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Below are the times of the Senior Notts AC runners who took part in this year’s London Marathon:- Doug Musson – 2.20.28 Tony Payne – 2.20.50 Anthony Woodward – 2.24.39 Craig Taylor – 2.33.31 Milan Campion – 2.34.25 Bruce Raeside – 2.39.17 Catherine Charlton – 2.57.37 Well done to you all!
IMPORTANT NOTICE – NOTTS 10 MILE ROAD RACE Due to the ongoing covid restrictions the Notts 10 Mile race has been postponed and will NOT go ahead on July 2nd. We do have a new provisional date of Tuesday August 3rd and will confirm this as soon as is possible. Please do not enter the […]
Notts AC will be holding The Tim Wealthall Mile Race and supporting Mile Races this year on Friday 25th June at 7pm at the Harvey Hadden Stadium, Bilborough. Nottingham. Please complete and return the entry form to us. Once entries have closed we will prepare a timetable of events and this will be posted on […]
The AGM due to be held on Tuesday 30th March 2021 at 7pm is now being held on Thursday 25th March 2021 at 7pm via Zoom. As before any interested parties are asked to please contact David Oxland on firstname.lastname@example.org who will supply you with the link.
COVID UPDATE – ATHLETES 28TH OCTOBER 2020 Dear Athlete / Parent As you are probably aware Nottingham has now been placed into the highest covid level tier 3. This means that we all have to take extra care and follow the guidelines set out for us by England Athletics our governing body. These have been […]
Please click on the link below for the results. http://nottsac.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/TW-Mile-Race-Results-2020.xlsx
Notts AC Face Masks are now available to purchase from the tuck shop at the track. Price is £8 each.
Timetable for TW Mile Race 1 Time 7.15pm Lane No No Name Age Club Time 1 800 Christine Swain SW Unattached 11.57 2 801 Christine Oldfield V75 Holme Pierrepont 10.00 3 802 Freya Lacey 10 Notts AC 8.30 4 803 Isabelle Davey 9 Notts AC 8.30 5 804 Deanna Cresswell 13 Notts AC 6 805 […]
Gedling Satellite Clubs We have received a number of enquiries from the parents of children who attend our after-school athletic clubs (at either Arnold Hill Academy on Mondays, or Carlton le Willows Academy on Wednesdays) as to when sessions might restart. We have had no news from either Academy as to when they might […]
UPDATE REGARDING COVID 19 AND GETTING BACK TO USING THE TRACK FROM FIONA PALMER England Athletics have produced guidelines as a club that we need to follow to ensure the safety of athletes, coaches and the general public whilst using a track facility for training. From this information the club needs to produce a Covid […]
Hello all I hope you are all doing well through these difficult times. The committee and coaches had a meeting last week just to catch up and share experiences of training in lockdown. The following are a few snippets people have provided for information to share with the wider community and hopefully give information about […]
NOTTS AC BURNEY CUP AND MARY GASH SHIELD 2020 Over many years these two trophies have been awarded to the Notts Senior athlete who has gained the most points by competing in a number of road races from March through to September. With races being cancelled – this will take place as a virtual fun […]
URGENT NOTICE FROM NOTTINGHAM CITY COUNCIL REGARDING THE NATIONAL XC Due to the effects of both Storm Ciara and Storm Dennis the ground at Wollaton Park is saturated. Whilst this may make for exciting cross country conditions, it obviously isn’t ideal for car and coach parking. As a result the Council have had to put […]
URGENT NOTICE FOR THE NATIONAL XC CHAMPIONSHIPS – SATURDAY 22ND FEBRUARY In the event of adverse weather and high winds (40mph +) alternative car parking arrangements will be in force. We strongly advise all visitors to arrive early in time for their race and to be prepared to be re-directed. The Council will utilise alternative […]
NOTICE FOR ALL – Unfortunately this year’s Spring Spruce is cancelled. I know this will disappoint a lot of people but the team of organisers have tried their best to get it sorted but for many and various reasons it won’t be happening, it will be back in 2021.
