Track and Field Athletics
- Tuesdays and Thursdays – 5:00pm – 6:30pm
- Saturdays – 11:00 am – 12:30pm
Track Academy deliver a high quality, affordable and holistic training programme to local communities, aged 10 (primary year 6) to 21 years old, which is not matched anywhere else in Europe. We help the most deprived children and young people in London fulfil their potential in life through sport and have been transforming their lives since 2011.
We provide a strong emphasis on three disciplines of athletics: ‘Run, Jump, Throw’, with the introduction of group swaps to encourage the development of inter-group communication to widen experiences of the student athletes.
Track Academy not only host indoors and outdoors meets twice a year, but also encourage athletes to compete in fixtures track and field events locally; South of England and Nationals competitions ranging from U13, U15, U17, U20, U23 and seniors.
Track Academy is affiliated with a registered competing club based London. Athletes are issued with an (England Athletics) EA number which is uploaded onto the ‘Power of 10’ website, when competing. The ‘Power of 10’ provide UK targets and ranking positions and is known to motivate competitors, coaches and clubs.
Once a year, an opportunity of a life-time, senior athletes are invited to train aboard amongst elite international athletes with their coaches. Warm Weather Training overseas, is not a holiday camp, but a training camp to gain learning experiences of new techniques, a chance to discovering strength and abilities in warmer climates as well as an opportunity to re-charge and focus on techniques and speed drills.