British Athletics announced the teams for the World Cross Country Championships to be held in Kampala, Uganda on Sunday 26th March.
Amelia has been selected alongside Phoebe Barker, Gillian Black, Cari Hughes, Anna MacFadyen, Victoria Weir to represent Great Britain in the U20 Womens team.
An absolutely super day at Burgess Hill with Team Berkshire dominating many of the results. With 11 Bracknell athletes in the team it was a delight to see so many excellent performances.
Congrats to James Southard, Joel Cable, Luke Turner, Ben Britton, Yasmin Grosvenor, Natasha Bennett, Abbie Sillett, Chante Williams, Lucy James, Lucy... more
11 Bracknell athletes have been selected to represent Team Berkshire at the Sportshall South Regional Finals.
Congratulations to the following athletes selected to represent Team Berkshire Sportshall at the South Regional Final competition on Saturday 4th March 2017 at the Triangle Centre, Burgess Hill. Well done, you should all be very... more
What a fantastic sense of team today at Windsor - the weather was foul outside but we merrily got roasted inside. With over 300 hundred athletes competing, the venue was heaving and the noise levels high.
Bracknell athletes were keen to do well in this final match of three and obviously sheer determination, talent and training paid... more
A superb set of results from a very talented set of athletes. Well done to all our athletes in a demanding competition, they all put out some sterling performances with lost of PB's.
The U13 girls came third in the team competition and had 3 in the top 5 including the overall winner Lauren Watkins with Lucy Griffth 2nd and Lucy James 5th... more
John Nike past president of Bracknell AC and one of our current Vice-Presidents passed away on Christmas Day at Royal Berkshire Hospital. John had many roles in the club, volunteer, Coach, Team Manager, President and Vice-President. He regularly made donations to the club and was a key founder in 1985 when the all weather track was laid. Our... more
Ben Russell came third Senior Man in the South of England Combined Events Championships at Lee Valley over the weekend, lying 8th ovenight he saw off strong competition to climb up the leaderboard 0pn the second day. Brother Sam also competed and finished his first U20 competition.
Running for the Great Britian U20 womens team on Sunday 11th Dec Amelia Quirk came 9th overall in the European Crioss Country Championships. She was second scorer for the team, beating two of the girls she beat in the trial race, helping the team win the team competition.
Another excellent set of performances from the Bracknell athletes. The U15 girls blue team continue to dominate the league with the U15 boys blue team also holding the top spot. The U13 girls blue team have just been pipped to first place and I know will be fighting to regain the league championships. The U13 boys are currently in third spot.... more
Amelia was first Under 17 Woman in the UK Cross Country Challenge in Liverpool on Saturday 26 November, and 5th overall in the U20/U17 combined race. Amelia is now off to Italy next month for the European Cross-Country Championships.