Welcome To Chichester Runners & AC

We are Chichester’s oldest, largest and most wide-ranging running club.

Founded in 1984, Chichester Runners & Athletics Club has roughly 400 senior members, 150 juniors and about 20 qualified Coaches and Run Leaders. We offer a wide range of activities to suit all kinds of athletes.


Starting out? We organise Couch to 5k courses twice a year.

Wondering if you are fast/fit/young enough? Yes, you are.

Want to train with a purpose and run with the best? We have a group for you.

Enjoy a social run, but don’t take it too seriously? No problem – you’ll fit right in.

A young person with an interest? Our junior section will help make the most of it.

Just want to find some different places to run? You’ll love our summer trail runs.

Cross country racing? Join us in the Sussex XC League and the Fun Run League.

Like to know your club-mates? Come to our friendly drinks, quiz and games nights.


If that sounds like something you want to be part of, then Contact Us and we’ll be happy to arrange for you to come along and try a session.