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benenden confirms City of York Athletic Club sponsorship for 2015!

 

benenden_master_logo_RGBbenenden will continue to actively support York’s Olympic legacy by remaining the main sponsor for the City of York Athletic Club for 2015 – helping to secure the financial future of the Club and also allowing the Club to continue its work in schools and the wider community. Benenden, a York-based organisation and one of the UK’s leading mutual healthcare providers, will be main sponsor of the club for 2015 – a partnership which will include supporting the Club’s flagship athletics competition the benenden Summer League.  We are absolutely delighted to continue our partnership with a sponsor that shares our values and proactively contributes so significantly to community sport. We hope you will find time to access their webpages through this link and consider the benefits to you and your family of healthcare protection.

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The final updated results from this weekends Benenden Summer League Summer League 16 Aug results
City of York AC Open Form here: The York Open 2015 entry form THE CITY OF YORK ATHLETIC CLUB OPEN MEETING York University, YO10 5NA. Saturday 5th SEPTEMBER 2015 UKA Rules Apply Field events start at 10.30. Registration from 9.30 onwards Ages as at 31st August 2015 U9/U11 Girls 75m, more...
August 2nd 2015 – Benenden League WEB Any queries please contact us via enquiries.coyac@hotmail.co.uk
Dear all   Please find attached the agenda for next weeks AGM.   I can now confirm that I have booked a room D/056 in Derwent College and it is on the ground floor.  Parking is available at central hall car park just up the road from Derwent College and more...
July 4th – Benenden League – WEB July 19th – Benenden League – WEB Please note these require update for some Shot results on the 4th Any queries please contact: enquiries.coyac@hotmail.co.uk
AGM Notice 2015 Dear all The Annual General Meeting will be held on Friday 7 August, 2015 and will start at 20:00. I can now confirm that I have booked a room D/056 in Derwent College and it is on the ground floor. Parking is available at central hall car more...
Please see attached the York Schools Finals Results held Tuesday 30th June 2015. York Champs Finals results 2015
City of York AC javelin thrower George Davies has been selected to throw for England at this years Commonwealth Youth Games in Samoa. George has been a member of the club since he started age 13 and has improved every year. He is ranked 17 in the World and he more...
Please below the results for the Benenden Summer League from 20th June Track Results Field Results
Below are the North Yorkshire Schools results from Saturday 13th June at York North Yorks T&F Results 2015 v4
Please see below the new training timetable starting at the new track 10th June training nights timetable(2)
Please see below for the 2015 Summer League Timetable Timetable-2015
Entries are now open for the Millennium Bridge races on Wednesday 12 August. 5K races (and 2.5k for younger runners) suitable for all standards. Many of our juniors do very well against the visiting adult runners, and 5K is a good target for parents who would like to start running more...
TRAINING IS NOW AT OUR NEW HOME AT THE UNIVERSITY OF YORK SPORTS CENTRE ON HESLINGTON LANE, YO10 5NA.  PLEASE USE THE UNIVERSITY CAR PARK ON THE RIGHT AS YOU ENTER THE CAMPUS.
A great day for the club’s athletes in the London Marathon. Dennis Speck set a personal best of 2h 35m 16s, finishing in 160th place (that includes the elite runners). Charlotte Mason set a big personal best with 3h 7m 14s, 192nd lady, and 2nd Under 23. In the Mini more...
If you would like any of our new City of York AC clothing please click on the link below to the website where you will be able to order it from. http://coyac.avecsport.com/  
City of York Summer League Form SUMMER-LEAGUE-2015
Please see the attachment for the latest 2015 fixture list 2015 Fixture List
As I am sure all club members are aware, we are moving our hub from Huntington stadium to a brand new, county standard, athletics facility at the University of York in 2015. The planned opening date of this new facility has now been confirmed as 6th June and at that date more...
City of York hurdler Chelsea Walker won on her England under 20’s debut this weekend in Cardiff with a new Personal best in the 400m with a time of 56.26 seconds just missing the meeting record. Well done
Please see below the results from this weekend: England Athletics Age Group National Indoor Championships. February 28th March 1st. E.I.S. Sheffield. Under 15 Girls Sola Sowole 60 metres 8.28 seconds Ellie Sewell Shot 9.58 Metres Under 15 Boys Edward Lake 60 metres 7.78 seconds Under 17 Women Isobel Avey 300 more...
The final club race of the cross country season took place at a muddy Hampstead Heath last Saturday. Josh Dickinson was first home from the under 13 boys section with a fine 7th which was a great run given Josh had been unwell during the week. Toby Antcliff (55th), Herbert more...