HURDLES TRAINING December 2019 January 2020 Week commencing Monday Wednesday Mon 16th Dec Ashfield Ashfield Mon 23rd Dec Harvey Hadden** Closed Mon 30th Dec Closed Closed Mon 6th Jan Ashfield Ashfield Mon 13th Jan Harvey Hadden Ashfield Mon 20th Jan Ashfield Ashfield Mon 27th Jan Harvey Hadden Ashfield […]
ARNOLD HILL ACADEMY Last session is Monday 14th October 2019. Sessions recommence on Monday 4th November 2019. CARLTON LE WILLOWS ACADEMY Last session is Wednesday 16th October 2019. Sessions recommence on Wednesday 6th November 2019. Please ensure athletes bring a set of warm / waterproof clothing for the first two weeks back after the […]
Massive Congratulations to Jonny Thewlis on a stunning new club marathon record on Sunday 29th September in Berlin – 2 hour 15mins and 52 secs. Well done JT from all at Notts AC
Copy of 2019 Burney Cup Mary Gash Shield
http://nottsac.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/10-mile-2019rptResult.xls Please click link above for results download
Notts 10 – 21st June 2019 @ Holme Pierrepont The Notts 10 Mile Road Race record will come under threat next Friday with the entry of Ben Connor of Derby AC. To date Connor’s greatest achievement is winning the National Cross Country Championship on Wollaton Park in 2017. Since then he has posted very […]
Big Congratulations to Notts AC’s Tim Hartley on his 2019 World Leading V50 5k at 15.51.
England Athletics are holding various Level 1 Officials Courses throughout June in Leicester. To start your officiating journey, you must complete a level 1 qualification, with the discipline of your choice, choosing from Field Judge, Track Judge, Timekeeper, Started and Photo Finish. Only one discipline needs to be completed, plus an online Health & […]
Happy 80th Birthday to George Hoddle, Notts AC Life member, past Treasurer and official. George celebrates his Birthday this Friday 17th May.
Entries for this year’s Nottinghamshire AAA Track & Field Championships are now open. The link for entries, including the QuadKids and the 4x100m Relay, can be found here: https://www.nottsaaa.org/landingpage/tf-county-champs-2019 Please note that all entries will be online only and the closing date is April 20th. This year we are using a brand new system, […]
Arnold Hill Academy – Last session Monday 1st April 2019 and return on Monday 29th April 2019 Please note there will be NO session on Monday 6th May 2019 (Bank Holiday) Carlton le Willows Academy – Last session Wednesday 3rd April 2019 and return on Wednesday 24th April 2019
HURDLES TRAINING March 2019 Week commencing Monday Wednesday Monday 4 March Harvey Hadden* Ashfield Monday 11th Ashfield Ashfield Monday 18th Harvey Hadden* Ashfield Monday 27th Ashfield Ashfield Ted Gray 01623 861027 Training with Stef / Jordan at Ashfield Sun 17th March 3rd Open indoor meeting at […]
2019 Dates for The Jack Walters Notts 10 Mile Road Race and The Tim Wealthall Mile / Richard Belton 5k
The Jack Walters Notts 10 Mile Road Race will be held on Friday 21st June 2019 @ Holme Pierrepont. And The Tim Wealthall Mile & Richard Belton 5k event will be held on Friday 19th July 2019 @ Harvey Hadden Track. Further details and online entry / entry forms will be available at a later […]
9th NOTTINGHAMSHIRE AAA COUNTY FELL RUNNING CHAMPIONSHIPS 2019 (IN ACCORDANCE WITH FELL RUNNERS ASSOCIATION (FRA) RULES) PLEASE READ ALL THE INFORMATION BELOW CAREFULLY – IT IS IMPORTANT!!!! The individual championships are a 3 race series. The team championships are held ONLY in the final race of the 3 race series. The races are: Wolf’s Pit […]
The Spring Spruce will be back this year on Sunday 31st March at Harvey Hadden Stadium. There will be electronic timing. Please put the date in your diaries! Entry details etc are to follow.
