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
Congratulations to Will Tucker for being selected as athlete of the month for March 2016. Will came first in the Lincoln Park Run on March 26th in a time of 17m 54. Report from Lincoln Park Run website There was some excitement at the front of the field with first female Abbie Donnelly chasing downWilliam … Read more Athlete of the Month – March
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)
A weekend of great performances this weekend with Stephen Hobday gaining third place in the Belton Cup and fine performances from Sophia and Mark Tucker. Details to follow later this week. Saturday saw fine triathlon performances at the Duston Triathlon from Ella-Rose and Izzy Hobday. Ellie said that it was the best she has ever … Read more Results – Belton Cup, Duston Triathalon
Please find details of Match 1 of the Under 17 and Under 20 YDL which is at Derby on Sunday May 1st. You can sign up at the club or online through the linked google doc.
Bourne “Run in the Woods” 10K and 3K 11 current first claim, 1 second claim and 1 past member of Grantham AC ran in Bourne woods on Sunday 10th April. With the sun shining through the trees and some wet slippery trails underfoot the 3K race got underway. Aaron Hunt took the early lead with … Read more Results – Run in the Woods, Charnwood AC Open Meet, Manc Marathon, Hose Half, Parkrun
The Second Lincolnshire League Match will take place on Sunday 24th April at The Meres Stadium, Grantham. As it is a home match we would love to see as many athletes competing as possible. The timetables are here below. The match fees are £2.50 Juniors and £3.00 Seniors (Veterans compete as Seniors in the Lincolnshire … Read more Lincs League Match Two Details
We are in the process of developing the online diary on this site. In the meantime, please do refer to the Lincolnshire Athletic Association website for a definitive list of fixtures. April Sunday 24 Apr 16- Lincs League 2 (Home Match) Sunday 01 May 16- YDL upper age group Under 17 and Under 20 Saturday … Read more Dates for your Diary
Ben Allen had a brilliant run in near perfect conditions in the Manchester marathon and finished well inside the psychological 3 hour barrier in a time 2:56:46. Well done Ben – a brilliant run. This is our second sub 3 hour run in two years after Adam Madge’s performance last year.
Congratulations to all of the athletes who took part in the first league match at Boston on the 3rd April. The journal has a good review of it It was lovely to see several athletes make their debut at several ages including Under 11 and Under 13s. It is always great to see young athletes … Read more Lincs League Match 1
Here are the Athletes of the Month for November, December, January and February. Many congratulations to our athletes as this was very competitive period for the club. February: Amy Hunt for her victories in both the 60m and 200m national titles in the under-15 women age group at the England Athletics National Indoor Championships held … Read more Athlete of the month
Tony Madge tackled the scenic but far from flat Wollaton Park Easter 10k and his time of 44:20 gave him a 1st Vet 60 position and 65th overall from the 400 plus field. Despite the local Belton House Parkrun being cancelled for the bank Holiday weekend it didn’t deter the club’s enthusiasm as they had … Read more Parkrun News 28/03/16
The first match of the Lincolnshire League will take place at the Tommy Clay track in Boston on Sunday 3rd April, 2016. There is not a bus booked for this and we will try to match up those able to offer lifts with those who need one. The timetables are here below. The match fees … Read more Lincs League Match 1 – Boston 03/04/16
You will see that we have put together a new website. In order to work on materials on the old site we have had to open this site early. We will be overhauling content over the Easter holidays after which you will be find everything you need.
Athlete of the Month for July is Amy Newell. Amy (U17W) has decided to take up Pole Vaulting and is progressing very well