Welcome


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 a Tuesday and Thursday evening, come along and talk to some of our athletes and coaching staff and see how you can get involved in this great sport.

For advice and information please email Club Secretary Bob Willows: bob.willows@brightonandhoveac.com

Latest News


April 7, 2022

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

January 30, 2023

We’re sad to learn of the death of Andy Wright. He was a stalwart of the club in the 1980s leading a training group made up of some of our… Read More

January 29, 2023

Congratulations to Amber Anning who broke her club and county record over 400m, flying to a 51.56s clocking indoors on her college track at the University of Arkansas.  The time… Read More

January 24, 2023

Sat 21st Jan at Coomes Farm saw cold but near perfect conditions for cross country racing and the great news is that all 5 of Brighton and Hove ACs teams… Read More

January 18, 2023

Well done to all of our athletes who competed in the Southern Indoor Championships at Lee Valley last weekend. There was double delight for under-13 Louis Ashworth, who won both… Read More

January 16, 2023

It is with great sadness that we share news of the death of former Brighton and Hove AC member Dave Boxall, aged 89. Dave was one of Sussex’s and British… Read More

January 12, 2023

Report of the younger age groups by Pete Witcomb Again, there were many outstanding individual and team results at the Sussex cross country championships at a muddy and windy Bexhill… Read More

Boxing day races start

December 28, 2022

We had a beautiful day for the return of the Boxing Day Races at Preston Park in Brighton, which took place after a three-year absence. It was the 90th Anniversary… Read More

December 17, 2022

Despite illness and injury, there was still another excellent turnout for the 3rd Sussex cross country league held in Stanmer park. With one league meeting to go, we have four… Read More