A great turnout for the seniors in the Manchester Area Cross Country League

Last Saturday Wirral AC seniors were out in force at the Manchester Area Cross Country League at Heaton Park.  However, we mustn't forget that Alex Poulston also made the trip to do the U13 boys race and came home in 2nd place in his first year in that age group.  Fantastic running! Will Ferguson and Maggie Cooper now ... More

Fantastic Performances at National Young Athletes Road Relays and Merseyside Schools Cross Country League

Our U17 girls A team were a fantastic 6th place in the National Young Athletes Road Relays at Sutton Park on Saturday 7th October. Our U17 men's team also came a credible 19th place.  Full results can be found here https://www.race-results.co.uk/results/2017/. Many of our juniors were out at the Merseyside ... More

A fantastic week on road and beach!!

It's been a fantastic week for the club with both senior and junior out enjoying competing. First, Joe Green writes about the Northern road Relays- The North Of England Young Athletes Road Relay Championships took place last Saturday at Sports City Manchester and our young athletes performed particularly well, ... More

A great day out in Blackpool for team Wirral AC

Last Saturday Wirral AC competed in the North West Relays in Blackpool.  My daughter Ella shares her experiences of the day- Last Saturday I went to the North West Road Relays and now my evil mother wants me to write a review on it so here I go. The journey there seemed to take forever but it would have been ... More

A fantastic close to the track and field season for Wirral AC

The track season may be coming to an end but some fantastic performances by Wirral AC athletes have ensured that we are finishing on a high.  The Northern Track and Field Championships were held on in Leigh on 19th and 20th August.  The highlights of the Wirral performances were as follows- Thomas Eccleson- Gold in ... More

Dates for your diary….

Hello all.  Here are some important announcements you'll have missed if you're not following our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/wirral.ac/ Sarah Kearney would like to let you know that there are a few spaces left in her Mini Olympians Athletics Holiday Club (5y to 11y).  This is a fun introduction to ... More

2017/2018 Road and Cross Country Fixtures

Here's the provisional fixture list kindly provided by Norman Waterson. Road and Cross Country Relays 9TH Sept            Northwest Road Relays              Blackpool 16th Sept            Northern Road Relays                 Sports City 7th Oct    ... More

An fantastic team performance in the final YDL upper league meeting

Our U17 and U20 men's team manager Steve Spence reports- The fourth and final match of the Upper YDL season took place yesterday (Sunday) and came at an inconvenient time for many of our athletes who were away in holiday.  At the beginning of the day we were in first position in the North West One division and needed ... More

Wirral AC YDL lower age group secure promotion to the Premier 1 Division….and Caz Strides down the Clyde!

Pam and Joe Green report on our YDL success... The Wirral AC team in the YDL Lower age-group travelled to Middlesborough on Saturday without 17 of the athletes who have contributed so much to our success this season. Prior to this final match we were coming first with 2 wins and a second place. Harrogate were second and ... More

Medal Haul at the FISEC Games (Italy July 2017)

Well it's been an amazing last week or so for  Wirral AC on track and field.  Our headline event must be the FISEC (International Sports Federation for Catholic School's) Games, held in Italy from 2nd-8th July.  Three of our athletes, Joe Wigfield, Tom Spence and Emma Rowlands took part, Joe travelling as the team ... More