All entries will be online this year (NO postal entries). To enter, please look on the Notts AAA Website. This will show the deadline for receipt of entries. PLEASE NOTE: The timetable will not be set until AFTER the entries deadline has passed, so there is no point requesting one prior to this. Just keep […]
HURDLES TRAINING February 2019 Week commencing Monday Wednesday Monday 4 Feb Ashfield Ashfield Monday 11th Harvey Hadden Ashfield Monday 18th Away* Ashfield Monday 27th Ashfield Ashfield Ted 01623 861027 Track training with Stef at Ashfield
Arnold Hill Academy – Last session Monday 11th February 2019. Return on Monday 25th February 2019. PLEASE NOTE: There will be NO session on Monday 4th March 2019 (School INSET day). Carlton Le Willows Academy – Last session Wednesday 13th February 2019. Return on Wednesday 27th February 2019. PLEASE NOTE: On Wednesdays 13th and 20th March […]
Unfortunately we have taken the decision to cancel the Easter 10K & 2K Fun Run for 2019. Hopefully we will be back in 2020.
Newark Half Marathon – 11th August 2019 Entry for the 2019 race will be £25 with a £2 discount available to British Athletics/UKAA members Please note that during the registration process your British Athletics/UKA membership will be checked and if valid the appropriate discount will be applied. The 2k Fun Run entry is […]
TRACK FEES – With effect from 1st January 2019, the track fee payable per athlete per session will be increasing to £4.00. For Non-Members/Visitors the fee per session remains at £5.00. TRACK PASSES – With effect from 1st January 2019, an ANNUAL track pass, available only to fully paid-up Notts AC members, will […]
Bill Ferguson’s Funeral will be held on Friday 21st December, 12.30pm at Gedling Crematorium then afterwards at Mapperley Golf Club for anyone wishing to pay their respects. www.gedlingcrematorium.co.uk
With deep regret Notts Athletic Club announce the death of Life Member and Past President Bill Ferguson. Bill passed away peacefully this morning Saturday 8th December) at his rest home in Nottingham. Bill was the clubs oldest and longest serving member and will be greatly missed. A full appreciation of Bill’s life will be published […]
The next few dates for Shot Putt sessions with Daniel Brunt at the track are as follows:- Tuesday 5th February Tuesday 12th March Tuesday 2nd April All sessions will be 6pm – 8pm
Please see attached poster by clicking on link below for updated Indoor Track bookings. Winter Training poster 2018 – 19 revised
Paul Anthony 19/2/49 to 6/10/18 It is with deep regret that we have to report the untimely death of Paul Anthony after a short battle with cancer. Paul joined Notts AC in 1984 on the back of the road running boom and became a popular member of the road running team. In 1988 he was […]
Nottinghamshire County Council have recently relaunched the Talented Athletes Fund, which closes on the 15th October. Supporting local athletes with grants of up to £400. Any individuals who would like to apply, further information can be found in the link below. https://www.activenotts.org.uk/news/2018/09/talented-athletes-fund
Best Wishes to Graham Astill from all at Notts AC. Graham suffered a stroke on Wednesday night and is in Kings Mill Hospital, Ward 54 for those who would like to visit.
Notts Athletic Club have instigated plans with Nottingham City Council to upgrade the jumps areas of the Stadium. The high jump area is to be extended and re-surfaced, the long / triple jump runway improved and the pole vault “box” re-sited to accommodate the new landing mats and plynth. The club have agreed to […]
Please click on link below for the results from the Notts 10 Mile Road Race at Holme Pierrepont on Friday 10th August 2018. 10 Mile Results 10.8.18
4 x 400 Team Ellie Cooper 62.7 Hayley Mills 56.2 Sharnee Skervin 56.1 Debs Willis 59.2 Total: 3.54.2
UK Women’s Athletic League – Division 1 Match 4 – Leigh, Manchester MATCH RESULT Notts AC 230.5 Cardiff 209 Woodford […]
Full results from last night’s Tim Wealthall Mile & Richard Belton 5k. Thank you to everyone who attended, we hope you enjoyed the evening. We had 2 new records set as follows: 1 Mile Race No. 3 – David Oxland V65 of Notts AC set a new British Mile Record with a time of 5.27.8 […]
