July 2016 Newsletter

200 Club

July Draw:- £21 – D. Barratt,  £10 – K. Murfin,  £6 – G. Crow,  £2 – R. Jackson

Anyone interested in joining the 200 Club please see a committee member, it only costs £2 per month.

Forthcoming Events

Road Races

Croxby Crawl dates:- 6th Jul, 3rd Aug, 31st Aug.

30th Jul Heckington 10k

For a full fixture list see the Louth AC website.

Lincs League Track & Field

10th Jul – Grantham, & 4th Sept – Boston, to include 10,000m County Champs race.

Humberside League Track & Field

Sat 23rd July, Quibell Park, Scunthorpe & Sun 21st Aug, Grimsby KGV, both traditional type meetings

Open Track & Field Events

Sat 24th Sept Grimsby Open, King George V Stadium, Weelsby Rd, Grimsby.

Wold Dash Dates

13th Jul, 10th Aug, 7th Sept & 15th Sept Mayors Trophy for Louth Runners only. Helpers will be required to marshall junior course & to help with registration & on the finish line to take nos & times.

Junior Training -Tuesday & Thursday Evenings 6.15pm to 7.15pm Outdoor training at Cordeaux School, Tuesdays & London Road, Thursdays. 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.

Parent helpers are required for training sessions, to allow for a wider range of training &

more qualified coaches are urgently required by the Club to work with the Juniors in particular.

If you are willing to train or are maybe already qualified & can help please speak to Sue Murfin or AJ.


Please could everyone fill out a Membership form & either give their membership to Sue Murfin or post it to Gordon Reid

Existing Junior & Senior Membership:- £28 + £13 England Athletic Fee = £41 Total

New Juniors Membership:-  £28 + £13 England Athletic Fee + £15 for vest (normal price £20) = £56

Family of 3 Members . £74 + £39 England Athletic Fees = £113

+ for all junior members £2 per night training fee.


Current Junior Team Manager Allan Johnstone (AJ) will require an assistant come the Track & Field season as the Lincs League rules do not permit him to Officiate at meetings & be Team Manager at the same time. Louth AC will be obliged to provide 3 officials/helpers, a track judge & someone to assist with the putting out & removing of the hurdles, without these the Club will not be permitted to enter athletes. Please speak to AJ or Sue if you can help.


Diary Dates:-

20th Aug Clean-up day, 9am onwards, at London Road. Please come along & lend a hand at tidying up our ground. Jobs to be done include hedge trimming, strimming, mowing & litter picking. All of these things need doing even though the running track is to be installed so please do come & give an hour or two of your time.

Thanks go to all those who helped at the previous “Clean-up Day”.