About Us

The Forest of Dean Athletics Club is a UK Athletics affiliated Athletics Club founded in 1982. Based at the Five Acres Sports Centre in Berry Hill near Coleford in the Forest of Dean. We compete in Track and Field Athletics, Sportshall Athletics, Cross Country Running, Fell Running and Road Running.

We are a small but friendly club, well known for the way in which we punch well above our weight in competitions. We have many county champions in our squad, our athletes have regularly represented the county in inter-counties events and at the UK Schools Olympics. The club has been awarded ‘Clubmark’ an indication of the quality of our systems of health and safety and athlete care.

To find out where we are based, click on the “How to find us” tab.

To find out how to become a member please click on the ‘Join Us‘ tab.

To find out about Training, click on the “Training 2014” tab.