ATHLETICS: Rugby & Northampton AC

Young athletes and coaches at last week's course
Young athletes and coaches at last week's course

Holiday fun at the track

This week saw the start of the popular Summer Holiday Athletics Activities at the Leisure Centre Track run by Rugby & Northampton Athletics Club.

With over 80 children taking part in week one, the club are looking to introduce more children to athletics in the town and hopefully develop future champions.

The holiday club is led by current young coaches with children aged between 7 and 14 learning and improving their skills in every athletics event. With two further weeks planned August 3-7 and August 17-21 bookings can be made via

The summer series ends with a free three day course August 25-27 for children talent spotted at the recent Primary School Athletics Championships and recommended by local Primary Schools.

For more details or if you haven’t yet confirmed your place on the free course contact Janet on