March 2018 Newsletter

200 Club

March:- £25 – P & R Jackson, £13 –M. Jarman,  £10 – K. Houghton, £5 – D. Barratt, £3 – B. Foster

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,


25th Mar Barton.

Lincs League Track & Field & County Champs

There will be no track & field events this year but the Track & Field County Champs will go ahead to be held over 2 days combined with Humberside. Sat 12th May Costello Stadium, Hull, & Sun 13th May Tommy Clay Track, P.R.S.A, Boston for U13 U13/U15/U17/U20 & Sen & Vet Men & Ladies age groups & to be pre-entered before closing date of 23rd April. Please see Gordon Reid & website for further details.

Humberside League Track & Field (first 3 events all on Saturdays)

7th Apr King George vth Stadium, Grimsby, & 2nd & 30th June Costello Stadium, Hull

Track & Field Open Events

31st Mar Doncaster T&F Open

Wold Dash Dates

9th May, 13th June, 11th July, 8th Aug & 5th Sept. All 7pm start, could Louth AC runners please pre-enter.

Junior Training –6.15pm to 7.15pm will be indoors & outdoors at Lacey Gdns up to the end of March. 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.

Annual Membership due to be renewed before 1st April 2018

2018/19 Membership. The structure of the membership remains 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 they will no longer need to pay the EA affiliation fee.

New Junior Membership :- £28 + £15 England Athletic Fee + £15 Club Vest (normally £20) = £58

Renewal Membership for Juniors & Seniors :- £28 + £15 England Athletic Fee = £43

Non Competing Senior Members:- £28

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

Forms available to download from website or from coaches.

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.

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

The LAC Club Constitution & Rules including codes of conduct for parents & all athletes. which were amended at the AGM are available on the LAC website for everyone to download & read

Diary Dates:-

24th March Clean-up Day from 9am to include pot-hole filling ( just an hour or 2 can make a difference)

1st Apr Easter Fun Run/walk, Hubbard Hills, Louth, 10.30am start, £2.50 entry, register at Cafe

14th Apr Hull, Officials EA Grade1 + a Health & Safety Course required by helpers at any T & F event.