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 Junior Schools' XC Champs
Litherland Sports Park, 16th March 2016

SWAC Races etc Coming Up

YDL (U13/U15), Litherland,

16th July 2016


Southport Waterloo Open T&F Meeting, Litherland

3rd September 2016

Photo feature

Training can be fun at Formby Point.

Club & Other Recent Results

1 Mile races for Schools, Victoria Park, Southport

Wednesday, 18th May 2016


Sefton Junior Schools XC Champs, Litherland Sports Park

Wednesday, 16th March 2016


Merseyside Schools XC Champs, Arrowe Park, Wirral

Saturday 6th February 2016


Merseyside County XC Champs, Arrowe Park, Wirral

Saturday 9th Januarry 2016


Southport Waterloo Open T&F Meeting, Litherland

Saturday 5th September 2015


Merseyside YA Open Evening T&F Mtg, Wavertree

Wednesday 5th August 2015


Merseyside Schools Track & Field Champs, Bebington

Saturday 13th June 2015


Merseyside County T&F Champs, Bebington Oval

Saturday 23rd May 2015


One Mile Races for Schools, Victoria Park, Southport

Wednesday, 20th May 2015


Sefton Junior Schools XC Champs, Birkdale Common

Wednesday, 18th March 2015



More results.

Featured Athlete



Featured Athlete: Matt Thompson, first S'port Waterloo runner home in Harrock Hill Race 2.

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Upcoming Fixtures & Events

Wednesday 27th July

Harrock Hill Fell race, Bispham


Saturday 30th July

Turnslack Fell Race, Calderbrook, Nr Summit ***FGP7***


Wednesday 3rd August

M'side County Open YA T&F Mtg, Wavertree

news reports

23rd July 2016:

Club girls win Mid Lancs promotion The final match in the Mid Lancs T&F League was held at Edge Hill University, hosted by Liverpool Pembroke & Sefton AC, on Saturday. ..............Read More


19th July 2016:

Angela Delaney leads Merseyside Grand Prix After last Wednesday's Sefton Park 5, Race 7 in the Merseyside Grand Prix of Road Races, Angela Delany is leading the Women's overall standings. ..............Read More


16th July 2016:

Warton Crags Fell Race Five members of the club made the journey to the village of Warton for the sixth leg of the Fell Grand Prix. . ..............Read More


16th July 2016:

Young athletes finish YDL season on a high; and with 2 new club records In July 2006, the newly built Litherland Sports Park athletics track was opened to training. 11th July was our first training night there ..............Read More


8th/9th July 2016:

Emma Alderson just misses out on an English Schools' medal This week-end, Friday and Saturday, the English Schools' National Track & Field Championships were held at the Gateshead International Stadium. ..............Read More


8th July 2016:

Sefton now has 2 parkruns In case anyone else has missed the news, Sefton now has 2 parkruns attracting in excess of 260 runners each week. ..............Read More


3rd July 2016:

Mark Dunham 3rd in Southport Half Marathon Southport's historic Lord Street was closed to traffic on Sunday for the first time for a road race as a record number of runners poured out ..............Read More


3rd July 2016:

2nd place finish for Seniors at Salford Round 3 of the Northern Senior Track & Field League was held at Salford's Cleveley Track in Eccles on Sunday. This match was originally scheduled for Warrington ..............Read More


2nd July 2016:

Few athletes braved a bleak Mid Lancs at Lancaster I was disappointed with the poor turnout at the third Mid Lancs T&F fixture at Hyndburn in May but it was no better ..............Read More


25th/26th June 2016:

Young Combined Eventers improve PBs at Blackburn Three of the club's young multi-eventers were at Blackburn's Witton Park arena over the weekend for the English Schools' ..............Read More


22th June 2016:

Harrock Hill Race 2 It was a warm sunny Wednesday evening for the second Harrock Hill Race of the series and there was a good turn out. ..............Read More


19th June 2016:

YDL team in mid table after 3rd fixture The 3rd Round of the YDL (U13/U15) was held on Sunday at the Market Street Track, Bury,. ..............Read More


11th June 2016:

Three athletes achieve entry standard to English Schools' Nat'l Champs The Merseyside County Schools T&F Champs were held at Bebington Oval on Saturday in showery but otherwise warm and calm . ..............Read More


9th June 2016:

Two Lads Fell Race There were no grass fires this year, which had caused the cancellation of the race last year. . ..............Read More



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