Match Report for the YDL Younger Age Group. Sat 21st May 2016 The first of our younger age group YDL competitions was held in Royal Leamington Spa last weekend and saw eight of our younger athletes compete and compete they did! Every single one of them gave it their all, some achieving new PB’s, some … Read more Match report – YDL Lower Age Group
Match report for the recent Northerns match. There were some excellent performances on the day from a small team. We do need to fill events in the future to ensure that we fulfil our potential in the league. GACs Throwers Set an Excellent Standard in the Northern Athletics League Grantham Athletic Club hosted the first … Read more Northern League Match I Report
We currently have 12 athletes signed up for Saturday’s match and really could do with getting this up to 20 to make the team really competitive. All of the details are on the site here. So please sign up online or at training tomorrow night.
Grantham Athletic Club was able to muster a select, but committed number of athletes to compete in the four league meetings of the Northern League Division 4 East Central, two of which were in Grantham. Overall, the junior/senior/veteran team secured a third place position in the league. With the top two clubs being promoted; the … Read more Northern League 2017
Here are the events that we do at GAC. Distances above 200m are restricted in some age groups. Check with your coach. 100m – The 100 metres is a fast explosive power event. 200m – the 200 metres requires similar skills and abilities as the 100 metres, but clearly the ability to maintain a high … Read more Track and Field
It is the County Championships on Sunday – please find links to the timetable and the entry list. Good luck to all of those competing.
Stephen Hobday took the silver podium place in the Grantham Sprint Tri last weekend. His hard work competing for GAC over the cross country season put him good shape for the 5k run which he completed in 20:11. Being a member of the Witham Wheelers paid dividends for the 16k cycle leg which he completed … Read more Results – Sprint Tri, Parkrun
Twenty-seven members of Grantham Athletic Club took part in the second Lincolnshire League meeting at The Meres stadium on Sunday, producing some very good results despite the conditions. The under-13 girls’ and boys’ competition included a quadrathon, with Mary Justice winning the 100m, 200m and shot put, and second in the long jump. There were … Read more Results Lincs League – Match 2
Chris Hunt (team manager) is now organising teams for the second match in the Youth Development League which will take place on SUNDAY 29th MAY at The Meres Stadium. As this is a home match, we would really love to see as many events filled as possible. Events start at 11:15. Please sign up either at the club or … Read more YDL Upper Age Group Match 2 29/05/16 (Meres Stadium, Grantham)
Jo McGrath (team manager) is now organising teams for the first match in the Youth Development League which will take place on SATURDAY 21st MAY in Leamington. There will be a bus provided which will pick up and drop off from the Meres. Departure time will be confirmed soon Events start at 11:30. Please do sign … Read more YDL – Lower Age Groups (U13 and U15) Match 1
If you have not entered the County Champs, Jackie will be picking up the last entry forms from training tomorrow night. No further entries will be accepted by the club after that. The timetable is available here Entry form is available here
Youth Development League Match 1. Derby 01 May 16. Ten Grantham AC athletes competed in the first round of the Youth Development League match at Derby on Sunday. Despite the cold and windy conditions they achieved 11 personal best performances. In the under 20 Women’s match Amy Newell won the Pole Vault at 1.95m. She came 4 … Read more YDL Match Report
We are coming up to our first Youth Development League matches. Details of the upper age group match is already on the site. This season Jo McGrath has agreed to manage the team and we are hoping that we will see lots of our younger athletes will be competing this season. The YDL allows you … Read more YDL – Lower Age Group (U13 and U15)