City of York AC had 4 athletes competing at the UK Indoor Championships following Richard Buck’s late withdrawal as a precaution due to a niggle. Scott Lincoln followed up his success in Austria with a Silver Medal in the Shot Put with a throw of 17.37m. Scott remains number 1 more...
City of York AC athletes Scott Lincoln and Tom Somers competed for England this weekend at the Vienna Classic.   Scott Lincoln competed in the Shot Putt where he beat competitors from Wales, Hugary and Austria. He won with a new Personal best of 17.79m. Tom Somers competed in his more...
  City of York AC’s juniors had a superb day at the Northern Cross Country Championships last Saturday by winning three team golds with Josh Dickinson also winning the under 13 boys title. First up was the under 13 boys race with Josh Dickinson again prevailing over Leeds’s Tommy Dawson more...
Please see the results below of the City of York Athletes. Some great performances North Indoor Results
North Yorkshire Schools Cross Country results NYXC Results 2015
2015 Membership Form
The club had a good day at Saturday’s Yorkshire cross country championships which were held at Ripon. The club had its only winner in the first race of the day, the under 13 boys race, with Josh Dickinson prevailing by four seconds over his main rival of the winter Leeds’ more...
The New Year Relay saw some very fast times as runners took advantage of the slightly frosted ground and still conditions. Our leading team of Josh Schofield, Oskar Fraser-Krauss and Peter Jarvis produced one of the fastest times in the 24 years of the event. But they could not make up more...
The Friday Under 11 groups will be training at York University Sports Hall (Not the Sports Village site) between 6pm and 7Pm The Monday Under 11 groups have changed nights to a Wednesday and will be training at York University Sports Hall (Not the Sports Village site) between 6pm and more...
Thank you to everyone who attended this years City of York Award Celebrations. Jenny Meadows was our guest presenter who gave an excellent inspiring speech on the evening. The evening was a great success celebrating how great our athletes have done this season whether they won awards or not. Attached more...
SPRINT sensation Tom Somers capped a superb 2014 by winning the British Athletics Supporters Club Young Male Athlete of the Year award. The 17-year-old City of York Athletic Club 200-metre runner received the accolade at the Supporters Club’s annual dinner weekend at Brandon Hall, near Coventry. Somers made great strides more...
Tom Bean broke the club 10k road record in Sunday’s Leeds Abbey Dash with a time of 31.36. Normally you would win the race with a time as fast as that but the Abbey Dash has the strongest field of any 10k in the country so Tom’s time was only more...
The Club Committee met on Friday 15th November to, mainly; discuss the current situation regarding training facilities and the 2015 membership fees. Minutes of the meeting will be posted on the website as soon as they are available. However, there are some key decisions that need to be communicated immediately; more...
Members will be updated following our committee meeting this Friday evening – but the previous post remains accurate, the Club WILL have the use of the existing facilities, five evenings a week, until April 2015.
As many of you will know, the planned move to the new stadium at Huntington has been delayed.  The Club will remain at the Huntington Stadium into the New Year – so it is pretty much ‘as you were’ for the moment with the existing arrangements remaining in place.  There more...
On the weekend of 1st and 2nd of November, Joe Hadfield, Christopher Cook, Graeme Hartley and Lewis Brown from City of York athletics club took part in the Special Olympics National Indoor Athletics Competition which was held at Lee Valley Athletics Centre in London. The 4 boys represented Yorkshire and Humberside with 18 other members. The weekend was a more...
The club had a successful day in last Saturday’s National Cross Country Relays at Mansfield. The main highlight of the day was in the under 17 mens race where the club took bronze medals. Robbie Brown came in 11th on the first leg before Josh Schofield ran a storming 2nd more...
City of York Athletic Club and sponsors benenden health set the ‘beep test challenge’ 2nd October 2014 City of York Athletic Club and its sponsor, benenden health, are throwing down the fitness gauntlet to mark the continuation of their partnership. York Athletic Club  are encouraging people across the UK to more...
2014-15 Endurance Fixture list
16 year old javelin thrower George Davies followed up his silver medal at the English Schools to win the British Schools in Cardiff with a throw of 70.07m which breaks the club record again. George beat the newly crowned British record holder and English Schools winner by over 3m. George more...
2014-Fixtures-latest 2014 Fixtures     June 27-29th UK Senior Championships 29th YDL Upper League Cleethorpes 28/29th English Schools Combined Events Regional, Doncaster July 5th York Benenden Health Summer League York 11/12th English Schools Birmingham 13th Northern League Cleckheaton 19th YDL Lower League Cleckheaton 27th YDL Upper League Cleckheaton 27th – more...

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