Congratulations to all of those who took part in the first match of the Lincolnshire Cross Country League sponsored by Lincolnshire Runner. Results to follow but here are photographs from the day.
GAC are helping Grantham Running Club to host the second Lincolnshire League Match at Belton House on November 6th. We would be grateful for any offers of support for marshalling on the day. Please let Chris Hunt know or leave a message on this post so we can contact you.
Further information from Chris Hunt, Cross Country Team Manager, on Sunday’s first cross country match. The closest post code is PE10 0LG. The venue is on the A151 Grantham Road out of Bourne and around a couple of miles from the town centre. If traveling south through Bourne turn right at the traffic lights in … Read more Sunday’s Cross Country Match Details
The first match in the Lincolnshire League, sponsored by the Lincolnshire Runner, will be taking place on Sunday at Bourne Woods. These are on the A151 between Bourne and Edenham. The website for the woods is here. The races start at 11am. 11am – Senior and Vet men 9700 metres 11:05am – Under 11 … Read more Cross Country Match Sun 30/10/16
Three Grantham AC athletes travelled to Markeaton Park in Derby for the first round of the North Midlands League Cross Country on Saturday. First off was Ewan Rodell in the under 13 boys race, Ewan ran a strong race to finish 7th out of 58, in a time of12 minutes 39 seconds over the 3.5Km course. … Read more North Midlands League XC
We jut wanted to make sure that everyone is aware of forthcoming dates: Tuesday 18th October – deadline for kit orders to be in time for Christmas Thursday 20th October – AGM. 7pm at Kings School, Grantham Sundays – training is now on at 9am every sunday at the Belmont Tower on Five Gates lane … Read more Dates for your Diary
The AGM will take place on Thursday next week. All papers will be emailed out to members this weekend. The agenda is as follows: Grantham & District Athletic Club Annual General Meeting Thursday 20th October 2016 7pm – 9.00pm Kings Grammar School Chairman’s Opening Address Apologies Minutes of the annual meeting held on 3.11.2014 Matters … Read more AGM 20/10/16
With huge thanks to Jo McGrath, we have been able to source our new kit early and in time for Christmas rather than the start of next season. We have done this as we think they will make great Christmas presents. We have worked very hard to design a new kit with vests, skins, hoodies, … Read more New Kit – Order Oct 18th For Xmas
We are so proud to be able to announce that Malcolm Fenton was successful at this weekend’s World Hammer Decathlon Championships at Derby. Malcolm scored 6973 points in the Mens’ veteran 60 category which increased the world record by more than 1000 points. The event consists of throws with 4kg, 5kg, 6kg, 7.26kg, 7.5kg, 9.08kg, … Read more World Record Holder!
The Grantham Athletic Club AGM will be held on Thursday 20th October 2016. We will meet at the Kings School, Grantham from 7:00pm – 9:00pm. Go to the tower block by the car park and we will ensure that you are shown to the room. All club members are welcome and it is a chance to see how … Read more Club AGM
Just to remind everyone that the winter training starts on Monday 3rd October. Junior Indoor training runs from 6pm – 7pm Senior Indoor training runs from 7:30pm – 8:30pm Wednesday outdoor training runs from 7:00pm to 8:30pm
We are going to mark the end of the Summer season with our annual ’fun night’ on Wednesday 14th September at The Meres stadium. Younger group: 6pm onwards Older group: 7pm onwards Food available between 6:45pm and 7:45pm There will be a range of games and activities including inflatable games like Kin Ball. Tickets: £5 includes … Read more Annual Fun Night
From our coaches: As the summer season comes to a close, there is a need for a rest, reflection and restock. For sprinters, jumpers and throwers the last two weeks of September are our official break, no Monday or Wednesday. Last training will beSeptember 14th.Training for middle distance continues throughout September, as they have had … Read more Break for End of Summer Season
The last Lincs League match of the season takes place this weekend at the Princess Royal Sports Arena, Boston. The address is Great Fen Road, Boston PE21 7PB. The Field events starts at 11am and throwers will be able to attempt all disciplines in Hammer, Discus, Shot and Javelin. Click here to see the field timetable. … Read more Last Lincs League Match of Season 04/09/16
We are so proud to report that Amy Hunt has continued her great progress this season with another championship victory. Report from Ian Richards: Following her victory at the English Schools Championships in July, Amy Hunt has now become the national champion in the u15 girls sprint. She has been consistently top of the national … Read more English Champion Sprinter