Author Archives: Eddie Vermeer

Thank you

Today we have sent off £1336.00 to the Ron Pickering Memorial Fund. Thank you so much to everyone who donated money in memory of John Rogers. Your generosity is very much appreciated. Phil and Audrey Rogers...
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Help Raise Funds For The Club

We have recently linked up with easyfundraising.org.uk to help raise additional funds for the club.  If you shop online, there’s every chance you’ll use one of over 2400 retailers who make a small contribution to the club every time you make a purchase.  You can find out more on our Fund Raising page or simply...
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BackTheEGTrack

Despite being a town of over 23000 residents which has had an athletics club in existence for almost forty years, East Grinstead still has no athletics track.  For many years, Sackville School was used and for the last 15 years, an athletics training facility at Imberhorne School has been used.  But never has the club...
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Coaching and Officials News

Since the end of last summer, a number of people have taken part in various courses to help the club. A big thank you to: – Phil Rogers and Eddie Vermeer who are currently training to be qualified athletics coaches – John Hayes and Jacquie Russell who are now qualified coaching assistants – Matt Rieley...
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EGAC Launches A New Academy

On Saturday 26th April EGAC is opening it’s new Academy.  This is aimed at 9 and 10 year olds and it’s aim is to coach them in running, jumping and throwing. Spaces will be limited to 24 so if you are interested please contact Phil Rogers or Eddie Vermeer. Training will take place at Imberhorne...
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Sussex Sportshall Results

There was a very small turnout for the Sportshall teams this weekend which resulted in the club finishing somewhat off the pace. The last match of the season is on Sunday 9th February. Let’s see if we can show the other clubs what we’re made of with a good turnout ! GIRLS 1. Horsham 278½...
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National Recognition for EG10K

Huge congratulations to Colin Day and his team for organising the East Grinstead 10K race, which was voted the best Beginners 10K race of 2013 in Runners World beating many more established events across the country. This is fantastic recognition for all the hard work that goes in to staging this event; well done and...
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Happy New Year

Happy New Year to you all – we start this year with a few results from the end of last year.  Results are now up for the 2nd Sportshall match from early December. It’s also well done to both Henry and Liam at the last Brooks Cross Country match at Lancing. U13 Boys – Henry...
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