Author Archives: Eddie Vermeer

Indoor Season Starts

This Sunday sees the start of the indoor athletics season – based on the Sportshall format.  A successful training session was held last week in preparation and it is hoped most will be at Tanbridge School to represent the town and the club.  This is an excellent competition that offers a number of different events...
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Sportshall Indoor Training

For any U11s, U13s and U15s available for the indoor Sportshall competition on 17th November and later matches this winter, an indoor training session has been arranged for this Sunday at Sackville School.  Training starts at 1400 and finishes at 1530.  Please contact Phil Rogers on rogers.p2@sky.com or 07941758979...
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Sports Awards 2013

Fantastic news from this weeks East Grinstead Courier & Observer with the lineup for the Sports Awards. We have no less than three nominations in the Young Sports Star of the Year Award. Congratulations to Chloe Hollamby, Ryan Spivey and Abby Beswick for making this years shortlist. Please see the local paper for the details on how...
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Get Involved !

East Grinstead Athletics Club is always looking for volunteers to help our athletes develop and progress. There are three basic levels of assistance that you can provide the club and this depends on how far you would like to develop a role for yourself in the club. At the beginning, there is a choice of...
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Schools Cross Country Statement

Following yesterday’s schools cross country, the athletics club would like to apologise for not holding the presentation of awards at the end of the races. The first races for years 7/8 took place at 1230 and 1300 and the presentation for these was made at 1330. By this stage, few of the athletes were still...
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Schools Cross Country Results

We now have all the results for all the races from today available on line. Please find them under Offtrack > Schools. Congratulations to all those that took part. Primary School Girls 1. Rosie Moore – Notre Dame 2. Charlotte Sparrow – Notre Dame 3. Eloise Richards – Notre Dame Primary Schools Girls Team 1...
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Schools Cross Country Races

Today saw the annual schools cross country races for children from years 4, 5 and 6 (primary schools) and years 7 and 8 (secondary schools) take place at East Court.  Despite being the wettest races anyone could remember, there was a fantastic turnout from all of the schools and some excellent races to watch.  Special...
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Sussex U11 Quadkids Competition

On Sunday, we are entering a number of athletes in to the Sussex U11 Quadkids competition.  After a number of specific training sessions, over the past few weeks, they will be competing at the Withdean Stadium in Brighton.  For some, it will be their first ever athletics competition.  Best of luck to all of them...
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