Victoria Park Harriers and Tower Hamlets
Locations of training:
Mile End Stadium, Rhodeswell Road, E14 7DW
St Augustine's Hall, Victoria Park
- Cross Country
Set up for:
- Distance runners
- Speed work
A diverse club with a solid juniors section, and great coaching for athletics. Well organized, with great facilities, and an encouraging and welcoming atmosphere.
Based out of St. Augustine's Hall in the north-east corner of Victoria Park, east London. The club is open to all, regardless of ability, from the age of 9 upwards. The membership of approximately 400 includes track, field, road and cross country athletes, from beginners to GB team members. Coached training sessions occur at both St. Augustine's Hall and Mile End Stadium several times a week.
The Clubhouse is open five days a week and its use is free to all full Club members. The Clubhouse is located on the edge of Victoria Park giving direct access to the traffic-free running environment provided by the Park, the local canal towpaths, Hackney Marshes and the River Lea towpath. In addition, the Club uses the 8-lane, floodlit track at Mile End Stadium, Rhodeswell Road for track and field training.