Athletics & Cross Country

  • Athletics


About Our Group

Welcome to LJMU Athletics & Cross Country. We are looking to share our membership with competitive athletes and beginners!


Our team is open to anyone who wants to join, regardless of your ability and we aim to help create and achieve everyone's personal goals.


We compete in BUCS Athletics and Cross Country league. Cross Country and Indoor athletics is usually held in February and the outdoor athletics at the beginning of May. BUCS is a well-respected fixture in the athletics and cross-country calendar and is a very exciting event to take part in and often attracts big names within our sport, including GB athletes.



Athletics memebrship is £75

Competitive membership: £75 This is for athletes wishing to compete at the British University Championships (Track & Field and XC). It includes Team LJMU Athletics kit*, coaching in desired event, strength and conditioning, BUCs entry fees to 1 or all 3 events, depending on qualification within the team and transport to each event.

Social membership is £20 This is for participates who do not want to compete but still attend social and other athletic events.

Key Information

Our training for sprints, throws and jumps is on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6pm at Liverpool Harriers & AC at Wavertree Athletics Stadium.

The stadium is really easily accessible by any 79 bus from the city centre at both Queens Square and Liverpool ONE bus stations. You can also get the train from Liverpool Lime St Station to Wavertree Technology Park and walk down.

Many students wishing to compete for our team already have their own training arrangements, which is perfectly fine! Just keep in touch and keep checking our Facebook page to make sure we know to enter you into your desired events.

If not just come down and we can fit you into a coaching group best for the events you wish to try out.

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