What’s it all about?

Athletics is the premier Olympic sport covering a wide range of events, including Running, Jumping, Throwing and Walking. Athletics can be described as ‘The everybody Sport’ as there is an event for everyone. Moreover Athletics is also a Paralympic sport.

Get Involved

Most Athletics clubs accept young people from the age of 8 or 9 years old, with formal competition being provided at the age of 11.

Find your local club: England Athletics website

AthleFIT – Indoor track and field recreational fitness product aimed at increasing regular participation http://www.athlefit.org/

Kent County Athletics Association http://www.kcaa.org.uk/

Kent School Athletics Website

Kent Sport Running pages

Running tracks in Kent:

Julie Rose Stadium 

Canterbury Lifestyle Fitness Centre