Wallsend Athletics Club
An apology to Club athletes and members to keep you informed due to current coronavirus health situation
- our 2019/2020 Club season is finished
- there will be no Club Committee Meeting for next few months
- the Annual General Meeting has been deferred to a date to be advised
- the end of season Presentation is cancelled for 19/04. It will be held at later date how and when and where to be advised
Mr Bob Ryan
See our information pack for all Little Athletics members
We compete as Wallsend RSL Athletic Club (affiliated with Athletics NSW) and as Wallsend RSL Little Athletic Centre (affiliated with Little Athletics Association of NSW).
Our aim is to provide a safe and friendly environment for all members of the Club to enjoy the sport no matter at what level they choose to compete.
The first Wallsend Athletic Club was first formed on 18th November 1874, Mr James Fletcher being the Club President and Thomas Abel (Chemist) first Judge. Competition was held in Federal Park until 1914 when the Club closed due to the war effort.
The Club reformed in 1957, with Mr V Prisk Club President. The club continued from 1957 until present time at the Federal Park site.
Competition Ground is Federal Park Wallsend (location Boscawan Street, Wallsend.
History of the Wallsend Athletics Clubs
1874 - 1987
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