December 2018 Newsletter

200 Club

Dec draw:- £17  –  J. Shaw  £9  –  Y. L. Bexon,  £5 –  P. Jackson  £2  –  S. Jamieson.

Anyone interested in joining the 200 Club please see the website for a form, it only costs £2 per month.

Forthcoming Events

For a full fixture list & some entry forms see the Louth AC website,

Road Running

1st Jan Cleethorpes NYD 10k 10.30 start

Cleethorpes Prom Run 8th Jan. Online entry only.

Woodhall Spa 10k entries open online on 8th Dec & again in February date to be confirmed.

Lincs League XC

Lincs League 4 Date & venue tbc, County Champs 6/01/18 Biscathorpe entries to Betty Gash before 18th Dec

26th Jan Northern xc Champs Pontefract online entry, closing date early Jan

23rd Feb Nationals xc Champs, Harewood House, Leeds, entry through club only, closing date 7th Jan.

Open Cross Country

19th Jan Sheffield Open xc – online entries

20th Jan 2019 Barton –on-Humber XC (New Date)


27th Jan Baysgarth School, Barton 12.30 for 1pm  for U9, U11, U13, U15

Please check your e-mails or Louth AC website for entry forms & details of competitions

Junior Training Tuesday Evening King Edward Grammar School 6.15pm to 7.15pm.

There will be no Junior training after Tuesday 18th Dec until Tuesday 8th January as the school will be closed for the Christmas break

Having secured KEVIGS for winter training we are now looking for coaches from the end of September for Gordon Reid’s Middle Distance group & AJ’s position with the Sprint group for 2 months as he is undertaking a college course for work. Please contact Sue Murfin if you are able to help even if that’s only for 1 Tuesday a month, details above or via Chairperson link on the website.

Parent helpers are also required for training sessions to support coaches of all training groups

Thanks to those of you who have already come forward & helped.

½ Year Membership from 30th Sept  2018

New Junior 1/2yr Membership :- £14 + £15 England Athletic Fee + £15 Club Vest (normally £20) = £44

New Senior Members ½ yr membership:- £14 + £15 Ea Fee = £29

Non Competing Senior Members ½ yr membership:- £14

Supporters Fee for non active Members wishing to support the Club :- £10

Forms available to download from website or from coaches & to be returned to Sue Murfin at above address.

Data Protection has been updated in line with EA guidelines & this is incorporated into the 2018/19 Membership & entry forms. Please ensure these details are read & understood & the BOX TICKED as no one else is permitted to do this for you.

On payment of membership all athletes & parents/carers will be given the password to enter the members only page on the website to view minutes of previous Committee meetings. Members should have now received this password if you have not please contact the chairperson or secretary.

A parent is required to assist with entries for the YDL competitions both for the Lower (U13/U15’s) & Upper (U17/U20’s) ages. See Sue for dates & could those athletes wishing to participate please contact the secretary Betty Gash as confirmation of entrants is required by Grimsby Harriers by 18th Dec.

Shirley Willett has taken the Club place for the London Marathon, we wish her good luck.


Diary date:- 26th Dec Boxing Day Fun Run, Hubbard Hills 10.30am start, entry £2.50, registration at Cafe