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Midland Cross Country Championships: Prestwold Hall, Loughborough, Sat 25 Jan 2020

Tamworth AC athletes made the trip to Prestwold Hall in Loughborough for the Derby Runner Midland Cross Country Championships last Saturday. After the recent spell of mild weather, it felt much more like a January weekend for cross country racing. The course was very muddy, but that didn’t do anything to lessen the performances of …

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WMYACCL: Nuneaton, Sunday 12 January 2020

Tamworth AC’s junior athletes made the short trip to the Pingles Stadium in Nuneaton for the penultimate fixture of the West Midlands Young Athletes Cross Country League on Sunday. Condition were dry and windy on the day, but earlier rain had made the course wet and muddy and challenging in places. First off for the …

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Country Cross Country Championships: Sat 04 Jan 2020

Tamworth AC was well represented across the counties at the weekend with athletes competing at the annual cross country championships in Staffordshire, Warwickshire and Leicestershire. Blessed with good weather on the day, the Staffordshire championships had to be relocated from Stafford Common due to heavy rainfall before Christmas leaving the ground waterlogged and unsuitable for …

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Birmingham & District Cross Country League: Division 3, Race 2 at Bentley Farm, Nr Crewe, Sat 07 Dec 2019

Tamworth AC Senior Men's Cross Country Team Tamworth AC Senior Men’s Cross-country team bolstered their claim for promotion back to Division 2 with an emphatic win last weekend. Racing over an undulating and challenging 9.5km farmland course, the Tamworth team surged to the top of the Division 3 table. Following cancellation at the original Droitwich …

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WMYACCL: Perry Park, Sunday 08 December 2019

Tamworth AC’s juniors wrapped up their year of competition in the second fixture of the West Midlands Young Athletes Cross Country League at Perry Park on Sunday. Apart from one particularly boggy section, the course ran much faster than the unforgiving Warley Woods fixture in November, and the athletes took full advantage. First up as …

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WMYACCL: Warley Woods, Sunday 17 November

Tamworth AC’s junior athletes finally got their cross country league season underway after the first meeting in October fell victim to flooding. The scenic course at Warley Woods in Smethwick had faired well in the recent downpours, with the leg sapping hills draining well to leave much of the route in firm underfoot. The athletes …

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Midland Women’s Cross Country League, Division 2: Saturday 9th November, Coundon Hall Park, Coventry

Tamworth AC Senior Women's Cross Country Team Tamworth AC’s Senior Women got their cross country season off to a very good start last weekend. Running over a very heavily waterlogged and mud laden 6.5Km course, the Tamworth ladies applied themselves very well. Katherine Snowden, running a very competitive race was first home in an excellent …

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Birmingham & District Invitation Cross Country League: Saturday 9th November, Coundon Hall Park, Coventry

Tamworth AC Senior Men's Cross Country Team Tamworth AC Senior Men spiked-off their 2019/20 cross country campaign in Division 3 of the Birmingham & District Cross Country League on Saturday 9th November in emphatic style last weekend. Having suffered the indignation of relegation to the lowest reaches of the league for the first time the …

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English Cross Country Relays 2019, Berry Hill Park, Mansfield

After their first league fixture was cancelled in October, the young athletes of Tamworth AC finally kicked off their cross country season at the national relays on Saturday. The classic cross country venue at Berry Hill Park in Mansfield was made particularly challenging by continuous rain, and the large number of athletes taking part soon …

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