Graham Dugdale[1962-1968] Born 21 March 1951,died 7 May 2018 Graham died unexpectedly at his home in Chudleigh, Devon aged 67. I first met Graham through his running interests in Nottingham in the early 1980s. I did not know him at school as he was six years younger than me, but we seem to […]
Copy of 2018 Burney Cup Mary Gash Shield
To all Members and friends of Notts Athletic Club The next stage of our athletics stadium upgrade is to renew the jumps facilities. We are currently in the middle of Pole Vault improvements. We have taken delivery of new landing mats and covers and we are waiting the delivery of a ‘plinth’ which will raise […]
It is with real sadness that we have to report the death of former Notts AC member Graham Dugdale at the age of 67. Graham was known nationally in the 1970’s as a top class distance runner with sub 50 ten mile times and a marathon p.b. of 2.16 during his Thames Valley Harrier […]
Below are the links for the results of this years Easter 10K and 2K Fun Run on Monday 2nd April 2018. Easter 10k 2018 Result Easter 2k Fun Run Results 2018
Gedling Satellite Clubs – Easter Holiday opening / closing dates Athletes from BOTH clubs, please wear / bring extra warm clothing after the Easter break as our sessions will be held outside whenever possible. ARNOLD HILL ACADEMY Last session Monday 26th March 2018. Sessions recommence on Monday 16th April 2018. Please note: There will be […]
My name is Charlotte Saunders and I am studying a Masters degree in Sport and Exercise Psychology at the Nottingham Trent University. I was previously a member of Nott’s Athletics Club beginning in the Under 15’s and participating through to the Senior age group. My passion for the sport and enjoyment during my time with […]
Please note that due to the bad weather the 5-6pm and 6-7pm training sessions with Martyn have been cancelled. Also the 5.30pm – 7pm training session with Mark has also been cancelled.
Please note that due to the bad weather Coach Dave Hourd has cancelled the Satellite Club tonight at Carlton Le Willows.
HURDLES TRAINING March 2018 Ted’s Groups Week commencing Monday Wednesday Monday 5th Ashfield Ashfield Monday 12th Harvey Hadden* Ashfield Monday 19th Ashfield Ashfield Monday 26th Harvey Hadden* Ashfield Ted * training will still be available at Ashfield with Stef & Jordan (both qualified coaches)
Reluctantly Notts AC have had to cancel this year’s Spring Spruce Track & Field match’s on Saturday 7th April and Sunday 15th April. We hope to continue with it in 2019.
HURDLES TRAINING February 2018 Ted’s Groups Week commencing Monday Wednesday Monday 5th Ashfield Ashfield Monday 12th Harvey Hadden* Ashfield Monday 19th Ashfield Ashfield Monday 26th Harvey Hadden* Ashfield Ashfield Ted * training will still be available at Ashfield with Stef & Jordan (both qualified coaches)
Gedling Satellite Clubs – Winter Half Term Opening / Closing Times ARNOLD HILL SCHOOL – Last session before Half Term – Monday 12th February 2018 NOTE: There will be NO session on either Monday 26th February (INSET day) or Monday 5th March 2018 (School Exams) Sessions recommence on Monday 12th March 2018. CARLTON LE WILLOWS […]
The next Shot Put Sessions with Coach Daniel Brunt will be at Harvey Hadden Stadium on:- Tuesday 9th January 2018 at 6pm Tuesday 6th February 2018 at 6pm
HURDLES TRAINING January 2018 Ted’s Groups Week commencing Monday Wednesday Monday 1st Ashfield closed Still closed Monday 8th Ashfield Ashfield Monday 15th Harvey Hadden* Ashfield Monday 22nd Ashfield Ashfield Monday 29th Harvey Hadden* Ashfield * training will still be available at Ashfield with Stef & Jordan (both qualified coaches) First session […]
Notts AC will be holding the Easter 10K and 2K Fun Run on Monday 2nd April 2018 at Wollaton Park. More details and Entry Form to follow.
Will any athletes that are interested in their names being put in a ballot for a place in the 2018 Virgin London Marathon please contact the office either by telephone on 0115 9854289 or email at email@example.com as soon as possible but at the latest by Friday 5 January 2018.
Can all Parents of children please make sure the Satellite Club is still on (check with Dave Hourd, Coach) before leaving your children at the School.
