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WAC News Spring 2017
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Kingswell-Farr family awarded The Jean Frost Trophy at XC awards evening – 25 March 2017
Click here for the Ian Kennedy’s report from Ferndown

Track & Field Fixtures
Click here for 2017 season fixture list

Emily gets England call-up as Dorset girls retain trophy – 18 March 2017
Click here for the Ian Kennedy’s report from Norwich

WACers on XC County duty – 11 March 2017
Click here for the Ian Kennedy’s report from Loughborough

WACers in the medals – 4 March 2017
Click here for the Ian Kennedy’s report from Reading

Wimborne 20 5 March 2017 Final Results
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Club Championship 2017 – Best Improver as at 28 February
Click here for the latest ‘Best Improver’ tables

Top 10 finish for Grace at the ‘Nationals’ – 25 February 2017
Click here for the Grace Copeland’s report from Nottingham

Piers is British Athletics men’s 1500m finalist – 12 February 2017
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report on Piers Copeland’s indoor season

Hampshire League XC at Havant – 11 February 2017
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from Stauton Country Park

The cross-country path to the English Schools
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from King’s Park and Truro

Emily on the podium at Parliament Hill – 28 January 2017
Click here for the Jessica Eve Kennedy’s report from the South of England XC Champs

Sportshall season round up – 28 January 2017
Click here for Paula Hine’s report

Dorset gold at SW XC Champs – 8 January 2017
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from Exeter

Wessex League and County Champs XC in the sunshine – 11 December 2016
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from Bryanston School

Club Championship 2016 – Best Improver as at 5 December
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Girl power at Popham – 3 December 2016
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from the Hampshire XC at Popham Airfield

WAC Presentation Evening – 26 November 2016
Click here for Peter Impett’s press release

Club Championship 2016 – Final positions for 2016
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WAC athlete awarded coach of the year – 23 November 2016
Click here for Peter Impett’s press release

WAC hosts Annual Wimborne 10 Road Race – 20 November 2016
Click here for Jessica Kennedy’s report on the Wimborne 10

Wimborne 10 Final Results
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Hat-trick of winners in the Wessex XC – 19 November 2016
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from Yeovil

Solemn day at Hampshire cross-country – 12 November 2016
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from Kings Park

Cross-country in the sunshine – 6 November 2016
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from Avon Heath Country Park

Sportshall Athletics 2nd meeting – 29 October 2016
Click here for Paula Hine’s report

Cross-country debut success for Emily – 15 October 2016
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from Farley Mount

WAC News (updated) - Autumn 2016
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Cross-country here we come – 9 October 2016
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from Canford Heath

Sportshall gets off to a promising start – 1 October 2016
Click here for Paula Hine’s report

WAC record breakers at Black Hill – 25 September 2016
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from Bere Regis

WAC finishes overall third in SWAL – 4 September 2016
Click here for Peter Impett’s report from Exeter

Silver for Dave Pearson at the British Masters – 30 & 31 July 2016
Click here for Peter Impett’s report from Birmingham

Medals for WAC at the English Schools Championships – 8 & 9 July 2016
Click here for Peter Impett’s report from Gateshead

Medals for WAC at the English Schools Championships – 8 & 9 July 2016

Click here for Peter Impett’s report from Gateshead

WAC youngsters shine at Wessex Young Athletes League – 17 July 2016
Click here for Peter Impett’s report from Ashdown plus the final league tables

WAC cling on to 3rd place after third SWAL match – 3 July 2016
Click here for Peter Impett’s report from Yeovil

Road Runner’s bleep test – 30 June 2016
Click here for Steve Wyatt’s report

WAC in strong position after second SWAL match – 5 June 2016
Click here for Peter Impett’s report from Yeovil

Medals galore at the county champs – 14/15 May 2016
Click here for Peter Impett’s report from King’s Park

Hitting the ground running…and jumping and throwing – 8 May 2016

Click here for Peter Impett’s report from Exeter

 

The Jurassic Coast Challenge – 18 to 20 March 2016
Click here for Andy Olden’s report

WAC News - Spring 2016
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A great campaign – XC awards – 20 March 2016
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from Bere Regis

Trading red vests for green ones! – 12 March 2016
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from the Inter-Counties XC Champs

Inaugural Wimborne 20 gets off to a successful start – 6 March 2016
Click here for Jessica Kennedy’s report on the Wimborne 20

