Welcome to the Pontefract Athletics Club website.
Our club was formed on 1st March 2010 and is affiliated to England Athletics and Northern Athletics.
We are a very sociable and supportive road running, cross country running and athletics club. New members are welcome aged 8 and above. Please note that all of our athletes are expected to compete in competitions against other clubs.
Please take a look at the training schedule pages for information on road running, track and field and cross country.
Please feel free to get in touch and get involved.
Don't forget to like our facebook page for the latest information.
Also please follow us on Twitter.
See Road Running Grand Prix tab for details of 2019 performances. Trail Running Grand Prix races are shown on the separate Trail Running Grand Prix tab.
2020 Races Below
CROSS COUNTRY RUNNING
The West Yorkshire Cross Country League races are now taking place. See Cross Country League tab for details of this and other Cross Country competitions.
Track & Field
Congratulations to our Junior Track and Field athletes, who have finished first in all 4 of the matches in Division 2 of the Yorkshire and District Athletics League this season. We have now been promoted back into Division 1
Our Annual Awards Presentation Evening will be held on Friday, 7th February 2020 at Greywood Hall, Whitwood, Castleford. Tickets will be on sale from the beginning of January. Photos of last year's Presentation Evening are on facebook and on the photos tab. A big thanks to Nigel Taylor for taking them .
Road running training is held on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. Please see training pages for details.
CONGRATULATIONS to one of our coaches, Greg Skelton, who has passed his coach in running and fitness qualification.
Also to Marian Stanley, Joanne Conroy and Jodi Hayward who have all passed their Leadership in running fitness and will support Greg .
Pontefract Indoor Open Meeting
SUNDAY 17th MARCH 2019
STARTING AT 9.30 am
THORNES PARK ATHLETICS STADIUM, WAKEFIELD
ORGANIZED BY PONTEFRACT ATHLETICS CLUB. UK Athletics licence No. 19/062
Pontefract Athletics Club
EST. Mar 2010
If you have any queries or require more information, please contact the club chairman on either of the following;
or simply fill in the form.