Bristol & West AC
The Southwest's Premier Athletics Club
Helping athletes of all levels achieve their goals
Bristol and West Athletic Club exists to give everyone who wants to enjoy running and athletics the opportunity to be the best they can and want to be. Our aim is to provide a supportive, inclusive, environment that allows athletes of all levels to explore their potential and enjoy their sport. Whether you are a complete beginner or an international athlete, we are here to help you achieve your goals.
Whether you want to jump, throw, sprint or run, we have the facilities for you.
WHITEHALL ATHLETICS TRACK
Whitehall athletics track is our training hub. We hold regular sessions here for athletes of all abilities and for all disciplines
6 lane (8 lane straight), synthetic track with throws cage, two long-jump pits, high-jump beds, pole vault bed athletics equipment and changing facilities.
STRENGTH & CONDITIONING AREA
Available for members is a gym complete with free weights, medicine balls, resistance bands and exercise mats.
Aside from Whitehall our coaches hold sessions at various other locations throughout the city, including SGS College, Ashton Court, Eastville Park, and more.
BECOME A MEMBER
Here at Bristol and West AC we pride ourselves on member satisfaction. Ensuring that our members are provided with the opportunities to pursue their goals is our number one priority. There are numerous benefits to becoming a member of the leading athletics club in the Southwest.
All members receive reduced fees at club training sessions, including reduced track fees at Whitehall. Members also receive discounts at most local running retailers. All members have access to the online club kit store and all new competing members receive a free club vest.
STRUCTURED TRAINING SESSIONS
Receive access to British Athletics qualified coaches who lead structured training sessions for athletes of all levels and across a variety of disciplines. Whether you are new to the sport or an elite athlete, there will be a training group suitable for you.
Competing membership provides you with the opportunity to represent Bristol and West AC in track and field, road running and cross country events. Competing membership includes England Athletics affiliation which provides you with cheaper race entry and a Powerof10 athlete profile.
WANT TO KNOW MORE?
Find out more about applying for, or renewing, your membership