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, but please contact us first as for obvious health and safety reasons we need to get a few details from (emergency contact details etc.) which will be kept securely just let us know and we will send you the details for how to pay 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 16)
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
We also have some other discretionary rates and a financial hardship scheme. Membership includes entry to Withdean Stadium on training nights (Wednesdays 5.30pm-8pm)and UK Athletics registration fee for over 11s.
Membership is renewable annually and the membership year runs from April to the following March. So your first year's membership may cover less than 12 months, or up to a maximum of 15 months, depending on your joining date.
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.
Join For free trial membership, just email us using our contact form and we will send you a link so you can register your details with us. If you are ready to join as a full member let us know and we will send you the detaiis for online payment.
**Please note that we are unable to refund any membership fees if you decide to leave the club part way through the year.
Once we have sent you your personal log in details you can update your details here any time as a trial or full member