Welcome to the Official Weston A.C. Website

We promote road and trail running in Weston-super-Mare and the surrounding area. We cater for runners of all abilities and have an active membership of about 180. We present a varied programme of training, racing and social events throughout the year.

Latest News

New Members

20/09/2014

Please extend a warm welcome to new members Stefania Merrifield, Louise Redman and Russ Purcell.

WAC T-shirts - Final reminder

19/09/2014

There are just 11 days left to order your long-sleeved tees (closing date is 31st SEPTEMBER) If you have ordered one of the Berghaus tops then please make sure you have paid Dave Jones before the closing date. If payment is not received then your order will not be placed.
[Send an E-Mail to Dave Jones]

Christmas Cracker - Time is running out to enter!

19/09/2014

Places for the 2014 Christmas Cracker on 7th December are going very quickly. As at 22/09/14 we have received 1963 entries out of a capacity of 2000 so enter now to avoid disappointment. We have reached full capacity early for each of the past 18 years so don't leave it to the last minute. There are absolutely no entries available on the day.

We have changed our online entry supplier this year which means the total cost of entry, including processing fee, is lower than in 2013. You can pay by credit/debit card or via PayPal.
[ Cracker Online Entry | Cracker Webpage | Email Cracker Enquiry ]

One Mile Prom Race

18/09/2014

Congratulations to all the participants of the first 1 Mile Prom Run of the Series 2014-2015 on Thursday 18th September. A link to the final results is below. If you have any queries with the results then please use the email link below and we will investigate your issue.
The next Prom Race in the Series 2014-2015 is on Thursday 30th October 2014.

Male:
1st - Jaylan Bacon - North Somerset AC - 5m 09s
2nd - Harvey Wright - North Somerset AC - 5m 28s
3rd - Jude Noon - Unattached - 5m 33s

Female:
1st - Maise Squire - North Somerset AC - 6m 27s
2nd - Jasmine Poole - Unattached - 6m 41s
3rd - Connie Ballentine - North Somerset AC - 6m 49s

There were an excellent 65 finishers.
[ Final Results | E-mail Rob Skeen with Prom Results Query | Prom Page | Paper Entry Form ]

5 Mile Prom Race - Sept

18/09/2014

Welcome to the Promster First Timers. Welcome back to the hard core Promsters. Hope you all had a good first 5 Mile Prom Race of the season this warm Thursday 18th September. A link to the provisional results is below. If you have any queries with the results then please use the email link below and we will investigate your issue, including the duplicate no 36 runner.
The next run in the series will be 30th October 2014.
Online and paper entry forms are available using the links below or via the Prom Run page, but please be advised that On-Line entries for October's race close on Tuesday 28th October.

Male:
1st - Andrew Cooke (377) - Bristol & West AC - 27m 46s
2nd - Luke Murray (240) - Clevedon AC - 27m 56s
3rd - Alex Crossland (113) - Clevedon AC - 28m 04s

Female:
1st - Nicola Brookland (1046) - Bristol & West AC - 29m 24s
2nd - Julie Poole (235) - Clevedon AC - 32m 36s
3rd - Louise Manson (293) - Clevedon AC - 33m 01s

There were 288 finishers for this race.
[ Provisional Results | Click Here to enter online | Send Results Query Email to PromEntry | WAC Results | Prom Page ]

Prom Run Series 2014-15 - Starts tonight!

18/09/2014

The first races of the 2014-15 Prom Run Series take place tonight (Thursday 18th September 2014). The race HQ and start times are the same as last year, details of which can be found on the Prom web page (link below).

Once again we will be hosting the 1 and 5 mile formats of the Prom Series. As this is the first race in the series please allow yourself plenty of time to pick up your race number from race HQ before the race start time. You can enter the race/series on the night and team submissions can be made up until midnight Tuesday 28th October 2014 online or by 7.30pm on Thursday 30th October if submitting via paper form at race HQ.
[ Click Here to enter online | Prom Web Page | Click Here for paper entry form ]

5k Handicap Results

18/09/2014

Please find below a link to the September 2014 5k Handicap Results.

A reminder that the next Handicap race takes place on Tuesday 7th October 2014.
[ September 2014 Results and October 2014 Handicap | All Results since Dec 2010 (Excel) ]

New Members

15/09/2014

Please extend a warm welcome to new club members Lorraine Smith and Julie Monaghan.

September One Mile Time Trial

15/09/2014

Well done to everyone who took part in the September one mile time trial. Dominic Taylor-Jones was the fastest male with 4.56 and Michelle Fryer was the fastest female with 6.19. The full results are available via the link below. If you have a query with the results please use the email link to contact the webmaster.

[ Results | Send results query e-mail to Webmaster ]

Oldbury 10 Mile

14/09/2014

Congratulations to the WAC participants of the 2014 Oldbury 10 Mile on Sunday 14 September. The full results are available via the link below. If you have a query with the results please use the email link to contact the webmaster.

Male:
1st - Kieron Summers - 59m 34s - 6th overall
2nd - David Stock - 1h 2m 33s - 11th overall
3rd - Stephen Kibblewhite - 1h 5m 39s - 21st overall

Female:
1st - Phil Richards - 1h 11m 58s - 51st overall
2nd - Nia Davies - 1h 18m 50s - 75th overall
3rd - Stephanie Shute - 1h 27m 48s - 94th overall

There were 273 finishers.
[ Results | WAC Times | Send results query e-mail to Webmaster ]

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Our Forthcoming Races

Mendip Muddle
Sunday, 12 October 2014 at 11:00
One Mile Prom Run
Thursday, 30 October 2014 at 18:45
Weston Prom Run (October)
Thursday, 30 October 2014 at 19:30


Training Diary w/b 22/09/2014

Monday
Hutton Moor 7.00pm. New Recovery/Steady Run route.
1 Group led by J.T.
Tuesday
Promenade (rectangular shelter) 7.00pm.
Session led by Coaching Team.
Thursday
Hutton Moor 7.00pm
5 led groups. Hills route.
Saturday Session
Tropicana 8.00am.
Reps session led by Coaching Team
Sunday
Various Sunday Groups.


Social Events

Presidents Breakfast Run
Saturday, 22 November 2014 at 09:00

Championship Races

Oldbury Power Station 10 Grandprix Event
Sunday 14 September 2014
Weston Prom Run (September)
Thursday 18 September 2014
Bristol Half Marathon Grandprix Event
Sunday 21 September 2014