Copeland Athletics Club

About The Club

Copeland AC is a small but friendly club based in the Lake District, in the town of Whitehaven Cumbria.

Our aims are to develop athletics in the West Cumbria area.

We pride ourselves on catering for all needs and abilities. We have an emphasis on fun and diversity for younger athletes.

Training Times

Younger athletes (aged from 7-11) 

March to September – at the Copeland Athletics Stadium Hensingham Whitehaven

Tuesday 5:30pm-6:30pm

Thursday 5:30pm-6:30pm

October to February – Whitehaven Academy Sports Hall

Tuesday 5:00pm-6:00pm

Thursday 5:00pm-6:00pm

Coaches: Andy, Hazel, Phil, Jim 

The following are all Year at the Copeland Athletics Stadium Hensingham,  Whitehaven

Sprinters (aged 11 upwards)

Tuesday 6:30pm-7:30pm

Thursday 6:30pm-7:30pm

Friday 6pm-7:15pm

Sunday 12pm-1:15pm

Coach: Andrew, Jayne

Middle Distance (aged 11 upwards)

Tuesday 5:45pm-6:30pm

Thursday 5:45pm-6:30pm

Friday 6pm-7:15pm

Sunday 12pm-1:15pm

Coach: Andrew


Sessions cost £2.50 per athlete, the first session is free. 

Upcoming Events

Cumbria League: 25th April, Whitehaven. 23rd May, Carlisle. 27th June, Barrow. 5th September, Whitehaven.

County Championships: 9th May, Whitehaven. 

YDL Lower: 16th May, Wigan. 6th June, Lancaster. 18th July, Leigh. 8th August, Bury.

YDL Upper: 26th April, Preston. 24th May, Liverpool. 21st June, Trafford.

Note: YDL Competitions are based on being selected to represent Team North Cumbria.

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Health Quote

Success isn’t given

It’s Earned on the track, on the field, in the gym.

With blood, sweat and the occasional TEAR.