February 2018 Newsletter

200 Club

February:- £21 – S. Hunt, £10 – S. Jamieson,  £6 – S. Jamieson, £2 –A. Jenkins

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, www.louth-ac.org.uk

Road Races & Trail Runs

.Cleethorpes 3k & 5k series, 6th Mar, online entries.

Lincs League Cross Country Dates

TBC? Feb Belton House, Grantham, Lincs League xc CANCELLED

Open Cross Country

4th Mar Barton & District Open XC, Baysgarth Park, Barton, online entry closing date 21/02/2018

Track & Field

31st Mar Doncaster T&F Open

Junior Training –6.15pm to 7.15pm will be indoors & outdoors at Lacey Gdns There will be NO Junior training on Tues 13th Feb as is Half Term.Please bring a coat, track suit top or jumper and a bottle of water & if any athlete uses an inhaler please bring it along & let the relevant coach know. If injured please don’t come.

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

Parent helpers are required for training sessions inside at Lacey Gdns School to assist Sue Murfin can we form a rota of helpers please. Thanks to those of you who have already come forward & helped.

Qualified coaches are still required by the Club to work with the Juniors & Seniors. If you are willing to train or are maybe already qualified & can help please speak to Sue Murfin, Gordon Reid or Allan Johnstone.

Membership rates for new Members joining from 1st Oct to 31st Mar 2018

New Juniors Membership :- £14 + £14 England Athletic Fee + £15 Club Vest( normally £20) = £43

New Seniors Membership £14 + £14 England Athletic Fee = £28

2018/19 Membership. The structure of the membership will remain the same for the up & coming season with the exception of one section & that is that any Senior wanting to be a member of the club & not wishing to compete will no longer need to pay the EA affiliation fee. All the rates will appear on next months Newsletter & on the website after the March committee meeting.

Key Roles of Committee members can be found on the Website including Welfare Officers

The Constitution & Rules of the Club were amended at the recent AGM & copies will be available shortly by a link on the LAC website for everyone to download & read as there are codes of conduct for parents & all athletes.

EA have now updated their Data Protection which can be viewed on the website.

Congratulations go to all those who took part in the County Schools XC & the Northerns XC & to those selected for the English Schools XC.


Louth AC will be looking to compete in the Humberside & Lincolnshire County Champs Track & Field event taking place over 2 days, Sat 12th May at the Costello Stadium Hull, & Sun 13th May at Boston, in the U13/U15/U17/U20 & Sen & Vet Men & Ladies age groups. Could any interested athlete/parent please speak to or e-mail Gordon Reid for more information & for inclusion in the events as places have to be pre booked.


Diary Dates:-

Friday 23rd Feb Quiz Night, Louth Hospital Club, High Holme Rd, Louth, 7pm for 7.30pm.

4th Mar 2018 Officials Health & Safety Course at Lincoln (required by helpers at Track & Field events)