Welcome to Leamington Cycling & Athletics Club

Leamington C&AC is a family friendly athletics club in Leamington Spa, which welcomes cyclists, athletes and runners of all abilities. Come and join us whether you wish to improve your running, jumping and throwing performances or simply want to run for fun. We are based at Edmonscote athletics track which offers excellent facilities, Our members, young and not so young, benefit from high quality coaching delivered by our qualified coaches.

“There are far, far better things ahead than any we leave behind”
-C S Lewis

400m Coaching

From October, sprint coach Christine Smith will be starting a 400m training group. They will be part of the main sprint group meaning that there will still be coaching available when Christine is away. If any member is interested in running 200/400m or 400/800m please contact Christine.

Club Survey 2022

We have launched a new survey for Club members to complete.  This is your chance to let us know your thoughts about your Club.  There are sections relating to coaching, communications, social aspects and more.  There are also sections where you can send your own comments. This

Queens Baton Relay

Congratulations to our very own Les Barnett, carrying the baton in the Queen’s Commonwealth Games Baton Relay in Stratford-upon-Avon Friday 22nd July A well-deserved recognition of a MASSIVE 50 years of dedication to the sport of athletics, as top level field events official, middle and long-distance coach,

Mary Carter

Mary Carter – Club Coaching Co-ordinator & Lead Junior Coach

Cross Country News

Both the Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Leagues has been cancelled for the 20/21 season. Along with the first 3 races of the West Midland Young Athletes Cross Country League. News regarding the final two race will be made in due course. The Warwickshire Championships planned for January

Coaches Profile – Lin McGreavy

Born into a sporty family (my Father a cross country skiing champion, my Mother a competitive swimmer) I loved all sports.As a youngster I swam competitively but the training was so boring I turned to athletics.During my teenage years I sprinted and long jumped for LC&AC until

  • Come and join our squad of young track and field athletes.  An exciting T&F season is ahead with the combined teams of Leamington C&AC and Coventry Godiva Harriers competing in the Premier Divisions for the Upper Age YDL.  Athletes in the U17 & U20 age groups are eligible.
  • Whether your aims are to be the next Olympic champion or you just want to try something new, we have sessions to suit all levels.
  • Starting age is from 6 years old taking part in Athletics 365 sessions where the emphasis is on having FUN.
  • Progression to U9 in school year 3 followed by U11.
  • Our U13/U15 & U17/U20 squads compete in national T&F league matches through the summer and cross country leagues though the winter.

Endurance

Track & Field

Road Running

Edmondscote Athletics Track

  • Tuesday 6.45-7.45pm
  • Thursday 6.45-7.45pm

Edmondscote Athletics Track

  • Tuesday 5.30pm-6.30pm (juniors)
  • Tuesday 6.30pm-8.00pm (seniors)
  • Thursday 6.00pm-8.00pm
  • Sunday 10.00am-12.00pm

Edmondscote Athletics Track

  • Tuesday 6.30-8.00pm

Your club is run by a group of people that all have something in common – they all give up their time to provide high quality and professional coaching, officiating, team & event management and administration on a voluntary basis. Without them none of this would be possible. Even though we currently have a large dedicated team, there are still a number of areas that additional help would be highly valued.

Casual

Committee

Coaching & Officials

New events coming soon.

Social Organisers – to help with the Club annual awards and social events.

Contact David Ashbourne

Coaching assistants to help our dedicated coaches; these folks are the engine of our club and our future depends on them.

  • coaching enquiries contact Mary Carter
  • officials enquiries contact Mary Hodges

The club will pay for all course fees. All we ask is that you work with our coaching team in delivering the sessions to our young athletes. You won’t be left on your own and will be supported by a coach at all times. In the case of officials we would ask that you can help out at any of our league matches or Warwickshire Opens.

2020 Fixtures

Full details can be found on our main calendar

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Road Running

Road running is one of the most accessible divisions of athletics and one of the most accessible sports in the UK. The club has runners of wide variety abilities and provides varied training sessions from 5km upwards…

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Cross Country

Cross country training for juniors and seniors with plenty of competition throughout the year and team matches during the winter season.
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Track & Field

Covering a wide range of events from short sprints to middle distance as well as jumping and throwing, the club offers coaching in all of these. Team competitions are well supported in the junior and senior leagues.
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Junior Athletics

We offer a number of coaching sessions for juniors from age 6 and up. Our coaching methods utilise the UKA Athletics 365 model enabling youngsters to easily progress while still maintaining a fun element.
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Leamington C&AC
Ninety Years of Athletics History

We are the only athletics club in Leamington Spa to have a rich history with many success stories across track & field, cross country and road running.

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