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
On the 4 March Grantham Athletic Club holds its annual Newton’s Fraction half marathon and Little Apple fun run. Just this morning I have received a message to say the race is full! 500 entries. Plans are well advanced with all the permissions, licences and sub-contractors booked. What remains to be finalised are the 60 … Read more Newton’s Fraction Volunteers
Junior Athletes Take Team Silver At the Lincolnshire County Athletics Championships, held on 07/01/18 at Castle Dyke, Boston, Grantham AC had numerous athletes competing. The course is notorious for being a gruelling test of character with a knee-deep waterway to get through. In the U11 age group Thomas Broadley had his best result of the … Read more Match Report – Lincs County Athletics Champs – Boston
We look forward to welcoming members at our annual Social and Awards Night at Great Gonerby Social Club (see map below) on 2nd of February! This is an oportunity for us to get together in an informal setting and celebrate our achievements, so we really hope you can make it. We would be very grateful … Read more Social and Awards Night – Save the Date!
To assist the Club in complying with UK Athletics anti-doping requirements, all users of inhalers need to complete a form and return it to the Club. You can download the form here and there is also a link on the Membership Page for when you renew. For more information on checking your medication, please visit … Read more Inhaler Registration Form
Set against the back drop of Nottingham’s majestic Wollaton Hall, three Grantham Athletic Club athletes competed in the North Mids XC league match on Saturday 13th Jan. First off were Isabel Hobday and Harry Denton. Both ran intelligent races, starting off steady then picking the pace up to work their way up through the pack to finish … Read more Match Report – North Mids XC League – Wollaton Hall
Happy New Year! Just a reminder that training will resume next week – indoor on Mon. 08/01/18 and outdoor on Wed. 10/01/18 – details below. Wishing you all a successful 2018!
EDIT: Please notice time change; this event is now 15 minutes earlier than previously advertised. Come along to Church Farm, Stroxton (see map below) at 12.45pm on Saturday 30th Dec for the annual fun run held at Adam Madge’s farm. Belvoir Tri and GRC will also be coming. The course is approx 2.5k and everyone … Read more Xmas XC Fun Run 30/12/17
This is the final call for Lincolnshire Cross Country Championships entries as all entries must be in by 31st December for U13 and above. The U11 race is entry on the day. The event is on the 7th January 2018 at the Castledyke Equestrian Centre, near Boston. Message Mark Tucker with your name, age group … Read more County XC Entry Deadline 31/12/17