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Run Leader development workshop in Cambridge on 2nd November

Run Leader development workshop in Cambridge on 2nd November

For all coaches and club members interested in developing their endurance run leadership skills: Please
C&C Awards Evening – 7th October

C&C Awards Evening – 7th October

The awards evening held on the 7th was well attended across all the club, with
Junior Academy: No training Monday 21st October 2019

Junior Academy: No training Monday 21st October 2019

Please note that there is no training for the junior academy on Monday 21st October
Orbis Investments’ donations

Orbis Investments’ donations

Over the last 12 months Cambridge and Coleridge AC have been very fortunate to receive
Round Norfolk Relay 2019 – 14th and 15th September

Round Norfolk Relay 2019 – 14th and 15th September

C&C made their annual pilgrimage round the Norfolk county line with two teams in the
Working with Injury Active sports therapists

Working with Injury Active sports therapists

As a club we try to create relationships with specific suppliers with relevant skills –
C&C Athletes in County action

C&C Athletes in County action

Cambridgeshire Women’s team successfully retained the Bemax Trophy on the 14th September at Ipswich. This

Don’t Panic – Incorrect registration email from EA

Many members (including myself) will have received an email from England Athletics saying “Your athlete
Celebration and Prize Giving Evening – 7th October 2019

Celebration and Prize Giving Evening – 7th October 2019

Dear Fellow Club Member, We would like to invite you to this year’s Celebration and
EAL Final – Bury St Edmunds 8th September 2019

EAL Final – Bury St Edmunds 8th September 2019

C&C were represented across all the age groups in this year’s EAL finals. The Senior

Stars urgently needed

With apologies to my family and good sense, I’ll start with a (clean) Limerick:  
Cross Country diary has been filled out

Cross Country diary has been filled out

Hello all Cross Country fans – this is just a quick note to say that
Annual prize giving evening

Annual prize giving evening

This year’s prize giving will take place at the club house on the 7th October.
View from the Chair – September 2019

View from the Chair – September 2019

Another long, hot summer is coming to an end, despite being holiday season I’m reminded
Southern Athletics League – Dartford 17th August 2019

Southern Athletics League – Dartford 17th August 2019

The final SAL meeting of the season took place at Dartford on the 17th August.
South of England U13/U15/U17 Championships – Ashford 17-18th August 2019

South of England U13/U15/U17 Championships – Ashford 17-18th August 2019

C&C athletes came home from the SEAA U13/U15/U17 Championships with two silver medals. Issac Rothwell
Women’s Team are National Five mile Road Champions

Women’s Team are National Five mile Road Champions

C&C came away from the National Five Mile Championship with three individual medals and two
C&C duo spotted at the Diamond League at Birmingham

C&C duo spotted at the Diamond League at Birmingham

Two of C&C’s most recognisable volunteers were caught on camera whilst volunteering at the recent
Victory for Thomas Keen at the Manchester International

Victory for Thomas Keen at the Manchester International

Thomas Keen represented Great Britain Juniors at the Manchester International on the 14th August in
Gold and Silver for Masters athletes

Gold and Silver for Masters athletes

Once again C&C athletes showed that they are a club with top class national athletes.
Racerunning is coming to C&C

Racerunning is coming to C&C

The club has recently had some amazing news that will provide an exciting opportunity for
Young Athletes Qualify for EYAL plate final

Young Athletes Qualify for EYAL plate final

C&C’s young athletes produced a great third place finish at their last EYAL match at
Senior Men’s team win EAL trophy

Senior Men’s team win EAL trophy

The Senior men’s team was triumphant in the the East Anglian League this season. They
Shannon wins gold medal in Youth Nations Cup

Shannon wins gold medal in Youth Nations Cup

U20 athlete Shannon Flockhart was one of the 72 England U18 athletes that took part
Five gold medals for Charlotte Cox

Five gold medals for Charlotte Cox

Charlotte competed at the IAADS (International Association of Athletes with Down Syndrome) European Championships in

