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
Get ready for the third YDL match this coming Sunday at Sutton-in-Ashfield, near Mansfield! Team members will be notified by Jo McGrath in advance. Click here for a map and here for a timetable (it’s on page 2 – non premier).
A hot sunny Saturday, while the rest of the country watched the Royal Wedding, Grantham Athletic Club U13 and U15 athletes compete in the second round of the Youth Development League. Seven other clubs from across the Midlands joined us at the South Kesteven Sports Stadium competing in a range of track and field events. … Read more YDL Round 2 Match Report – Jo McGrath
Information For Parents for Saturday 19th May YDL Match, Grantham Parents and guardians of Notts Lincs Alliance competitors should already have received a copy of the information below by email. Please ensure that you arrive at the South Kesteven Sports Stadium in plenty of time, at least an hour before your child’s first event, so … Read more Information For Parents for Saturday 19th May YDL Match
Saturday 21st April saw seven GAC young athletes join team mates from local clubs Bourne, Sleaford and Newark to compete in the Youth Development League under the composite team title ‘Notts Lincs Alliance’. The recent warm weather stayed with us for most of the competition and saw some fantastic performances. Under 15 boys Harry Denton … Read more YDL Match Report 21/04/18
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 –