Senior athletes (age 17 and over)
You are welcome to come along to training sessions for two or three weeks to see whether you will be happy at the club. If you then decide to join, we will ask you to complete a membership application form (see below), which should be returned to the Membership Secretary together with the appropriate fee. All athletes must be members if they wish to continue training with and competing for the club. To find out about joining in for a few trial sessions, take a look at the information on our training pages and contact us using the form on this page.
Junior athletes (age 9 to 17)
If you have responsibility for a junior interested in joining, look at our our training pages to find out a bit more and then contact us using the contact form to discuss trying out a session or to ask any questions.
Annual subscriptions are:
Seniors (17 and over): £45
Junior (under 17), full-time students and unwaged: £35
Membership includes entry to Withdean Stadium on training nights (Wednesdays 5.30pm-8pm).
Membership is renewable in March or September, depending on when you join.
Any athlete aged 11 or over who wishes to compete as a First Claim member in UKA sanctioned events must be registered by the club with England Athletics who will then send a licence to each individual athlete. We are required to notify England Athletics of the athlete’s name, gender, date of birth and address. We are assured that personal data will not be shared with third parties without the athlete’s express consent.
To join, please print out the form, complete and send with a cheque to the Membership Coordinator.
**Please note that we are unable to refund any membership fees if you decide to leave the club part way through the year.
For online payment please remit to:
Barclays Bank sort code 20-12-75
Account - Phoenix Athletic Club 00044083
Ref SUBS + your name
Please email the membership coordinator to inform them that you have paid on BACs – failure to email may delay your membership and lead to you being chased for payment.