8 Week Walking Programmes
Following on from National Walk Day, a number of areas are planning weekly walks in their local areas to coincide with the 8 Week Operation Transformation programme. See below for details:
|Day||Area||Time||Meeting point||Contact name & number|
|Monday||Cormeen||10am (from 9th)||Cormeen Sports Complex||Aine Reilly086-7732649|
|Donore||7pm (from 9th)||Donore National School||Malena McLoone087-6890892|
|Johnstown||7.30pm (from 9th)||Johnstown Shopping Centre||Joe Adams086 8600961|
|Athboy||7.15pm (from 9th)||Waxies Corner||Alma Mc Clorey087-6450811|
|Ashbourne||7.30pm(from 27th Feb)||Ashbourne Garda Station||Theresa Byrne 087-2376175|
|Wednesday||Carnaross||9.15am (from 11th)||Carnaross Hall||Noeleen Farrelly086-3260857|
|Navan||7pm (from 11th)||Old Town Hall||Michael Murray086-0757434|
|Athboy||7.15pm (from 11th)||Waxies Corner||Alma Mc Clorey087-6450811|
|Kiltale||7.15pm (from 4th)||Kiltale GAA||Jackie Jackson087-6468107|
|Carlanstown||7.30pm (from 11th)||Centra Carlanstown||Kay Brogan087-2350317|
|Kells||8pm (from 11th)||Gaeil Colmcille Centre||Ann Smith087-9781474|
|Thursday||Claremont Stadium Navan||11am (from 12th)||Claremont Stadium||Maria Matthews046-9029693|
|Ballivor||7pm (from 12th)||Ballivor GAA Grounds (Walking Track)||Paul Perry089-4303768|
|Ashbourne||7.30pm (from 23rd Feb)||Ashbourne Garda Station||Theresa Byrne 087-2376175|
|Saturday||Cormeen||9.30am (from 14th)||Cormeen Sports Complex||Aine Reilly 086-7732649|
|Castletown||10am (from 14th)||Castletown Pitch & Putt Club||Nichola Smith086-8617289|
|Bohermeen||11am (from 14th)||Bohermeen Community Centre||Stephen Ball086-0792580|
|Ashbourne||11am (from 25th Feb)||Ashbourne Garda Station||Theresa Byrne 087-2376175|
|Sunday||Tara||9am (from 15th)||Hill of Tara car park||Kay Carroll086-3684959|
|Carnaross||6.30pm (from 15th)||Carnaross GAA pitch||Noeleen 086 3260857 or Ann 086 3603291|
Learn 2 Run to 5k
Struggling with your New Year’s “get fit” resolution? Why not train in a group?
Learn 2 Run to 5k is ideal for those who are walkers and wish to become joggers or joggers who wish to become runners – open to men & women. An experienced running coach will be in attendance each night to provide advice and support. Venues for training include:
|Bohermeen||Beginners running group starts Mon 9th Jan @7pm; Advanced running group starts Sat 7th Jan @9am; both at Bohermeen Community Centre.||Stephen Ball 086 0792580|
|Carnaross||Walk or Run every Sun evening @6.30pm Carnaross football club.||Noeleen 086 3260857 or Ann 086 3603291|
|Donore||Couch to 5k starting Mon 9th January @7pm – continuing every Mon & Wed at Donore NS||Ken Brien 086 8635470|
|Dunboyne||Couch to 5k commences on 5th Jan – every Tues & Thurs @9pm Dunboyne AC track, Rooske Rd.||Geraldine Fagan 087 2218540|
|Dunshaughlin||Early Feb – check out Dunshauglin AC facebook||Paddy Mangan 087 2597731|
|Enfield||Enfield- Fit 4 Life/Meet n Train Mon & Wed @ 7pm; Sat @ 8am||Geraldine Cusack 087 2376267|
|Navan||Starting 16th Jan at 7pm Claremont Stadium, Navan.||David, Meath LSP @ 046 9067337|
Target: Royal County 5km/10km on Bank Holiday Monday May 1st 2017 in Kells
Men on the Move
Are you MALE, aged 30 plus? Would you like to be fitter? Healthier? And have a bit of craic in the process?
Men on the Move programme is a 6 week sports based programme for MEN ONLY
Men on the Move will start in Navan on Thursday 12th January at 7.30pm in Claremont Stadium.
Please note – this programme is open to all men regardless of fitness level. Contact Ruairi on 046-9067337 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
Operation Fit Ability
Join Operation Transformation leader, Chris McElligott for the FIT-ABILITY circuit training classes commencing on 19th Jan @ 6.30pm in Dunshaughlin Community Centre.
This FREE 6 week programme is open to adults with physical disabilities
Contact Elaine @ 046 9067337 for further information.
Parkrun – Weekly Free 5km Timed Runs www.parkrun.ie
Parkrun Navan – every Saturday at 9:30am in Blackwater Park, Windtown Road, Navan; Parkrun Oldbridge – every Saturday at 9:30am meet at Battle of the Boyne Visitor Centre, Oldbridge, Drogheda, Co. Meath