January 2017

Vic's Updates 30th Jan 2017

Scottish Senior & U17 Indoor Championships: The Emirates Arena hosted these as the first qualifying event for the Commonwealth Games in the Gold Coast 2018. However it was a Vic's Masters although whole stole much of the thunder. Fiona Matheson set a new W55 World Indoors Record for the 1500m. Fiona came close to getting this record at the recent National Open and it was clear from the outset she was in fine form, running a very controlled race.

Lindsays National XC 2017 Race

The countdown is now firmly underway as we head towards one of the most significant dates on our calendar – the Lindsays National XC at Callendar Park in Falkirk Saturday 25 February. Callendar Park is once again the venue and the event remains on the familiar Saturday slot for 2017 – after returning to that in 2016 after being on the Sunday the previous year. Please note that, this year, races will start at 11am on February 25. This hugely popular event, open to all from U13 to Masters athletes. 

Volunteer Friendly

We are delighted to announce that Falkirk Vic's have been awarded Volunteer Friendly accreditation. We are the first organisation in Falkirk to be awarded this and indeed among the first few in the whole country. What is VF? It is based on the national standard, Investing in Volunteers,