David Smith Jumping Through Covid

David Smith Jumping Through Covid
Commonwealth Games Gold Coast 2018 (C) Bobby Gavin

International high jumper David Smith talks here about staying sharp and motivated during a demanding year, and shares candid responses along with insightful hints and tips. David joined Giffnock North as an U11, where his natural bounciness led one coach to…

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Croy Thomson’s A to Z of Handy Hints for Athletes of Many Ages

Written originally with junior endurance athletes in mind, and including contributions from fellow coaches and young athletes, the alphabet has something for everyone. Enjoy! EXCITING NEW FEATURE! Yes, the much-anticipated A to Z of Handy Hints to Help You Get Through…

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2020 National Title Winners

2020 ? The season that never was ! Even though the athletics calendar was cut short in March due to the pandemic, 10 Giffnock North athletes still manged to claim 14 National titles.Congratulations to the following athletes who will receive Certificates…

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Festival of Running 2021 Cancelled

Giffnock North Festival of Running 2021 It is with great regret, that due to the on-going COVID restrictions, the Board of GNAC has to announce that the Festival Of Running including the Rouken Glen 10k, will not be taking  place again  this…

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COVID-19 UPDATE 4th Jan

To all coaches, athletes and parents Following this afternoon’s announcement by the First Minister, the instruction from midnight tonight is ‘stay at home’ and only travel for essential purposes eg work, food shopping, care giving etc. This is being made a legal requirement…

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Christmas & New Year Message & Wishes

The Board of Giffnock North AC would like to take this opportunity to wish all our athletes, coaches, parents, supporters and all our Committee members best wishes for Christmas and for 2021. This year has been the most difficult year for…

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GNAC/ Virtual Challenge report

Photos from Junior Sunday Park Training Session 20th December  Virtual Challenge 2 Giffnock North roundup “Faster, higher, stronger,” goes the Olympic motto. To that maybe let’s add, “Smarter” – technology is helping athletes to compete against each other over the same…

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