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Welcome to the Newcastle (Staffs) AC website, the club was founded in 1964 and continues to thrive, providing opportunities for runners and athletes of all ages and levels of ability from across the North Staffordshire area to train and compete in a fun and friendly environment.

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There are many ways of keeping in contact with goings on at the club. We produce a monthly newsletter which emailed to members. As well as our website, we have facebook and twitter pages where you can find all the up to date news from the club. We also have strava group where many of our members share their runs.

Email – secnsac1964@gmail.com

Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/NewcastleStaffsAC

Twitter – https://twitter.com/Newcastle_AC

Strava – https://www.strava.com/clubs/NewcastleAC

Couch 2 5k – Week 1

Great to see our latest groups of C25k runners taking those first strides at Ashfields on Wednesday Evening. Well done to all who took part, the first steps are always the hardest, but you all …

Covid Update – 4/1/21

Following tonights government announcement we will once again be closing the club for a number of weeks as all ‘at’ club activity is suspended during the forthcoming lockdown restrictions. You are permitted to exercise in pairs …

Thank You!

A huge thank you goes out to all our members for your continued support this year despite the huge issues that we have all faced as a society. As far as the club is concerned …

Covid-19 update 31/12/20

Following Staffordshire going into tier 4 restrictions the club will be closed once again to over 18’s. Juniors currently attending will be contacted by Julia regarding the potential resumption of sessions on 5/1/21. For Senior …

C25k – Finishers!

Despite the issues over various lockdowns and more recently the weather we have had more successful new runners completing our Couch 25k Course. Congratulations to all those who have now completed their 5km runs, and …

C25k – 9/12/20

Great to see so many of our C25k runners back last night, special thanks must go out to our Leaders and coaches who have set up multiple sessions to take into account of everyones current …

Latest Race Results

The last few weeks have seen more races implementing Covid Secure measures and going ahead to provide racing opportunities for all. Sunday 4th October – Lake Dorney Marathon Tim Sharman 2:42:53 PB Sunday 11th October …

Results Update

Road Races RunThrough Tatton 10km – 9th August 2020 131st Michael Rogalski 47.47 RunThrough Tatton 10km – 13th September 2020 146th Jade Watson 45:05 286th Will Chung 50:49 354th Alex Shingler 53:12 641st Chris Roberts …

NSRRA – Virtual Races

RACE DATE LINKS virtual Dave Clark 5k August13th-15th AV TimingsBookItZone virtual Stone 5 August19th-23rd AV TimingsBookItZone virtual South Cheshire 10k August 28th-31st AV Timings virtual Clayton 10k September1st-5th AV Timings virtual South Cheshire 20 September5th-8th AV …

C25k Week 2

Congratulations to all our runners on completing tonights session on the Couch 2 5k course this evening, the damp conditions certainly didn’t dampen everybody’s enthusiasm 👏👏👏 Well done on another great session – see you …

C25K – 1/7/2020

Great to see our next groups of C25k runners taking those first strides at Ashfields on Wednesday Evening. Well done to all who took part and to all our Run Leaders and Coaches for making …

Club Update – 10/6/2020

Thank you to those members who gave feedback to the Management Committee about returning to the club for training. Following the Virtual Committee Meeting last night, the committee is trialling a Junior coached training session …

Christmas Prize Draw 2018

This years Christmas Prize Draw – Fantastic prizes including: Sub 4 – Level 2 Assessment & Pair of Bespoke Orthotics (worth £180) Sub 4 Podiatry Appointment Coles Injury and Rehab Clinic Gift Voucher £15 £50 …

Couch to 5k

This year’s beginners couch to 5k has proved to be bigger and more successful than we ever could have imagined.  On the first night when over 170 runners turned up on a cold January Wednesday …

Francis Hamlett

It is with deep regret we have to report that Francis Hamlett passed away on Sunday morning. Frank hadn’t been a member at the club for too long but had made a big and extremely …

Elsie Ashley OBE JP

The club are extremely saddened to learn of the recent death of Newcastle (Staffs) AC stalwart Alderman Elsie Ashley OBE JP on the 30th October 2017. The club would like to take this opportunity to …

Thunder Run 2016

We had 5 Teams at this years Conti Thunder Run, a 24 Hour continuous Off Road Relay for teams of 8, 5, 2 or (for the really crazy) solo! Teams start to arrive from 8am …

Peter Goodfellow

It is with regret that we report that Peter Goodfellow, one of our Life Members, sadly passed away on Sunday 24th April. Pete was an England Cross Country International Athlete and joined the club following the demise of North …

KMF Newcastle 10k

There was another great turn out for KMF Newcastle 10k on Sunday, with 451 runners starting and completing the race, including at least 45 Newcastle runners. The conditions were pretty much perfect , light winds, …

Knighton 20

This was the first running of the Knighton 20, replacing the previous Stafford 20. The course was three laps round fairly quiet country roads, there was reasonable amount of climbing but mostly easy angled, so …

Races Reports for Sunday

A number of Newcastle athletes competed this Sunday (14th). Rachel Degg, Steve Bailey and Graham Fletcher made the longest journey, competing in the Barcelona Half Marathon. Bridget and Belinda Riley, Charles Larsson and Tracey Bagguley …

Alsager 5

It was a dry but breezy morning in Alsager for the annual five mile race. Forty one Newcastle runners turned out for what is probably the strongest local race of the year and the race …

Park Hall XC Nov 14th

As I got into Michelle’s car, for a lift to Park Hall, I realised why I didn’t stay team manager for long. I simply did not match Michelle’s meticulous preparations. As an example there was …

European Champion

Lucy Matthews took Gold at last weekends European Canicross Championships held at Blairgowrie, Scotland. The event consisted of two races over the weekend with an individual start 3km on the Saturday and a mass start …

George Davenport

It is with deepest regret that we publish some very sad news. George Davenport, a club member for over 35 years, and one of our Life Members, sadly passed away on Wednesday 13th May. George was a prominent …

2015 membership fee’s

Please click below to download membership form Newcastle Membership Form Feb 2015 Senior £37 + £12 England Athletic membership = £49 Junior/Student £22 + £12 England Athletic membership = £34 Junior under 11 = £22 Associate member …

Yoga for Runners

Yoga helps with your breathing, improves your flexibility, strengthens muscles and improves posture, joint movement and blood flow. All of this will improve your running speed and fitness levels!!! The next course starts Tuesday 19th …

Christmas Meal

This year’s Christmas meal will be on Thursday 12th December at Newcastle Golf Club. It will consist of a meal with entertainment from a local singer For those interested, the cost is £20 each to …

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