The summer training sessions start next week. Ages 9 and 10: Wednesdays 6-7pm, Sports Stadium. Age 11 upward: Wednesdays 7-8:30pm, Sports Stadium. PLEASE NOTE THE NEW TRAINING FEES: Ages 9 and 10: Training fee £2 Age 11 upward: Training fee £2.50
Congratulations to the following athletes who were selected to run at the British indoor trials at Sheffield on 15th February: Naomi Collier, SW 1500m, came 9th in heat in time of 4:33.36 Zoe Lucas, SW 60mH, came 6th in heat in time of 8.78. Very well done to you both!
Congratulations to the following Grantham AC athletes who attended these games. Amy Hunt U15g 200m in 25.89 which was equal best time of the day and 60m in 8.06 which was the 3rd best time of the day. Staggering when considering her age! Naomi Collier Sen W 1500m in time of 4.33.36 which was the … Read more Congratulations to GAC Athletes
Congratulations to Zoe Lucas, Naomi Collier, Lewis Davey and Michael Burr on their performances in the North of England Indoor Championships held at E.I.S. Sheffield. All four set new club records in their respective events. In the U20 Women’s 60m Hurdles Zoe Lucas’s time of 8.78s.gained her the silver medal. Lewis Davey gained the bronze … Read more North of England Indoor Championships, E.I.S., Sheffield.
Athlete of the Month for August is Sophie Stanley for completing the 40-mile Grim Reaper challenge at Grimsthorpe Castle.
Athletes of the Month for June: Abbie Byron for 300m, Janice Anderson for age-related 5km.
Athletes of the Month for May: Amy Hunt, ranked 4th in the UK for 150m & Keith Measures for excellent recent age-related performances in 10km (etc.) road races.
Athlete of the Month for April is Chris Bainbridge for his U20 Hammer Throw of 39.50m and William Lumsden for his U17 Javelin Throw of 45.23m.
Athlete of the Month for March is Adam Madge for his excellent performance in our Newton’s Fraction half-marathon, finishing in 10th place in a time of 1:25:23.
February’s Athlete of the Month is Helen Braybrook for her excellent performance in her first year of U13 cross-country.
January’s Athlete of the Month is Jake Richardson for his excellent recent performance in cross country, including his 17th place in the U17M Northern Championships.
Saskia Hunt has been awarded November’s Athlete of the Month for her excellent recent performance and commitment to cross country running. Similarly, George Hatton has been awarded December’s Athlete of the Month for his excellent recent performance and commitment to cross country running.
There was an excellent turn-out at our annual Presentation Night. Guest of Honour Chris Cohen gave an interesting insight to the “back-room” activities at the 2012 Olympics & Paralympics. A summary of the awards can be found via the links at the top of this page.
Athlete of the Month for September is Josh Brown for reaching the English Schools’ Combined Events Final. Well done Josh.
Athlete of the Month for October is not an individual, but a team – the U13 Boys’ Cross Country Team! Well done to Will Tucker, George Hatton, Aaron Hunt, Lewis Davey, Rori Rodell and Angus Sharp.