DRC Juniors

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Coronavirus Update

All Junior sessions cancelled until further notice, we will update our programme information as soon as possible. We hope everyone is able to stay safe, stay healthy and where possible stay active.

Summer Programmes

This is our planned activities for the Summer, we will continue to monitor the situation regarding Coronavirus and update details as soon as we can.

Yr7+ Athletics and Running

For 11-18yr olds – Wednesdays 6.00-7.30pm meet at Rugby Club.

Summer Athletics

For all junior athletes (7-18yr olds) – Thursdays 6.00-7.00pm at the Rugby Club.

Saturday Running and Athletics

Trail Running and Athletics for all junior athletes (7-18yr olds). These sessions include orienteering, trail running, grass track athletics and training sessions at one of our local athletics tracks (usually Yate or Blackbridge).

The calendar below also contains details of other special one-off events and local championship events that you might be interested in.

(Membership form below)

DRC Junior Section Vision

To encourage young athletes to participate and enjoy a wide range of running and athletics activities, providing opportunities for athletic development and competition, embedding a healthy appetite for sport and exercise which will continue into adulthood.

What is on offer?

We provide a number of opportunities for Junior Members to take part in running and athletics activities. DRC Junior members are aged between 7 (school year 3) and 18. All training sessions are delivered by DBS checked, UK Athletics qualified coaches and coaching assistants.

Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug
Muddy Running (Sat) Summer Athletics (Sat) Mini Athletics (Sat)
Kickstart Athletics (Thu) Indoor Athletics (Fri) Summer Athletics (Thu)
Yr7 Athletics & Running (Wed) Chatty Running (Wed)

Membership is £20 for the year. Optionally you may affiliate your Junior to England Athletics, this will be an additional cost – charged at the current EA affiliation cost, but unless you are entering regional events it is unlikely you will need this. The below is the membership form which includes details of how to pay:

Please check the programme information for up to date information regarding current junior sessions available.