Vet's Mile 2014 --> Result




The top three, pictured (L to R) above, Kevin Deakes (3rd) & Mike Garrett (1st) with Nigel Armstrong (2nd).
Photo by Carolyn Magee.

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Isle of Man Marathon: Margy and Juan have retired after many years of putting the signs up around the course. The club sends many thanks for their kind help, and are now looking for volunteers to replace them. If you are able to help in this respect please contact the club by e-mail at  iomvaclub@yahoo.co.uk


We urgently need more marshals to help on 10th August, if you can assist us please call on 623955 (evenings) or e-mail motters@manx.net
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IOMVAC Fell Running League Championship (after 8 races) --> Here

Road Running Shield, so far (8th July) --> Here

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Isle of Man Marathon & Half Marathon

Sunday 10th August 2014  --> Website 

** Please see latest News -> here <-

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Ramsey Bakery End to End Walk

      Sunday 21st September 2014    

--> E2E Walk Website <--

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Spring Handicap 10km Road Run & 5k Race Walk at the NSC, Thursday 20th March

RESULTS     --> Run <--    &    --> Walk <--

Photos by Murray Lambden --> Here

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At the IOMVAC Dinner & Trophy Presentation held on 29 November 2013 Margy Killey made a presentation, on behalf of the club, to Colin Watterson who was celebrating 32 years as Club Chairman. Margy’s speech --> Here

Colin is photographed with his gifts - a barometer, clock and champagne:-

 

At the AGM in January, Colin was persuaded to continue as Chairman for a further year. We are all indebted to Colin. His enthusiasm, knowledge and experience of athletics makes him a treasure, not only to our club but to the whole sporting community on the island.     

 The AGM proposed Minutes --> Here     Colin’s report for 2013 --> Here 


Leinster Management Ltd. Open 20Mile Race  --> RESULTS

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On Sunday 2nd March 2014 the Isle of Man Veteran Athletes'Club held their 20 mile road race at the NSC

roadway. The race began in ideal weather conditions, with 15 runners on the start line.
This race provides the opportunity for runners to check their preparations for the London Marathon.

The IOMVAC would like to thank
 The lapcounters-Sue Ackroyd,Mo Kelly,Jill Wild, and Terry Bates.
        Marshals-Brian Kelly-Dave Laurie-Arnie Jacobs-Geof Hall and Les Brown.
        Water station Enid Watson.
        Refreshments Brenda Charlton
        Adjudicator Chris Quine
        Time keeper Judy Morrey
and Manx Harriers for the use of their club house.

**** TARGETS AND TROPHIES FOR 2014  ****

The weather may not be very encouraging at the moment, but we have several trophies for our members to aim for. Below is a list of the 2013 trophy winners – why not make it your aim to be on the 2014 list!

Trophy winners (2013) --> Here <--          We have a fantastic bargain to get you started:- 

All members who have paid their membership fees by the end of February 2014 will get 

FREE entry to the Spring and Autumn Handicap races in 2014!! 

So come on, dust off those trainers – perhaps run to the Post Office to post off your Membership form & cheque!

Membership Application / Renewal 2014 --> Form <--


Club competitions & trophies 2014 --> Here <--

 

 Information and dates regarding all our various events:-

All our events are listed under the Club Events Tab

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The IOMVAC Committee have organised discounted massages for our members with Steve Brearley. Injury consultations: members to pay £10 (normal cost £18). Half-hour sports massages: members to pay £15 (normal cost £25). Steve is based at Living Well at the Hilton, Douglas. Contact him on 453072.