Athletics Club

Edinburgh University Athletics Club caters for all abilities track and field. Whether you're completely new; already train with a club back home; or compete for your country: we’re the club for you.

Whether you're an experienced athlete of the sport or just want to improve your fitness, everyone is welcome in EUAC!

Training will be running in September regardless of COVID-19: we have mutliple back-up plans and formats of training to ensure that everyone can participate.The safety of all our members which shall always remain paramount. We train six times a week and through a variety of sessions including circuits; track; strength and conditioning; pilates; and intervals: all of which will help benefit your overall performance, and more importantly your physically and mental wellbeing!

We hope to see you at training!

Training Schedule (all of these are dependant upon current COVID-19 regulations): 

  • Monday - 20:45-22:00 Circuits, Studio Gym, Pleasance 
  • Tuesday - 18:00-19:00 Middle Distance Intervals, Meadows
  • Tuesday - 18:00-19:00 Sprints Intervals/Hills Session, Meadows
  • Tuesday - 18:00-20:00 Throwers Strength and Conditioning, Pleasance (see throws group for more information)
  • Wednesday - 15:00-17:00 Throws, Saughton Sports Complex (No.2 Bus departing outside Potterow at 14:22)
  • Wednesday - 15:00-17:00 Sprinters Track Session, Saughton Sports Complex (No.2 Bus departing outside Potterow at 14:22)
  • Wednesday - 15:00-17:00 Middle Distance Track Session, Saughton Sports Complex (No.2 Bus departing outside Potterow at 14:22)
  • Thursday - 18:15-19:15 Pilates, Salle Gym, Pleasance
  • Friday - 18:00-20:00 Strength & Conditioning, Free Weights Gym, St Leonards 
  • Saturday - 10:30-11:30 Hills, Bruntsfield Links/Arthur's Seat (meet outside Pollock Halls at 10) *becomes blocks/second track session closer to competitions*

When you're free to do so, your first week with our club is always free! To join us later than week 1, please just contact us at and we will organise it with you!

To get an insight into our club please check out our Instagram account @eu_athleticsclub, and most importantly please JOIN our Facebook group "Edinburgh University Athletics Club" (this is where we post all regular updates and training): which you can join through our main Facebook page "EUAC - Edinburgh University Athletics Club".

CONTACT: If you have any questions with regards to getting involved with the club then e-mail us on

We cannot wait to see you all in September!

- Cammy and Chloë (Captains 2020/2021)


Please be aware, to join this club you must have purchased a Sport & Exercise Gym Membership, which is available HERE

  • Track Card (10 Uses)£20.00

Should an individual require a refund – this can only be done by the club you have joined in cash or cheque (at their own discretion). The Sports Union Membership cannot be refunded, and neither can the transaction fee.


  • Athletics Club Full Year Membership£55.00
  • Athletics Club Full Year Non Student Membership£60.00


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