About Us

Based at the prestigious Loughborough University Paula Radcliffe Stadium, Charnwood AC provides opportunities for athletes of all ages to take part in training and competition for Track, Field, Cross-Country and Road Running events.

New Members

Our club is committed to providing opportunities for all athletes of all abilities and ages. Despite these challenging times, we are accepting new members and you are welcome to contact us and discuss which training group may be the best for you. We offer your first session for free so you can see what we do and if you enjoy it.

Please follow these links if you want to find out more about joining our club and read up on our club handbook


Learn the fundamentals of athletics from 8 yrs old. Read more here

Jump, Throw, Repeat. Read more here

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Sprinting,  running, endurance . Go the speed and distance you want


John Harper
Sad news

Charnwood AC

Monday, 4 January 2021

Charnwood Athletic Club’s members were deeply saddened to hear of the premature death, on 2nd Ja . . .

The National XC Championship

Wollaton Park, Nottingham

Saturday, 22 February 2020

No podium places but some determined performances from Charnwood AC’s athletes in the face of di . . .

Midland Indoor Championships

Alexander Stadium

Sunday, 9 February 2020

Charnwood Athlete wins Three Medals at Midland Indoor Championships . . .

Midlands XC Championships

Prestwold Hall

Saturday, 25 January 2020

Some fine performances from Charnwood AC’s athletes at last Saturday’s Midland Counties Cross Co . . .