Timetable published for June Open

Final timetable published for June 28th Open.

june 28 Wednesday Evening Open

We are still looking for helpers on the night to help run the portacabin, help with issuing race numbers, lining the runners for their races, providing refreshments to the officials and helping with the field officials.

If you can spare any time on Wednesday night please get in touch with one of the organisers or email me and I will put you in touch with the right person.

Many thanks



Contacts : asherp404@hotmail.com (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
bullseyejoh@gmail.com (PAUL JOHNSON) Most important role to liase with other running clubs who want to run teams and respond to general queries / problems.
niccibee180@hotmail.com (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!

Dave back in paralympic action today

Dave Henson returns to paralympic action today with the semi-finals of the T42 100m taking place at approximately 4.45pm this afternoon.

After a magnificent bronze medal in the T42 200m on Sunday evening, Dave will go into the race full of confidence and hoping to make tomorrow’s final.



Dave describes what’s to come

As the paralympics begin in Rio, life-member Dave Henson in his latest blog for British Athletics describes his competition schedule and what lies in wait over the next week or so.

Read all about what it feels like as Southampton AC’s very own paralympian is about to compete on the biggest stage in sport through the link below.