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 […]
Connell is the club’s Development Adviser, and a qualified UKA sprints coach. He supports seniors who are looking to compete over 100 – 400m, and has two international senior athletes in his groups. His proudest coaching moment to date is […]
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 […]
Tristan is a qualified UKA coach with a focus on sprints from 60 – 200m. He can be found at Whitehall on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6pm, and welcomes new athletes at his sessions. Contact Tristan to find out more.
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