Provisional Race Dates for 2018 / 2019

Please note that these dates and times are provisional and may change

  • 14th October - Shipley Park 11am
  • 11th November - Chaddesden Park 11.05am
  • 2nd December - Bakewell Showground 11am
  • 20th January - Bramcote Hills, Nr. Ilkeston, NG9 3JT 11am
  • 10th February - Holmebrook Valley Park, Chesterfield 11am


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MAC Social Media Groups

Message from Chairman, Andy Mellor re MAC Social Media Groups


Report Derbyshire/Nottinghamshire XC Champs 2019, Wollaton Pk, Nottingham

Report on Derbshire/Nottinghamshire XC Champs 2019, Wollaton Pk, Nottingham



Northern and English XC Champs 2019

Message from John Thorpe - Last reminder about anyone wanting to enter The Northern x country and National x country on the 26th Jan and 23rd Feb entries need to be done by Sunday 6th January!! You need to be First claim Mac, drop me a message on here or MAC members fb page if interested!! We have more juniors than seniors at the moment!!

Full details regarding the Northern and English XC Championships 2019 can be found here -


Events January/February 2019

Here are some Events for January/February 2019


MAC Christmas Closures, Training and Christmas Runs

Thursday 20th December - MAC Christmas Fancy Dress Pub Crawl Run.  Start 6.30 from Arc Leisure, Matlock.  Route here -

Monday 24th December Christmas Eve - MAC run, walk, cycle round Carsington Water (approx 8.5 miles/14k).  Start 12 noon from Sheepwash Carpark

Wednesday 26th December Boxing Day - MAC Beetroot Run.  Meet at High Peak Junction Carpark at 10.00a.m.  Starts 10.30a.m. Junior GP - U12s to top of Sheep Pasture Incline and back.  U16s full route to Bolehill Trig point and back

Thursday 27th December - Xmas head torch run.  Curry afterwards. Route here -

Monday 31st December - Arc Leisure closed.  No MAC training

Thursday 3rd January 2019 - Training at Arc as normal.

Saturday 5th January 2019 - Derbyshire XC Championships, Wollaton Pk, Nottingham

Also Karl Webster has organised some cross country training sessions for MAC seniors and juniors to help keep off the weight and to get ready for the XC champs!  Each session starts at 10.00a.m. and will last approximately one hour.

Friday 28th December - High Tor Grounds.  Meet at gate on High Tor Road, Starkholmes.  Don't park on High Tor Road though!

Sunday 30th December - Whitworth Park

Wednesday 2nd January - Cavendish Fields




Peak Rail Runner-v-Steam and Ian Milne White Peak Marathon and Swift Half

NEWS! NEWS!  Entry for Matlock Athletic Club's Peak Rail Runner-v-Steam 7 mile Race was live on Friday 7th December and all 250 places were sold before 7.00 a.m. on Saturday 8th December.  Great news and thanks to all who entered and we look forward to a great race!

For those who missed out, what about entering MAC's Ian Milne White Peak Marathon or Swift Half Marathon (the original and best trail marathon and half) which are both taking place on Saturday 18th May 2019.  ENTRIES ARE OPEN NOW!  Would be a good Christmas gift too for those training for halves and marathons in 2019.  We have opened entry early so that runners can enter and get this date in their diary and start 2019 with a great event to look forward to.

Entry information and full details can be found here -


MAC Committee Meeting

There will be a MAC Committee Meeting on Monday 17th December.  If there are any issues you would like the Committee to discuss, please raise with a Committee member.  Thanks.  Andy Mellor, Chairman

Events December 2018/January 2019

Here are a list of some Events for December 2018/January 2019


MAC Reports and Results 05.11.18

Here is the round-up of Reports and Results up to 5th November 2018


Brighton Marathon Entries 2019

Brighton Marathon Entries 2019

Contact Dennis Belbin, Club Secretary if interested here on FB  or by email - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 


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