Building Athletic Confidence

We welcome all ages from 7 upwards

Where we meet >See gallery >

Lord Lawson of Beamish
Thumbnail

by Val Baxter

October 17, 2016

First Aiders Please

As part of Clubmark renewal, we are in the process of updating our list of qualified first aiders. If you have a first aid qualification and attend the club on a regular basis, are you prepared to volunteer your services if required? If any parents would like to take a qualification in first aid, please... Read more »

Posted in development 1 year ago Permalink

Thumbnail

by Val Baxter

July 14, 2015

Coaching courses available

The Coaching Assistant course at Sheffield below (taking place this weekend) is going ahead, but has not quite reached 10. It is a great course for those clubs with an Adult &/or Junior Section, so if we have any leaders/parents/ volunteers who can attend please contact Val as soon as possible (contact details here). Click... Read more »

Posted in development 2 years ago Permalink

Thumbnail

by Val Baxter

July 14, 2015

Pole Vault Camp

A 3 day pole vault camp is available from 28th to 30th July at Gateshead College. This course is suitable for all ages from 8 upwards, and all necessary equipment will be provided. Click here to download further details and an applic... Read more »

Posted in development 2 years ago Permalink

Thumbnail

by Val Baxter

January 8, 2015

Club Treasurer Required

Due to our current club treasurer Pauline Lown taking a well-deserved retirement from the account books, we are looking to appoint a new club treasurer at the club’s AGM in April. The duties are not too onerous, being mainly banking the weekly club fees, holding the club chequebook, recording various outgoings and income, and producing... Read more »

Posted in development 3 years ago Permalink

Thumbnail

by Val Baxter

December 22, 2014

Endurance Training Sessions available Christmas – New Year

Tuesday 23rd December Meet at Sainsbury’s Arnison Centre Durham from 9:00am to 11:00am for bag packing to raise money for the Club which will help toward covering costs for YOUR race fees, transport and hotel to the National Cross Country Championships. Then training session from 12pm at Aykley Heads Durham. Wednesday 24th December 10:00am Shepherd... Read more »

Posted in development 3 years ago Permalink

Thumbnail

by Val Baxter

December 19, 2014

Sainsbury’s Bag Pack

A bag pack has been organised at the Arnison Centre Sainsbury’s on the morning of Tuesday 23rd December. Please come along and help out – it’s only 3 hours (9 – 12) and money raised will be helping our athletes to compete in the National XC champs by funding coach hire etc. The more tills... Read more »

Posted in development 3 years ago Permalink

Thumbnail

by Val Baxter

October 9, 2014

Evening Chronicle Wish Token Campaign

Birtley are once again participating in the Evening Chronicle Wish Tokens Appeal, to help raise much needed funds for the club. We need your help to collect LOTS of tokens – get your friends and family involved, or even your neighbours, the more the merrier! Once you’ve collected them, please bring your tokens on a... Read more »

Posted in development 3 years ago Permalink

Thumbnail

by Val Baxter

June 26, 2014

Birtley AC youngsters get more active thanks to Sainsbury’s!

A big thank you for collecting the Sainsbury’s Active Kids vouchers for 2014 – the total this year is 4029. The order below has been placed and will be arriving in due course:- Scoop set x 2 Foam Javelins x 6 Hands on basketballs x 6 Ball carrier Ankle skip x1 Coach basketballs size 5... Read more »

Posted in development 3 years ago Permalink

Thumbnail

by Val Baxter

March 20, 2014

Car boot items needed!

Alison Hopkins, who used to coach at the club, is still helping out by selling donated items at car boots sales, with all proceeds going to the club. The car boot season begins again at the end of March, so if you have any clothes, toys, DVDs, CDs, household items, baby items, sports equipment or... Read more »

Posted in development 4 years ago Permalink

Thumbnail

by Val Baxter

December 10, 2013

Hays help Euro Gold medal athlete Lydia Turner

Birtley athlete Lydia Turner recently competed in her very first international competition in Serbia, proudly wearing a team GB vest to help the combined GB & NI under 20 squad to a gold medal in the European Cross Country Championships. Birtley AC would like to thank Hays Travel, whose sponsorship helped enable Lydia’s coach Tom... Read more »

Posted in sponsorship 4 years ago Permalink

Thumbnail

by Val Baxter

November 29, 2013

Tom Millmore – international coach and media star!

Tom Millmore has really seen his years of effort being a coach rewarded this week with the inclusion of Lydia Turner in the GB European squad. His dedication has been recognised by the Evening Chronicle – read all abo... Read more »

Posted in development 4 years ago Permalink

Thumbnail

by Val Baxter

October 28, 2013

Raise money for Birtley the easy way (you only have to lift a finger)!

Are you doing your Christmas shopping online? Did you know that every time you buy a gift you could also be raising money for Birtley AC? That’s right, over 2,700 well known retailers, including Amazon, John Lewis, eBay and Tesco will donate a percentage of what you spend this Christmas to Birtley AC to say... Read more »

Posted in development 4 years ago Permalink

Thumbnail

by Val Baxter

October 24, 2013

Newsletter

The new Birtley AC newsletter, kindly written by club member Alison Sheavills, can be viewed and downloaded here. Please have a look if you didn’t manage to grab a copy a... Read more »

Posted in Clothing»development»events 4 years ago Permalink

by leem

October 8, 2012

Ed Lown receives Services to Athletics award from England Athletics

On 1st October, Ed Lown received an award from the North East group of England Athletics in recognition of his many years of volunteering for athletics. Ed has worked tirelessly over the years both as a coach and as a major fund-raiser, and has helped shape the development and raise the profile of Birtley AC,... Read more »

Posted in development»events 5 years ago Permalink

by leem

November 15, 2011

Birtley Athletics Club bidding for Wish money

Stop press….. click here for Birtley AC’s Make a Wi... Read more »

Posted in development 6 years ago Permalink

Search

Upcoming Events

Nov
25
Sat
2:00 pm Norman Woodcock Team Relays: 2pm... @ High Gosforth Park
Norman Woodcock Team Relays: 2pm... @ High Gosforth Park
Nov 25 @ 2:00 pm
A new format for 2017 sees a three person team relay for clubs & unattached runners. Norman Woodcock Memorial Road Race Since 1974, the 10 km road race took place around Westerhope, in memory of[...]
Dec
9
Sat
10:30 am NECAA 2017 Cross Country Champio... @ Event HQ Redcar Race Course
NECAA 2017 Cross Country Champio... @ Event HQ Redcar Race Course
Dec 9 @ 10:30 am – 3:30 pm
NECAA 2017 Cross Country Championships @ Event HQ Redcar Race Course | England | United Kingdom
New Marske Harriers are set to host the 112th Annual North Eastern Counties Athletic Association Cross Country Championships. With the support of Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council the championships will be held at Redcar Race[...]
Dec
23
Sat
11:30 am The Ronnie Walker Saltwell 10k R...
The Ronnie Walker Saltwell 10k R...
Dec 23 @ 11:30 am
The Ronnie Walker Saltwell 10k Road Race - Dec 23rd 11:30 @ England | United Kingdom
Further details can be found here on the Saltwell Harriers website. Online entry available here:Online entry

Strava

Sponsors