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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British Half Marathon Championships London.

Tamworth AC distance runner, Ben Evans opened his 2018 road running season in style with an impressive personal best at the British Half Marathon Championships in London over the weekend. The 39-year-old, clocked 1:14:21 in the ‘Big Half’; a race that looked to be in doubt after the recent heavy snowfall.  Thankfully, conditions in the …

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Birmingham International Marathon and Great Birmingham Run, 15th October 2017

Around 22,000 runners took to the streets of England’s second city for the annual Great Birmingham Run Half Marathon and the inaugural Birmingham International Marathon on Sunday. Amongst those taking on the full marathon were Tamworth AC’s Ben Evans and Howard Bush. The race started at the famous Alexander Stadium, taking in two laps in …

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Burton and District Summer League 10k 13th August 2017

Tamworth AC’s distance runners were in action again in the Burton and District Summer League at the Burton 10k on Sunday (13th August). Following the recent spell of wet weather, the sun came out to make for warm conditions over an undulating course that finishes with a lap of the Shobnall athletics track. In a …

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Burton and District Summer League, Washland Relays 14th June 2017

Race 4 in the Burton and District Summer League series saw Tamworth AC’s men defend their Washlands Relays crown from 2016.  On a warm Wednesday evening, TAC fielded four teams; each athlete running a two-mile lap in a race with an impressive turnout of 290 runners taking part in 83 teams. Max Kent started out …

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