Fancy the EMAC Place in the London Marathon?

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…

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EMAC Road Race Champs 2017 : Wolverton 5 – 25 Nov 2017

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

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EMAC Road Series 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…

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BMAF 10k Open Road Race Championships 2017

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 :

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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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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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Two EMAC members at World Masters Mountain Championships 2016

Two EMAC members from Marshall Milton Keynes AC competed in the annual World Masters Mountain Running Championships held in the North-Western Italian town of Susa, not far from the mountainous Italian/French border, 50km west of Turin.  Ursula Ghaleb was contesting her third whilst Brian Graves, a veteran of these events, taking part in his 18th. On the day temperatures were around 32°C and the course although only just short of 7km, it included a very severe climb of 800m, consisting of mainly of loose scree/rocks,…

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New International 10k – Cardiff 11 Sep 2016

Three Two EMAC Members Selected  –  Updated Since this news post originally went out, Maureen McCarthy of EMAC and West Suffolk AC has been added to the team which is great news – sadly for Maureen, she did only get two days notice of selection. The selection for the trial new event being promoted by Welsh Athletics to bring international masters road running to the UK Home Countries and Ireland event being held in Cardiff on 11 Sept has taken place.  There were 71 athletes…

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Fenland 10 Sunday 30 October 2016

The Fenland 10 hosted by Fenland Running Club forms one of the four EMAC Championship Races in the road running series for 2016.  It is entirely on road and is as flat a course that anyone could hope for with just three slight inclines.  Get your entry in soon ensuring that you are registered as an EMAC participant.  The event this year is on Sunday 30 Oct 2016 with the start at 11:00hrs. 11:00am, Sunday 30 October 2016    –   Marshland High School, West Walton, Wisbech, PE14…

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