Doncaster Athletic Club caters for Track and Field, Road Running and Cross Country athletes of all levels, we now have over 500 members and we are proud to count hundreds of junior members from across Doncaster and beyond in our membership. Our Club training sessions for competing members only are Mondays (Invitation / Specialist night), Tuesday and Thursdays, all from 6pm, our location and travel advice can be found here.
We are a friendly club and new road runner members should visit our sister website, Doncaster Pacers. All abilities are welcome from international athletes to 14 minute mile runners. For further information about Doncaster Athletic Club please ring 07377899083, which will be monitored by our office staff between 5pm and 7.30pm on Club nights Tuesdays and Thursdays at other times please leave a message. For membership details click here. Or join our facebook group – open to all interested in local athletics and running with over 500 members.
We are committed to equality of opportunity in sport for all, irrespective of gender, race, disability or age. Safety and personal achievement are our priorities, as members strive to reach personal goals in sport and fulfill their potential.
Club re-opening:The Government is set to announce a resumption of grass roots sports next Thursday 3rd December.The club Will be re-opening on this date and the Saturday Junior Club on Saturday 5th December at 9.30am.
The last formal training before we break for christmas is 19th December resuming on Tuesday 5th January subject to restrictions.
Covid restrictions still apply and members using the track are asked to book sessions using this link.
Virtual Event this season – we are not timing or marshalling the route
Please be aware of the need for Social Distancing and any other Covid requirements at the time of your run. From 5 November the rule on meeting others is as follows “You can exercise or visit outdoor public places with the people you live with, your support bubble, or 1 person from another household “
The course is around the Town Fields as per normal and the standard distance is 3 laps (4.8 miles). Runners are invited to run the course anytime they like, starting in October through till March 2021. Runners will need to self time. You can also submit a time for 1 or 2 laps.
Each time you run the course please use this form to submit your time and a monthly report will be produced. Run it as many times as you like. You might want to run it on a club night, its up to you. You can start and finish at any point on the course, but the start and finish must be in the same place. You can run either clockwise or anticlockwise.
All welcome, it is not an official event just a training run so it is run at peoples own risk. We do have younger people taking part who may do 1, 2 or 3 laps. It is up to parents to decide if children should take part.
October Time Trial £10 Metres To Miles winners are Stephen Fox, Phil Bussey, Bridget Bouttell, Jake Tanner and Mick Riley. Results from the efforts over the month are below. 1 lap and 2 lap are listed first.
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THE WINNER CAN BOOK DATES AT ANYTIME FOLLOWING THE DRAW TAKING INTO ACCOUNT THE TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS.
All you have to do:
For just £10 an entry (as many entries as you like) your name will be placed in a prize draw on 1st December 2020, a full list of all entries will be published prior to the draw. The winner will then be offered a 7 day holiday between mid-May and end of September 2021, with the option of a second week, at a discount price. You pay for your own flights and transfer from Bourgas Airport (transfer can be arranged by us if required).
You can enter by paying direct into the Club Lottery Account sort code 20-26-55 acc. 70167606 or other preferred means by private message to me. If paying by bacs add the word “draw” to your payment.
ALL FUNDING WILL GO TO THE CLUB RESERVE TO SUPPORT OUR TRACK MAINTENANCE COSTS. GOOD LUCK!