Although the Club is blessed with numerous willing helpers we still need more qualified officials in all disciplines (Track, Field and Timekeeping). It is clear that in order to continue to support all our teams across the 7 leagues it is necessary encourage our volunteer helpers to become qualified. This year’s training course for all disciplines will […]
The athletes listed below have been shortlisted for this award:- Joel Leon Benitez – Joel Leon Benitez has ended this year ranked no. 1 in the UK for Pole Vault and represented GB in the European U20 Championships this year and the IAAF championships in 2015. Joel has the UK no 1. Pole Vault height this […]
We have arranged for a First Aid course leading to a basic qualification for the first twelve applicants. This will take place over 3 weeks in the Notts AC Clubhouse on Monday 16th, 23rd and 30th of October between 7-9pm. Please contact Theresa in the office asap to book a place either by e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org […]
Please see below for the Latest Burney Cup Standings 2017 Burney Cup & Mary Gash Shield
Our Arnold Hill Satellite Club has reached full capacity and we now have a waiting list in place. Please contact the Notts AC Office on 0115 9854289 for further information and to be placed on the waiting list. Thank You
This years Annual Presentation Evening will be held on Saturday 11th November 2017 at a new venue The Richard Herrod Leisure Centre, Foxhill Road, Carlton, Nottingham, NG4 1RL. Tickets are now available to purchase through the website or alternatively you can purchase them from the Canteen at the track or from the office.
Congratulations and Good Luck to all of the 30 Notts AC athletes and their coaches on their selection for the English Schools Championships this weekend (7th / 8th July). Sophie Hodgson (High Jump) Adam Gallie Lauren McNeil (800m) […]
The funeral of Pauline Walters, Jacks wife, will take place at 11am on Thursday 15th June at Bramcote Crematorium. The following night Holme Pierrepont the Notts 10 mile road race will be run in their memory. Jack was timekeeper at every Notts 10 from 1972 to 2016.
It is with regret that we have to report the death of Pauline Walters, wife of Notts AC Life Member Jack Walters.
The next Shot Putt session will be on Monday 5th June at 6.00 pm Harvey Hadden Stadium.
The next Daniel Brunt Shot Sessions are on the Tuesday 23rd May Tuesday 20th June
Booking is now available for the May Half Term Activity Camp at Harvey Hadden. Go to http://nottsac.co.uk/entry-forms/may-half-term-activity-camp/ for info & booking.
Arnold Hill Last session: Monday 22nd May Start back Monday 5th June NOTE: NO SESSION MONDAY 12th JUNE Carlton Le Willows Last session: Wednesday 24th May Start back Wednesday 14th June REMEMBER: We will be outdoor at both Clubs now for the rest of the school year, so please bring suitable clothing.
Notice from the Council: We will be hosting a Wrestling Show between 4.00pm and 11.00pm on the 21st March 2017, please be advised that car park management will be in place and additional car parks off site will be in use. As we anticipate high volumes of traffic travelling to site I would be […]
Satellite Clubs Easter Dates ARNOLD HILL: Last session on Monday 20th March. Return on Monday 24th April (outdoors) NOTE: Monday 1st May is a bank holiday so no session. Return on 8th May. If any Arnold Hill children wish to attend the Carlton Le Willows satellite club just before and just after the Easter break […]
Booking is now available for the Easter Holiday Activity Camps. See the Entry Forms menu for more details.
Hi All, I have now had a chance to compare the numbers of finishers on Saturday with previous years. These figures go back to 1995 when the first joint Men’s and Women’s championships was held at Luton, it was in 2003 that Event became a 10 Race Programme. As you might have guessed numbers were […]
Please see the attached information about the Forthcoming Notts AAA County Track and Field Champs Athletes Information for publication and issue with timetable 2017
Dear All, We have just been informed by the Council that, due to Storm Doris, the stadium will be closed this evening and all outdoor training sessions are cancelled. Any help in notifying your athletes would be appreciated. Charlie.
Be Seen!… Be Safe!… Be Aware! A reminder to all you road runners out there! I have been rightly asked to remind you all about your safety when out running on dark winter nights. Most of us will have been aware of the fairly recent tragic road accident which led to the untimely deaths of […]
Please be aware that the Arnold Hill Satellite Club for Monday 6th March is cancelled, due to exams taking place and the venue being unavailable. Please pass on the message to anyone you know that attends. Thank you.
