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.

More information on training sessions and joining the club can be found here:


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

July 3, 2024

Sussex AA star Amber Anning shone brightly at the British Championships last weekend. The Brighton & Hove AC athlete took gold in the 400m comfortably booking her place in the… Read More

June 24, 2024

New Club Record – Alex Riley Congratulations to Alex, who has broken an over 40 year old club record for the U20M 1500m achieving an impressive 3:42.37 run at Loughborough… Read More

June 24, 2024

New Club & County Record – Jessica Bliss Congratulations to Jessica, who has broken an over 10 year old club record for the U20W 100m Hurdles! Achieving an impressive 14.15… Read More

June 24, 2024

Club & County Record Alert – George Gilbert Let’s congratulate George, who has broken his own (very recently set) U15B 800m club record achieving a new time of 1:58.63 at… Read More

June 4, 2024

Our AGM will be held on Monday, June 10th, 2024, at 7 p.m. in the Clubhouse. Come along to find out more about the club, participate in important decisions, elect… Read More

May 31, 2024

A rather delayed, but BIG congratulations to Freya, who broke the club record in the Senior Women’s Hammer Throw back in April at the Winchester Season Opener, throwing 48.30m Freya… Read More

May 30, 2024

In the past two weeks, George Gilbert has smashed not one, but two U15 Boys Club Records, which have both stood for over 50 years! On May 19th, George ran… Read More

May 28, 2024

Congratulations to Eadie, who broke her own club record in the 3000m Steeplechase at the BMC Grand Prix this last weekend, clocking in at 11:11.41 !! The previous U20 Women’s… Read More