Burton and District Summer League Presentation Night, 28th September 2018

Another great season of racing in the Burton and District Summer League drew to a close at the Tamworth 5 Mile earlier in the month; leaving just the awards to be handed out to the individual and team winners. On Friday 28th September, athletes and representatives from the eight league clubs gathered at the Marston …

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Midland Counties Autumn Relays at Sutton Park on Saturday 22nd September 2018

The u13 girls team of Lottie McLaren, Phoebe O’Connor and Natasha Lee finished 7th out of 31 teams at the Midland Counties AA Autumn relays in Sutton Park last weekend The race consisted of three legs of 3.88km. The first leg was run by Lottie McLaren who was 6th out of a field of 84 …

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Late Summer News from the Charnwood AC Open Series at the Paula Radcliffe Stadium Loughborough and the Lichfield Fun Run and 10K.

Tamworth AC athletes recently took advantage of the recent open meeting at Loughborough. Under 11 William Newman earned a personal best of 13.34secs in the 75m race.  Under 15 Arantxa Middleton ran in two events, in the 100m race her time was 13.93secs and in the 300m race her time was  45.0secs. V35 Nicola Brady …

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Worthington 5 Mile, Tuesday 10th July 2018

On yet another warm summer evening, Tamworth AC endurance athletes lined up for the sixth instalment of the Burton and District Summer League; the Worthington 5 Mile, hosted by Ivanhoe Runners. The relatively flat ‘out-and-back’ course made for a fast start, with the leaders breaking away early. Ben Evans led the Tamworth line, but after …

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Burton and District Summer League, Washlands Relays, Wednesday 13th June

Once again Tamworth AC were winners at the Washlands Relays in Burton last week, stretching the club’s reign to four consecutive years. The green and whites, managed by Howard Bush, fielded three teams on the night for the latest instalment of the Burton and District Summer League. For the A-Team, Max Kent was first out …

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Burton and District Summer League Run in the Forest 5 Mile: Sunday 15th April 2018

This weekend marked the opening race of the Burton and District Summer League season at the Run in the Forest 5-mile event.  The popular event, hosted by South Derbyshire Road Runners, is run in and around the paths and tracks of the Conkers centre with the scenic backdrop of the National Forest. Tamworth AC was …

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Asics Greater Manchester Marathon, Sunday 8th April 2018

Ben Evans was in action for Tamworth AC over the weekend at the Asics Greater Manchester Marathon; his first race as a veteran having turned 40 in March. The recent unfavourable weather thankfully turned to provide perfect conditions on the day as thousands of runners took to the roads of Manchester for the first of …

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Midland Counties 5k Championships at Sutton Park 17th March 2018

Tamworth AC under 13 girls had good results at the Midlands County 5k Championships at the weekend. The race was held in Sutton Park in freezing conditions. In spite of falling over at the start Natasha Lee, with two bloodied elbows and road rash to the hip, got back up and ran bravely to finish …

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