Tring Athletic Football Club

The Grass Roots Stadium, Dorian Williams Sports Centre, Cow Lane,Tring, Herts, HP23 5NS
01442 891144 (match days)
tringathleticfc at hotmail dot com
Tickets are currently available for...
Sunday afternoon Sky Premier League games and the Pepper Foundation Raffle for Gold Membership
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First team
Sat 31st Oct 2020 3pm: Home (Cow Lane)
Spartan South Midlands Premier Division match versus Dunstable Town
Reserve team
Sat 31st Oct 2020 2.30pm: Away
League match versus Wheathampstead Wanderers
EJA U16 Yellow
Wed 11th Nov 2020 7.45pm: Home (Cow Lane)
Cup match versus Tring Athletic Brown
EJA U16 Brown
Sun 1st Nov 2020 2pm: Away
Eastern Junior Alliance - U16 Brown match versus Cockfosters Youth
First team
Tue 27th Oct 2020 Spartan South Midlands Premier Division
Wembley 1-4 TAFC
A great result for Tring against another side close to the foot of the table. Athletic's goals were scored by Ollie Butler (2) Joe Naylor and Harrison Cornick. Building on last Saturday's performance against Oxhey Jets, we had a second consecutive Tuesday night victory and with some of the other... [full report]
League table
Reserve team
Sat 24th Oct 2020 Herts Senior County League - Division 1
Aldenham 1-4 TAFC
League table
EJA U16 Yellow
Sun 25th Oct 2020 League
BSC Youth 3-4 TAFC
Trailing 3-1 at half time to Bishops Stortford the lads fought back in the second period to take all three points. The match was played on an excellent surface which held up to the recent heavy rainfall. Athletic scorers were Taylor Robinson (2) Cameron Saunders and Lewis Whicker.
League table
EJA U16 Brown
Sun 25th Oct 2020 Eastern Junior Alliance - U16 Brown
TAFC 2-0 Letchworth Garden City Eagles
Goals from Harry Peterson & Harley Thomas early on the game proved to be sufficient for all three points. Letchworth came back into the match but the lads battled and defended well.
League table

Nothing in the diary at the moment - watch this space!

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Gold Membership Raffle - 2 days to go! (posted Thu 29th Oct 2020)
The prize of Gold Membership in this raffle has so many great benefits so please buy a couple of tickets to support the Pepper foundation and you may win access to these benefits, to name but a few:

1) Free Entry to all TAFC home games
2) 20% off the bar at the TAFC clubhouse
3) Free day pass at the Home Office on Station Road
4) 5% discount on your fees with Michael Anthony
5) 25% of your first years fees with The Cook Partnership
6) 15% of your food at the Olive Limes
7) 20% off your food and drink at the Pendley Manor Hotel
8) 10% off spa treat...more

Club Open to show games on the Big Screen (posted Mon 26th Oct 2020)
The Clubhouse is open from 12pm on a Saturday when there is a home match, to show the early 12:30pm kick-off game on the big screen - No Ticket Required.

The Clubhouse is open on Sunday afternoons to show specific games on the big screen. This weeks offering is Man Utd v Arsenal. The club will be open from 3pm-7pm. Ticket Required to gauge interest and to manage track and trace.
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Covid compliance and supporter behaviour (posted Fri 23rd Oct 2020)
Last Tuesday was an eventful evening. A very welcome first win - more of the same please lads.

We had visits to the ground by the police and the league covid officer and we have taken on board their feedback regarding the control steps we have taken. You will see stricter measures in place around the ground from this Saturday. there will be 10 covid compliance officers, in hi-viz vests, in strategic positions around the ground. they have full authority to deal with covid non-compliance in any way they see fit. We must be compliant, not complacent.

There was a very rare...more

SPECIAL OFFERS FOR MEMBERS (posted Wed 21st Oct 2020)
We are delighted to advise you that the following local businesses, that support the Club, are making "special" offers to our Gold Card holders as follows:-

OLIVE LIMES are offering 15% off your food bill for GOLD members only.

GOLD Members will get a 20% discount on Food and Beverage and a 10% discount on Spa treatments at the PENDLEY MANOR HOTEL.

Members will need to present their Gold Membership card to receive the discount.

New arrival (posted Wed 21st Oct 2020)
Congratulations to Scott Bonner and his partner Abbie on the recent birth of Bertie George Bonner.

'Virtual' AGM Held (posted Tue 20th Oct 2020)
The club successfully held its first ever AGM via video conference last night attendance was good and there were no significant technical hitches. Full minutes will be issued in due course, but some key changes were agreed.

Ian Butler stood down as Chairman formally at the AGM it was always his intention to do so when he took the role on in February this year. Having achieved his objectives, Ian judged it to be the right time to stand down. The meeting recognised the great job Ian has done in steering the club through challenging times, and a vote of thanks was proposed and passe...more

Match Sponsorships Available (posted Tue 13th Oct 2020)
Please support the Club by sponsoring a Match. It costs £50 and the sponsor gets:

Name/Logo on the matchday sign on the front of the stadium
Two complimentary admissions
Free pre-match drink for two people
Company / Personal details on the front cover of matchday programme
Overview of Company within matchday programme
Mention on Chairman's notes and on the PA system
Post match presentation/photo with the man of the match

Please register your interest with our commercial manager Graham Bright on 07722 240963 or via email to

NEW FLOODLIGHTS - Update No. 2 (posted Mon 12th Oct 2020)
Getting Closer! An update from the Club on where we are with the new floodlights.

As previously reported we have a grant of £39,308 from the Football Foundation Stadia Improvement Fund (Funded by The Premier League) his relates to an overall cost of £56,154.

With full planning permission now secured, the aim is to get the new, state of the art floodlights installed during NOVEMBER THIS YEAR.

However, we do have a funding challenge and the current update is:-

£16,846 TOTAL ADDITIONAL FUNDS TO RAISE (full cost less grant)

1st team Player of the Month

Sep 2020: Paolo Bagatti (in association with Olive Limes)
A good solid start for Paolo Bagatti at Athletic slotting in at right back since the start of the 20/21 campaign. Not only has he defended well, Paolo has also bombed forward and contributed to our attacking play.

The Olive Limes has kindly awarded Paolo with a voucher for a meal for two at their restaurant in Tring.