September 2016 Newsletter

200 Club

September Draw:- £23 – L. Derby,  £11 – Y. L. Bexon,  £5 – L. Dalton,  £3 – N. Plaskitt

Anyone interested in joining the 200 Club please see a committee member, 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

23rd Oct Donnington On Bain Trail Run, start & finish at Black Horse, Jnr, Snr & Vet runners only.

Cleethorpes 5k Prom series 1st Nov, 6th Dec, 3rd Jan, 7th Feb & 7th Mar

Open Track & Field Events

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

Wold Dash Dates

7th Sept Seniors 7137m

15th Sept Mayors Trophy for Louth Runners only & who have completed at least 3 Wold Dash runs. Both Junior & Senior club members are welcome to come along & use it as a training run.

Lincs League Cross Country Provisional Dates (U11s must be 9 on the day to compete)

30th Oct Bourne Woods, 6th Nov tbc, 20th Nov Antons Gowt Equestrian Centre, 11th Dec tbc & County Champs 8th Jan ’17 Biscathorpe, Louth

Open XC

9th Oct Cleethorpes Open Beach Terrain XC, LAC closing date for pre-entries 27th Sept, on day entry + £1

Junior Training -Tuesday 6.15pm to 7.15pm Cordeaux School Field throughout September . 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

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.

Can all Members please check we have the right e-mail address & that you are receiving event entries.

Junior Athletes can be entered to run cross country events by returning entry form & fee to their coaches by the closing date given on the Newsletter.


I would like to welcome, one of the Clubs Senior runners, Donna Adlard as Treasurer.


Thanks go to Kevin Wallis for the road planing’s & to all who helped make good the club roadway.

Congratulations to all those who competed in the final Lincs League Track & Field meeting of the season including the U9s & thankyou to all those who helped with the officiating.

Diary Dates:-

17th Sept Clean-up day, 9am onwards, at London Road. Please come along & lend a hand at tidying up our ground. Jobs to be done include removing discus cage & metal surronds from circles & salvaging slabs from the long jump in preparation of running track works, hedge trimming, strimming & mowing around club house. Please do come & give an hour or two of your time as every little does make a difference.