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


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: Emma Alderson, M'side Under 17 800m champion in 2:09.8, a new CBP

Stop Press

Results for School 1 Mile Races, now with team awards and photos on Wed 18th May


Make sure you are registered with England Athletics and licensed to compete. Check here.


Upcoming Fixtures & Events

Saturday 28th May

Mid lancs T&F League, Hyndburn


Saturday 28th May

Hutton Roof Fell Race ***FGP4***


Saturday 28th May

Crosby park Run, ***GP4***


Sunday 29th May

Rock 'n Roll Liverpool Marathon


Sunday 5th June

Northern T&F League, Wrexham

news reports

21st May 2016:

Young Athletes improve to 3rd place at Connah's Quay Round 2 of the Youth Development League match at Connah's Quay on Saturday saw a much improved Southport Waterloo team..............Read More


18th May 2016:

School Mile Races give way to European football I suppose it was inevitable that, with our annual 1 mile races for schools taking place on the evening of Liverpool's appearance in the Europa Cup Final.............Read More


14th May 2016:

Best county champs for years? The Merseyside County Track & Field Championships took place on Saturday at Bebington Oval, in sunny but cool conditions.............Read More


8th May 2016:

Competitive juniors take medals at Wirral Open Just a week before the County Track & Field Championships - Tuesday is the final day for online entries, no entries will be accepted on the day -............Read More


7th May 2016:

2nd place for Northern League team Saturday's first match in the Northern T&F League was at the Cleavleys Track, Eccles, a very pleasant track surrounded by trees ............Read More


2nd May 2016:

Caton Moor Fell Race, FGP3 Wray Village was the location for the third fell race of the Grand Prix series. The race was part of the annual scarecrow festival............Read More


30th April 2016:

T&F athletes compete in 2nd Mid Lancs fixture The 2nd of 5 fixtures in the Mid Lancs League was held at the new Blackburn track in Witton Park. It is not an ideal ............Read More


24th April 2016:

Impressive run by Ben Johnson in London Marathon This weekend, a number of club seniors made the annual trip to the capital for the Virgin London Marathon ............Read More


23rd April 2016:

Mid Table finish for young athletes in first YDL In the run up to the first Youth Development League match for Under 13s and Under 15s, there was some concern about the strength of any team ............Read More


16th/17th April 2016:

Young combined eventers perform at Hyndburn Over the weekend 16/17 April, 5 athletes took part in the Lancashire AA and Open Combined Events meeting at Hyndburn............Read More


16th April 2016:

Can I compete in Track & Field this year? It seems that, despite extensive national publicity, there are still some athletes, parents etc ............Read More


10th April 2016:

Two new 1 Mile club records at Wavertree Many families were on holiday during this half term break and so the numbers competing at Wavertree on Saturday and Sunday ............Read More


8th April 2016:

Club collects Mid Lancs Cross Country awards The Bamber Bridge Social Club was packed out on Friday evening for the Annual Mid Lancs Cross Country Awards ............Read More


2nd April 2016:

Good team start in Mid Lancs T&F League it was a wet start to the Mid Lancs Track & Field League meeting at Blackpool's Stanley Park on Saturday but it wasn't too ............Read More



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