The Manchester Met Athletics Club is one of our performance sports. This provides an integrated pathway into local clubs such as Trafford Athletics Club and Sale Athletics Club. We also have athletes working with British Athletics. The athletics club members train and compete in various events, from track and road running, cross-country, field events and throws.

BUS Level

The Athletics team compete in numerous events such as the BUCS Championships, Manchester Cross Country league, inter-university relays and a whole host of other competitions and meets.

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Our sport staff

Coaches and support staff

Jamaican record holder Steve Green coaches the Athletics Team, specialising in middle/long distance track, road and cross country training.

A Commonwealth Games 1500m finalist, Steve has a vast amount of coaching experience including working as Athletics Development Officer for Guernsey Athletic Club and Trafford AC.

Our sport facilities

Training facilities and times

All teams train at various weekly locations with the base being at Platt Lane Sports complex.

Mondays 17:45 - Meet at Brooks Buiding with training on grass playing field at Alexandra Park, Salford Quays or Etihad Stadium

Tuesdays 16:30 - 18:00: Gym/circuit training

Thursdays 17:00 - 18:00: Gym/circuit training


This years Athletics scholars

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Partners, links and pathways

British Athletics

Sale Athletics Club

Trafford Athletics Clubs

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