Just some news and results regarding the MMAC 10 Mile Championships, Cross Country Championships and a reminder RE: membership renewal for 2019.
Many congratulations to age group winners in the 10 mile championship, incorporated within the Derby 10, please find MMAC results (and a link to full results) here:
For 2019, the MMAC Cross Country Championships will be incorporated within the Derby Runner Midland Cross Country Championships at Newbold Comyn, Leamington on Saturday 26th January, details here (closing date 6 Jan):
and there will be no additional charge, to that of the entry fee for the Midland Champs, in order to compete in the MMAC Champs but you must have renewed your MMAC membership by 20th Jan…
Which brings us to Membership Renewal – your membership is due by 1st Jan 2019 – please see
for how to renew online (the preferred method) or by post. Please contact Graham Lamb (Grahamhlamb@gmail.com) Membership Secretary, if you have any problems
In 2019 MMAC is again opening the Handicap at no extra cost to any runner aged 35 or over who has entered the Centurion GP Series or the February race. This is subject to providing handicapping data by 25th January, on this or the Centurion entry form.
Unless you have already submitted a Centurion entry form and payment, please send the form below to the address shown with £5 (payable to Centurion RC) (£6 if paid on the day). This also allows entry into the Open Race with associated prizes.
London Marathon – 28th April 2019
MMAC will be allocated one place in the 2019 London Marathon. We will hold a ballot mid November 18 to award the place. To be eligible you must be a first claim MMAC member and have been rejected in the initial ballot. If no one applies with the above criteria we will open the ballot up.
Please register your interest with Jill Lamb by 5th November, please include a copy of your rejection notification.
Photo Courtesy of Stephen Lee
Just a reminder that the Midland Masters Track & Field Championships is fast approaching! This year we are combining with the Welsh Masters Athletics Championships, who will be joining us at Nuneaton on 3rd June.
Results will be separated however, hopefully, joining forces will provide us with more competition and officials.
Please have your entries in by 26th May. Enter at http://bmaf.org.uk – click Members/Guests at top left of menu bar – you will need your OpenTrack login.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE 46TH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF THE MMAC WILL TAKE PLACE ON SUNDAY 15 APRIL 2018 AT 11.30 AM AT SOLIHULL LEISURE CENTRE, BLOSSOMFIELD ROAD, SOLIHULL
Motions to be discussed at the AGM must be sent, in writing, to the Secretary, Jill Lamb, to arrive at least two weeks before the meeting. Members are requested to consider promoting one of our fixtures and to come to the AGM to offer their Club’s facilities for the purpose. Nominations for 2018/19 commmittee:
President: Lou Satterthwaite President elect: vacant Chair: vacant Vice-Chairman: Rita Brownlie Secretary: Jill Lamb Treasurer: Martin Wilkinson Membership Secretary: Graham Lamb T&F Secretary – vacant Asst. T&F Secretary – vacant CC Secretary – vacant Walking Secretaries: L&J Bellfield Handicapper – Geo Smolenski Social Secretary – Adrian Lloyd Minutes Secretary Kate Satterthwaite Media & Website Sue Kneill-Boxley Records Co-ordinator Brian Owen Newsletter Editor Margaret Simpson Assistant N/L Editor Lou Satterthwaite Delegates MCAA Rita Brownlie EAMA BMAF Graham Lamb (other members hold office within BMAF and Report as appropriate Team Managers: CC International – Mick Smedley Inter-area T & F – vacant MV League – Tony Porter
Any member who wishes to offer him/herself for any of the above posts is asked to notify the Secretary (Jill Lamb) firstname.lastname@example.org before the meeting. New blood will be welcomed by the committee.