Help Needed for April Open

With the first open less than four weeks away we are looking to recruit helpers for the evening. We need people to help with refreshments in the cabin and extra help with the field events.

The first event starts at 5:30 and the last event starts at 7:30 if you can give some time please can you contact:

Diane Reavey – to help with refreshments, we would like to have hep from 4:30 to 8:00

Tracey Jones – to help with field events or help set-up track and field facilties,

SAC Open 11th April open for Entries

The SAC Wednesday Evening Open on 11th April is now open for entries.

There is a limit to the number of field entries and a closing date of Wednesday 4th April at 12:00 noon or when event is full.

The times of events are listed as provisional and may change. Check the SAC website for any updates to the timetable.

Wednesday 11th April Open: Enter Here
Further details can be found on the SAC Events Calendar: Events Calendar

SAC Open Dates Confirmed

Southampton Athletic Club are pleased to confirm this years open date as:

– Wednesday 11th April,
– Wednesday 2nd May,
– Wednesday 6th June and
– Saturday 1st September

A provisional timetable for the first open is available from the events calendar and details of how to enter will be posted on the events calendar page in March.


Contacts : (ASHLEY FORBES) Responsible for arranging and recruiting the mixed teams and compiling the results for our own teams and then the final table for the whole event (PAUL JOHNSON) Most important role to liase with other running clubs who want to run teams and respond to general queries / problems. (NICCI BLANDFORD) Responsible for arranging and recruiting ladies team

The Mile of Miles event takes place on Wednesday 14th June at 7.30pm on Southampton Sports Centre Athletics Track If you would like to run and record a timed mile during a unique and very enjoyable 10 mile relay event please contact Ashley or Nicci. There is no minimum standard required to run all members are welcome to compete. Cost is £2 per athlete (senior) and £1 per athlete (junior)

Lastly if you have relevant skills perhaps you would consider filming the event  downloading the resultant film onto Youtube or similar media to help promote the event and preserve its memory please contact Paul Johnson. We even have permission to film using a drone over the track as it is taking place!