Training latest

17 Sep 2020

Croydon Arena sadly remains shut due to the ongoing issues surrounding the pandemic. We are doing everything in our power to liaise with the Council and GLL to search for alternative solutions as well as a reopening date.

Sessions available at the moment are listed below. Please contact each coach directly if you’d like to attend any of the sessions. Hover over their name for their contact details.

Adult endurance running

Tuesday 6pm with David @ Purley Way Playing Fields. Email David and he will send you the location pin.

Thursday 6.30pm with James @ Croydon Arena – park session. Email James and he will send you the session. 

Young Athletes endurance / middle-distance running

Tuesday and Thursdays 5.30pm for a 5.45pm start with Alan and Matt @ Lloyd Park (meet by the cafe benches). 

High Jump

Coach Mike is currently leading high jump sessions at a range of venues. Please contact him directly to confirm timings


Coach Chris is currently leading sessions at a range of venues but primarily at Tooting on Wednesdays.

Under 11s

Under 11s should contact the Croydon Athletics Academy directly for training updates.


Sprinters aged 11-19 are currently on their end of season break and will return to training next month. This will likely be at Crystal Palace. Email Coach Paul for any queries.

Sprinters aged 19+ are currently training at Lloyd Park in the evenings. Email Coach Matt P for further information.

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    Croydon Sports Arena,
    Albert Road, South Norwood,
    SE25 4QL
    0208 647 1341 - General Enquiries, Mike