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.

Come along and talk to some of our athletes and coaching staff and see how you can get involved in this great sport.

For information please contact Mike Ellis Martin: mike.ellismartin@brightonandhoveac.com

Latest News


June 18, 2019

On Friday the 14th June over 45 Brighton and Hove AC under 13 athletes competed in the second  Sussex league match (East division) on home ground. As such we had… Read More

June 16, 2019

Amber Anning bounced back to top form, with a Sussex record, in her first outdoor 400 metres for nearly two years​. Competing​ at the European Athletics Classic meeting in Geneva on… Read More

June 12, 2019

Brighton & Hove AC club coach, Alex Rawlinson,  is researching his dissertation and needs help from volunteers over the age of 18. The info is here: Participant info sheet Please… Read More

June 11, 2019

Our club has a code of conduct which communicates what athletes and prospective athletes can expect from Brighton & Hove AC and what we, as a club, expect from you… Read More

June 10, 2019

In dreadful weather conditions Brighton and Hove AC athletes descended on K2 Crawley on Saturday to represent their various districts at the Sussex Schools’ Championships. There were many successes and… Read More

June 9, 2019

93-year-old John Hay who died last week was a former president of Brighton & Hove AC. His friend and veteran club member Roy Taylor shared his memories of John: It… Read More

June 7, 2019

We have just had some more very sad news as a club and learned that Brighton & Hove AC Olympian Roy Cruttenden died on 3rd June. Born 18 February 1925… Read More

June 7, 2019

The  funeral of Derek Wood, a former president of Brighton & Hove AC and long-standing Sussex AA timekeeper, will be held on Friday 14th June at 10.00am at Downs Crematorium… Read More