Training & Coaching

Richard Carter




Specialist Disciplines:

Originally Endurance but now specialise in Junior Athletics Age Groups

Age Groups:

Under 11's and Under 13's (school years 4-7)

Training Days:

Tuesday, Thursday

Coaching Qualifications and Background:

Level 2 UKA Coach (Endurance), Leader in Running Fitness, work as a Teacher

Athletics Background:

Background - ran for B&H AC from 1975, was National Schools Champ 3 times track and XC in 80's, National XC Champ and 10th in World XC Still hold a number of Under-20 records in Sussex, Helped started parkrun in Brighton in 2007, Started the Withdean athletics academy in 2012

Favourite Music:


Favourite Movie:

I love sci-fi and action movies

Favourite Food:

I eat everything - just wish it could be healthier

Worst Job:

I've not had one, love teaching and enjoyed Retail when I did that

Favourite Athletes:

My Dad Chris Carter (obviously) David Moorcroft, Mo Farah