MAC Nursery competes at MAAA Cross Country meeting

Posted by Mellieha AC 6th February 2016 0 Comment 950 views

Last Sunday was a day to remember with big smiles all around for the youngest members of the MAC family. Athletes from the club nursery competed in the fifth and final MAAA cross country meeting of the season, which was held at Marsa sports grounds. Mellieha AC was well represented with Daniel Borg Ferrando and […]

MAAA Road Running League 2015-6 Ta Qali

Posted by Mellieha AC 27th January 2016 0 Comment 1095 views

The MAAA road running league rolled on with the second 10k on the season’s calendar and yet another rewarding Sunday for Mellieha AC athletes.  In the men’s race Andrew Grech completed the course in 32:29 securing second place. Andrew`s performance was mirrored in the female category by Rita Galea who managed to snatch the second […]

Annual Christmas Dinner

Posted by Mellieha AC 14th January 2016 0 Comment 884 views

The end of 2015 was marked by the annual Mellieha Athletics Club Christmas Dinner.  For once running shoes and track suits were not part of the attire and athletes, their families and committee members spent a pleasant evening in each others company. This year Club Head Coach Has Kesra was also present at the event. […]

Rita Galea first at the Mdina 2 Spinola Race

Posted by Mellieha AC 5th January 2016 0 Comment 1284 views

A small but determined contingent of Mellieha AC athletes celebrated the Christmas season in style by participating in the traditional end of year running extravaganza which is the Mdina to Spinola race. However it wasn’t only about being merry and celebrating the festive season. Mellieha’s athletes honoured the event by putting in their best performances. […]

Ending 2015 with the BSJ 10K

Posted by Mellieha AC 17th December 2015 0 Comment 1377 views

Mellieha Athletics Club athletes dominated the 2015 edition of the Fleur-de-Lys races with over 100 members contesting the last 10K and 5K races for 2015.  The fervour was palpable throughout the whole group and the excitement was amplified with the presence of Has Kesra the club Head Coach.   The end of 2015 for Mellieha […]

A Great Challenge for Mellieha AC

Posted by Mellieha AC 26th November 2015 0 Comment 1170 views

The 25th edition of the Nestle Fitness Malta International Challenge Marathon proved to be a weekend of sweat, smiles and great results for Mellieha AC`s athletes. The club fielded a large contingent of 50 athletes. These included 14 athletes who individually completed all three stages of the gruelling event, as well as 36 athletes who […]

Mellieha A.C. – 2014/2015 Annual General Meeting

Posted by Mellieha AC 11th September 2015 0 Comment 896 views

Mellieha A.C. – 2014/2015 Annual General Meeting New Committee for 2015-2017   ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Mellieha A.C. organised its Annual General Meeting for the season 2014/15 at Canifor Hotel, Qawra on 21 August 2015. The below is a summary of the main points discussed. President speech Ivan Cassar gave his first speech as a club […]

Andrew Grech at the 1st European Games held in Baku

Posted by Mellieha AC 26th June 2015 0 Comment 996 views

The fairy-tale of our own Andrew Grech, added another chapter, and like most fairy-tales, it was written far away from home, away from the comfort zone, in Baku, Azerbaijan during the 2015 European Games. After dominating the local running scene, with victory over victory, Andrew was awarded the privilege to represent Malta in the European […]

Posted by Mellieha AC 9th May 2015 0 Comment 1043 views

On 3rd May, Mellieħa A.C. once again organised its flagship event – the Mellieha Races. This time it was bigger than ever, as for the first time a 5km road race was introduced alongside the 10km road race and walkathon. A 2km road race was once again organised for kids and a 1km Fun Run […]

From MAC Nursery to the Streets

Posted by Mellieha AC 12th March 2015 0 Comment 1288 views

“I had my stomach in knots.”  That’s how one MAC first-timer described herself at the starting line on 22 February.  Another said, “My build-up started about a week before and even had some sleepless nights.”  21 kilometres were ahead, and they rarely or never covered such a distance in their training.  Their dream was so […]