Arnold Hill School Note: NO session on Monday 30th January 2017 due to exams. Last session before half term – Monday 6th February 2017 Sessions recommence on Monday 27th February 2017 (exams on Monday 20th) Carlton Le Willows Academy Last session before half term – Wednesday 8th February 2017 Sessions recommence on Wednesday 22nd […]
Shot Putt Sessions 24th January & 21st February 6pm Harvey Hadden Stadium All Welcome Coach Daniel Brunt
If you can help with the following, please contact Robert Bayliss on email@example.com. Thanks. Dear Notts Athletic Club, I am currently writing my dissertation at Nottingham Trent University. The topic of this is to see the comparison of psychological characteristics between team and individual based sports in youth athletes. I am interested in this area as I […]
Please see the Map for the forthcoming Notts XC Champs on the 07th January at Wollaton Hall. Notts AAA cross country champs 2017
Please see the Map for the North Mids XC League on January 14th in Wollaton Hall North Mids XC Course Map 2017
Last Monday – 19th December Last Tuesday – 20th December Last Wednesday – 21st December Last Thursday – 22nd December Last Friday – 23rd December Saturday 24th December – Christmas Eve – Not booked. Tuesday 27th December – Christmas Relays Wednesday 28th December – Normal Hours Thursday 29th December – Normal Hours Friday 30th December […]
Ian Mackintosh It is with great sadness that the club announces the passing of Ian Mackintosh (Aged 69) one of Notts ACs past athletes. He lost his fight for life following a lengthy illness, which I am sure he battled with to the end. Ian was as well as a decent road and cross country […]
We have been sent this link to an interesting article on the benefits of running for your heart. Well worth a read. Healthy Hearts Benefits of Running
JACK WALTERS It is with great regret Notts AC announce the death of Life Member Jack Walters on Friday 21st October at the age of 87. Jack was a universally respected gentleman known throughout the County and the Midlands for his good humour and mild manner. He was a truly professional timekeeper at literally thousands […]
Note to all Team Managers / Club Secretaries North Midland Cross Country League Starting this season at Derby on 15th October the Under 11 races will be held as separate boys and girl’s races. U11 Girls start 12.45pm U11 Boys start 12.50pm The rest of the timetable as usual but check at each venue on […]
The times of the senior mens and ladies road relays on Saturday has been published in the newsletter incorrectly. I am concerned that folks will turn up at the wrong time and potentially miss their race. Mens 1.15 pm and Ladies 1.40 pm.
Meeting between Nottingham City Council and Notts AC Friday 16th September 2016 On Friday 16th September a delegation from Notts AC met with Nottingham City Council’s Eddie Curry (Head of Parks, Open Spaces & Investment Funding) and Michelle Ball (Business Support Manager, Commercial & Operations) to discuss future plans for Harvey Hadden Stadium. Reassurance was […]
Nottinghamshire Athletics Network together with Notfast Running Club invite all road runners of any standard to a Road Runners Seminar on Thursday 22nd September 2017.This session is particularly aimed at runners preparing for a marathon or half marathon in the future. The topic is Preparing For a Marathon. This should appeal to anyone interested in endurance road running […]
4 minute mile barrier broken at Harvey Hadden –Thursday 28th July 2016 Notts AC had something to celebrate at the 27th Wealthall memorial mile when Jake Wightman, an under 23 athlete from Edinburgh AC, broke the 4 minute mile barrier at Harvey Haddon Stadium by running 3 minutes 59.4 seconds, exactly the same time achieved […]
My name is Jennifer and I am currently a geography student at the University of Glasgow. I have decided to research running as it provides new and exciting ways of understanding the discipline and how people move in the world. I would therefore ask Notts AC runners if they would help me by completing questionnaires, […]
Dear Notts AC, My Name is Arfan Ali and I am a PhD student at the University of Nottingham. We are currently running an exciting research study looking into the effect of a very short period of inactivity in young (18-40 years) and older people (65+). I was wondering if you could please advertise this […]
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Please note that the high jump session with Donna tonight has been cancelled.
On the Tuesday 16th August, I am running from Staveley, just south of Sheffield, to Quorn just south of Loughborough as day 7 of a 10 day Edinburgh to London Challenge to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support and B-eat, the eating disorder charity. My route brings me through Hucknall on Nottingham Road, joining St […]
We would like to wish Charlotte McLennaghan & Ryan Gorman a huge amount of good luck as they fly out to Poland this weekend with the GB Junior Team, to compete in the World Junior Athletics Championships next week! Good luck to you both and do us proud!
