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.


Charnwood AC Opens

Charnwood AC Opens 2021

We have scheduled the following dates for this years Charnwood AC Open events.

Wed 19th May
Wed 16th June
Wed 14th July
Sun 1st Aug
Wed 11th Aug
Sat 28th Aug
Wed 8th Sept

Schedules will be out very soon for each of the dates, along with details on our new way to enter the events.

See you there for some great competition.

Take care and stay safe.

Charnwood AC


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


Club Training

Charnwood AC Training

We are back training now for members only.


You will need to book into a session and pay online prior to the session. Bookings will be open 7 days before the session.

Please note, we are not training on the bank holiday Mondays, and some weeks it will be a Thursday session if the University have a meeting on the Wednesday. The booking system will have sessions set up on the right days. 

Take care and stay safe.

Charnwood AC

40th Birthday celebrations

John Harper
Sad news

Charnwood AC

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

Tom Gostelow

The National XC Championship

Wollaton Park, Nottingham

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

Oliver Parker Indoors 2020

Midland Indoor Championships

Alexander Stadium

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

Senior Women

Midlands XC Championships

Prestwold Hall

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