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

Chiltern League Cross Country Information

We attended the Chiltern Cross Country League AGM on Thursday evening and can now bring you the following headline information in preparation for the forthcoming cross-country season. The Chiltern League is a very well established and professionally run league with a core team of officials that will manage each event. ... More

Gold for NAC Athletes at EA U15 & U17 Championships 2019

This weekend saw NAC’s athletes compete in Bedford for the Kukri England Athletics U15 & U17 Championships 2019.  The events kicked off on Saturday 31st August with NAC’s Chris Dyrmishi and 2nd claim athlete Alfie Williams (West Norfolk AC) in the U17M Shot. Although Chris opened his series with two no ... More

NAC Athletes at New Balance English Schools Track & Field Championships 2019

This weekend saw nine Northampton Athletic Club athletes travel to Birmingham with the Northamptonshire Schools County Squad, to compete at the 89th ESAA Track & Field Championships at Alexander Stadium. With events running from Friday to Saturday, the ESAA National Championship is the 4th largest single venue ... More