Derby Athletic Club News and updates
Covid advice at Derby Athletic Club
As a club we have a responsibility to work to keep our athletes, coaches and volunteers who attend safe and well. In the light of the emergence of the new Covid variant Omicron and the fact that Covid is still a cause of concern, we are advising the following precautions: Do not attend training if […]
Success for DAC cross country runners at Markeaton Park
The North Midlands Markeaton Park cross country event saw great results across all age groups. with many of the club’s younger athletes racing XC for the first time. Notable amongst a clutch of good efforts were the U13 girls who finished first overall and held on to first place in the league, alongside the U15 […]
Autumn and winter fixtures – cross country and indoors
Derby Athletic Club members are invited to make a note of the dates for the 2021/2022 autumn and winter fixtures – please compete in as many events as you are able to and support your club. 18 September 2021: Northern Area Road Relay Championships (U13/15/17/Seniors) – Redcar, North East. 9 October 2021: English National Road […]
Tributes paid to Alan Domleo
Derby Athletic Club members and friends were saddened to hear the news of the death of club stalwart Alan Domleo on 23 August. Alan was known to all at the club as a keen coach and supporter of all club members, especially encouraging younger ones’ interest in the sport he loved so much. What some […]
Cross-country season is almost upon us
A super season of track and field is coming to an end with the final YDL meetings and the County Champs in September. That means the start of the cross-country and road running season, with road and cross country Northern and National Relay Championships. Details are: 18 September: Northern Road relays in Redcar for under […]
Download our guide to track and field events this summer – please compete for your club!
We are delighted to let athletes and parents/carers know that thanks to a lot of hard work by those involved, there is a programme of athletics events planned for this summer. Please see attached a guide to the track and field athletics events coming up this summer. You can download it and print it off. […]
Could you be a volunteer at the club? Watch our video for more details!
With a return to training and a new summer season on the horizon, have you thought about volunteering to help Derby Athletic Club? You don’t have to make a big commitment of time and it’s fun. You will meet new friends, support your child if they are a club member, learn a new skill, maybe […]
Club AGM is Thursday 25 March
Thursday 25 March is Derby Athletic Club’s 2021 AGM – a virtual event and all are welcome. It’s at 7.30pm and the meeting ID is : 822 4674 0211; passcode: fDYb19 Click here for the link to the Zoom meeting. Please come along and help us map out the future of our great athletic club.
Derby Summer Saturday Athletics
Our first session is planned for Saturday 10 April 10am -11.30am.
Tier 4 restrictions mean Moorways will not reopen on 4 January
Derby Athletic Club is sorry to report that due to Derby and Derbyshire moving into Tier 4, Moorways Stadium will not reopen after Christmas on 4 January as planned. This means that the track and field areas at Moorways remain closed until further notice and no Derby Athletic Club training will be taking place. Some […]