A note from the Council: Harvey Hadden are hosting the EU Referendum verification and count for Nottingham on Thursday, so the main centre will be closed to the general public at 7.30pm. The Stadium will also be affected, and needs to close by 8.00pm at the latest. Unfortunately, the stadium bookings have been overlooked in […]
Derby AC will be holding a U11 and U13’s Quad-Kids Competition on the morning of Sunday 10th July 2016. We would like to invite all Clubs athletes in the above age groups to enter. I have attached an entry form with all the information needed and it would be appreciated if you could distribute between […]
Ryan Gorman Congratulations to Ryan Gorman for achieving the World Junior qualifying time for the 200m. He competed at Loughborough International last weekend on Saturday 22nd May and ran a 200m time of 20.95 seconds – the qualifying standard being 21.00 seconds. Well done Ryan!
Another year, another YDL match. To some it may feel like Groundhog day but for the truly enthusiastic team manager it is just the start of another exciting journey through the highs and lows of the team performance. For me, however, it just represents another opportunity to practice my legendary skills in ‘persuading’ athletes to […]
April is supposed to be spring time but it was a bitterly cold day in Birmingham for the first YDL match of the season. Alexander Stadium is an impressive venue for a junior athletics match but the covered stands meant that the crowd were shivering in their seats. That didn’t affect the atmosphere for the […]
Missing Blocks Perry, the groundsman at Harvey Hadden has informed us that a set of blocks has recently gone missing from the track. These are the property of the council & not Notts AC, so if anyone knows of their whereabouts please can they speak to Margaret or Perry. Thanks
Charlotte McLennaghan Congratulations to Charlotte McLennaghan for achieving the World Junior qualifying time for the 200m. She competed outdoors for the first time at Loughborough in the BUCS trials/open meeting on 23rd April and ran a 200m time of 23.45 seconds- the qualifying standard being 23.7 seconds. Well done Charlotte!
Anna Purchase set a new YDL U17 Record at Harvey Hadden today with a PB of 59.90m.
Training before Manchester 2016: Standard Week: Mon – 75mins or 10-12 miles easy (6.30-7.30 mins/mile, HR around 140) Tue – Long intervals and/or tempo e.g. 4x1mile plus 10x400m Wed – As Mon Thur – As Mon Fri – Interval session, similar to Tue Sat – As Mon Sun – Long run roughly 2hrs or 20miles […]
The season has started with a bang for U17 hammer thrower Anna Purchase. Having set two PBs earlier in March, Anna increased her PB even further on Sunday at Loughborough University at the Alan Bertram Memorial Hammer Open. With a throw of 59.80m, Anna has moved up to 4th on the UK U17 All-Time rankings and […]
On the 28th April I competed in Ancona at the European masters . I had previously ran a new masters W40 record at Loughborough in February (8.01) but unfortunately I was plagued with tonsillitis and the flu and missed 2 months of training and racing . With just 1week to go while still on antibiotics […]
National Road Relays: Sutton Park: 16.04.2016 It was great to be able to field 2 teams in a much depleted National Road Relays race. A disappointing 50 teams commenced the race with only 42 finishing. Anyway, our ladies competing did another fantastic job in changing weather conditions. A number of folks ran faster times than […]
Many congratulations to all who have raced in the Midland Road Relays – trust you are pleased with your time and enjoyed the day. It was absolutely fantastic and to come away with a team bronze, two teams in the top 10 and a complete third team says something about the wonderful ladies we have […]
Midland 12 Stage road Relay, 02/04/2016 A good effort and to get within 31 seconds of the gold medals with so any men missing was a decent result and a great credit to those who stepped up. Exceptional times from Aaron and Doug (as you would expect) not to mention Tim. Notts A Team – […]
Some of the Athletes that qualified for the National Indoor champs in Sheffield on 13th/14th February 2016. Alfie Williams-huges (u15)ran in the 60m heats and semis but was recovering from a hamstring injury (still did amazing Alfie Orpwood -Calton (u15)qualified but couldn’t compete (back pain) Ellie brown (u15) did amazing by reaching semi finals and achieving […]
