Birmingham Diamond League Athletics – Sunday 18th August

Sunday saw the televised Birmingham Athletics Grand Prix, featuring many of the world’s top athletes and Rugby and Northampton Athletics Club was there in force! Before the main events started there was a succession of 4 x 100m age group relays. Teams from Cardiff to Newcastle were invited based on national rankings and R and […]

UK YDL Lower Age Group, Regional Final – Yate, Sat 20th July

Having finished in bronze position in the Midland Premiership UK youth development league, Rugby and Northampton AC took their place in the regional final at Yate knowing that the opposition from the Midlands and Wales would be extremely challenging but R and N athletes rose to the occasion with a succession of superb performances and […]

EMGP Milton Keynes 10km – Tue 9th July

Will Gardner of Rugby & Northampton AC secured his third successive win in the East Midlands Grand Prix Series when he recorded 32 mins 17 secs for 10k in the seventh race of the series at Milton Keynes. The host club were out in force, but after victories at Weedon and Harborough, Gardner held off […]

Heart of England League, Div 2 – Stourport, Sunday 7th July

Rugby and Northampton Athletics Club has had an outstanding year and this continued on Sunday with the results and individual performances going from strength to strength. The team knew that a second place in the final match of the Heart of England league would mean immediate promotion and return back to the elite Division 1 […]

EMGP Harborough 5 mile – Tuesday 25th June

William Gardner scored his second successive victory for Rugby & Northampton AC in the East Midlands Grand Prix Series when he won the Harborough 5 miles in a time of 26 mins 22 secs. In the sixth race of the series Gardner led home the club to give them a fifth team triumph in the […]