XC Updates/Forthcoming Lincs Runner Match 4

A number of GAC athletes recently gave some excellent performances as part of the Lincolnshire team at the annual Anglian Schools Cross Country Championships at Abington Park, Northampton, on Saturday 3rd February. In the intermediate boys, Harry Denton came 31st out of 79 starters in a time of 21:24, helping to secure 3rd place for … Read more XC Updates/Forthcoming Lincs Runner Match 4

Lincs County Champs XC – Biscathorpe Match Report

Last weekend was the Lincolnshire County XC Championships. The venue was Biscathorpe, near Louth. The course has the reputation for being a ‘proper XC’ one, with its tough hills and water crossings. Numerous athletes from Grantham AC were competing as they pitched themselves against the best. The event kicked off with the U11’s ‘unofficial’ race. … Read more Lincs County Champs XC – Biscathorpe Match Report

Social Evening and Awards Night 2019 – 18th Jan

Our annual Social Evening and Awards Night is fast approaching, on Friday 18th January. As last year, the event will take place at Great Gonerby Social Club, 8 High St, Great Gonerby, Grantham, NG31 8JP (click for map). All club members, parents and supporters are welcome. Winners will be notified by post in the next … Read more Social Evening and Awards Night 2019 – 18th Jan

LotterySK Tickets Fundraise for GAC

Grantham Athletic Club has joined LotterySk to try to raise some much-needed funds. LotterySK was created in 2018 by South Kesteven District Council to support community projects in the local area using the principle of raising money within the community for the community via a weekly lottery. Each ticket costs one pound, and there are … Read more LotterySK Tickets Fundraise for GAC

YDL Season 2019 Dates

Dates for next year’s Youth Development League (YDL) have been released. Grantham Athletic Club athletes will once more compete as part of the Notts Lincs Alliance (us, Bourne, Sleaford and Newark athletes). The Alliance will compete against Derby AC, Mansfield Harriers, Northampton AC, Rushcliffe AC, Sutton-in-Ashfield Harriers AC and Saffron AC. In the 2019 season, the matches … Read more YDL Season 2019 Dates

XC Summary & Event Timetable

There’s been a lot of XC posts recently, so this one is an attempt to summarise the latest news and give you a timetable and links for upcoming events (all in the calendar in the sidebar too). North Mids XC match at Shipley Country Park Well done to everyone that took part at North Mids … Read more XC Summary & Event Timetable

Lincolnshire XC Squad Training *Updated*

Squad Manager Bill Taylor has announced two dates before Christmas. 10:00 – 11:45, Saturday 8th December at Woodland Waters Holiday Park, Willoughby Road, Ancaster, Lincolnshire, NG32 3RT (map). The session this Saturday will be mainly on the flat, with a mix of long (up to about a 1400m) and short reps, for younger groups with … Read more Lincolnshire XC Squad Training *Updated*

Christmas Closure & Restart Dates

Training Ends Monday Indoor Training at the Meres for Juniors (Table Tennis Hall, 18:00 – 19:00) and Seniors (Main Hall, 19.30 – 20.30) will continue until 10/12/18. Wednesday Track Training at the Stadium for Juniors (18:00 – 19:00) and Seniors (19.30 – 20.30) continues until 12/12/18. On Wednesday 19/12/18, there will be our Big GAC … Read more Christmas Closure & Restart Dates

The Big GAC Xmas Lights Fun Run 2018

Finish off a great year of athletics by joining us on Wednesday, 19th December for a fun run to see the Christmas lights of Grantham! We meet outside the Tollemache at 19:00, and will aim to finish the run by 20:00. Parking in the Welham Street Car Park is free. Please ensure you dress appropriately for the weather … Read more The Big GAC Xmas Lights Fun Run 2018