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Commonwealth Medal for Nat Sunday 25 September 2011

Nat Lane on right

Cardiff's Nat Lane (pictured, right, on the victory podium) took third place and the bronze medal in the inaugural Commonwealth Trail Running Championship held in Anglesey today, 25th September. Held over a multi terrain course of some 55k, including a stretch along the beach, to come third in a field of approximately 100 runners from the Commonwealth is a fine achievement for Nat who was representing Wales. Former Cardiff stalwart Richie Gardiner, who is enjoying a spell of excellent form, went two better to take the gold medal with Andrew Davies second. Congratulations to both Nat and Richie.

Presentation Evening Sunday 11 September 2011

Presentation Evening 2011

PHOTOS NOW IN THE GALLERY The 2011 annual Presentation of Awards was held this evening, 11th September, and numerous club athletes received their awards from Great Britain international athlete Joe Thomas and Welsh Athletics President John Penny. Amongst the most popular awards are those voted by the athletes themselves and the recipients who were present are pictured. From left to right are Tom Trottman, Jamie Leigh Bowen, Olivia Evans, Amber Harding, Lara Durrani and Jamaul Whyte.

Commonwealth Youth Games Friday 2 September 2011

Commonwealth Youth Games

The Commonwealth Youth Games will take place in the Isle of Man, beginning next week. A multi sports festival, the athletics events will be held from 9th to 11th September. Three Cardiff AAC athletes have been selected for the Welsh team; Ffion Bodilly in the high jump, Elliot Slade in the 800m and Matthew Field in the discus and shot put. This will be a final opportunity for these athletes to produce good end of season performances and we wish them all the best of luck.

Congratulations Dai Thursday 1 September 2011

Dai Greene

The Great Britain team needed Wales to produce its first gold medal at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu today. Swansea's Dai Greene ran a beautifully controlled but determined race to win the 400m hurdles in style. All Wales can be proud of Dai. Congratulations also to his coach, former Welsh national coach Malcolm Arnold.