Photos – The Lisa Maria Memorial Dingli Ten – Photos

Thanks for this great experience we had together. St. Patricks AC and The Lisa Maria Foundation would like to thank all the sponsors – Eurosport, Gatorade, San Michel, FexServ, Nutrition Empire and Famalco Group. Thanks also go to Dingli Local Council, Malta Police and Transport Malta. Also thanks go to all the helpers, PBS and the camera persons. Thanks also to One TV for the exposure and for XFM radio. Please find the photos of the finish line entries.   […]

Results for The Lisa Maria Memorial Dingli Ten by St. Patrick’s AC 2018

  Dear All, We, the committee of St. Patrick’s AC would like to thank everyone for this great experience of today’s race The Lisa Maria Memorial Dingli Ten.  Please find below the results of the 10 Mile Run and 10 Mile Walk. We will soon add the results for the 2K Fun Run. We would like to thank also all the Sponsors, because with out them, this race won’t be a success. Photos will soon be added and we will […]

Important notes for Dingli 10 race

    1) The Lisa Maria Memorial Dingli Ten (28th Edition) starts at 08.30 sharp.  The 2km fun run starts at 08.45 sharp. 2) The race will use chip timing – the timing chip is embedded in the foam strip at the back of your number and it’s important not to tamper with it.  Also, make sure that the number is worn at the front and is clearly visible at all times.  We suggest you write down a contact number […]

The Lisa Maria Memorial Dingli 10 Application Form and Useful Information

dingli102018 Registrations are still open on line select Circular below. Collect your Race Number and Gifts on these dates:- Eurosport B’kara, Saturday 10th March between 09.00 and 13.00, Eurosport B’kara, Tuesday 13th March between 17.00 and 19.00, Nutrition Empire Zabbar, Wednesday 14th March between 17.00 and 19.00 Circulars

SPATS Members @ The Marathon

The Vodafone Malta half marathon is always an annual showcase of the best St. Patrick’s A.C. has to offer. This year was no different. The run was a slightly warm and humid one with a moderate breeze keeping the runners refreshed. Our St.Patricks ladies dominated the field with Roberta Schembri running a superb time placing second woman overall. Joelle Cortis placed third Maltese female and fifth overall with Marica Micallef completing the trio. Our three ladies secured a second ladies […]

MAAA 4x5km M’Scala Road Relay – 20.01.2018

The annual MAAA 5km relay took place in M’Scala. As per tradition, SPAC fielded both men’s and women’s teams. A total of 15 relay teams took part in the men’s category and 6 relay teams in the women’s category. The men’s team made up of Clive Gerada, Matthew Cutajar, Gilbert Spiteri and Jean Claude Randon finished 5th team overall in a time of 1hr.07min.55s. The women’s team made up of Joelle Cortis, Paula Grech, Marica Micallef and Roberta Schembri clinched […]

St. Patrick’s AC Prime Athlete, Jonathan Balzan

St. Patrick’s AC Prime Athlete, Jonathan Balzan A prime athlete and a financial institute worker as well, Johnathan Balzan is a 45-year old with not just a passion for running. Also a father of two, Balzan has been running professionally since the age of 29 and still competes occasionally. Balzan’s other hobbies also include writing books and poetry, traveling, taking part in reenactments and taking part as an extra in films also. Before settling on running, Balzan had tried several different sports disciplines. It was after running a half marathon for fun at the age of 17 and after watching the Olympics that he had the realization that […]

Mario Grech – Il-Giri – Sodisfazzjon u Xewqat

Il-ġurnata tibda kmieni għal Mario Grech. Ta’ kuljum qabel ix-xogħol jiġri ġirja ta’ bejn 10 u 15-il kilometru. Din iżda ma tkunx l-unika sessjoni  tal-ġurnata għax filgħaxija  ikollu sessjoni oħra, u ħafna drabi ta’ filgħaxija tkun aktar intensa minn ta’ filgħodu. It-taħriġ ivarja. F’ċerti ġranet jiġri sagħtejn bla waqfien. F’oħrajn jagħmel sprints qosra. Xi drabi jkollu anke għawm jew rota. L-iskeda tat-taħriġ tiġi ppreparata mill-coach tiegħu Jesmond Bonnici u Mario jimxi magħha bl-eżatt. B’kollox jiġri madwar 110 kilometru fil-ġimgħa. Mario, […]

Love of Athletics – Janet Richard

When introduced to athletics, I immediately fell in love with the sport. I have been training for 2 years under the direction of my dedicated coach Zeljko Aras who recognised my passion for athletics and helped me to improve in this field. I attend the Convent of the Sacred Heart School in St. Julian’s. This school promotes sports and athletics from a very young age; in fact this was the place that introduced me to various disciplines, including the basic […]

Second in Category in Dorset’s Ultra Plus Trail Race for Sue Mercieca

Local trail runner Sue Mercieca recently participated in the Dorset Ultra Plus – a trail race of over 73km along the cliffs of the fossilised Jurassic Coast in the South West of England. Forming part of the Coastal Trail Series organised by Endurance Life Events (UK) the race was 45.5miles long (73.2km) and had an ascent of 2451 metres. Coming second in her category, Mercieca finished the event in 12 hours 16 minutes, with the first male Toby Chapman (Open) (UK) crossing the line in nearly 7hrs and the […]