Welcome to Shannon Athletic Club! 

Shannon Athletic Club is a sports instruction facility located in Shannon, County Clare. We provide athletic sports, such as Sprints and Long Runs, Throws

and Jumps for individuals from the area of Shannon and surrounding towns. 


 We are open to anyone aged 7 years upwards

The training sessions take place on the Shannon AC Track, just beside St. Senans Rugby Club


Our ethos is: TO HAVE FUN! We welcome beginners as well as advanced athletes, children as well as adults. We have a friendly atmosphere where everyone can feel comfortable and respected. The Club is affiliated with Athletics Ireland, which means that all our coaches meet very high standards. All our staff is Garda-vetted, and we also follow all national guidelines for Children's Sports.  


Please remember that you can join us at any time of the year! Just click below to see how to become a member.

Want to try ? No problem! 

Simply come to our track on the training session for your age group. 

This trial first training is always free! 

Here is our training schedule: 

Want to become a member? It's easy!

Our Club is open to new members all year round. 

This means that you or your child can come to us at any time of the season. To become our member, simply click the link below:




If you are looking for a way to stay fit, improve your health, or well-being of your family, join the community of Shannon Athletic Club! 

We offer a variety of disciplines for different levels of ability and interest.  Whether you want to run, jump, throw or sprint, we have something for you.



First medals for Shannon Athletic Track: Gold, Silver and Bronze on County Championship!

We have our first Gold Medal for Shannon Athletic Club since its re-opening in January this year. Sean Cleary won the Gold on Track and Field County Championship 2024, for Turbo Javelin! This victory is not just about the medal; it's a triumph of perseverance and determination. The second Medalist is JJ who won not one but two medals today.  Sean sets a new standard of excellence for the club, especially significant after its recent reopening.

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Get in touch with us today to start your athletic journey!


Shannon AC Track
Bothar Sioda, near St. Senans Rugby Club 
Shannon, Clare, Ireland