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MOTHERWELL AC IS PLANNING TO RESUME SENIOR ENDURANCE GROUP TRAINING ON TUESDAY 25 AUGUST 2020

MOTHERWELL AC IS PLANNING TO RESUME SENIOR ENDURANCE GROUP TRAINING ON TUESDAY 25 AUGUST 2020 Scottish Government Phase 3 Covid-19 announcement on 30 July allows organised outdoor contact sport to resume for adults from Monday 24 August, following Sports Governing Body guidance.  Scottish Athletics believe this will enable adults (athletes, coaches, officials) to train, officiate…

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August 2, 2020

AUGUST VIRTUAL 4 MILES TIME TRIAL [FRI 31 JULY – TUE 4 AUGUST]

Remember this event is mainly for fun and to give you a challenge until we get back to organized group training. So give it a go if you are chasing a PB, just need a bit of exercise or fancy a fun run. Please spread the word to our members who are not on social…

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July 30, 2020

UP & COMING VIRTUAL EVENTS

UP & COMING VIRTUAL EVENTS FOR YOUR DIARY INCLUDING THE SPRINGBURN HARRIERS 6K CANTER We already have included in the suggested sessions, a Virtual TT (31 July – 2 August), and a Virtual 5K MACrun – our version of the Parkrun (13 – 16 August). There is also the VIRTUAL 4J Studios Scottish Athletics 5K…

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July 23, 2020

RETURN TO TRAINING

 Senior Endurance and Track & Field Over 17s After careful consideration of Scottish Government Phase 3 Guidance and Scottish Athletics’ advice, the coaches have concluded, unfortunately, that it is not possible to return to organised group training, on any meaningful scale, before the next government review on 30 July. The following guidance and advice highlight…

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July 22, 2020

Motherwell AC History Project

Senior Endurance athlete Mark Gallacher supplied us with two MAC Monthly newsletters from January and February back in 2016.  They are excellent, have a read.  Remember to send any items you have for the history project to Joe Hoolaghan (joehoolaghan@motherwellac.com). MAC Monthly January 2016 MAC Monthly February 2016

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July 20, 2020

4J Studios Virtual 6 Stage Scottish Athletics Relays

We had a fantastic turn out of 18 athletes in the Virtual National 6 Stage Relays with one Senior Women’s team and 2 Senior Men’s teams participating. As ever, we had some fantastic performances, but more importantly thank you to every one of you who gave it go. It looks as if well over 400…

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July 14, 2020

IME Group Weekly Virtual Challenges

New challenges this week: 800m and 80m. Great performances again by the gang! 800m: Ross – 02.33.12 Lucia – 02.53.00 Ella – 03.18.97 Amy – 03.31.33 Ewan – 03.33 80m: Ross – 10.68 Lucia – 11.25 Ewan – 11.00 Ella – 12.72 Amy 13.06 Next week is the first week of the virtual SUPERteams 2…

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July 13, 2020

Covid-19 Status as of 12 July 2020

Scottish Athletics Phase 3 Covid-19 Guidance is attached for your information. Scottish Athletics Covid-19 Phase 3 Guidance There will be a series of Zoom Conferences between Scottish Athletics and member clubs on Monday and Tuesday 13 & 14 July to review the guidance and give clubs the opportunity of Q&As. Motherwell AC will have three…

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July 12, 2020

THE RESULTS ARE IN FOR THE JULY VIRTUAL TIME TRIAL

We had a great turn out of 22 athletes taking part in the fourth Virtual TT during the Covid-19 restrictions. Well done to everybody who managed to take part this month. We had some fantastic performances too – Allan Cameron 21:29, Mark Ellis 24:09, an Gillian McCaffer Sub 30. However, Phyllis Hands won the female…

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July 8, 2020

IME Group Weekly Virtual Challenges

The last week of the second block of challenges for the group has seen some further amazing results. Well done everyone! For the boys this week, Ross has once again improved his time in the 60m with an impressive 08.20. Mum/coach, Alison is also a qualified timekeeper, so that hat trick of PBs over the…

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July 6, 2020