North Midlands XC League Details

Matches for the North Midlands XC League begin on Saturday 13th Oct at Markeaton Park in Derby. The North Mids matches are suited to runners that want to push themselves that little bit harder. Anyone interested should contact Mark Tucker. A senior/junior/vets team will be entered by Mark. 2018/19 Fixtures 13th October: Derby:  (Markeaton Park) … Read more North Midlands XC League Details

Lincolnshire XC Squad Meeting Update

Update from Squad Manager Bill Taylor: The Lincs XC Squad meeting tomorrow (Saturday) takes place on Saturday 15th September at Collingham Cricket Club, Dale Field, Collingham. Collingham is a village on the A1133 about 4 miles from Newark heading towards Newton-on-Trent and Gainsborough  http://maps.google.co.uk/?q=NG237LJParking is arranged for from 10.15am – Approaching from Newark direction and … Read more Lincolnshire XC Squad Meeting Update

GAC Athletes in National XC Champs

On Saturday 17th March, six athletes from the club represented their county in the 2018 English Schools Cross Country Championships. This is the pinnacle of the schools’ Cross Country season with teams of 8 runners from all counties in England competing. Set in the picturesque surroundings of Temple Newsam Park in Leeds, the runners had … Read more GAC Athletes in National XC Champs

Lincolnshire XC Squad Training – Sunday 11/02

Please see below details of a session planned for this Sunday, 11/02,  for cross country athletes U13 and above that wish to join county squad training. Meet at 10.30 am. We will be finished by 12.15 pm. Meet at the Grandstand, Carholme Rd, Lincoln LN1 1SE – the session will be on West Common opposite. … Read more Lincolnshire XC Squad Training – Sunday 11/02

Match Report – Lincs County Schools XC – Stamford

GAC Athletes Excel at Lincolnshire County Schools Event Burghley Park was the venue for the 2018 Lincolnshire County Schools XC event. This competition is considered by many to be the toughest and most competitive of all the XC events in the calendar. The competition starts with athletes from all disciplines competing at district level events. … Read more Match Report – Lincs County Schools XC – Stamford

Match Report – Lincs County Athletics Champs – Boston

Junior Athletes Take Team Silver At the Lincolnshire County Athletics Championships, held on 07/01/18 at Castle Dyke, Boston, Grantham AC had numerous athletes competing. The course is notorious for being a gruelling test of character with a knee-deep waterway to get through. In the U11 age group Thomas Broadley had his best result of the … Read more Match Report – Lincs County Athletics Champs – Boston

Match Report – North Mids XC League – Wollaton Hall

Set against the back drop of Nottingham’s majestic Wollaton Hall, three Grantham Athletic Club athletes competed in the North Mids XC league match on Saturday 13th Jan. First off were Isabel Hobday and Harry Denton. Both ran intelligent races, starting off steady then picking the pace up to work their way up through the pack to finish … Read more Match Report – North Mids XC League – Wollaton Hall

Training & Competition

Training Nights Non-members can attend any training sessions and will be made most welcome. Track & Field: Winter (Oct – Mar): Monday, 6-7 pm at the Meres – 8-10 year olds, £2 per session Monday, 7:30-8:30 pm at the Meres – 11+ year olds, £3 per session Wednesday, 7-8:30 pm at the Sports Stadium– 11+ … Read more Training & Competition

Club Updates – Training, XC, Kit, Safety

Dear all, Half term training Just to confirm that all training sessions are taking place this week. Cross Country Match 1 We have put information about the first cross-country match onto the website and hope to see lots of you competing in this series of matches. If you are interested in competing but have never … Read more Club Updates – Training, XC, Kit, Safety