Formed in 1976, Matlock Athletic Club provides competition for runners of all ages and abilities from the recreational runner to the competitive athlete. Based at the Arc Leisure Centre in Matlock with the beautiful Derbyshire scenery on our doorstep, training nights are Mondays at 6.00pm and Thursdays at 6.30pm.
The club has a very active social and racing programme and hosts the popular White Peak Marathon and Swift Half Marathon, two annual fell races, a round of the BDL XC series, the Peak Rail 7, a triathlon and also gives practical support to the Whitworth Thread and a number of other local races.
Enjoy our website and feel free to get in touch.
Please Note - Junior group waiting list is currently full
Our Junior training sessions are currently full to capacity and since our waiting list has become so long we have unfortunately had to suspend till further notice. If you already have a child on the waiting list we will get in touch as soon as a place becomes available, however this is on a one in, one out basis, so please bear with us.
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Black Rocks Fell Race
Don't forget to put Black Rocks FR (9k/250m) in your diary Wednesday 10th July. A great local race organised by MAC. Pre-registration preferred.
Report and Results Roundup to 9th June 2019
Here is the Report and Results up to 9th June 2019
Events June/July 2019
Here are some Events for June/July 2019
Ian Milne White Peak Marathon and Swift Half Report 2019
Here is the report from Race Director, Andy Lessiter -
Update for Ian Milne White Peak Marathon and Swift Half
UPDATE FOR IAN MILNE WHITE PEAK MARATHON AND SWIFT HALF
Message from Andy Lessiter, Race Director. The races are going ahead this Saturday and all is going well with the the pre event planning.
There is a slight diversion to take account of the missing bridge at Longcliffe. (See map below). The latest update on 13th May from Derbyshire County Council, is that the Hopton tunnel will be open on the day of the race. However, we can invoke another slight diversion if for any reason the tunnel isn't open.
Finally, a quick reminder that all volunteers can get a free cob and hot drink from Race HQ either before or during the race.
OS map with the race re-routing highlighted in yellow.
Monday Night Training Schedule for MAC Members May/June 2019
Monday Nights Training Schedule For MAC Members May/June
May 13th Dfs Long Loops
May 20th Sherrif Fields Sprints
May 27th Bank Holiday (no training)
June 3rd High Tor Hills
June 10th County Office Pyramids
June 17th Riber Road Hills
June 24th Hall Leys Park
Events May/June 2019
Here are some Events for May/June 2019 -
Ian Milne White Peak Marathon and Swift Half
Entries for the Ian Milne White Peak Marathon close on 30th April. You can find full details and entry information here -
The Swift Half is full.
A list of entrants will be published on 1st May.
***IMPORTANT NOTICE - SUBS ARE NOW OVERDUE FOR 2019***
Details of how to pay your membership are here -
Please pay promptly - membership ceases if not paid by 30th April and you are not eligible to race in a MAC vest, claim MAC GP points or be eligible to be selected for one of the 15 MAC teams entered this year for the Hairy Helmet Relays!
Please complete the application form via the link in the document above and then make online payment. Note that the bank account details have changed since last year. For security the sort code and account number will be displayed when you submit the form.
Those who sign up and pay before 30th April 2019 will be entered in a prize draw. The draw is to be held on Monday evening of 13th May after training at 7.00pm.
Welfare Officer required
Welfare Officer required!