We aim to attract more athletes into the club for the track and field season. Anyone interested is invited to come down to the Queensway track on Tuesday or Thursday evenings to find out more about the club and to chat with coaches and other club officials.
In addition, the club website address is http://www.wrexhamac.club and the Queensway Athletics Stadium telephone number (01978 355826) for anyone requiring further information. The coaching is provided by fully licensed coaches as follows :
Coaches (including days available)
Under 11 Dave Edwards (Tuesday & Thursday)
Under 13 & U15 Reg Burke (Tuesday & Thursday)
Under 13 (middle distance) Neve Evans (Tuesday & Thursday)
Event specific Coaches for Over 13’s (School year 8 and above)
Sprints (development/adults) David James (Tuesday & Thursday)
Sprints (development) Nigel Evans (Tuesday & Thursday)
Endurance (middle distance) Nigel Evans (Tuesday & Thursdays)
Endurance (long distance) Arthur Egan (Tuesday & Thursdays)
Long Jump & Triple Jump Glyn Davies (Thursdays 6pm)
Hurdles, Long & Triple Jump Amanda Wale & Ian Broadhurst (Mondays)
Pole Vault Neil Edwards (Summer : Tuesday)
Shot/Discus/Hammer/Javelin Ian Robinson (Tuesday & Thursday)
Fitness / Circuit training Amanda Wale & Ian Broadhurst (Wednesdays at Morgan Llwyd)
Combined events / Sprints Amanda Wale & Ian Broadhurst (Saturday mornings at Deeside)
Athletes with Learning Difficulties Special Olympics Group (Summer : Thursdays)
General Track & Field Information
Track & Field Secretary Dave Edwards 01978 824407
Club Night Liaison
Parents Representative Ian Hunter & Brian Collins
General Club/Road/Cross Country/Fell Running Enquiries
Secretary Bob Frost 01352 754031
- As a general rule, under 11 and under 13 athletes train on a Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6.00-7.00 and older athletes from 7.00-8.30. This may vary for some athletes according to individual coaches availability, but initially athletes should be asked to attend the specified times.
- Young athletes are encouraged to try a variety of events.
- Wrexham Athletic Club competes in a range of league and championship meetings throughout the year providing valuable additional competition for school aged athletes over and above the usual school based events.