ATHLETICS & RUNNING
Whether you just want to keep fit, get in shape or run a 5k personal best, the Athletics and Running is the club for you. LSESU Athletics and Running provides weekly training sessions that cater for all abilities and events that will guide you step by step to reach your goal. Everyone is welcome to join, have some fun and make the most out of your time at LSE!
Typical week for the team:
Monday: Track session @ Paddington
Tuesday: Casual Run @NAB
Wednesday: Track session @ Paddington or Casual Run @ NAB
Saturday: Circuits @ Old Building
Sunday: 10km Run @ Regent's Park
Members will receive updates to the full schedule by email each week.
We compete in BUCS (National) for the indoor, cross country, outdoor and combined events championships. We also compete in LUCA (London Universities and Colleges) competitions which include cross country, indoor and outdoor competitions which are fun team events, for all abilities. We also compete in the Hyde Park relays and Teddy Hall Relays in Oxford.
Trips and Tours:
Each year we organise a training weekend or summer camp. In the past we’ve been to the Peak District, attended the Batavierenrace in the Netherlands and for two years have been to Alicante for a summer training camp.
Club President: Kirsten
Running Captain: Katrin Bialluch Running VC:Karina Thornton
Athletics Captain: Alex Kitson Athletics VC: Manuela Capony
Treasurer: Sarah Otter
Social Secretaries: Nikki Mehta & Lillie Potts
Media Officer: Kelly Sarsfield
Outreach Officer: Milena Wuerth
Why pay membership?
Membership includes access to all training sessions, competition entry fees paid for, track training costs, travel for competitions subsidised and the opportunity to go on the summer tour at the end of the year. Most importantly it's a great way to meet new people, have fun and will be the best thing you do at LSE!