John James Bio

70 year old John James of Severn Athletic Club has amassed an impressive competitive record in athletics. Schooled at Central when renowned athletic enthusiast Austin Hill promoted weekly Saturday morning inter-school matches, James was his school 880 yard champion in 2 minutes 7 seconds and had a personal best of 53 seconds for 440 yards. … Continue reading John James Bio

AGM Report

Severn Athletic Club had another satisfactory year of growth & success in 2019. In the Birmingham Cross-Country League the mens team just missed out on promotion and in the Gloucestershire Cross-Country League the ladies team managed to compete in all four races for the first time since 2008. Standout individual performer Alex Rawlings(JM17), winning silver … Continue reading AGM Report

Weekly news 22/03

James Rose & Chris Brown Severn Athletic Club’s long distance runners were out in full force at the Gloucester 20. All the runners had entered soon to be marathons and following their cancellations put in superb performances smashing PB's or making great 20 mile race debuts. Leading the Severn runners home, club captain James Rose with … Continue reading Weekly news 22/03

Weekly news 15/03

Severn Athletic Club’s Will Richmond secured a podium placing when finishing third in the Forest 5 Mile Multi-Terrain Race at Mallards Pike in the Forest of Dean. The race was won by Adam Hawkett in 31:41. 172 ran. Forest 5 M/T: 3 Will Richmond 32:55. 172 ran. Berkeley 20 MILES: 31 Andrew BRIGHT 02:18:08(PB) & 50 Imran … Continue reading Weekly news 15/03

Weekly news 08/03

Severn Athletic Club's Alex Rawlings (JM15-17) is ending his best cross-country season with national class performances. After a silver in the Midland Championships and a bronze in the South West Schools Championship, he placed 19th in the National Inter Counties Cross-Country Championships at Loughborough. All the national best under 17 runners competed over a muddy 6K course. "I had a … Continue reading Weekly news 08/03

Weekly news 23/02

Tracey, Katie, Sandra and Meg Recent recruit Katie Davenport has established herself as Severn Athletic Club's leading lady runner in the clubs's developing ladies team. Her most recent achievements being in the Gloucestershire Cross-Country League at Cheltenham and the prestigious Bourton 10K in which she achieved a new PB. Gloucestershire CC League 3rd race at Pitville … Continue reading Weekly news 23/02

Weekly news 16/02

Alex Rawlings Severn Athletic Club's 16 year old star Alex Rawlings added another area cross-country medal to the silver he won three weeks ago when representing Severn AC in the Midland Cross-Country Championships. Representing Gloucestershire in the South West Senior Schools County Championships in Bournemouth, he won bronze in the senior boys 6KM race. It was almost a … Continue reading Weekly news 16/02