Some more details on the County Champs, which takes place in Hull and Boston on 12/13th May respectively. Full details are available from the website http://granthamac.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/tf_champs_schedule.pdf but the main points are as follows: Athletes are eligible to compete either by virtue of birth or residence in either of the two counties, so unfortunately, if you’re … Read more Humberside and Lincolnshire Track & Field Championships
Northern League team manager Philip Garner will be reviewing athlete’s recent performances before selecting athletes to compete in the upcoming Northern League matches across a number of events. The club encourages athletes to compete and also try new events to ensure Grantham Athletic Club can put forward a strong team. In particular, U17s, U20s and … Read more Northern League Update
The Zeon Store is open for kit purchases until March 30th. The store can be found at granthamathleticclub.zeonshop.co.uk We would strongly advise that before buying online, members check the current stock list, as this may enable you to purchase direct from the club with cash or cheque at the next Wednesday training session rather than … Read more Club Kit Purchases
Newton’s Fraction will be rescheduled for later in the year – most likely 2nd of September. Full details will be released in a few weeks’ time, once the club has received approval from the relevant authorities. Entrants will be contacted by the club direct.
A few important training dates to flag to you all. Next Monday, 19th March, there will be **no** training at the Meres as it’s booked for a private function. The following Monday, the 26th, is the final indoor session of the winter season. On Weds, April 4th, there will only be coaching available for middle … Read more Training Cancellations & Changes
Please find below details of the Humberside and Lincolnshire Track & Field Championships, to take place on 12/13th May 2018 in Hull and Boston respectively, with a full programme of T&F events being held across the two days. Entry will be via the club and the closing date for entries is Monday 23rd April. Details … Read more Humberside and Lincolnshire Track & Field Championships
Following the decision to cancel the Newton’s Fraction half marathon and Little Apple fun run, Grantham Athletic Club would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who has commented and responded to our news and emails. A number of enquiries have been asked about refunds and whether the race will be re-scheduled. To clarify … Read more Statement on the cancellation of the Newton’s Fraction and Little Apple races, 4 March 2018
Important Notice 1 March 2018 With regret Grantham Athletic Club have taken the decision to cancel the half marathon and fun run due to adverse weather conditions and following a risk assessment of the stadium, course and taking into account the travelling conditions for runners and volunteers. The Newton’s Fraction Facebook page will be the … Read more CANCELLED – Newton’s Fraction & Little Apple 4 March 2018
Regretfully, we have to cancel training on Wednesday 28/02 due to the adverse weather conditions. Training will resume as usual for the week commencing Monday 05/03.
It is definitely winter, folks. We’ll be keeping an eye on the weather for the next few days to make a decision about whether outdoor training will take place on Wednesday. Please check back here on Wednesday to get the latest.
We’re getting in touch with a few bits of information for you – some membership information, some dates for the diary, a request for volunteers for Newton’s Fraction and some new social media feeds for you to follow. New Membership Season The new membership season starts at the start of April, so watch out for … Read more Updates: Membership, YDL & Northerns Dates, Newton’s Fraction Volunteer Requests & Social Media
We’ve put together a short booklet in PDF format to celebrate the Grantham Athletic Club Social and Award Night that took place on Friday 2nd February at Great Gonerby Social Club. If you were an award winner but were unable to make the presentation night, please arrange for your medals to be collected from the … Read more GAC Awards Night Results
Please see below details of a session planned for this Sunday, 11/02, for cross country athletes U13 and above that wish to join county squad training. Meet at 10.30 am. We will be finished by 12.15 pm. Meet at the Grandstand, Carholme Rd, Lincoln LN1 1SE – the session will be on West Common opposite. … Read more Lincolnshire XC Squad Training – Sunday 11/02
After much deliberation and calculation, we can announce that the following athletes are our award winners for 2017. Presentations will be made at our Annual Social and Awards Night, Friday 2nd February, at Great Gonerby Social Club (see here for more details). Tickets are on sale at the club on training nights or you can … Read more Award Winners 2017
GAC Athletes Excel at Lincolnshire County Schools Event Burghley Park was the venue for the 2018 Lincolnshire County Schools XC event. This competition is considered by many to be the toughest and most competitive of all the XC events in the calendar. The competition starts with athletes from all disciplines competing at district level events. … Read more Match Report – Lincs County Schools XC – Stamford