Hi Everybody, Not many tickets bought for the Christmas dance
if your thinking of going please buy your tickets asap here!
Well done to all that took part in today’s 32nd Eddie’s Half Marathon.
A big thank you to Niall, Susan-Jane, Graham, Cammy, Ellen, Dougie, Raymond, Pamela, Chris & Chrissie, Elaine, Aiden and all the other Helpers, Marshalls that I may have overlooked.
Please find results here (non Dropbox)
Please find results here ! Eddie’s Half Marathon Results 2016
Please find Eddie’s Half Marathon Race Report 2016
Good luck to all that are taking part in today’s Eddie’s Half Marathon, Route map below At Lochaber High School, Registration from 10am, There will also be a raffle to raise funds for Juniors Emirates Trip.
Good luck see you there!
Marshalls/Helpers required we need around 12 Marshalls on the day if you are not running and can help text or contact Niall on 07979604478. Cheers
Also Looking for anyone with a First aid qualification that would be available to help out on race day.
Winter League 2016 – 2017 *** Please Note The Change To The First Winter League Race*** Due to unforeseen circumstances the Canal Bank Race Has been changed!
Winter League 2016 – 2017
*** Please Note The Change To The First Winter League Race*** Due to unforeseen circumstances the Canal Bank Race Has been changed to “Braveheart Race” Details will follow Soon!
For all you eager beavers out there please see this year’s Winter League Calendar Here!
Hi there folks! just a quick note to let you know that our Club membership October 2016 To September 2017, will be available online click Here to join.
Lochaber Athletic Club/Jog Scotland Christmas Dance
7.00 for 7.30pm Till Late
Friday 2nd December 2016
at Alexandra Hotel Festive Meal then Dance the Night Away with “Mardi Gras”,
Tickets are £32 per person and can ONLY be got at sientries.co.uk until,
Midnight Monday 28th November 2016 as to give final numbers to hotel.
Numbers are capped at 130 so get in quick if you don’t want to miss out.
To book your tickets click here !
Eddie’s 32nd Half Marathon 2016 (New Route & New Venue).
Entries Extended to Midnight Friday 4th November 2016
SCOTTISH ATHLETICS PERMIT EVENT
Sunday 6th November 2016 starting at 12 noon, Lochaber High School, Camaghael, Fort William PH33 7ND
Registration at NEW Venue: Lochaber High School, Camaghael, Fort William PH33 7ND,
FROM 9.30am To 11.00am ON 6th NOVEMBER 2016, where you will be given your race number. The event is hand timed, so you must wear your number on your front and keep it visible during the race and particularly at the finish.
Please note the race will start at NEW Venue Lochaber High School, Camaghael, Fort William PH33 7ND, The race will be run on a public road for the first mile and a half and then runners will be directed onto the foot/towpath of the Caledonian Canal at Banavie. Runners will then follow the Canal foot/towpath for approximately 5 miles. Runners will then be turned and directed to follow the same route back to the start at Lochaber High School. The Canal foot/towpath is a good surface to run on but it is not a tarmac surface. The surface is a rolled lime surface. Runners will also require to run on the left at all times to ensure they pass each other easily and safely. A route map will be uploaded to our website (www.lochaberac.co.uk) in due course.
There will be one water Station covering the route at Approximately 3 miles on way out and 9 miles on way back.
Extensive Prize List for all age groups
Showers, teas/coffees, and biscuits free of charge
Special Eddie Campbell Medal for all competitors
ALL ENTRANTS MUST BE 17 OR OVER ON RACE DAY
Race capped at 250 entries
All entrants must be 17 or over on race day
Entry Cost £22.00 for (non Sal members), £20.00 for ( Sal members).
*** There is NO Entry on the day for this race, it is Online Entry Only And Entries Extended to Midnight Friday 4th November, and those that have entered, Registration is between 9.30AM and 11.00AM on race day***
PLEASE NOTE THERE ARE NO ENTRIES ON THE DAY AND NO LATE ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES. SUBSTITUTIONS WILL BE PERMITTED BUT ONLY UP TO MIDNIGHT 28TH OCTOBER 2016 AND MUST BE DONE THROUGH Si ENTRIES. ANYONE WHO HANDS THEIR NUMBER TO SOMEONE ELSE WITHOUT USING THE SUBSTITUTION PROCESS THROUGH Si ENTRIES WILL BE BANNED FROM FUTURE EDDIE’S HALF MARATHONS.
Declaration – I declare by ticking and entering that I am physically fit and fully understand that I enter at my own risk and that the organizers shall not be liable for any loss, damage or injury which I may suffer. I will be 17 years of age or over on race day. I agree to abide by the rules of Scottish athletics and any instructions given to me by the Police, race organisers or any marshals.
All runners MUST read and tick declaration
SO to Enter Eddie’s 2016 Half Marathon, click below
Race Contact: -Niall MacBeath <[email protected]>
Votes needed! LAC’s funding bids for the Kid’s Emirates trip (£800) and LAC/ Ardnamurchan Kid’s Coaching (£500) have made it to the ‘public voting stage’ in the ‘Your Voice Your Choice’ participatory budgeting opportunity. Please see the attached bid posters.
We need votes! Please pass it on to LAC/ Jog Scotland members, friends and family in Lochaber!
Public voting will commence on the 12th September 9am through to Sunday 18th September 11.45pm. Voters can place votes in the library (there will be assistance with on-line voting there), by post or on-line. The link to the on-line voting will be found on the Voluntary Action website from 9am on Monday 12thSeptember www.valochaber.org/yourvoiceyourchoice2016/ You can also download a postal voting form from the site or pick these up at the library, Highland Council Fort William Service Point or Voluntary Action Lochaber, Claggan Fort William.
It is up to LAC to get as many people voting for our bids from Monday September 12th. The bids with the most votes up to the money available will get the cash! You have to be resident in Lochaber to be eligible to vote.
Hi just a wee note:-
Christmas Dance Friday The 2nd December 2016 in Alex hotel -how much and how to book will be announced -please keep this date free would be lovely to see as many people there as possible.