New EMAC Track & Field Championships Medals – Metal or Wood Poll up now!!

Hello all, I’m conducting a poll to see if the membership would like to go to wooden medals or stick to metal medals. Either way we’re going to have a new EMAC Track and Field Medal. Please go here to vote: https://www.facebook.com/groups/easternmastersathletics/permalink/4772918546146824/ The poll ends Sunday 17th of July…thanks for your input. Sincerely, Carey Hollick, Chairman

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England Masters Athletics Association (EMAA) Outdoors Inter-Area Track and Field Challenge

Hello all, Attached are the timetable and rules for the upcoming Outdoors Inter-Area Track and Field Challenge that is taking place in Nuneaton at Pingles Stadium on the 31st of July. Wilson Paterson is the team manager for the men’s team and Carey Hollick is the team manager for the women’s team. We are still looking for athletes to compete in all the age groups. Please see the Facebook page for the threads for the teams and put your name down. I know for sure…

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2022 EMAC Track and Field League

Hello all!! The final list of teams and venues has been published on the website here: http://emac.org.uk/track-field/2022-track-field-league/ If you have any questions about the league please contact the divisional leaders or the team manager of your club. Have a great summer of Track and Field competition.

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2022 AGM Announcement from acting General Secretary Robert Lands

Notice of Annual General Meeting The General Secretary of Eastern Masters Athletic Club hereby gives notice that the Annual General Meeting will be held on Sunday 20th March 2022 by “Zoom”. Nominations for officers and committee members of the club and any items for the Agenda must be made in writing before 20th February 2022 to the General Secretary – Robert Lands Acting General Secretary emac.membership@virginmedia.com   If you wish to attend the meeting please contact the membership secretary Robert Lands by email – emac.membership@virginmedia.com…

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2022 EMAC Track and Field League is Now Accepting Applications DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 22 JANUARY!!

Hello all! DEADLINE EXTENDED AND NEW ENTRY FORM BELOW IF YOU HAVEN’T APPLIED YET! The entries for the 2022 EMAC are now live! You can find the flyer and the entry form here: http://emac.org.uk/track-field/2022-track-field-league/ and if you know of any new athletics clubs who would like to enter please share the flyer and entry form with them. If you have any questions email Paul Harrison at tandfleague@emac.org.uk   We look forward to seeing all of you in the summer of 2022!

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VAC/EMAC Indoors Track & Field Championships are a GO!!! 4th of December 2021 at Lee Valley Athletics Centre

Hello all!! After a very short amount of time to organise our indoors championships this year, it’s finally live on BMAF Opentrack!! Here is the link: https://bmaf.opentrack.run/en-gb/x/2021/GBR/vac-emac_indoor/ We only found out on the 30th of September that we had gotten a date for 4th of December because there were no other dates available. EMAC and VAC are working on our first joint venture for an indoors championships. Usually, in the past we had to share our date with the BMAF Pentathlon and South of England…

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EMAC Track & Field League Match 1 update by Paul Harrison, EMAC T&F League Manager

Afternoon All! A belated summary of the 1st round of T&F League matches: The Southern Men’s match at Chelmsford was very close with Thurrock just pipping Chelmsford/Basildon and Colchester Harriers with Southend not far behind; nine points covered 1st to 4th! Dominic King broke the League record for 1 Mile Walk as did Robert Earle in M60 Discus. The Women’s match was more clear cut with Chelmsford/Basildon top ahead of Southend then WSAC/St Edmunds Pacers with more than a dozen points between each placing. Clare…

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EMAC eNEWS June 2021 Newsletter

Why don’t you check out the latest EMAC Newsletter In this issue we introduce you to the new EMAC committee, cover the up & coming fixtures, we have highlights of the Road Racing Series marathon at Peterborough, membership information, and an article on training during lockdown! You can go directly to the link below: Hope you enjoy the read!

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Level 1 Race Walking Official -Virtual Classroom

England Athletics are hosting a virtual Race Walking Officials’ course on Wednesday 28.4.21. There are still places available if anyone is interested. https://www.athleticshub.co.uk/course-list/eng?what=Official&_ga=2.249071492.262352771.1616258949-692523312.1454792719&fbclid=IwAR1Xm_qIQR0zNDHR-XlZ8lhMYiP1o5RKIh2cCxOTG_PAzOQJs9Mj9tIvmJQ

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EMAC Membership Announcement!

Hi everyone, please see the communication from the membership secretary below regarding EMAC membership fees for 2021/2022 Please pay particular attention if you had already paid last year. EMAC Membership Fees for 2021/22 As there have been no competitions in the calendar year 2020, the EMAC committee has proposed to extend the 2020/21 membership for all paid-up members to the entire 2021/22 season. This proposal has been approved by the EMAC AGM on the 27th February 2021. What does this practically mean? For all 2nd claim…

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New EMAC Committee Voted In Today at the AGM

Hello all. Thank you to all who attended the AGM today. We had 30 attendees which actually may be a record! I want to thank everyone who stood for the vacant roles and to Michael Hausler, Christine Anthony and Karen Cameron who were on the previous committee for all their work. The committee for 2021-2022 are: Chair – Carey Hollick General Secretary – Stephen Cartwright Membership Secretary – Robert Lands Treasurer – John Borgars Communications Editor – Amr Ziko Track and Field Secretary – Graeme…

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2021 EMAC AGM Agenda and 2020 Minutes and Reports

The Annual General Meeting of Eastern Masters Athletics Club will take place on Saturday 27th February 2021 at 6:00 p.m. The meeting will be held via Zoom. Please RSVP to confirm you will be attending to emacsecretary@yahoo.com. To attend the AGM you must be a paid member of EMAC. The 2021 agenda, 2020 minutes, reports and accounts are available here: EMAC 2021 AGM Agenda and Reports and 2020 Minutes and Reports The Management committee needs volunteers to be on the committee to get things done on…

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EMAC Annual General Meeting Announcement (AGM)

EMAC Annual General Meeting (AGM) Announcement The EMAC AGM will be held via Zoom on Saturday, 27 February 2021 at 6 p.m. Please send nominations for the officers and management committee roles, proposals or any agenda items via my email and they will be accepted until Saturday 30 January 2021. You can nominate yourself or someone else who you would think would like to be on the committee. If you’d like to see a copy of what the committee members do, I can send you a draft copy…

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EMAC Indoors Championships to be shared with VAC if EA/Government Guidelines Change!!

Hello all!! I’ve had 20th February 2021 pencilled in the diary at Lee Valley for a few months now to be the EMAC Indoors Championships and VAC is now up for sharing the date with us!! I’ve been trying to get this to be a separate date from the South of England Champs and BMAF Pentathlon for a couple years now and the one year I finally get a date it still might not happen!! It is good to know we have Giuseppe Minetti as…

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