Club

Training: Juveniles = Oct-March 7pm in Millstreet GAA Hall on Tuesday nights.   April-Oct  Saturdays 10.30am and Thursday 6.30pm in Millstreet

Events: Willie Neenan Memorial Road Race

Navy Athletic Club

Chairman: Tom Kelly, 021-4864889      
Email: email Irish Navy AC
Facebook page:

North Cork Athletic Club 


Facebook: North Cork AC
Email: email North Cork AC, secretary North Cork AC

Phone: Michael Herlihy - 086 316 8954
Training times for juveniles and seniors:
Mondays & Wednesdays - Juvenile 7pm, Competitive Adults 8pm
Wednesdays - Little Athletics/Non-competitive juveniles 6pm
Usual Location: St. Josephs Foundation Track, Bakers Rd., Charleville
Adult Fit4Life: Thursdays, 7pm - Town Park, Charleville.

Old Abbey Athletic Club

Contact: Maria O’Connor, 087 6258854

Training: The club trains every Monday night at the C.I.T track in Bishopstown, 7.30 p.m.

Rising Sun Athletic Club

email: email Rising Sun AC, email John O'Riordan.

Contact: Jimmy Murray, 086 3320461

Riverstick Kinsale Athletic Club


email: email Riverstick-Kinsale AC

Contact: Joan Allen, 086-6003141.

Training: Kinsale Rugby Club on Tuesday evenings from 5pm to 6pm. CIT track on Thursday evenings 5:30pm  to 7pm

Rosscarbery Steam Runners AC

Facebook: Rosscarbery Steam Runners

email: email Rosscarbery Steam Runners

Contact: Lisa Ronan 0877621476

Wednesdays, at 7.15pm, at The Warren Beach Car Park, and 7.30am for Advanced Runners.
Beginners & Intermediates: Saturday mornings, at the layby next to Celtic Ross Hotel

Shandrum Road Runners AC

Facebook Page:

Skibbereen Athletic Club

Contact: Claire Coughlan, 028 36177.


Facebook: Skibbereen Athletic Club

Training times for juveniles and seniors: Monday and Wednesday 7-8pm, Athletics track Baltimore road Skibbereen.


St Catherines Athletic Club, Conna, Co. Cork


Facebook Page: St Catherines Athletic Club

Contact: Rachael Hartnett (club secretary), 0863105509

Training Times: 

    Juvenile (8yrs+) - Monday & Thursday 7-8pm Conna Pitch

    Little Athletics (5-7yrs) - Monday 7-8pm Conna Pitch

    Adult/Senior (16+) - Tuesday 7-8pm Conna pitch

Fit4Life: Training Wednesday 7-8pm Conna pitch.

St Finbarrs Athletic Club

Contact: Gerry Cronin, 086 0226895 


Facebook Page: St. Finbarr's AC

Training times: Sunday from 9.30am, College Farm, Curraheen, Monday 6pm top of Mardyke near Mardyke Arena, Wednesday 6.00pm-7.00pm Mardyke Track, Mon-Fri. 1pm meeting at top of Mardyke near the Mardyke Arena.

Events: St Finbarrs 10 Mile Road Race, second Sunday in September.

St Nicholas Athletic Club (Castlelyons)

Facebook Page:

email: email St Nicholas AC

Contact: Pat O'Sullivan, Secretary, 087-8188612

Training: Fr Ferris Community Field (adj National School): Juvenile; 7-8pm, Tuesday. Adult: Tuesday 8:15, Thursday 8pm, Sunday 9:30am
Event: Coolagown 5K on Thursday 12th June @ 8pm (AAI permitted race)

Togher Athletic Club 



email: email Aidan Hartnett

Contact: Aidan Hartnett 76 Lr Clarkes Rd Ballyphehane  0876436897 

Training times for juveniles (10 upwards) and seniors: Tuesdays & Thursdays - Mardyke Track, 6.45pm.

Training Time: Tues night 7:00 - 8:30, Mardyke for juveniles and sen. Friday nights: Club House, 6:45pm for juniors and seniors. Sun morning 9:30 in Blackrock Village, Little Athletes. Training Mon night mardyke 7:00-8:00pm for 7yrs-11yrs. New members welcome

Tracton Athletic Club

Facebook Page:

Training Times: Monday and Thursday  6-7pm at the GAA grounds in Minane Bridge.

UCC Athletic Club

Club Contact: Email: email UCC AC


Address: PE Dept, Mardkyke Arena, Cork

Sponsor: Bank of Ireland
Training Times: Tuesday & Thursday 6.30 at the Mardyke. Sunday 11.30am  Mardyke.

Watergrasshill Athletic Club

Contact - Dave Murphy ( Chairmain ) 086 0749776  -  James Forrest ( Secretary ) 087 2134807

E-mail - email Watergrasshill RC

Facebook Page -

Training Times - Club nights alternating Tuesdays and Thursdays 7.30pm @Watergrasshill School. Refer to Facebook page for additional training nights/training type and longer distance weekend runs.

 West Muskerry Athletic Club

Contact: Collette O'Riordan, Sleaveen East, Macroom, Co. Cork.

Email: email Westmuskerry AC


Training Times: Monday - Town Park Macroom 7.30 to 8.30pm, Friday night - CIT Track - 7.30 to 8.30pm. (Trainers: Gerard Moynihan, Collette O'Riordan, Michael Scannell)

Youghal Athletic Club

Contact: Geraldine Curtin :  086 603 6735         

email : email Youghal AC
Sponsor: Youghal Credit Union

Facebook: Youghal AC