EMAC AGM : Sunday 12 Feb 2017

Please note that it is the intention of the committee to hold the EMAC AGM on Sunday 12 Feb 2017 as soon as possible after the end of competition and prizes at the EMAC Indoor Championships (incorporating South of England/VAC Masters Indoor Championships 2017) being held at the Lee Valley Athletic Centre, Meridian Way, London N9 0AR. The AGM will receive reports from the Management Committee and a statement of audited accounts. The AGM will appoint by election the Officers and members of the Management…

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EMAC’s Place in London Marathon

EMAC is pleased to announce that the member that has been given the opportunity to take up its place in the Virgin London Marathon 2017 is : Joyce Crawford  – FV45 Well done Joyce and commiserations to the sixteen other members that (unless Joyce declines) don’t get to take up the place this time.  I’ll now be in touch with Joyce seeking her to confirm her desire to run and complete the application process.

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London Marathon 2017 Place

EMAC has again got one club entry available for the Virgin London Marathon being held on Sunday 23 April 2017. If as a paid up member of EMAC (shown as a paid up member on Sat 17 Dec 2016) and you want to be considered for the place, send an email to EMAC Club Secretary hemingway@one-name.org seeking to be included by 12:00hrs Thursday 22 Dec 2016. The selection process will use the following criteria : 1. Random draw between entries from EMAC First Claim Members…

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Wolverton 5 – EMAC Road Championship Race

A good turnout for the Wolverton 5 from EMAC with at least 38 members entered (several entered on the day but could not be recorded as EMAC members – see below).  Medals were handed out at the finish as soon as the results were available and the list of EMAC finishers were : Pos Bib Gun Chip Name Age Club 13 38 26:37:00 26:32:00 Simon Coombes (M)40-44 Leighton Buzzard AC 21 126 27:33:00 27:28:00 Phil Martin (M) 35-39 Bushfield Joggers 26 82 28:30:00 28:23:00 Steve…

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EMAC Cross Country Championships

A  great day out in good running weather at Keysoe for the EMAC XC Championships which were part of the EAA Championships. V35M  1st James Sadlier PAC 49:40 V40M  1st Tyrone Farrer Hunts AC 46:57 V40M  2nd Martin Hewetson Bure V AC 48:36 V45M  1st Spencer Goodall CoNAC 44:11 V45M  2nd Steve Hall PAC 48:55 V45M  3rd Gary Finch Bed H 51:44 V45M  4th Calvin Hemmings Bed C 53:43 V45M  5th Matthew Mason Ely R 56:22 V50M  1st Andrew Leach NHRR 43:29 V50M  2nd Stephen…

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Any EMAC Runners Fancy Brighton Marathon 2017 Place?

We have received confirmation that  England Athletics registered athletes can now apply for a guaranteed entry into the 2017 Brighton Marathon.  Entries are limited per club according to the number of first claim registered members and EMAC can secure up to two places. Entry into the Brighton Marathon will cost £69.50 per runner and entries must be applied for through your Club Secretary.  If you are interested in entering the Brighton Marathon via the England Athletics Club entry, please reply below by 16:00hrs Friday 25…

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Fenland 10 – EMAC Road Championship Race

Whilst we have a few athletes out enjoying the sunshine in Australia, we have 32 running tomorrow (Sun 30 Oct) in the Fenland 10 (EMAC Road Championship Race). Good luck to all. You don’t have to run in an EMAC vest but it would be good to see some. (I have a dilemma because it’s also a club championship race for my 1st claim and they try to insist we wear their club vest – might have a change half way round!) We will have…

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England Masters Cross Country Team for British & Irish 2016 Event

The process to select the England team for the XC being held on Sat 12 November 2016 at Glasgow was undertaken last Saturday (1 Oct).  There were eighteen EMAC members who threw their hat into the ring and whilst I don’t know the names, I am aware that there are two EMAC members that were selected and eight who have made it to the reserves list.  I am told that the letters have all gone out and most people will have received theirs yesterday (4…

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