Kingston Athletics Club and Polytechnic Harriers
Upcoming Officials Courses Print
Written by Gen Sec   
Monday, 16 July 2018 19:37

The club is always looking for more officials, as the backbone of our athletes without them competitions can’t proceed. 

If you’re at competitions and want to get closer to the action, the club will subsidise courses and help you develop. 

Any questions you may have please contact the General Secretaries. 

The following courses are the next available in our area at Wimbledon College: 

9/11/2018 - Health and Safety course (requirement for Field Level 1)

24/11/2018 - Field Official Level 1

24/11/2018 - Photofinish Level 1

24/11/2018 - Timekeeper Level 1 

24/11/2018 - Track Official Level 1

The following course is the next available in our area at our Kingston track:

25/11/2018 - Starters & Starters Assistant Level 1

Ebbisham Final Match – 8th July at Walton Print
Written by Gill B   
Thursday, 12 July 2018 12:38

Extreme weather conditions and heat reigned down on the athletes but with the new stand at the Walton track; gave us all some respite from the glorious sun on what was a glorious day of athletics for our Kingston team.



Sadly, Rory Stratford and Tom Wilson had to withdraw through injury (but nothing serious).  Hoping they’ll be back to training soon. The U15s however, stepped with some rearranging to cover the sprints. 



M3 points

League Championship position

Herne Hill


Herne Hill  1st– 18 points

South London


Kingston & Poly 2nd – 12 points

Kingston & Poly 


South London 3rd – 11 points



Croydon 4th – 9 points

Holland Sports


Holland Sp 5th– 6 points

Sutton & Dist


Sutton & Dis 6th – 3 points


Lily B Match day 2 – Croydon 02nd June 2018 Print
Written by James Bell   
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 09:21

I am pleased to report that we followed up the first match 2ndplace with another solid 2ndplace.


Once again we had beautiful sunshine beating down on us keeping the spirits high throughout the day.





Croydon Harriers



Kingston AC & Poly Harriers



Guildford & Godalming



Walton AC



Holland Sport



Dorking & Mole Valley



BAL Division 1, Match 3, Bedford, 7th July 2018 Print
Written by David Barrington   
Monday, 09 July 2018 08:35


British Athletics League National One M3 (of4) Bedford 7.7.2018

Promotion to National One, effectively the equivalent of Professional Football’s Championship, put Chris Hall’s Men’s BAL team into a cauldron of Clubs with extravagant personnel resources, but despite our fielding far from full-strength K&P teams in the first two fixtures, there was more than substantial commitment, enthusiasm, spirit, and not a little talent, amongst those available that we punched above our weight right from the off. This 3rdmatch, with the team gathered by Chris, but father Mark Hall in charge on the day, epitomised that sheer determination to keep fighting despite yet more K&P athletes being unavailable. We clawed our way into 6thplace, and with one match to go in Liverpool on August 4th, we need to target keeping ahead of Herne Hill and Windsor SEH to give us the chance of avoiding “the drop” and remaining in Division One. A 10% hike in athlete turnout and points across the board could well be enough!!

YDL Lower Age Group Match 3 – Poole – Sunday 17th June Print
Written by Richard W   
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 09:20

Massing at the club for a 7:45am start in the drizzle was not made any better by the absence of the long-heralded coach. One worried Team Manager’s phone call later and our chariot pulled into the car park allowing the Team to arrive at the Ashdown Leisure Centre in style. In a year where team numbers have been low just enabling a few athletes to attend that would otherwise have been out off by the journey could make all the difference. A big thank you to the Club for agreeing to part-subsidise the coach hire.


The joyous moment of overtaking the Guildford and Godalming team coach on the motorway on the way down was lost to our athletes who were either heads down and focused on their various gadgets or out for the count from near end-of-term sleepovers.



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