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We promote road and trail running in Weston-super-Mare and the surrounding area. We cater for runners of all abilities and have an active membership of around 350 members. We present a varied programme of training, racing and social events throughout the year.

Latest News

Beacon Batch 2018

20/06/2018

Congratulations to all the participants of the Beacon Batch Fell Race 2018 this Tuesday 19th June 2018.
The full results are available via the link below. If you have a query with the results please use the message link below.

Weather was mild but cloudy and gave us more course records!
Another good result for WAC's Chris MCMILLAN in 1st place and with first lady Emily COX of Southville Running Club in a new ladies course record.

Male:
1st - Chris MCMILLAN - Weston AC - 34m 54s
2nd - Luke HANSON - Nailsea Runners - 37m 02s
3rd - Alexander COOMBS - Wells City Harriers - 38m 27s

Female:
1st - Emily COX - Southville Running Club - 41m 38s
2nd - Laura MEECH - Clevedon AC - 42m 33s
3rd - Sophie VOLLER - Westbury Harriers - 43m 29s

First Male Team: Weston AC (Chris MCMILLAN, Pete CLARKE and William FULLER)
First Female Team: Southville Running Club (Emily COX, Olivia MAYNARD and Phil RICHARDS)

There were an impressive 137 finishers on the night and some U23 male and runners included.
The chairman of the Fell Runners Association was also running last night and he informed us the two things he was impressed with was the quality of the marshalling and the number of Weston club runners supporting the event.

[ Full Results | Send Results Query Email| Beacon Batch Page ]

Press Release

19/06/2018

Weston reap rewards at Clevedon

Renowned for its fast flat course, Clevedon midsummer 10k race is always popular with runners eager to run their fastest time for the distance, and this year’s race was no exception. It attracted a strong field of 555 runners from across the area, 62 of them from Weston Athletic Club... Read more


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New Members

18/06/2018

Please extend a warm welcome to our newest bunch of runsters Dan Speakman, Victoria Hodge, Christine Watkins and Kathryn Copperwheat.

Press Release

12/06/2018

McMillan romps to victory

No stranger to winning at the summer series of races organised by Town and Country Harriers, Chris McMillan joined 20 fellow runners from Weston Athletic Club on Thursday evening to take on the first ever Rowberrow Romp. The six mile route followed almost entirely off-road tracks from Rowberrow to the trig point at the top of Beacon Batch and back again, with 1,000 feet of climb along the way... Read more


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Thursday Woods Hill Session

06/06/2018

This Thursday (7th) there will be a woods hill session taking place. This session is open to all members of the club who fancy it. We will meet at 7.00pm at the entrance to Worlebury Woods, for a 7.10pm start at the Water Tower. It will consist of a warm-up, a 40 minute session and a warm-down. Look forward to seeing you. JT.

⭐️🚨⭐️LAST CALL FOR 40TH ANNIVERSARY DINNER BOOKINGS⭐️🚨⭐️

04/06/2018

Here’s the menu choices and payment info for our 40th anniversary dinner next Wednesday 13 June at Batch Country House.

To secure your place(s) you need to:


  • send your menu choices to Sheryl Selway
  • pay £15 per person (partners welcome) into the Weston AC social account 20-94-74 13255603 **YOU MUST GIVE YOUR NAME AS PAYMENT REFERENCE**
  • or pay cash / cheque to Paul Snelling, Sheryl or Ian Carpenter **PLEASE PUT PAYMENT IN ENVELOPE WITH YOUR NAME ON IT**

🍧🍛🥗MENU CHOICES🥗🍲🍧

STARTERS

  • Smoked salmon, spinach and cream cheese roulade
  • Melody of melon and mango with a sweet fruit liqueur
  • Grilled goats cheese topped with roasted peppers and a mixed leaf salad

MAINS

  • Roast pork with apple sauce, seasonal vegetables and potatoes
  • Supreme of chicken breast topped with white wine and mushroom sauce
  • Fillet of cod with a parmesan and herb crust and parsley sauce
  • Cannelloni with spinach and ricotta cheese

DESSERTS

  • Apple crumble with custard
  • Trio of mini desserts - chocolate truffle torte, lemon tart & pannacotta
  • Bailey’s cheesecake

New Members

04/06/2018

Please extend a warm welcome to new club members Matthew Frost, Richard Jones and Simon Dury.

