Friday 31.1.2020 saw Grantham Athletic Club celebrate its athletes, volunteers and successes of 2019. Held at Great Gonerby Social Club, the evening comprised of a buffet, followed by the presentation of awards and trophies, a fund-raising raffle and disco until the evening end. Congratulations to all our athletes who achieved best of age groups and … Read more Presentation Evening
Erin and Amy Crook achieved excellent placings competing for the Charles Read Academy at the 7th annual David Ross Educational Trust Summer Cup, held at the South Kesteven Sports Stadium on the 3rd July. Erin achieved gold in the 200m hurdles, while older sister Amy won gold in the 800m – congratulations to them both! … Read more GAC Athletes Shoutout
Three great performances have been recognised by the committee for January 2017. See the link below…. Athlete of the month
January 2017 This month the committee have selected three athletes for athlete of the month in an incredibly competitive month. Ewan Rodell was chosen for his fantastic performance in the County Championship and also for strong Cross County performances throughout the season. Naomi Collier was selected for an absolutely wonderful performance in the Northern Indoor Championships … Read more Athlete of the Month
Congratulations to Will Tucker for being selected as athlete of the month for March 2016. Will came first in the Lincoln Park Run on March 26th in a time of 17m 54. Report from Lincoln Park Run website There was some excitement at the front of the field with first female Abbie Donnelly chasing downWilliam … Read more Athlete of the Month – March
Here are the Athletes of the Month for November, December, January and February. Many congratulations to our athletes as this was very competitive period for the club. February: Amy Hunt for her victories in both the 60m and 200m national titles in the under-15 women age group at the England Athletics National Indoor Championships held … Read more Athlete of the month
Athlete of the Month for July is Amy Newell. Amy (U17W) has decided to take up Pole Vaulting and is progressing very well
Athlete of the Month for August is Sophie Stanley for completing the 40-mile Grim Reaper challenge at Grimsthorpe Castle.
Athletes of the Month for June: Abbie Byron for 300m, Janice Anderson for age-related 5km.
Athletes of the Month for May: Amy Hunt, ranked 4th in the UK for 150m & Keith Measures for excellent recent age-related performances in 10km (etc.) road races.
Athlete of the Month for April is Chris Bainbridge for his U20 Hammer Throw of 39.50m and William Lumsden for his U17 Javelin Throw of 45.23m.
Athlete of the Month for March is Adam Madge for his excellent performance in our Newton’s Fraction half-marathon, finishing in 10th place in a time of 1:25:23.
February’s Athlete of the Month is Helen Braybrook for her excellent performance in her first year of U13 cross-country.
January’s Athlete of the Month is Jake Richardson for his excellent recent performance in cross country, including his 17th place in the U17M Northern Championships.
Saskia Hunt has been awarded November’s Athlete of the Month for her excellent recent performance and commitment to cross country running. Similarly, George Hatton has been awarded December’s Athlete of the Month for his excellent recent performance and commitment to cross country running.