It gives me great pleasure to inform you all that Notts AC has been approved as one of the organisations to benefit from the Waitrose donations scheme at its wollaton store. All green discs put in the Notts box mean that we get a proportion of some cash. It’s only during April so please get […]
Attention Coaches – SUNDAY MORNING TRAINING SESSIONS The stadium/outdoor track has been booked from 10.00am – 12.00noon on the following five dates. All Coaches are welcome to make use of these additional bookings:- 3rd, 10th, 17th April ’16 / 29th May ’16 / 19th June ‘16 Please note that it is not available for use […]
Hammer Number Surname First Name Club Age Group Result 320 Careless Jacob Notts AC U15 35.84 321 Purchase Anna Notts AC U17 54.66 322 Williams Courtney Notts AC U17 31.24 324 Sandhu Nikeeta Notts AC U17 36.56 325 Bobash Sarah Birchfield Harriers SW NT 326 Murch Craig Rugby & N’Hampton SM 66.73 327 Bean Poppy […]
The first of our new Festival of Throws open events takes place at Harvey Hadden Stadium on Thursday 24th March 2016 6.30 – 7.30pm We will be taking entries for the Hammer and Shot for this event. For our second event on Thursday 28th April 2016, we will be taking entries for Javelin and Hammer. […]
Notts AC Membership Renewals should have been paid on or around 1st January 2016 and we are having to get tough with the persistent late payers this year! If you intend to renew, please do so immediately. It will be assumed that any athlete whose fee has not been received by Monday 4th April 2016 […]
A brilliant turnout by Notts AC for the last match at Rushcliffe Country Park to round off the Mini League XC league with 32 athletes, our best turnout this season. We maintained our 3rd place overall, won U15 Boys Team Gold, Milan Campion U15 individual Gold, Lauren McNeil U13 Girl Silver and Joe Barkes U11 […]
All memberships for 2016 should now have been paid. If you have yet to renew your membership, please do so as soon as possible. You may do this either on-line under the ‘Join us / Renew’ section of the website, or in person at any of our training evenings at Harvey Hadden.
Nottingham City Council are holding a Sport Relief Mile event at Harvey Hadden on Saturday 20th March. For more information and online entry please visit: Sport Relief Mile They are also looking for volunteers on the day. If you are able to assist, please complete the attached volunteer form. Volunteer Application Form – Sport Relief mile […]
With regret Notts AC report the death of past member Ron Kemp on 3rd February. Ron was a prominent and successful coach in Nottingham and the East Midlands and helped many young athletes achieve success. Ron’s daughter Kathryn Brook has requested no flowers but donations for Notts AC can be sent to Funeral Directors – […]
Notts AC Christmas and New Year opening dates at Harvey Hadden. Monday 21st December 2015 Tuesday 22nd December 2015 Wednesday 23rd December 2015 Tuesday 29th December 2015 Wednesday 30th December 2015 Saturday 2nd January 2016 We are back to normal training sessions on Monday 4th January 2016 (intake night). Please check with your Coach if […]
Congratulations to Athlete of the Year Charlotte McLennaghan, and all of our award winners from Saturday evening at Basford Hall Miners Welfare. Our thanks go to our special guest Will Sharman for presenting the awards this year, sharing some of his early experiences and staying behind for photos at the end. Pictured is Charlotte receiving […]
Congratulations to Charlotte on her gold medal as part of the 4 x 100m team at the European Junior Championships in Eskilstuna, Sweden. Charlotte ran the third leg of the relay with Shannon Malone, Shannon Hylton and Imani Lansiquot completing the team win in a time of 44.18 seconds. The win came just a day […]
Can you help my research? I want to speak with older athletes / runners (40-60+) past or present who suffer from Osteoarthritis of the hip. I would like to learn about their experiences from diagnosis to treatment and where they are now. Ultimately I want to use the information to help individuals with OA to […]
Hi All, The new Mini League Sportshall commences on Sunday 27th September and will take place at Oakfield Leisure Centre Mansfield. The address is as follows:- Jubilee Way S, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire NG18 3RT. Please remember all competitors need to bring snacks and drinks to keep them going […]
Outdoor training will return to Harvey Hadden “Sports Village” from Monday 17th August. Please see our dedicated page for training times, or check with your Coach. Athletes are reminded to register at the green porta-cabin before every training session. It’s great to be back!