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
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.
We have our very own English Schools’ Champion!! Amy Hunt ran a new PB of 12.11s to win the junior girls’ 100m at Gateshead on Saturday. That time now puts her top of the UK rankings for her age group. What a remarkable effort in her first year in this category. I honestly think it … Read more Amy Hunt – English Schools’ Champion
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.