We are the oldest established athletics club in Coventry, and cater for all types of athletic events and all age groups. We compete at local, regional and national levels.
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The draw for the one Club entry for next years London Marathon was made in the club house on 27th November. There were 4 names in the draw which was made by John Reed, a parent of one of our young athletes.
The name pulled out was Nick Bennett.
A level 1 photofinish course has been arranged for Saturday January 19th at the clubhouse. If you are interested in broadening your experience, please sign up on the England website. You need to follow the links from the 'Officials' tab.
Further information is available here.
November 10th saw the competition beginning for both the Men's and Women's Teams. The men were at Cheltenham, and were 7th overall:
while the women were at Coventry:
21st October - Well done to Kare Adenegan on being voted as the
Young Sports Personality of the Year at the BBC's Teen Awards event.
Congratulations to the following athletes who have been selected to represent Warwickshire on the 8th September in Nottingham:
The team result of the final Midland league match held at Coventry on 5th August is shown below with Godiva promoted to division 2 as a result:
|1||Coventry Godiva H||374|
|6||Leamington C & AC||223|
|Pos||Team||Aggr pts||League pts|
|2||Coventry Godiva H||1311||17|
|6||Leamington C & A||1040.5||9|
At the Birmingham Grand Prix in Birmingham on 18th August running in the Club Connect relays, teams from Coventry Godiva posted the following results
|Under 13 Girls||5th||54.92|
|Under 15 Girls||4th||51.54|
|Under 20 Women||3rd||51.17|
|Under 13 Boys||1st||50.87|
|Under 15 Boys||1st||45.34|
|Under 17 Men||3rd||45.68|
Congratulations to Kare Adenegan who today set a record time of 16.80seconds in the T34 100m Wheelchair Race at the IAAF Diamond League Anniversary Games.
Congratulations to the following athletes who have been selected to represent West Midlands or Warwickshire schools at the English Schools championships at Birmingham on the 13th and 14th July:-
Kamiya Smith - Junior Girls 75m Hurdles
Tally Smyj James - Junior Girls 1500m
Georgina McCunn - Inter Girls 80m Hurdles
Anna Poole - Inter Girls 80m Hurdles
Carly Bates - Senior Girls 100m Hurdles
Esther Adikpe - Senior Girls 400m
Ellie Minshull - Senior Girls 800m
Stephen Awuah Baffour - Junior Boys 200m
Matthew French - Junior Boys 200m
Jake Minshull - Junior Boys 800m
Congratulations to Kare Adenegan, who won the U17 Wheelchair mini-marathon for the fifth time, part of the London Marathon events on 22 April.
The Trophy is awarded to the best team overall at the Warwickshire Cross-Country Championships. Races are scored using "reverse scoring" which gives 200 points to the winner, 199 for second place etc. The team scores from each of the races are then added up. The results from the event at Warley Woods on 6th January produced the following:
The report of the 2018 AGM is available here
Following the meeting there is still a vacancy for a Minutes Secretary. The Committee would welcome a volunteer to act as minute taker at Committee meetings on the 2nd Thursday each month. Anyone who can help or who wants more details contact Bill Adcocks at firstname.lastname@example.org or on 02476 674665
While the club has times of exclusive use of the track, athletes may want to make use of the facilities at other times. To avoid other other organisations' bookings, check on the University's booking schedule given here
Godiva athletes are advised that, on presentation of a valid membership card, the following discounts are available:
10% discount on purchases.
Canley Road branch
10% discount on purchases.