Author Archives: Lester Medcalf

A television surprise

A surprise Not sure how many of you watch the BBC television programme “The Repair Shop”. I don’t make a habit of watching it but my wife watches it quite regularly. I caught a brief part of it earlier this week and I was sure that I recognised a couple of people on the programme...
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A few memories

Yesterday (Saturday April 25) was due to be our first senior match of the season with what would have been an awkward journey to the Parliament Hill track in North London. It is a long time since I went there and my memory is that parking was a real problem. My own memory of my...
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What I was expecting to do today

No match today I’m writing this on Sunday April 19 – which should have been our first league match of this summer. Our under 17 and under 20 athletes would have joined with fellow athletes from the Lewes and Eastbourne clubs to form Team Sussex in the YDL UAG – Youth Development League Upper Age...
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A couple of coronavirus items

Coronavirus (COVID-19) We have heard from the Southern Athletics League – the league for our senior athletes – that the fixtures for April, May and June have all been cancelled. However if the July 12 and August 15 fixtures can take place then there will be a change to the original matches. Instead the matches...
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Not just about Coronavirus this week

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Here is the current list of cancellations. I’m afraid that there will be more: Saturday April 11 – open meeting at K2 Sunday April 19 – league match for under 17 and under 20 athletes Saturday April 25 – senior league match Thursday April 30 – open meeting at K2 Thursday May 7...
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Coronavirus cancellations

In the last couple of days we have heard that the under 13 match – for those in schools years 6 and 7 – due to take place on Thursday May 7 has been cancelled. This will not be the last cancellation over the summer and we will use the website to tell you which...
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Coronavirus causing lots of cancellations

Coronavirus (COVID-19) We at EGAC are being guided by the UKA and Government guidelines surrounding the Coronavirus. Any information that we receive will be shared with you immediately. Training will continue as usual but please keep an eye on social media, emails and our website. Below is the current statement from UKA. UK Athletics is...
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