MAC at the Malta Challenge Marathon

Posted by Mellieha AC 3rd December 2014 0 Comment 2220 views

The presence of our athletes was once again high in another locally held race – the Nestle Fitness 24th Malta Challenge Marathon which span on the whole past weekend of the 28, 29 and 30 November. A number of our athletes opted to run the whole marathon distance over the three days, while others opted […]

Zurrieq Half Marathon and 10km Race

Posted by Mellieha AC 3rd December 2014 0 Comment 1064 views

Once again the sky blue kit of our club was very well represented, both in conduct and  numbers at the double header Żurrieq Half Marathon and 10k races.  24 challenged the distance of 21.1 kilometres while 45 challenged the latter, making up a total of 69. Half Marathon Race Andrew Grech placed third at the […]

Mellieħa A.C. organises the Garmin Qawra Races

Posted by Mellieha AC 4th November 2014 0 Comment 1652 views

For another October Sunday morning, Mellieħa A.C. in collaboration with Garmin (Medcomms Ltd.) organised once again the Garmin Qawra Races on the roads between Qawra and Bugibba, with the finish at the Malta National Aquarium Square. They were races that reflected our club’s mission of inclusivity in sport, as for the first time we introduced […]

A good start to the MAAA Road Running League

Posted by Mellieha AC 20th October 2014 0 Comment 1313 views

  The 2014-15 MAAA Road Running League started on Saturday, 18 October with a 5km race at Siġġiewi. Our club once again fielded a very strong field – 46 males and 5 ladies, making up more than one-third of the 140 athletes at the starting line. 139 athletes continuously followed our own Andrew Grech’s footprints who […]

Mellieħa A.C. athletes awarded in the 2013/14 MAAA Road Running & Cross Country Awards

Posted by Mellieha AC 15th October 2014 0 Comment 1681 views

On Friday, 10th October, MAAA organised its Road Running and Cross Country Awards. After a whole season, where the club fully contributed to the MAAA Road Running League with big numbers, it was now MAAA’s turn to acknowledge our athletes contribution. Andrew Grech, Stephen Borg and Julian Borg finished 2nd, 4th and 8th respectively in […]

MAC Triathlon Participation

Posted by Mellieha AC 13th October 2014 0 Comment 1804 views

Mellieha AC has been affiliated into the Malta Triathlon Federation only since 2012, however the club has lost no time to contribute to the sport, organising an annual duathlon while also having its athletes presented in the field. Mellieha AC athlete Margaret Seguna placed 3rd Overall Female and 1st in her age group Masters A […]

Success at Attard 10k race

Posted by Mellieha AC 23rd September 2014 0 Comment 2478 views

      Once again, the sky blue of Mellieħa A.C. dominated in another local road race, this time at the 10k race organised by Attard Athletics Club and the same town’s Local Council, on a route than spanned from Attard, the outskirts of Mosta, Ta’ Qali and back to Attard.   As expected the […]

Mellieħa A.C. organises its first Gozo training camp

Posted by Mellieha AC 21st September 2014 0 Comment 1235 views

The much-awaited unprecedented Gozo training camp finally took place. Running is seen by many as an individual chore. Runners crave the independence that a long run gives, however at Mellieħa A.C., the togetherness is equally felt. The 30 athletes making part of the training camp all had different ambitions, abilities and backgrounds, but with a common denominator of […]

Head Coach arrives in Malta

Posted by Mellieha AC 10th September 2014 0 Comment 1144 views

Yesterday, Head Coach of Mellieha AC, Has Kesra arrived in Malta from his base in the Netherlands. Not much time was lost as by the evening, he was conducting a training session on the hills of Saqqajja, Rabat. It couldn’t be more apt, being so close to the starting line of the marathon and half-marathon […]

Mellieha AC to organise a Gozo training camp

Posted by Mellieha AC 5th September 2014 0 Comment 1088 views

For most of our club’s athletes summer is a time to take a break from our training schedule and open up for a variety of cross-training sessions, such as cycling and swimming to replace running for at least a couple of days every week. It was only in the latter weeks of August that most shifted their focus […]