Keep C&C running – attend 12th September

Dear all, There’s been a lot of change at the club in the last 3
East Anglian League Result – Cambridge 21st July 2019

East Anglian League Result – Cambridge 21st July 2019

C&C won the third EAL match of the season. The club took full advantage of
England Athletics Champions of the Road series

England Athletics Champions of the Road series

The England Athletics Champions of the Road series is a new event for  this year.
BRITISH MASTERS HALF MARATHON SUCCESS

BRITISH MASTERS HALF MARATHON SUCCESS

The great thing about C&C is it’s diversity and inclusivity. There really is an event
Young athletes Medal at the SIAB match – Swansea 20th July 2019

Young athletes Medal at the SIAB match – Swansea 20th July 2019

Alex Melloy and Charlie Knott competed at the Schools International match. Their selection was a
Gold at European U20 Championships for Maisey Snaith

Gold at European U20 Championships for Maisey Snaith

Maisey Snaith was amongst the U20 gold medal winning team at the European Championships at
Southern Athletics League – Ashford 13th July 2019

Southern Athletics League – Ashford 13th July 2019

A small team made the journey to Kent for the fourth match of the season.
Eastern young athletes league – League Position update

Eastern young athletes league – League Position update

C&C young athletes had a great result at their home match on the 7th July
Three medals for C&C athletes at the English Schools Championships

Three medals for C&C athletes at the English Schools Championships

Conall McGinness ran a superb race in the SB 2000m steeple chase to win the
Charlotte Cox to represent GB

Charlotte Cox to represent GB

Charlotte Cox has been selected to represent Great Britain at the Down Syndrome European Championships
EMAC match 3 – Bedford 3rd July 2019

EMAC match 3 – Bedford 3rd July 2019

  The club’s Masters took part in their third match of the season at Bedford
Eastern counties t & f championships – Cambridge 30th June 2019

Eastern counties t & f championships – Cambridge 30th June 2019

C&C athletes took advantage of their home track at the Eastern Counties Track and Field
BBC Look east report on C&C athletes selected for Great Britain

BBC Look east report on C&C athletes selected for Great Britain

  Maisey Snaith and Thomas Keen have been named in the final selection round for

Recent successes- June 2019

Club Records Holly Archer SW 1500m Polina Frakina U13g LJ(held since 1977) U20/U23 England championships
View from the Chair – July 2019

View from the Chair – July 2019

In late June we had our fourth induction of young athletes this year so far
Young athletes selected to represent Cambridgeshire Schools at National Championships

Young athletes selected to represent Cambridgeshire Schools at National Championships

C&C will be well represented at this year’s English Schools Track and Field Championships to
C&C trio selected to compete for GB

C&C trio selected to compete for GB

It’s been a busy few weeks for the the Club’s middle distance group with some
England athletics U20/U23 Championships- Bedford 22-23 June 2019

England athletics U20/U23 Championships- Bedford 22-23 June 2019

Once again Bedford was the venue for the national championships for the top U20/U23 athletes.
England athletics 10,000m Championships- Walthamstow 7th June 2019

England athletics 10,000m Championships- Walthamstow 7th June 2019

Jack Gray finished a superb second place in the England 10,000m Championships at Walthamstow with
Southern athletics league – Stevenage 15th June 2019

Southern athletics league – Stevenage 15th June 2019

C&C finished third at their latest league match held at Stevenage. It is encouraging to
Cambridgeshire Schools Championships – Peterborough 8th June 2019

Cambridgeshire Schools Championships – Peterborough 8th June 2019

Track and field is a summer pastime. This statement could have been fiercely doubted when
Wimpole 10k and Picnic

Wimpole 10k and Picnic

The annual Wimpole 10k and Picnic is coming up soon. This is our summer social
C&C Fell Runners trip to the Lake District, May 4&5 2019

C&C Fell Runners trip to the Lake District, May 4&5 2019

Karen Cameron gives us a taste of the C&C Fell Runners trip to the Lake
EYAL – Cambridge 2nd June 2019

EYAL – Cambridge 2nd June 2019

Our young athletes finished in second place in the third league match. This result leaves
Track and Field County Representation 2019

