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Site last updated 21 March 2018

Bernie Hercock 1936-2018 RIP
We are saddened to hear of the passing of Bernie Hercock, who had been a member of VAC for a number of years, and most recently President of Enfield & Haringey AC.

A full obituary and tributes appear on the EA site as follows: https://www.englandathletics.org/england-athletics-news/bernie-hercock  14-03-18

VAC subscriptions for April 2018 to March 2019 are now due.
Refer to the Membership page for details.


Under UKA Rules: Runbritain Licence Number: 2018-35080

Race limit: 100 participants 

With Race Walking Association Permits (Category B) 


Tues 17 April:      5 mile road race and 5 mile race walk 

Tues 15 May:       5 mile road race and 5 mile race walk 

Tues 19 June:       5 mile road race and 5 mile race walk (includes VAC members’ Championships) 

Tues 10 July:        5 km road race and 5 mile race walk (Includes VAC members’ Championships for 5km run) 

Tues 7 August:    5 mile road race and 5 mile race walk 

The races are open to all Masters athletes. These are men and women aged 35 and over on race-day.

Start Time 7pm

Location: Registration and number collection is from 6pm outside the Millennium Arena, East Carriage Drive, Battersea Park, London SW11 4NJ.

Entries on the day accepted (subject to a race limit of 100 participants)

For more information see Fixtures and Joining Instructions

Established in 1931 and affiliated to SoEAA, BMAF, RWA & SyCAA we offer competition for Men and Women athletes who are in their prime... Cross-country, road, track & field as well as race walking - something for everyone. Friendly yet individually determined best sums us up. Based in London with members accross the South East we can provide opportunities for you to compete with other like minded veterans or masters (as some now like to be called). Please check out our fixtures and how to join pages. Athletics doesn't stop just because you have reached 35. So, again, I say welcome..