WACers deliver as Dorset Girls win Sidney Rose Trophy – 5 March 2016
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from the English Schools XC Champs

W20 6 March 2016
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More than a stroll in the park - 28 Feb 2016
Click here for Steve Guy’s report on the Hameldown Hammer Half Marathon from Dartmoor National Park

Community recognition for Richard Nunn
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Dib! Dib! Dib! HXC at Dibden Inclosure – 13 February 2016
Click here for the Charlie Davies’ report from the final XC league of the season

Piers races to victory on England debut – 7 February 2016
Click here for the Ian Kennedy’s report from the National Indoor Athletics Centre, Cardiff

Heroic WACers brave elements on great day for Dorset – 6 February 2016
Click here for the Ian Kennedy’s report from the South West Schools XC Champs

WAC’s Parliament Hill podium and other heroics! – 30 January 2016
Click here for Jessica Eve Kennedy’s report from the South of England XC Champs

Sportshall County Championships – 23 January 2016
Click here for the Paula Hine’s report from Canford School

WACers at Prospect Park, Reading – 16 January 2016
Click here for the Ian Kennedy’s report from Hampshire league Cross-Country

WACers win Dorset vests – 14 January 2016
Click here for the Ian Kennedy’s report from Dorset Schools Cross-Country Championships

Ben is triple SW England Champion as Caitlyn and Charlotte leap to victory – 9 January 2016
Click here for the Ian Kennedy’s report from the National Indoor Athletics Centre, Cardiff

Holly and our U15 girls are SW England XC Champions – 20 December 2015
Click here for the Ian Kennedy’s report from Bicton, Devon

Two County Champions on big day for Wimborne – 13 December 2015
Click here for the Ian Kennedy’s report from Wessex/County XC Championships at Canford

Wimborne AC are winners of the County Sportshall League – 12 December 2015
Click here for Paula Hine’s report

Coastal Trail Series half marathon – 5 December 2015
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t

Abbie and Grace star at King’s Park – 5 December 2015
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from the Hampshire League Cross-Country

Club Championship 2015 - Final Positions for 2015
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standings and best improver tables

WAC ladies retain Div 1 status – 22 November 2015
Click here for Steve Wyatt’s report from Kings Park

Sarah Orr leads WAC women home for individual and team wins – 22 November 2015
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from Wessex XC at Yeovil

Another thrilling afternoon at the Sportshall – 21 November 2015
Click here for Paula Hine’s report

Wimborne 10 2015 Final Results
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Wimborne 10, another successful day in the racing calendar – 15 November 2015
Click here for Steve Wyatt’s report from Pamphill

It’s muddy, wet and windy, it’s Hampshire XC – 7 November 2015
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from Popham

Maintaining the tempo at Wessex XC League – 1 November 2015
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from Avon Heath

Flying start in the Wessex League – 25 October 2015
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from Canford Heath

Wimborne AC News – Autumn 2015
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I did it! … Junior Great South Run – 24 October 2015
Click here for Josh Jack’s report from Southsea

Hampshire League XC starts here – 10 Oct 2015
Click here for Charlie Davies’ report from Farley Mount

Charlotte does Dean Macey's summer camp
Click here for Charlotte’s report

Sportshall gets off to a cracking start
Click here for Paula Hine’s report

Great day at the South of England Road Relays – 19 September 2015
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from Rushmore Arena

Mission accomplished – WAC retain top flight status – 6 September 2015
Click here for Peter Impett’s report from the SWL at Exeter

Summer Time Trial  – 3 September 2015
Click here for Kim Jolliffe's report

WAC's big summer party – 8 August 2015
Click here for Ian Kennedy's report and photo gallery (pdf)

Under-11s out in force at Ashdown – 31 July 2015
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from Poole

Callum is Dorset’s 10000m Champion – 31 July 2015
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from Ashdown

Road Runner’s bleep test – 30 July 2015
Click here for Steve Wyatt’s report

South West League Match 2 – 31 May 2015
Click here for Peter Impett’s report from Exeter.

Plenty of clang! – 23/24 May 2015
Click here for Peter Impett’s report from the County Champs.

SWL Division 1 Exeter - 10 May 2015
Click here for Peter Impett's report from the first match of the season.

