Who we are

About Us

ABOUT US

Newcastle (Staffs) Athletics Club. The club was founded in 1964 and continues to thrive, providing opportunities to runners and athletes of all level of abilities to train and compete in a fun and friendly environment.

We pride ourselves on being a friendly and open club with over 200 members, where all members are valued equally whatever their ability or ambitions.  Whether you are a beginner who needs a hand getting started or a more experienced runner who wants to train and race as part of a well established club, we have a session for you. We aim to provide a supportive and social setting in which runners of all ages and abilities can fulfill their potential. Our policy is to ensure all our members are included and encouraged to take part in all our club and team events.  We have a number of qualified coaches who will be only too happy to assess your needs and introduce you to other club members.  We are very proud to have achieved Club Mark status in recognition of the safe environment the club provides for its young athletes to develop their athletic abilities.

Whatever your goals we will have the people and facilities to help you achieve them and improve.

Mission Statement

The object of the club shall be to foster athletics and encourage athletics through competition, training and good fellowships. The club is mindful of the connection between healthy well-being and physical activity and will pursue the theme of mass participation through athletics at all levels of ability.  The club shall provide facilities of the highest standard that are safe and suitable for all users.  The club is committed to incorporating equal opportunities into all aspects of its work and will ensure that no-one suffers discrimination abuse or harassment on the grounds of race, sex, disability, marital status, religious beliefs, sexual orientation or class.

We will always find you someone to run with.