Track and Field County Representation 2019

The County team managers will be selecting teams for the following events this year SEAA
Eastern Masters – Cambridge 5th June 2019

Eastern Masters – Cambridge 5th June 2019

We had a good sized men’s team for the Eastern Master match at Cambridge on
SEAA Senior & U20 Championships – Bedford 1st and  2nd June 2019

SEAA Senior & U20 Championships – Bedford 1st and 2nd June 2019

Saturday and Sunday 1st and 2nd July saw our senior and U20 athletes take part
View from the Chair – June 2019

View from the Chair – June 2019

Summer 2019:   ‘S’ is for Success – Well done everyone who’s raced or competed
FUNDING OPPORTUNITY

FUNDING OPPORTUNITY

The club have been made aware of a potential funding opportunity for young sportspeople between

Recent Successes May 2019

New Club Records Samuel Clarke – U20m 400mH (previously set in 1971) Thomas Keen –
Eastern Masters Athletics League 1st Match Result – 1st May

Eastern Masters Athletics League 1st Match Result – 1st May

Unfortunately, we had a very small turnout for our first Vets League match at a
SOUTHERN ATHLETICS LEAGUE – MILE END 19th MAY 2019

SOUTHERN ATHLETICS LEAGUE – MILE END 19th MAY 2019

There was a disappointing turnout for the second SAL match at Mile End. Club stalwarts
LOUGHBOROUGH INTERNATIONAL – 18th MAY 2019

LOUGHBOROUGH INTERNATIONAL – 18th MAY 2019

Thomas Keen donned his GB vest for the U20 team at the annual Loughborough International
INTER VARSITY MEETING – CAMBRIDGE 18th MAY 2019

INTER VARSITY MEETING – CAMBRIDGE 18th MAY 2019

Samuel Clarke continued his phenomenal improvement over the hurdles this season by breaking the U20M
EASTERN YOUNG ATHLETES LEAGUE – PETERBOROUGH 5th MAY 2019

EASTERN YOUNG ATHLETES LEAGUE – PETERBOROUGH 5th MAY 2019

C&C young athletes made the short journey to Peterborough to compete in their second league
Thomas Keen selected for GB Juniors at Loughborough International

Thomas Keen selected for GB Juniors at Loughborough International

Thomas Keen has been selected to run for GB on Sunday 19 May at the
County Championships – 11th May 2019

County Championships – 11th May 2019

There were some great performances at the T&F County Champs held at Wilberforce Road. C&C
Run for All – GEAR 10k Wheelchair race

Run for All – GEAR 10k Wheelchair race

Molly Hunt finished first in the wheelchair event in a time of 43:08 – beating
BUCS OUTDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

BUCS OUTDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Bank Holiday weekend saw the annual BUCS Outdoor Championships take place at Bedford. Once
Thank you Nigel

Thank you Nigel

One our longest serving coaches and club members, Nigel Bloxham, has now moved down to

Recent Successes April 2019

London marathon results: Matt Slater – PB of 2:35:55, 229th overall Kevin Holleran – PB
BUCS Athletics Outdoor Championships

BUCS Athletics Outdoor Championships

This weekend sees the Club’s university students take part in the annual BUCS athletics outdoor
Southern Athletics League – Cambridge 27th April 2019

Southern Athletics League – Cambridge 27th April 2019

The first SAL match of the season took place at Wilberforce Road on the 27th
Closing date for Track and Field Championships is Thursday 2nd  May 2019

Closing date for Track and Field Championships is Thursday 2nd May 2019

Please note that the closing date for the main Cambridgeshire Track and Field Championships is
Eastern Young Athletes League – Thurrock 14th April

Eastern Young Athletes League – Thurrock 14th April

The club’s young athletes took part in their first Eastern Young Athletes (EYAL) match at

C&C athlete runs European U23 standard

 Julia Paternain who commenced her studies at Penn University last autumn has continued her great
View from the Chair, Easter 2019

View from the Chair, Easter 2019

Hello all, Easter is a time to celebrate the new, whether that’s fresh tree blossom