A packed weekend programme – 25/26 April 2015
Click here for Peter Impett’s report of Bracknell, London, IoW and Millfield.

A (Tower) Bridge Too Far?
Click here for Steve and Deborah Wyatt's report from the London Marathon 26 April 2015

XC awards get messy and competitive! – 30 March 2015
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from Camouflage paintball.

Andy wins as Pete hits his century – 15 March 2015
Click here for Andy Horsley’s report from Larmer Tree Marathon.

A Half just for fun … and because you can' – 15 March 2015
Click here for Rachel Gladdis' report from Weymouth Half Marathon.

Rich wins Vets, Wendy wins bragging rights – 1 March 2015
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from the Bournemouth 10.

National Cross-Country Champ's, Parliament Hill, London - Mud, mud, glorious mud  – 21 February 2015
Click Here for Charlie Davies report.

XC XL at Yeovil Country Park – 23 November 2014
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from the Wessex League.

The Wimborne Way – with Tom Bourne & Grace Copeland
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Drama at the Southern Road Relays – 19 September 2014
Click here for Ian Kennedy’s report from Rushmore Arena.

Wimborne go up as Champions
Click here for Peter Impett's report on the SWL at Yeovil.

A WAC Clydesider’s Story
Click here for Dave Wild’s report as a volunteer at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

The Wimborne Way – with Tom Bourne & Grace Copeland
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At the Schools - May 2014
Click here for Peter Impett's report from the County and Regional Schools events.

Roadrunners Celebrate – Awards Night – 14 December 2013
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Track & Field Awards Night – 6 December 2013
Click here for report of our trophy winners.

Nick Hunt wins English Schools Combined Events – 21/22 September 2013
Click here for Steve Snook’s report from Birmingham.

Jack Snook sets new club pole vault record – 17 August 2013
Click here for a proud dad’s report.

XC Awards Night – 28 April 2013
  
Click here for Georgia Dudman’s report.

London Mini-Marathon – 21 April 2013
Click here for Lisa Sotheran’s report.

Wimborne has TWO British Masters’ Pole Vault Champions!
   Click here for Trudi Carter’s report.

Track & Field Awards Night – 7 December 2012
   
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here for Peter Impett’s report.

South West League Div 2 Champions
   
Peter Impett reports from Yeovil, 2 September 2012 - click here
   
Click here for photos and slideshow

A WAC Games Maker’s Story
   
Click here for Dave Wild’s report on Olympic 2012 duty at Weymouth.

Move over Jess (just a little bit)
   
WAC’s multi-eventers, Matt Curtis and Paul Flavell, shine  - click Here for Peter Impett’s report.

Night out at the ‘Field of Dreams’ – Olympic Stadium – 4 August 2012
   
Phil Whitehurst report from the greatest night for British athletics ever! Click
here.

Olympic Torch comes to Wimborne – 14 July 2012
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WACers carry the Olympic Flame – 12/13 July 2012
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Remembering Dorset’s First Olympic Hero
   
The Charles Bennett Olympic Mile – 22 July 2012. Click here.

Meet Wimborne AC’s Olympic Torchbearers
   
Follow the Olympic flame through Dorset on 12/13 July. Click here for story.

2011/2012 – A Cross Country Season to Remember
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here

A Winter’s Tale – A round up of the indoor season
    Click here for indoor athletics review 2011/2012.

Track & Field returns  – Bournemouth Open, 1 April 2012
   
Click here for photo gallery of WAC athletes in action at Kings Park.

WAC does Sport Relief  – 24 March 2012
   
Fun in the sunshine at QE, click here for report.

Wimborne AC Awards Night  – 12 November 2011
    Click here for Peter Impett’s report.

WAC hit WSEH at Speed! – 5 February 2011
   
Click here for Trudi Carters report.

WAC Awards Night – 12 November 2010
  
 Click here for Peter Impett's report

Chairman’s Report 2010 – Look to the future
   
Click here for Peter Impett's report

Be of Good Report
   
Click here for chairman's report for 2009

WAC Awards Night – 27 November 2009
   
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Chairman’s Report 2008 – ‘People Make Clubs’
   
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Yeovil Winter Track Open  -  20th November 2008
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Wimborne AC – Awards Night 29 November 2008
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Services to Athletics - Recognition for Richard Nunn - England Athletics South West Region Club Awards 2008
   
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WACers play a part in Olympic handover
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