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benenden health confirms City of York Athletic Club sponsorship for 2014!

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benenden health will continue to actively support York’s Olympic legacy by remaining the main sponsor for the City of York Athletic Club for 2014 – helping to secure the financial future of the Club and also allowing the Club to continue its work in schools and the wider community. Benenden health, a York-based organisation and one of the UK’s leading mutual healthcare providers, will be main sponsor of the club for 2014 – a partnership which will include supporting the Club’s flagship athletics competition the benenden health Summer League.  We are absolutely delighted to continue our partnership with a sponsor that shares our values and proactively contributes so significantly to community sport. We hope you will find time to access their webpages through this link and consider the benefits to you and your family of healthcare protection.

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The benenden health summer league individual standings are now available.  At the halfway mark of the season the current leaders are: Patrica Walker; Joe Hadfield; Isabelle Stones; Alfie Bugg; Amy Rolfe; Adam Horwell; Alice Linaker; Adam Hendry; Charlotte Stamp; Andrew Morgan-Harrison; Maria Williams; David Dowson; Laura Carter and Nick Smith more...
Athletics Shine Sessions Shine park sessions hosted by City of York Athletic Club offer free athletic activities for all. These will be run throughout the summer holiday and are based at local parks: West Bank Park, Hull Road Park, Acomb Green, Rawcliffe Country Park and Fenby Field. The ‘open to all’ more...
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Welcome to City of York Athletic Club website! City of York AC is a local grassroots Athletic Club catering for beginner and elite athletes, newcomers and veterans alike. We offer quality and friendly coaching in a supportive environment providing opportunities for all participants to try all track and field events and cross country running. We have an established disability athletes group and run weekly athletics training sessions in York to cater for all ages from 5 for levels of ability.

Newsletter

The first 2014 edition will be out shortly

Volunteer

We rely on volunteers to help support the succesful running of all aspects of the club. This includes direct coaching and officiating as well as the essential ‘behind the scenes’ contributions. For volunteering opportunities or coaching positions please contact any committee member or contact us directly by email at enquiries.coyac@hotmail.co.uk  More information here

Train, compete, have Fun!

We have over 600 members with over 75% under 15 who take part in training across 5 nights each week. Our qualified coaches work with all age groups and deliver specialist activities across Track and Field and Cross Country. There is a focus on having fun and enjoying sport and we also take part in Atheltic events across the UK and host our own Events in York.

 

 

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