Volunteers Required for Sainsbury’s Bag Pack

The Grantham Athletic Club has been given an opportunity by Sainbury’s to do a Bag Pack for their customers on Saturday 23rd March between 10-4 in order to raise funds for the Club. Sainbury’s have advised that volunteers should work no more than 2 hour shifts (10-12, 12-2, 2-4), with six working at any one … Read more Volunteers Required for Sainsbury’s Bag Pack

Lincolnshire Track and Field County Championships 2019

This year, all entries to the Lincolnshire Track and Field County Championships need to be made online by individual athletes, rather than through the Club as they have been in previous years. Entries are made via the England Athletics website and for athletes under the age of 16 a parent or guardian will be required … Read more Lincolnshire Track and Field County Championships 2019

XC Updates/Forthcoming Lincs Runner Match 4

A number of GAC athletes recently gave some excellent performances as part of the Lincolnshire team at the annual Anglian Schools Cross Country Championships at Abington Park, Northampton, on Saturday 3rd February. In the intermediate boys, Harry Denton came 31st out of 79 starters in a time of 21:24, helping to secure 3rd place for … Read more XC Updates/Forthcoming Lincs Runner Match 4

Lincs County Champs XC – Biscathorpe Match Report

Last weekend was the Lincolnshire County XC Championships. The venue was Biscathorpe, near Louth. The course has the reputation for being a ‘proper XC’ one, with its tough hills and water crossings. Numerous athletes from Grantham AC were competing as they pitched themselves against the best. The event kicked off with the U11’s ‘unofficial’ race. … Read more Lincs County Champs XC – Biscathorpe Match Report

Social Evening and Awards Night 2019 – 18th Jan

Our annual Social Evening and Awards Night is fast approaching, on Friday 18th January. As last year, the event will take place at Great Gonerby Social Club, 8 High St, Great Gonerby, Grantham, NG31 8JP (click for map). All club members, parents and supporters are welcome. Winners will be notified by post in the next … Read more Social Evening and Awards Night 2019 – 18th Jan

LotterySK Tickets Fundraise for GAC

Grantham Athletic Club has joined LotterySk to try to raise some much-needed funds. LotterySK was created in 2018 by South Kesteven District Council to support community projects in the local area using the principle of raising money within the community for the community via a weekly lottery. Each ticket costs one pound, and there are … Read more LotterySK Tickets Fundraise for GAC

YDL Season 2019 Dates

Dates for next year’s Youth Development League (YDL) have been released. Grantham Athletic Club athletes will once more compete as part of the Notts Lincs Alliance (us, Bourne, Sleaford and Newark athletes). The Alliance will compete against Derby AC, Mansfield Harriers, Northampton AC, Rushcliffe AC, Sutton-in-Ashfield Harriers AC and Saffron AC. In the 2019 season, the matches … Read more YDL Season 2019 Dates

XC Summary & Event Timetable

There’s been a lot of XC posts recently, so this one is an attempt to summarise the latest news and give you a timetable and links for upcoming events (all in the calendar in the sidebar too). North Mids XC match at Shipley Country Park Well done to everyone that took part at North Mids … Read more XC Summary & Event Timetable