A version of the following article has appeared on the Halesowen News website. https://www.halesowennews.co.uk/newsxtra/sportsview/19835568.halesowen-athletics-club-kick-off-centenary-celebrations/ Halesowen Athletics Club have held a special launch event to mark the start of theircentenary year. More than 40 runners from the club gathered near the site of their original headquarterson Hagley Street in Halesowen Town Centre to honour legendary runner...
The final month of the increasingly distant year of 2021 is rounded up in the December edition of the Newsround newsletter. Catch up on cross country, and fill ya boots with all the parties and runs held at the club this festive season!
As we head towards the end of the first century of Halesowen Athletics Club, look back over a tiny twelve month chunk of the club’s history in the 2021 Review of the Year. Here’s hoping this will be last newsletter to feature the “C” word quite so much … and I don’t mean cross country!
The 2021 club Christmas run and walk will take place on Sunday 19th December from 10.00 am. The starting point is the lower car park of the Queens Head pub on Sugarbrook Lane at Stoke Pound, Bromsgrove. The postcode is B60 3AU. Three routes will be available, all over a mix of public footpaths, trails...
The long-awaited return of the cross country Leagues, more Masters medals plus news of road and race walking races feature in this month’s newsletter. There’s also a full list of all the important festive social events planned for December!
PHOTO: Halesowen News On Sunday January 2nd 2022, the club will be launching its centenary year celebrations. A number of special events have been planned throughout the year, culminating in the centenary Boxing Day run. We will be starting the year’s celebrations by gathering at the blue plaque dedicated to Jack Price, the founder of...
On Saturday January 22nd 2022, the club have agreed to “takeover” our local parkrun event at Woodgate Valley Country Park and provide all the marshals and volunteers to help stage the event. This will be a great showcase for the club especially as we head into our centenary year and is a fantastic way to...
The return of cross country was the October highlight, with a considerable medal haul for the club at the first major XC race back after COVID. There’s also news of a half marathon race win, how our athletes got on at the London Marathon and a great month for the girls at parkrun!
Halesowen Athletics Club is situated on the edge of the Clent Hills which has been our home since 1949 when The Manor Abbey Stadium opened. The facilities at our club enable us to cater for athletes of all standards in all disciplines of athletics from Track & Field to Cross Country.
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