May 2017 Newsletter

200 Club

May Draw:- Draw held over to June

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 Races & Trail Runs

17th May Bolingbroke 10k, enter on the night

23rd May Lincoln 5k series

24th May Covenham 10k Pay on night

28th May Humber Bridge 10k

7th June Crxby Crawl 2 lap

Wold Dash 2017 Dates:- 10/5/17, 14/6/17, 12/7/17, 9/8/17, 6/9/17. Helpers required.

Track & Field Open Events

29th May (Mon) Cleethorpes Open, King George V stadium. Can enter online at

Lincs League Track & Field Dates (U11s must be Yr 4/5 to compete)

25th Jun, 23rd Jul & 3rd Sept, all to be held at Boston,. Helpers required at each event.

County Champs 13th May at Grantham entries now closed

Humberside League Track & Field Dates:-

Sat 3/6 Hull, Sun 6/8 Grimsby, Sat 2/9 Scunthorpe. Helpers required.

New This Year Youth Development League T&F U13 & U15’s Only (A composite team with Grimsby)

Sat 20/5 Lincoln, Sun 18/6 Grimsby, Sat 15/7 Scunthorpe, helpers will be required.

Junior Training -Tuesday 6.15pm to 7.30pm Cordeaux School. 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.

Can all athletes please wear some form of reflective clothing/bands when out road running.

Parent helpers are required for training sessions & at track & field events, to allow for a wider range of training & competition entry. You will be required to fill out a Volunteers DBS form (Free of charge) by England Athletics which is retained by Louth AC

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.

New Membership rates 2017 – please note all renewal fees need to be paid by 1st April

New Juniors Membership :- £28 + £14 England Athletic Fee + £15 Club Vest( normally £20) = £57

Junior Membership Renewal:- £28 + £14 England Athletic Fee = £42

Senior Membership £28 + £14 England Athletic Fee = £42

Can all Members please fill out a Renewal form & ensure we have the correct e-mail address & emergency contact numbers. Confidentiality of data will be maintained at all times.

The committee wish to say they have listened to member’s views & updated social media guidelines & the website revamp is underway, any queries please speak to a committee member.

Congratulations to all those athletes who competed in the recent Youth Development League Athletics & Lincs League events & to Betty & Kerry in the North of England Higher League Track & Field.

Congratulations also go to are newly qualified Coaches Gordon Reid, Junior Coach, & Steve Hunt, Coach in Running Fitness for the Adults.

Diary Dates:-

27th May Club Clean-up Day, London Road, 9am onwards. 1 or 2 hours of your help is all that is needed.

30th July Car Treasure Hunt, register from 2.30pm at the Club House London Road.