Bushy Park parkrun on Saturday 7th July at 9am, is repeating the special event for octogenarians. In 2017 fifteen 80+ year olds ran the course, including 1956 & 1960 Olympian Eric Shirley, and were rewarded with Prosecco and cup-cakes! View the poster below for more details on this event.
This year’s track and field league is finalised. Here are the details please click on the picture for the whole document. Thank you for all of your hard work Paul Harrison. See you this summer!! Also the rules are here: 2018 Track and Field League Rules
The winner of the EMAC Road Running Championship for 2017 was announced at the EMAC AGM – congratulations to Steve Hall of Peterborough AC. The full results are available on the Road Running page and the Results page. Details of the 2018 Road Championship will be announced soon by Ty Farrer.
As a result of having more than 10 first claim club members, EMAC has again secured a guaranteed place in the London Marathon which it can award to any member. So if you are a paid up member and fancy running in the London Marathon on Sunday 22 April 2018 and have a realistic chance and the determination to train for it – read on and see if you meet the criteria : You have to pay £35.00 for the place and complete the registration…
Brian Graves took time to take a few photos at the presentation following the Wolverton 5 on Sat 25 November 2017 which are displayed below.
A grand day out in Milton Keynes for 24 EMAC Road Runners today competing in the Wolverton which was the last of the EMAC Road Races in the 2017 series. The provisional results have been published below and in EMAC Results. If there are any queries or corrections let me know asap as I’ll shortly be calculating the series winner. I know that Brian was out with his camera and I will post his pictures that he sends me. v2 Results
EAMA have published the results from the B&I International XC on their website at http://englandmasters.org.uk/cross-country/ A number of EMAC runners took part and we hope to have some pictures and a report from someone who attended in due course.
Paul Harrison has done a great job preparing the club for the EMAC Track & Field League 2018 and is launching the club application process today. The Club Entry Form is available here : EMAC T & F Lge Entry Form 2018 v2
I see that there are only three entry places left to book before the Fenland 10 will be declared full. Clearly there will be no entry on the day. Get in very quick if you haven’t already done so.
Photos by Brian Graves at Presentation following 2017 T&F League Final at Bedford, sponsored by Athlete in Mind. Paul Harrison presenting medals and trophies.
The results for the EMAC 2017 T&F League Final have been published (including an update to the M50 Shot) and are available below and on our Results page. Subject to appeals etc it looks very much as if for the winning team were : Men – Bedford & County Women – Fairlands Valley Spartans Congratulations to them (assuming that is the declaration) and well done to all who took part.
Just to jog some of our members memories, don’t forget to get your application in for consideration as a team member of the England Team for the British & Irish Masters Cross Country International taking place in Derry NI 18 Nov 2017. Details are available in an earlier post and also for information, Michael Mann of VAC has said that, “Although there are very few direct flights to Derry, Belfast is very well served by air with plenty of cheap flights, and Derry can be…
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…