WELCOME TO THE SOUTH WEST'S PREMIER ATHLETICS CLUB
What We Do
We’re the South West’s leading athletics and running club.
Bristol and West AC takes pride in giving everyone who wants to enjoy sport the opportunity to be the best that they can and want to be. We warmly welcome people with enthusiasm and aim to promote healthy lifestyles and friendly competition.
under 11s – Simon Jones reports… It was a perfect winter’s day for round 3 of the Gwent League at Blaise Castle. Our team of 5 walked the course and warmed up together before taking their positions on the start […]
Eugene is an enthusiastic coach with great experience. He is still ranked 4th all time in the u15 triple jump and holds the best ever English Schools performance for under 25s since 1978. Eugene coaches on Monday and Wednesday evenings […]
Dave has been a member of Bristol & West AC (formally Bristol Athletic Club) since 1980. He started coaching when his children took an interest in running and his daughter Lucy, u13 Avon Cross Country champion, was his first coaching […]
Ali coaches our u11 and u13 endurance boys’ team – affectionately named ‘Ali’s Army’! She is a UKA qualified coach and has supported the boys to success in regional and national championships over cross country and road. Ali’s group trains […]
I’m so proud of our mens’ track and field team for our effort in Division 2 of the British Athletics League this year – bring on 2020!Luke, 24, hurdles
Having joined the club aged 60, I’ve found the masters section is very well supportedJack, 67, Sprinter
I went to English Schools for the first time last year for the pole vault. I’m training hard at Whitehall to do even better next summerZoe, 12, Pole Vault
I love competing in the Gwent Cross Country League – it’s all about the mud and team spirit!Ellen, 28, endurance runner