Press Release

03/06/2018

Summers second as sun sets on series

Thursday evening saw 270 runners line-up to take on the final race in the five mile Weston Athletic Club prom run series for 2017-18. After the heat of the week, light rain for the majority of the race provided some welcome relief for the runners... Read more


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One Mile Prom Race - May 2018

29/05/2018

Congratulations to all the participants of the last 1 Mile Prom Run of the Series on Thursday 24th May 2018.

A great time from Ollie LOCK as well in under 5 minutes.

A link to the final results is below. If you have any queries with the results then please use the email link below and we will investigate your issue.

Well Done to you all and we look forward to seeing you back for the next series.

Male:
1st - Ollie LOCK (Year 10) - North Somerset AC - 4m 50s
2nd - Ollie CAMPBELL (Year 8) - North Somerset AC - 5m 24s
3rd - Louie BRUNSDON (Year 8) - North Somerset AC - 5m 35s

Female:
1st - Poppy BURTON-DICKIE (Year 9) - North Somerset AC - 6m 03s
2nd - Mary HEMMINGS (Year 8) - North Somerset AC - 6m 22s
3rd - Sophie CARRATT (Year 4) - Unattached - 6m 23s

There were 73 finishers for this last one mile prom in the season.
[ Final Results | E-mail Rob Skeen with Prom Results Query | Prom Page | Paper Entry Form ]

5 Mile Prom Race - May 2018

25/05/2018

Well Done to all the Participants in this last Prom Race of the series 24th May 2018.
Congratulations to all finishers and all prize winners over the series.

A link to the provisional results is below.
If you have any queries with the results then please use the email link below and we will investigate your issue.
The next series will be publicised shortly.

Online and paper entry forms are available using the links below or via the Prom Run page for next series 2018-2019

Male:
1st - Adam STOKES (1895) - Taunton AC - 26m 30s
2nd - Kieron SUMMERS (252) - Weston AC - 27m 49s
3rd - Alan BAKER (1866) - North Somerset AC - 28m 27s

Female:
1st - Jen BISHOP (20) - Clevedon AC - 30m 50s
2nd - Nicky SAVILL (1847) - South West Road Runners - 31m 14s
3rd - Chloe POTTER (1862) - Sheffield HALLIAM - 31m 19s

There were another excellent 270 finishers for this last race of the series.
[ Web Site Results | Click Here to enter online | Send Results Query Email to Split Second Timing | WAC Results | Prom Page ]

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Our Forthcoming Races

Weston Prom Run (September)
Thursday, 20 September 2018 at 19:30
Weston Prom Run (October)
Thursday, 25 October 2018 at 19:30
Weston Prom Run (November)
Thursday, 15 November 2018 at 19:30


Training Diary w/b 18/06/2018

Monday
Hutton Moor 6.50pm for 7.00pm.
Recovery/Easy Run 1 grp.
Tuesday
No session tonight.
Beacon Batch Race.
Thursday
Hutton Moor 6.50pm for 7.00pm.
5-6 led groups. Club Circuit.
Saturday
Drove Road Rec 8.00am.
Rep session.
Sunday
Group runs as usual.


Social Events

No social events are currently planned.

Championship Races

Rowberrow (Tach Series)
Thursday 07 June 2018
Clevedon 10k Midsummer Grandprix Event
Tuesday 12 June 2018
Torbay Half Marathon
Sunday 24 June 2018
Nailsea Festival 10K
Friday 29 June 2018