Pembrey Park 9/11/2019 – Chris Elson reports Inclement weather greeted the intrepid bands of Bristol & West AC runners heading west for the distant Gwent League cross-country fixture at Pembrey Park, many people’s favourite venue for the races. By Swansea […]
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.
Paul is our coaching coordinator, and the main point of contact for all training enquiries. Paul is a highly qualified UKA coach (level 2 – performance) in both throws and fitness. He has coached athletes to gold and silver medals […]
Paul is a UKA qualified coach and is keen to work with both junior and senior middle and long distance runners. Paul currently coaches our u11 to u17 girls in endurance running, and has supported them to individual and team medals. […]
Connell is the club’s performance 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 having […]
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