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.
Update 17-MAR-2020 Further to the announcement below concerning the temporary closure of the Whitehall Track, we have now received this statement from England Athletics. This should be read by everyone in its entirety. As well as endorsing our statement of […]
Nick Harris works with club and elite GB junior athletes, coaching two to world junior championships, of of whom received a silver and bronze medal, the other a bronze. He also supported an u20 to her first european championships at […]
Chris is responsible for guiding a broad spectrum of club runners to achieve their potential in endurance running. He can be found coaching on most evenings, notably with sessions at the Whitehall track on Tuesdays and Thursdays and at WISE […]
Hilary coaches all events and disciplines at an introductory level, across track and field, but has a focus on developing athletes in throws. He has contributed to a wide range of club successes in his extensive coaching career, and is […]
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