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Burton and District Summer League Presentation Evening 2019

Tamworth AC athletes picked up a couple of prizes at the annual Burton and District Summer League presentation evening on Friday night. Dale Langley (left) and Ben Evans Last year’s overall winner, Ben Evans collected the men’s 40 – 49 category winner’s award; with Liam Bradbury of South Derbyshire Road Runners deservingly taking the top …

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Tamworth 5 Mile, 15 September 2019

Tamworth AC’s annual 5 Mile race attracted over 200 runners from around the Midlands on a warm Sunday morning in September. Starting and finishing on the athletics track at the Tamworth Stadium, the undulating course took runners around a traffic-free route of mainly tarmac footways and cycle paths. The race was won by the in-form …

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European Masters Half Marathon

Tamworth AC’s Ben Evans claimed 12th place in a very competitive M40 half marathon field at the European Masters Athletics Championships in Venice on Sunday. Evans and his GB teammates battled searing heat on a course that was very exposed to the sun as the mercury peaked at 31˚C during the race. Evans managed himself …

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International Spotlight: Ben Evans

Following Adam Young’s silver medal success on Saturday, Tamworth AC’s Ben Evans heads out to Venice to compete in the Half Marathon event at the European Masters Athletics Championships this weekend. 41-year-old Evans has become a regular in the England Masters team but now makes his debut in the Great Britain vest after a year …

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European Masters Silver for Adam Young

Tamworth AC’s Adam Young brought home a silver medal from the European Masters Athletics Championships at the weekend. Competing in the Men’s 50 High Jump event, the current World Champion and joint British Record holder was always going to have to be at his best amongst a tough line-up of athletes. Adam Young on the …

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England Athletics Under-15 and Under-17 Championships 2019

A handful of Tamworth AC’s athletes made their way to Bedford for the England Athletics Under-15 and Under-17 Championships over the weekend. Medal success came once again for young sprinter Jacob Spencer; who clinched the bronze with another excellent time of 21.73secs in the Under-17 Men’s 200m final; just 100th of a second off his …

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