The bear – MARCH 2007
1 INTER COUNTIES CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS
U13 Girls 19th U15 Girls 17th U17 Women 6th
U20 Women 11th Senior Women 18th
U13 Boys 12th U15 Boys 18th U17 Men 6th
U20 Men 13th Senior Men 15th
to Olivia Kenney (U20W, RSCAC) and Lee Carey (U20M, Nuneaton
Harriers) on their selections for the “Worlds” in
Did you leave a weatherproof top behind? If so, contact Ray.Morgan1@Btinternet.com
3 CLUB DEVELOPMENT
The West Midlands Region has up to £2,000 per club in
grants to improve participation or improve performance. The process for
claiming is VERY simple. Please come along to the next Development Forum with
one specific idea for your Club and details on how that idea can be funded. Next Greater Warwickshire Forum is
on 16th May at 7.00 at
Next Birmingham Forum will be scheduled soon.
4 SOME DATES TO NOTE
Saturday 11th March. Inter Counties Race
Walking Championships at
Saturday 24th March
Sunday 25th March Spring Warm up meeting
(an opportunity to try the new track and new stadium
Thursday 26th April 10k open track race at Saffron Lane 7.30. Entry fee £4 on the night
(another opportunity to try the new track and new
stadium before the
Sunday 29th April Stratford Half Marathon including the Warwickshire Championships.
Monday 7th May Bank Holiday 5
Wednesday 27th June Midsummer 5 including the Warwickshire Championships
Friday 31st August Autumnal 5
Sunday 10th June Two Castles 10k from
Inter Counties Fell Running Championships is to be
held in conjunction with the Crowden Horseshoe Race
near Glossop in Derbyshire. The race is over 8 miles
and the closing date is
5 MAKING THE MOST OF YOUR COUNTY
Is your Club taking advantage of the County Website and the Bear for your promotions?
6 TECHNICAL OFFICIALS
Significant changes to the governance of Officials are being planned.
More details in the next Bear.
7 2008 CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS
Following an appeal by MCAA,
8 WCAA TROPHIES
As previously reported in the Bear, the
Would your Club like to dedicate one of the new trophies after a Member who has made a significant contribution to Club and/or County?
If you can help with either of these issues then please let the chairman know at Ray.Morgan1@Btinternet.com or call the Secretary on 01788 811871
9 WCAA GENERAL MEETING
At Royal Sutton Coldfield AC Clubhouse
On Wednesday 28th
AGENDA FOR GENERAL MEETING
1 Apologies for absence
2 Confirmation of minutes of last meeting (the 2006 AGM) and matters arising.
3 The four Management Groups
i. Treasurer’s Report
ii. Officers reports (President, Chairman, Secretary)
v. ‘the Bear’
5 Matters outside Warwickshire County A A of concern to the County (England Athletics, West Midlands Region)
6 Any other business
7 Date of the Next Meeting (26th September 2007)