27 Results for author: northamtonathleticclub2018onwards

Midland Indoor Championships 8-9th Feb

Over the weekend a small team from Northampton Athletic Club also competed at Birmingham Alexander Stadium in the Midland Indoor Championship. There was a gold medal for U20M Tom Wilcock in the 60m hurdles, running a personal best time of 8.15s and adding to his Welsh Indoor title from the previous weekend. ... More

Chiltern Cross Country League, Race 5

Chiltern Cross Country League, Race 5, Campbell Park, Milton Keynes NAC competed in the final round of the Chiltern Cross Country League at Campbell Park on Saturday. It was a fitting end to our inaugural Cross-Country season, with our best result in the series. On the day, we took 4 of the age group categories and ... More

Championship Victories for NAC Athletes

Welsh Athletics Indoor Junior Championships 01-02 February 2020 Congratulations to NAC U20M athlete Tom Wilcox who competed at the Welsh Athletics Indoor Championships at the weekend. Tom raced in the 60m Hurdles where he came second in the race in a time of 8.20s, however, as the race winner was not Welsh, Tom is ... More

England Athletics Appointments for NAC Throws Coach

Coach Stuart Carlaw pictures with NAC's U17 Throws Athlete Lily. Congratulations to NAC's Shot and Discus Coach Stuart Carlaw, who has been selected as England Athletics Shot Team Coach for the upcoming European Indoor Championships in Vienna on 1 February. https://www.englandathletics.org/athletics-and-runnin... More

Midland Cross Country Championships

Midland Cross Country Championships – Prestwold Hall, Loughborough. Saturday 25th January 2020 Upon entering the field at Prestwold Hall, it was clear that it was going to be a tough and muddy day. The weather was chilly with a cold wind blowing across the site and the tent pegs sunk into the ground almost ... More

Midlands XC Championships 25th January

Midlands XC Championships at Preston Hall 25th January Nine athletes from Steve McGowan’s endurance group took part in the race. On an initial glance the course looked deceptively nice. But with multiple tree roots, deep puddles and sticky mud to navigate, the squad pulled off some impressive finishes that they ... More

London Games Lee Valley 19th January

London Games Lee Valley (indoor) 19th January Two athletes from Steve McGowan’s endurance group took part in the 800m race. Matt Blomley (U20M track) finished second in his heat with a new PB of 2.01.11 and Eden Bates (SnrW) finished third in her heat, with a new PB of 2.34.59 (7 seconds faster than last season ... More

Chiltern Cross Country League, Race 1, Oxford

With the track season now a distant memory, the endurance athletes of Northampton Athletic Club have moved quickly into the cross-country season. From flat tracks with the sun shining to hills and mud! This year, NAC have entered the Chiltern League, based in the south Midlands, with five races being held in places ... More

NAC Awards Recongition & Award Winners!

On October 18th we attended the Northampton Sports Awards held at The Guildhall Northampton in association with Trilogy Leisure. NAC were shortlisted as Community Club of the Year alongside Northampton Swimming Club and Northampton Trampoline Gymnastics Academy. We were extremely proud runners up in this category, ... More

NAC Female Athletes show BBC Northampton how its done!

Our Track Superstars ahead of the BBC Radio Northampton Breakfast Show Last week, coach Iain Drage received a call from BBC Radio Northampton asking if NAC would be interested in featuring on the breakfast show. Following the medalist success of the likes of Dina Asher-Smith & Katrina Johnson-Thompson at the IAAF ... More