Some clubs from outside Essex are shown (west of River Lea) and so are some ad hoc running groups.


Key - BLUE = Essex AA affiliated clubs. GREEN = England Athletics Clubs/Run Together Groups PINK - Ad Hoc Groups


Club training nights are on Monday and Wednesday evenings.

Youth Development school years 6: 18.00 – 19.00
Youth Development school years 7/8: 18.30- 19.30
Club school year 7+ Seniors: 19.00 – 20.00+

Be Fit Today Track Academy (BFTTA) is an exciting revolutionary track club which focuses on developing unharnessed potential.

Our club serves the community and accepts members from 6 years old and upwards to adults.

Our main sites are at Jim Peters Stadium in Barking, and our satellite club is at Lee Valley Athletics centre, in Edmonton.

Our Adult Club trains every Tuesday and Thursday at The Pavillion, at the end of Brook Road, Benfleet.                                                                    

We are a friendly family club catering for runners of all abilities, from 11 years old and upwards.                                                                         

Bishop’s Stortford Running Club was formed way back in February 1983.  Our aim was then, and still remains, to help each other

Boxted Runners was founded by Vanessa Dolling in June 2017, with a clear vision to be the friendliest, most encouraging and supportive running club for everyone in north Essex / Suffolk. The aim was to inspire people who haven’t run before to come along, give it a go and join in our running community too.

Braintree & District Athletic Club provides a wide range of Athletics Training and Competition for both new and experienced athletes in the Braintree Area.

Formed 1987. The club exists to be to be an inclusive road and off road running club within Brentwood and the surrounding area.

C&C was founded in 1961 from a merger of two clubs, Cambridge City Athletic Club and Coleridge Athletic Club. 

We have around 900 members around 800 of whom are active. Around 40% of the club’s membership is young athletes, under 18 years old. Another 20% are adult track and field and the remainder focus on road running and other endurance events such as cross country and even fell running.

The club was founded in 1975 by Alan Perkins and now boasts a membership of over 140 runners.                                                          

Chelmsford Athletics Club was formed in 1934. The club operates from Under 13s to Vets with full track and field team and road runners.

Colchester and Tendring Athletics Club is a family friendly, inclusive club. Our dedicated volunteer coaches provide an excellent quality of coaching for all ages and abilities, including fun training activities for younger athletes covering all athletics disciplines.

The club competes in a wide range of competitions from the London marathon to local fun runs.                                                              

The Club - Founded in 1988. A jogging club to start with but over the years we have progressed to a full road running and cross country club.

Established in 2009 we are a group of people who came together to enable us to get fit or help train for an event. As a group we are of mixed abilities but our joint aim is to continue to improve and have fun

Our principal training venue is Basildon Sporting Village but we also train at Runnymede Swimming Pool in Thundersley, Sweyne Park School in Rayleigh and we have occasional use of Ford's test track at Dunton for closed road cycling. Our social winter bike rides generally start at Rayleigh  We welcome anyone from age 8 (at the end of the calendar year) up. 

East London Runners is a growing running club of over 250 members based in Wanstead, East London.                                                            

Eton Manor AC is one of the oldest running and athletics clubs in east London.                                                               

Grange   Farm   &   Dunmow   Runners have   been introducing  people  to  the  benefits  of  running  for  over 30 years.

We welcomes new members of all ages/abilities to join us for training and the opportunity to compete in the many races that we attend throughout the year.

Halstead Road Runners began life in 1985 when a group of like-minded individuals decided to jump on the trend at that time and form the club.

Harlow Running Club is based at Mark Hall Community Sports Centre, off London Road. We are a friendly club, affiliated to UK athletics

The club was originally founded in 1982 and now with over 150 members, covering veterans, adults, ladies and juniors.

We have been running together since 1990 and have gone from strength to strength. We have approximately 150 members of differing abilities

Havering Athletic Club was formed in 1968 through the merger of the former Romford AC (formed 1951) and the Hornchurch Harriers Club (formed 1953),

Formed in July 2013, and formally recognised by England Athletics in October 2013, the Club was established against the background of the Athletic

Herts Phoenix AC is a registered athletics club with UK Athletics, and has achieved Club Mark status.

Herts Phoenix AC was formed in March 2002 by the merger of two well established Hertfordshire Clubs - Verlea AC and Hertford and Ware AC. Herts Phoenix trains across 2 bases; Wodson Park, Ware and Gosling Stadium, Welwyn Garden City. 

The Club has an extensive team of coaches covering all events including Cross Country, Road Running, Race Walking, and Track and Field, with teams at all age groups from SportsHall to veterans.  

We are an inclusive friendly club catering for runners and athletes of all standards and abilities across all disciplines,

No matter what your age ability or level you are welcome.  Whether your favourite sport is running swimming cycling or triathlon we train together at all levels.  We are a small friendly and dedicated club based around Rochford, Essex that supports athletes at any stage in their sport.  We organise training throughout the year three to fours times per week. 

We are a young and growing club keen to welcome new members.  Come along to a training session and try for yourself before joining us.

We are a friendly running club located around the areas of Leigh on Sea & Chalkwell.                                                           

We are a small, sociable mixed gender and ability off-road running and walking club based in Little Baddow near Danbury in Chelmsford, Essex.We are based at Little Baddow recreational ground in Chelmsford

Little Baddow is close to Danbury hill, one of highest points in the county of Essex, so there’s lots of testing terrain

Loughton Athletic Club is a small, friendly club run by its members for its members. Our runners, throwers, jumpers and walkers compete in track and field meetings in the summer and at cross country and road racing fixtures during the winter.

Many of our members simply want to run to keep fit and are happy to train and compete informally.

We are a small, friendly, Essex based running club, affiliated to the Essex Athletic Association and to the Southern Counties Athletic Association,

We are situated in the London Borough of Newham, and are a recognised pillar within the local community. We were conferred with the Honorary  Freedom of the London Borough of Newham on 19 May 2016. 

Orion Harriers was founded in 1911 as a cross country running club to become today the largest community based sports club in Waltham Forest.

Whether you want to improve your fitness levels through walking or run a marathon, we provide all levels of guidance and training sessions.

Pitsea Running Club was started in 1984, by half a dozen ‘joggers’ all interested in running and keeping fit.

Rochford Running Club (RRC) was formed in 2012 to serve the community of Rochford (Essex) and the surrounding area. From humble beginnings the Club has now grown substantially and has gained affiliation (No : 7692338) with the national governing body, England Athletics.

As the name suggests we are a running club. We have around 150 members drawn from the town and local villages

Southend-on-Sea Athletic Club is an athletics club based in Essex. The club has one track, which is based at Southend Leisure and Tennis Centre.

Club headquarters are based at Springfield Cricket Club clubhouse in Coronation Park. 

Thurrock Harriers is a small friendly running club in Thurrock, which welcomes news and existing members of all ages and abilities.

Formed 1984. Tiptree Road Runners is a small friendly club taking part in road, cross-country and trail races throughout the year. 

We’re a very friendly athletics club based in Victoria Park, east London. We have a wide range of members, from absolute beginners to world-class athletes. We also have members who specialise in coaching, officiating and timekeeping.

We are a friendly bunch with more than 200 members and our club meets at Witham Football Club on Spa Road, Witham.

Athletes of all standards are invited to join this all-inclusive club. 

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