This is primarily for 8 to 11 year olds and includes all-round development of athletics skills in the various disciplines. There is provision for young athletes from the age of 5 upwards at Bristol Academy of Sport and for young athletes in school years 4 to 7 at Whitehall Junior Academy.
The timetable for the Junior Academy can be found on the Bristol & West training calendar by filtering for ‘Junior Academy’. Please check the session details as to whether it is suitable and if you have any queries, please contact the listed lead coach.
Young Athlete Development
For athletes over 11 wishing to progress either generally or in specific disciplines, there are sessions tailored to them as well as opportunities for discipline-specific training with older athletes.
The timetable for Junior athletes can be found on the Bristol & West training calendar by filtering for ‘Junior Athletes (aged 11+)’. If you are interested in a specific discipline you can also filter by that discipline (e.g. ‘Jumps’, ‘Throws’, ‘Hurdles’) and check the details as to whether the session is suitable. If you have any queries, please contact the listed lead coach.
Details of all the listed coaches can be found from our coaches page.