March 2016 Newsletter
February Draw:- £16 – S. Hunt, £8 – T. Foster, £5 – S. Hunt, £2 – K & S Murfin
March Draw:- £19 – D. Barratt, £10 – K & S Murfin, £6 – J. Wilkinson, £2 – J. Foster
Anyone interested in joining the 200 Club please see a committee member, it only costs £2 per month.
20th Mar Gainsborough 10k
10th Apr Friskney 1/2 Marathon
17th April Lincoln 10k & 17th Apr New this year Boston, UK, Marathon
Croxby Crawl dates:- 4th May, 1st June, 6th Jul, 3rd Aug, 31st Aug.
Lincs League Track & Field
3rd Apr – Boston, 24th Apr – Grantham, 10th Jul – Grantham,& 4th Sept – Boston, County Champs 15th May
Humberside League Track & Field
Sunday 17th April, Costello Stadium, Hull (Quadrathon type)
Sun 8th May, Grimsby KGV Stadium, (Pentathlon & Quadrathon type)
Sat 4th June, Costello Stadium, Hull, (10000m Humberside County Champs, 10.15am start,)
Sat 23rd July, Quibell Park, Scunthorpe & Sun 21st Aug, Grimsby KGV, both traditional type meetings
Open Track & Field Events
20th Mar Spenborough & District AC Winter Warm-up, Princess Mary Athletic Stadium, Cleckheaton.
9th Apr Doncaster AC Open, Doncaster. Postal closing date Tues 5th Apr.
10th Apr Hull AC Open, Costello Stadium, Hull. Closing date 7th Apr, no entries on the day.
Wold Dash Dates
11th May, 8th Jun, 13th Jul, 10th Aug, 7th Sept & Mayors Trophy for Louth Runners only 15th Sept. Helpers will be required to marshall junior & senior courses & to help at finish line with nos & times.
Junior Training -Tuesday evenings 6.15pm to 7.15pm Outdoor training will commence after Easter. Please bring a coat, track suit top or jumper and water bottle & 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 wide range of training indoors & out &
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
Membership renewal for existing members requires payment by 31st Mar 2016.
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.
27th March Easter Fun Run, Hubbard Hills, 10.30am race start at Café end. Everyone welcome.
6th May Video Horse Race Night to be held at Hospital Club, Louth