For the younger athletes we have the YDL (Youth Development League) for U13 and U15 athletes, which is aimed at giving them experience in competitions with their peers. We compete as part of a team called Notts Lincs Alliance, a composite team, joining us, Bourne, Sleaford and Newark athletes. U13 Competitors must be aged 11 … Read more YDL Competitions
The annual Sportshall Trials took place at The Meres on Sunday 26th November. This event is held to select the team that will go forward to compete against other East Midland county teams on Sunday 11th February 2018. A number of Grantham Athletic Club members took part with other athletes from different parts of the … Read more County Sportshall Trials
Some news to keep you all up to date. Club shop The club shop is now open for the late summer window for members to purchase their club kit. It is at http://granthamathleticclub.zeonshop.co.uk and the window closes in the middle of next week (we have extended this for those who were not aware) Summer training … Read more Summer News
Congratulations to our Lower Age Group athletes who came second in the 2nd match in the Midlands North/East 1B league. This means we have a 1st and 2nd place against Derby’s 1st and 3rd. It is that close!!!! The next match is on Sunday 18th June at Derby Moorways Stadium. This is a home match … Read more YDL Lower Age Group – A Great Performance
YDL Upper Age Group Match Just a reminder to our Under 20 and under 17 athletes that we have a YDL match at Derby Moorways THIS Sunday 28th May. Please sign up this week.
Eighteen younger athletes from Grantham Athletic Club competed at the Youth Development League against five other athletic clubs at the Grantham Meres track on Saturday. This year we were delighted to be part of a composite team, joining athletes from local clubs Bourne, Sleaford and Newark. This enabled us to have a strong team of … Read more YDL – Opening Win for Lower Age Group Team
Hi all, Thank you to all of you who have used the online registration with England Athletics or have posted paperwork to the Membership secretary. Please do get all of your registrations completed as soon as possible before the competitions start over the coming weeks. I have amended a couple of errors in the fixture … Read more Forthcoming Fixtures
Seventeen younger athletes from Grantham Athletic Club competed in the Youth DevelopmentLeague at The Grantham Meres track on Saturday. The day began with the track events where we saw the U13 boys Harry Denton gain first place in the 100m (14.5 sec) closely followed by team mate Ewan Rodell in second place (14.8 sec) In a … Read more Match report – YDL Lower Age Group 16th July
The next match for the Youth Development League is an away match hosted by Newark at The Meres. This means that we should be seeing lots of athletes taking part. This is a chance for our Under 13 and Under 15 athletes who have been performing so well in training to take it onto the … Read more YDL – Lower Age Group 16/07/16 at Meres
Please note that Sunday’s match is taking place at Wyndley Leisure Centre, Clifton Road, Sutton Coldfield, B73 6EB. Timetable is here –
Chris Hunt (team manager) is now organising teams for the third match in the Youth Development League which will take place on SUNDAY 26th June at the Wyndley Leisure Centre, Clifton Road, Sutton Coldfield B73 6EB. Please note the location is not as earlier stated. Events start at 11:15. Please sign up either at the club or online on the Google … Read more YDL Upper Age Group – Sutton Colfield – Sun 26/06/16
A quick message from Jo McGrath, team manager for the younger age group team, about tomorrow’s match. A huge thank you to the 12 Athletes that have signed up for the YDL match tomorrow at Grantham Meres. Please make sure you remember your club vests and safety pins. Make sure you eat well and keep … Read more YDL Match at Meres 19/06/16
Well done to all of our young athletes who represented the club this weekend. With so many occupied on half term holiday events, it was always going to be hard for our small team. We sawsome excellent performances across the board, with our athletes earning 6 1st places and a total of 13 personal bests … Read more YDL Upper Age group match report
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
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.