We had a jolly time at Kimbolton in the second EMAC Road Race of 2017 – a half marathon – excellent course, excellent weather and some outstanding running from the men. Full results will go onto the website shortly but the winners in the age groups were : M70 Glyn Smith C&C 1:44:56 M65 Michael Brentnall C&C 1:48:59 M60 Paul Mingay Tiptree 1:19 39 M55 Nicholas Beardow Bed Harr 1 37:19 M50 Andrew Leach North Herts 1:13:30 M45 Steve Hall Peterboro AC 1:22:27 Andrew Leach…
The results of the EMAC T&F League Match Four round have been published and are available here and on our results page. The clubs going forward to the League Final have now been identified and are : Men Corby AC, Nene Valley Harriers, Marshall Milton Keynes AC, Bedford & County AC, Southend AC and Chelmsford AC/Springfield with Cambridge & Coleridge AC & Thurrock Harriers as the two remaining highest scoring clubs that qualify. Women Ryston Runners AC, Hunts AC, Fairlands Valley Spartans, Marshall Milton Keynes…
The results of the EMAC T&F League Match 3 have been published and are on our Results Page. Remember that for all divisions (except North whose next match is Mon 31 July), Match Four is Wed 26 July 2017.
The results of the EMAC T&F League Match 2 have been published and are on our Results Page. Please note that some athletes have been moved to Non-Scoring due to non compliance and unfortunately some clubs have failed to supply athlete names, so these have been left blank. Remember that for all divisions, Match Three is Wed 5 July 2017.
A reminder to those members interested in Road Running that the next event in the series of four for 2017 is the Kimbolton Half which takes place on Sunday 20 Aug 2017 organised by NiceTri. This event is is based at Kimbolton Castle in Cambridgeshire with the start and finish taking place in the grounds of the castle with almost 13 miles of the route on a lovely undulating road course around West Cambridgeshire. EMAC entrants get a 10% reduction in the entry fee (but…
The results from the EMAC 2017 T&F League – Match 1 have been published and are available in the Results Page and below :
Joe McGrath has published the latest EMAC eNews available below, from the Document Library and being emailed out to members. Many thanks to Joe for this – I’m sure he would welcome items for the next edition at J.McGrath@outlook.com
England Athletics Masters Association invite all runners who qualify to run for England to apply for selection for the above event which will be held in Londonderry, Northern Ireland on Saturday 18 November 2017. Race Categories are Women 35 to 70+ and Men 35 to 75+ in 5 year age groups. The selectors will look at runners performances in 2017 in BMAF and EAMA club races, over 5K and 10K on the road, track and country, as well as in other appropriate races. BMAF and…
We’ve had the first (of four) road events in the EMAC Road Race 2017 series and I can announce the remaining three. This year the series is :
Remember that on the 3 May 2017 it will be the first match in the EMAC T&F League 2017 at St Ives, Bedford or Thurrock depending upon which Division your club is in. This year the league is sponsored by Athlete in Mind. Excitingly, Andy Cohen-Wray, who runs Athlete in Mind, has instituted “Athlete of the Match” awards for this season. They will be awarded to the man and woman who achieve the highest age graded performance at each of the twelve meetings; the awards…
Tune in to ITV “Tonight” Programme on Thursday 13 April at 19:30hrs to watch an interesting programme on healthy ageing that should feature some footage from the BMAF Indoor and an interview with Carole Filer (EMAC), Colin Field, Delbir Singh Deol, Tony Bowman, Richard Pitcairn-Knowles and Charles Eugster.
The BMAF 10k Road Race Championships were held at Gravesend Cyclopark Sun 9 April and played host to the 10k race in the EMAC 2017 Road Race Series. A gloriously sunny day which was great for sun bathing whilst waiting for the start or the results to be announced but a tad warm for many of the competitors. Fifteen EMAC members took part and many featured in the BMAF awards. The results have been published on our Results page and available below :
Courtney has extracted the EMAC competitor results from the 2017 BMAF Indoor T&F Championships and these are on our website and below.
The results for the Indoor Inter-Area T&F Challenge held at Lee Valley Athletics Centre on Sunday 26 Feb 2017 have been published and are available below. The EAMA team send their apologies for the delay but there have been some queries to resolve. These results are now winging their way to Po10. Some great EMAC results and well done to all. Men were 3rd and Women 2nd giving a combined result of 3nd overall.
The EMAC AGM was held on Sun 12 Feb 2017 after the T&F Championships at Lee Valley. This was a slightly more successful meeting that the ones in 2015 & 2016 in that from the 650+ members, we did just manage to hold a quorate meeting. The minutes of the meeting have been drafted and published (available in the Document Library). Everything you need to know is there and I’ll bring the rest of the website up to date on Monday 20 Feb.
The Provisional Results for the EMAC Indoor Championship 2017 held at lee valley 12 Feb 2017 have been published and are now subject to scrutiny. They are available from our Results page or below.
The BMAF Open Cross Country Championship for 2017 will be held on Saturday 18 March 2017 at Wavertree Playground, Wellington Road, Liverpool. The first race is for all women and M65+, is over a 6k course and starts at 12:00hrs. The second race is for M35 – 64, is over an 8k course and starts at 13:00hrs. More details and race entries taken online via the BMAF OpenTrack system Please note there is no EOD. Entries to be completed by Sun 5 March 2017.