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Doncaster Athletic Club caters for Track and Field, Road Running and Cross Country athletes of all levels, we now have over 500 members and we are proud to count hundreds of junior members from across Doncaster and beyond in our membership. Our Club training sessions for competing members only are Mondays (Invitation / Specialist night), Tuesday and Thursdays, all from 6pm, our location and travel advice can be found here.

We are a friendly club and new road runner members should visit our sister website, Doncaster Pacers.  All abilities are welcome from international athletes to 14 minute mile runners.  For further information about Doncaster Athletic Club please ring 07377899083, which will be monitored by our office staff between 5pm and 7.30pm on Club nights Tuesdays and Thursdays at other times please leave a message.  For membership details click here. Or join our facebook group – open to all interested in local athletics and running with over 500 members.

We are committed to equality of opportunity in sport for all, irrespective of gender, race, disability or age. Safety and personal achievement are our priorities, as members strive to reach personal goals in sport and fulfill their potential.

England Athletics e-news issue 32

South Yorkshire Track and Field League 6th July – Keepmoat

Anyone wanting to do field events or sprint hurdles at the next fixture can you please pm me or pop into the cabin and let me know. * Please note all entries have to be submitted In good time for timetables and field cards to be created*** Anyone submitting field events/ amendments after the cut off date will not be able to take part. I had a lot of amendments /entries the evening before and it’s far to late. Sorry to moan but it’s causing issues further down the line.

CUT OFF DATE THIS TIME IS 30TH JUNE.

Thank you in advance Tammy

Try on running shoes Thursday 20 June 2019 at the club

Hoka Carbon x night on Thursday. Matt from Hoka and Adam from Metres to Miles will be down with us arriving around 5.45pm at the track for club members to trial this ALL NEW shoe.

It’s a great opportunity to try this shoe which is exclusive – with very limited availability globally.

Thanks,

Julian

Metres to Miles

SEASON’S BEST PERFORMANCES AND NEW NATIONAL RECORD

DAC para athletes Leaha Dixon, Matthew Whitehead and William Baxter were in action at York University on 15th June at the 3rd CP Sport series event of the season. 

T35 sprinter Leaha was just short of her season’s best in 100m running a time of 24.88s into a strong headwind. She also put in a solid performance in 200m and ran solo against the clock in 400m.

T20 runner Matthew clocked a season’s best time of 29.93s in 200m and finished a comfortable second in the 400m despite picking up a slight hamstring injury. 

F36 thrower William threw a season’s best 35.55m in discus and finished the competition in style by setting a new national record of 10.51m in shot put.

Results update 16 June 2019 – Doncaster Half, Sandall Beat 10k, Thames Path Potter, Clumber 10k, NYC Brooklyn 5k and parkruns

Run 2U Clumber Park 10k Trail – 2 June 2019

Pos   Name   Cat   Time   
39Roy TurtonM5000:43:48
183Glynn JonesM5000:54:22
398Julie CullF5501:08:39
399Lynette JenkinsF5501:08:39

Doncaster Half Marathon – 9 June 2019

An amazing turnout and congratulations to Curly’s Athletes for hosting the welcome return of a Doncaster Half Marathon. Between us we covered 642 miles! Great support on the course, thank you to our athletes who paced the event with backpacks and flags. Wishing Barry Prowse and Martyn Walters speedy recoveries after picking up injuries.

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