Reminder: Track bookings on Bank holidays and school holidays

Please note that the track is not booked on bank holidays and so there will
Young Athletes Challenge 24th March 2019

Young Athletes Challenge 24th March 2019

Well done everybody who took part in the first of the track and field season’s

Cambridgeshire AA T&F championships and Evening Open events for 2019

The Cambs’ AA T&F championships are on 11th May at Cambridge, with the 3000m/5000m championships

Recent Successes March 2019

Chris Darling  2nd in the Cambridge half marathon Vikki Knight 1st Female and 1st W40.

Coaches needed for wheelchair athletics

C&C has a thriving wheelchair athletics group which is expanding.  We’re also hoping to add

Summer 2019 Training Sessions

Summer training sessions will be as follows: Mondays 6.20 – 8.30 Young athletes as usual

Welcome to the new website!!!

Many thanks for visiting the new website!!! Please register for news at the bottom of

CAU intercounty cross-country championships 9th March 2019

A number of C&C athletes competed for Cambridgeshire in the intercounty cross-country championships on Saturday.

Cambridge Half Marathon results 3rd March 2019

Well done to the more than 125 C&C athletes took part in Sunday’s Cambridge Half

Recent Successes February 2019

Callum Molloy was yet again the first Junior in the Frostbite league race at Bourne

A View from the Chair, Keith Clarke February 2019

Our biggest change to the club training patterns for many years: the introduction of our

Volunteers Needed – Cambridge Half Marathon Sunday 3rd March 2019

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED – CAMBRIDGE HALF MARATHON SUNDAY 3RD MARCH 2019 Hope you don’t mind me

Monday Junior Academy and call for volunteers

Dear all, We’re really excited to launch the new Monday Junior Academy for young athletes

Launch of Junior Academy Monday 25th February 2019

We are excited to announce our U15 and U13 Monday training night is changing. The

Boxing Day Run 2018

Last Wednesday, 26th December, the club held it’s traditional Boxing Day run from the Wilberforce
Goldie Sayers and the annual club prize giving, Friday 30th Nov 2018

Goldie Sayers and the annual club prize giving, Friday 30th Nov 2018

On Friday 30th November we had our celebration event in the pavilion for our prize

2018 AGM draft minutes

The 2018 AGM was held on Tuesday 27th November and the draft minutes are here

Monday night training moving indoors 29th Oct 2018

Please note that the last outdoor training session for young athletes on Monday evenings will

Notice of AGM on Tuesday 27th November 2018 8:15pm

Please note that Cambridge and Coleridge Athletic Club Annual General Meeting will be held on

SAL Cambridge 18th August 2018

Last Saturday was the 5th and final Southern Athletics League of the season – and
European Under 18 3000m champion

European Under 18 3000m champion

Thomas Keen has become the 2018 European 3000m under 18 Champion. Congratulations to him and

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Scottish U20W 60m Hurdles champion

Scottish U20W 60m Hurdles champion

Finlay Marriott was a clear winner of the Scottish Under 20 Womens Indoor 60m Hurdles
Young Athletes club challenge 24th June 2018

Young Athletes club challenge 24th June 2018

Results of the Young athletes challenge 24th June 2018
SAL Match Result – Chelmsford 23rd June 2018

SAL Match Result – Chelmsford 23rd June 2018

The Southern Athletics League match held in Chelmsford was held in fine weather, with good

English Schools 2017

Congratulations to our English Schools medallists. Thomas Keen (U17M 3000m), Julia Paternain (U20W 3000m) and

Young athlete drop off and collection policy

Young athlete drop off and collection policy is now available under Welfare or under Guidelines

Wheelchair athletics

C&C gained its first wheelchair racers a few years ago, and since January 2015 has

Disability athletics

The club welcomes athletes with disabilities and will always try to support them.  In most

Cross Challenge

British Cross Challenge – Traditional Age Group Cross Country Written by Mark Vile: This is

Coach development

The club is keen to support existing coaches in their development or to introduce new