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
Training at The Meres continues for all age groups during the holidays. Dave Eldridge has kindly offered to start running an off road training session this Friday at 4.30pm for one hour at the Lion Gates next door to Belton Golf Course. Meet in the car park at the bottom of the hill. This is aimed … Read more Summer Training Info
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
January 2017 This month the committee have selected three athletes for athlete of the month in an incredibly competitive month. Ewan Rodell was chosen for his fantastic performance in the County Championship and also for strong Cross County performances throughout the season. Naomi Collier was selected for an absolutely wonderful performance in the Northern Indoor Championships … Read more Athlete of the Month
We are so proud to be able to announce that Amy Hunt has followed up her success last year at Gateshead with a wonderful victory at the English Schools Athletics Championships in the 100 metres. This is a great achievement, if you look at the championship bests, it is littered with famous Olympians. We haven’t seen … Read more National Champion – Amy Hunt
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
We have a couple of Open meetings coming up in the local area which could be of interest to club members looking to get PBs in before the end of the season. Please note that the Lincoln open is taking place again which is a great and local event) Lincoln Games open athletics meeting … Read more Open Meetings Coming Up
Our next match is on Sunday at The Meres Stadium. This is the third match in this season’s Lincolnshire League and for all age groups from Under 11s upwards. If you have not already signed up at the club, please add the events you want to do in the comments section below. We will then pass … Read more Lincs League Match 3 – 10/07/16
Please note that Sunday’s match is taking place at Wyndley Leisure Centre, Clifton Road, Sutton Coldfield, B73 6EB. Timetable is here –
Please note that if you are not registered with English Athletics by the 30th June, 2016. If you are not registered by that date, you will not be able to compete until next season. This means that if you want to compete, you must get your forms to the club by tomorrow night. There is no … Read more Urgent – Registration Deadline
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
With a weather forecast suggesting that there could be thunder and lightening in the early evening, we are pre-warning members that the training session from 6 to 7 for juniors is intended to go ahead at present. If there is any thunder and lightening, then the session will be cancelled.
Hi all, Sorry for the delay in posting. Tomorrow’s match is at The Meres Stadium, Grantham although it is officially an away match as it is hosted by Worksop. Let’s hope for a big turnout so that we can fill more events at this match.
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