Eighteen younger Athletes from Grantham Athletic club competed at the Youth Development League against five other athletic clubs at the Grantham Meres track on Saturday. This year we were delighted to be part of a composite team, joining athletes from local clubs Bourne, Sleaford and Newark. This enabled us to have a strong team of … Read more YDL – Brilliant opening win for the Lower Age Group team
It is that time of year again! Entries for the Lincolnshire T&F County Championships to held at The Sports Stadium, Trent Road, Grantham on Saturday 13th May 2017.for Under 13, Under 15, Under 17, Under 20, Seniors and Veterans are now being accepted. Please note that you cannot compete in this event or YDL or Northern league … Read more County Championships 2017
Hi all, Thank you to all of you who have used the online registration with England Athletics or have posted paperwork to the Membership secretary. Please do get all of your registrations completed as soon as possible before the competitions start over the coming weeks. I have amended a couple of errors in the … Read more Forthcoming fixtures
Hopefully many of you will have received an email stating forthcoming fixtures. This can be found on the site or downloadable from here http://bit.ly/2mESizr If you are Under 15 or Under 13 then we will be looking for you to compete in the Youth Development League matches. These matches are on: Match 1 22nd April … Read more Fixture list and membership renewals
We have the very sad task of informing club members that Ian Newell, father of Kim and Amy, was tragically killed in a car accident on the A1 last Thursday. This was a terrible shock to all who knew him and we want to let all members know. Ian was a familiar face at Grantham … Read more Sad news
A huge thanks to all volunteers and helpers from Inspire+ who made today’s Newton’s Fraction and Little Apple Fun Run. The half marathon was a sell out and we have a huge turnout in the fun run with 132 runners which is wonderful. We spoke to 10 children about joining the club for training this … Read more Newton’s Fraction and Little Apple Run – thank you!
Three great performances have been recognised by the committee for January 2017. See the link below…. Athlete of the month
On Sunday 5th March, we have the Newton’s Fraction Half Marathon at The Mere’sstadium We still need support from volunteers to help us make the event run smoothly. If you can help, please contact us through comments below. For those not old enough to run in the big race, how about the Little Apple Fun … Read more Newton’s Fraction and Little Apple runs
Fantastic news from the British Universities Indoor Championships at the EIS in Sheffield, where Naomi Collier achieved silver medal in the 1500 metres. Another great weekend for Naomi – congratulations!
Many congratulations to GAC member Naomi Collier who ran in Saturday’s heats of the British Indoor 1500m championships. In a tactical race she managed to make the final. We hope you will all tune into BBC2 to cheer Naomi on. It is live on the BBC sport website at 4:15pm Good luck, Naomi!