Hello and welcome to Brighton and Hove AC, the largest and oldest Athletic Club in the area.

We are a vibrant and thriving club which strives to promote health and well-being in the community through athletic excellence.

Our skilled and experienced coaching staff support athletes of all abilities in the disciplines of track and field, cross-country and road running.

Our athletes, ranging in age from nine to 90, take part in competitions and leagues year-round.

We train at Withdean Stadium on Tuesday (17:00-20:15) and Thursday (17:00-20:00) evenings and on other days and times by arrangement with individual coaches.  Come along and talk to some of our athletes and coaching staff and see how you can get involved in this great sport.

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Latest News

April 7, 2023

Do you need help to pay for training, membership, injury issues or competition expenses to represent the club? Brighton & Hove Athletic Club has a dedicated fund to support club… Read More

December 6, 2023

First, a big thanks all the volunteers who helped in any capacity before and during the third Sussex Cross-Country League match at Stanmer Park last Saturday. Without you giving up… Read More

November 24, 2023

Save the Date! On 26th December, join us for the club’s 91st Boxing Day Races, now renamed in honour of club legend Chris Carter (father of junior coach Richard Carter).… Read More

November 20, 2023

Congratulations to all our 10k individual, team and Junior mile runners! Despite the brutal wind, there were many solid performances. Nick Dawson was our first athlete home in 32:11, and… Read More

November 19, 2023

We are sad to learn of the death of Brighton & Hove AC Life Member Arthur Jones,  who has passed away in Australia. Representing Great Britain in the racewalk at… Read More

November 16, 2023

By Team Manager Jay Potton Our athletes once again showcased their prowess across all age groups, conquering soft and, at times, boggy terrain due to weeks of relentless rain. Long… Read More

Kathleen Law

November 14, 2023

Congratulations are in order for recently turned V35 Brighton and Hove AC athlete, Kathleen Law, who was selected to run in the V35 to 39 team for Northern Ireland in… Read More

November 3, 2023

Your club needs you … ….. on Sunday morning, 19th November 2023. Calling all B&H club members from age 18 and all parents/guardians. The Brighton 10k  https://www.brighton10k.co.uk/ is our own club’s annual road race… Read More

November 2, 2023

Unfortunately, and once again, club training at Withdean Stadium is cancelled tonight, 2nd November 2023. This is due to the amber and yellow warnings associated with Storm Ciaran. The leisure centre manager and… Read More