Welcome to Southport Waterloo Athletic Club


Welcome to the Home Page of Southport Waterloo AC. We hope you find your visit worthwhile.


We are a small and friendly club committed to making athletics fun whilst helping athletes to reach their full potential.


We have training and competition for all ages, male and female, in track & field, cross country, road relays, sportshall athletics and road running.


Our Open track & field meeting in late summer is proving increasingly popular with local and visiting athletes of all ages.


For schools, we organise the Sefton Junior Schools XC Championships for years 5 and 6 in March and host a series of 1 Mile races for school years 5 to 11 in May.


If you live in or around the Sefton or Knowsley areas of Merseyside or West Lancs why not join us?


We train in various places. Go to About Us for further information

Featured Event

Sefton yr 5/6 XC Champs
Blundellsands, 27th March 2019

SWAC Events Coming Up

Southport Waterloo Open T&F Meeting, Litherland

Saturday 31st August 2019

Photo feature

QuadKids at Litherland, June 2018

Club & Other Recent Results

Schools' 1 Mile Races, Victoria Park, Southport

Wednesday 22nd May 2019


Sefton Jnr Schools XC Champs, Blundellsands

Wednesday 27th March 2019


Southport Waterloo Open T&F Medal Meeting, Litherland

Saturday 1st September 2018


Southport Waterloo QuadKids, Litherland (members only)

Friday 22nd June 2018 -


School 1 Mile races, Victoria Park, Southport

Wednesday 16th May 2018


Sefton Junior Schools XC Champs, Birkdale Common

Wednesday 14th March 2018


Merseyside County XC Champs, Arrowe Park, Wirral

Saturday 6th January 2018


Southport Waterloo Open T&F Meeting, Litherland

Litherland, 2nd September 2017


1 Mile Races for Schools

Victoria Park, Southport, Wednesday 17th May, 2017


Sefton Jnr Schools XC Champs, Jubilee Woods, Sefton

Wednesday 15th March, 2017


Merseyside County XC Champs, Sherdley Park, St Helens

Saturday 7th January 2017



More results.

Featured Athlete



Milly Smith, 3 silver medals at Australian Masters Championships, 2019

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Upcoming Fixtures & Events

Sunday 16th June

Northern T&F League, Litherland


Sunday 16th June

Port Sunlight 5K & 10K, Wirral


Sunday 16th June

Freckleton Half Marathon


Tuesday 18th June

Trafford Grand Prix, Distance & Throws)


Thursday 20th June

Warrington 10K


Saturday 22nd June

Clougha Pike Fell Race ***FGP5***


Saturday 22nd June

YDL LAG, Trafford Athletics Stadium


Weekend 22nd / 23rd June

NW Reg'l Schools Combined Events Champs, Crewe

news reports

14th June 2019:

3 club seniors feature in M'side GP Vet standings With 5 of the 10 Merseyside Road Grand Prix races now completed, the county has published individual and vet standings for the year so far........Read More


8th June 2019:

Ten M'side Schools champions at bebington The third outdoor T&F Championships of the season - the county schools championships - took place on Saturday with the Merseyside championships . .......Read More


6th June 2019:

Three seniors take on 11.3 kms in Fell GP4 The fourth SWAC Fell Grand Prix race of the season took place on the evening of Thursday 6th June at the Loe Poland Memorial Fell Race (formerly Henderson’s. .......Read More


1st June 2019:

Harry Flanagan runs 400m in Northern Senior Champs It is said that making the transition from junior to the senior ranks in athletics or any other sport is a tough challenge but Harry Flanagan is taking. .......Read More


1st June 2019:

Mid Lancs males in line to win Div'n 2 trophy The start of 'flaming June' was mostly a wet affair at the UCLAN Arena in Preston for Round 3 of the Mid Lancs T&F League on Saturday. .......Read More


26th May 2019:

Three club masters represent England in Great Birmingham Run The England Age Group Masters 10k event against a team of Celtic Nations runners was once again incorporated within the Simplyhealth Great Birmingham 10k last Sunday.......Read More


26th May 2019:

3rd place finish for YDL Upper team at Ellesmere Port After a 2nd place finish in Round 1 at Leigh, behind the host club and ahead of Stockport Harriers, a good result at Ellesmere Port on Sunday .......Read More


23rd May 2019:

New range of club croptops now available A new range of Fastrax brand croptops with midriff length is now available in a complete range of sizes from 26" to 40" chest........Read More


22nd May 2019:

Fell and Trail GP at Harrock Hill The third SWAC fell Grand Prix race of the season took place on the evening of Wednesday 22nd May at the Harrock Hill Race,  Bispham Green, .......Read More


22nd May 2019:

School 1 Milers race around Victoria Park Wednesday saw the club's annual series of 1 Mile races for schools that has been in the local athletics calendar every year since 1984........Read More


19th May 2019:

Harry guests at Loughborough After an excellent weekend down in Swansea competing for City of Liverpool in the British Athletics League, where Harry Flanagan ran his first ever sub 49.......Read More


19th May 2019:

Positive start for club seniors in Northern League After two consecutive promotions in the Northern League, Southport Waterloo’s senior track and field team are now in the second division........Read More


18th May 2019:

Superb performance by young athletes in YDL This Lower Age Group YDL division is tough! Promoted into Division West 1 this year, a shaky start at Trafford on 27th April set the scene with a 5th place........Read More


11th May 2019:

Over 50 medals and 3 club records at County T&F Champs With the weather forecast to warm up, early morning competitors at Wavertree on Saturday for the Merseyside County T&F Champs were met with sunny ........Read More




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