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.
Our spring open meeting is on 20 April and it would be great to see lots of our members taking part, please enter ASAP!
Bath Half – 17 March 2019
Well done Carl Ryde running a new V40 DAC club record, finishing 1st V40 and in 18th place overall with a time of 1:11:18.
“I was dropped to 3rd at 6 miles and 100m down. At 8 miles I’d got into 2nd and then made most of tailwind to get on terms and push on. Caught 2nd last mile and then ran as hard as I could to make sure I’d bagged the V40 running prize. Windy day but will take it today. Off for my gold medal and some Guinness.”
Cyprus Half Marathon – 17 March 2019
Shaz Wood avoided the storm of last weekend and put in another great run in Cyprus, finishing in 183rd place with a time of 1:48:35 (15th F30 lady).
Due to growing weekend and
daytime commitments as we start the track season, this Wednesday, 20 March 2019
will be the last evening training session for junior members until further
notice. All other training remains the same and athletes that have been
attending the Wednesday night junior training are welcome to attend Tuesday and
Thursday evenings, 6pm till 7pm.
DAC para athletes Leaha Dixon and William Baxter received special awards from the South Yorkshire County Athletics Association at EIS on 17 March to recognise their international selection last year. Leaha and William competed for Team CP England at the CPISRA World Games in Barcelona in August. After their achievements at the games were read out they received their awards from the Chairman of SYCAA. Both are looking forward to competing again next month after working hard in training over the winter.
Sign up now for our classic all comers Donny Mile, £50 cash prize for first male/female. Current course record 4.27mins. No entries on the day for this event. Electronic timing guarantees power of 10 record
20 April 2019 – Online Entry now live, click the below button or scan the QR Code
We’re hosting our popular Spring Open Meeting on Saturday 20 April 2019 at theKeepmoat Stadium in Doncaster. To enter, please use the above link for online entry or to download the entry form. Numbers can be collected on the day of the event.
As an Open Meeting we aim to give all athletes a pre-season trial to evaluate winter training progress.