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About us

We are the oldest established athletics club in Coventry, and cater for all types of athletic events and all age groups. We compete at local, regional and national levels.

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Annual General Meeting

The AGM will be held on 11th July. The Agenda is now available.

Latest News

28th May 2016 - Alex jumps to club record

Congratulations to Alex Farquharson who set an outstanding new pb in the Long Jump at Bedford with 7.90m. This takes him to the top of the UK U20 rankings in that event for the year and is a World Junior Championship qualifying mark. It also improves on Nick Riley's senior club record set in 1988.

10th May 2016 - Multiple successes for Jen at the Invictus Games

Congratulations to Jen Warren who won 4 silver medals at the Invictus Games in Orlando today 100m,200m,400m & 1500m (1min PB!) See her story and interviews via links on the Wheelchair News page.

24 April - Double success in London Mini-marathon

Congratulations to Kare Adenegan, who won the U/17 girls wheelchair race in 13m 40s over the final three miles as part of the London Marathon, and to our new member Zien Zhou who won the U/14 boys wheelchair race in 17m 46s. Joel James achieved a PB of 16m 06s in seventh place in the U/17 boys wheelchair race.

Meanwhile, at senior level wheelchair, Rob Smith achieved 4th place in the IPC Marathon World Cup category T51/52 in a time of 2h 12m 16s, and Gary Cooper (T53/54) achieved a time of 2h 27m 32s on his first outing.

Well done to all!

28 February - Ben extends his distance

Congratulations to wheelchair athlete Ben Rowlings, who today tried his hand at the Coventry Half-marathon - a big jump from his usual 800m. He won the event in 1h 02m 46s.

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27 February - Toby rounds off his cross-country season

Toby Spencer capped a very successful cross country season with a tremendous 10th place in the Senior National Cross Country Championships at Donnington Park. Competition at the front was intense and Toby stepped up a notch with this run. The race was won by Jonathan Hay of Aldershot Farnham and Dist. in a time of 42:09 with Toby clocking 43:39.

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14 February - Champion show, Jake

Congratulations to U/11 Jake Minshull who finished the Young Athletes Cross Country season with yet another win. This, added to his two previous wins and two second-places, made him overall winner and Champion.

10 February - Rob Smith selected for IPC Athletics Marathon World Cup

Congratulations to Rob, who will be representing GB at this event in the T52 class, held during the Virgin Money London Marathon on Sunday 24 April.
Details are available on the British Athletics Website.

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23 January - Success for our youngsters

Congratulations to Monica, Ella, Eva, Eloise, Jake, Elliott, Tyresse and Jayden who were all selected to represent Warwickshire in the West Midlands sports hall finals. They all performed brilliantly on the day. The girls team came 2nd on the day and the boys team came first, to be crowned West Midlands champions. Well done to all - you did Coventry Godiva proud.

County Cross Country Championships

Coventry Godiva Harriers had a very good day on the 9th January 2016 at the Country Cross Country Championships held at Warley Woods, Birmingham

Nine trophies in total were won, with five being team trophies.

Full results can be found on the Warwickshire Athletics website http://www.warwickshirecountyaa.co.uk/ , but to summarise:

Under 13 Girls: 2nd Freya Bennett
Team: 1st Coventry Godiva.

Under 15 Girls: 1st Holly Cherry
Team: 1st Coventry Godiva

Under 15 Boys: 2nd Jack Harrison
Team: 1st Coventry Godiva

Under 17 Women: 3rd Bethan Hinnett
Team: 1st Coventry Godiva

Under 17 Men: 1st Alex Jolly 3rd Alfie Meade
Team: 1st Coventry Godiva

Under 20 Men: 3rd Oliver Paulin
Team: 2nd Coventry Godiva

Masters Women: 1st Paula Richardson

Senior Men: 2nd Toby Spencer
Team: 1st Coventry Godiva.

Masters Men: 2nd Scott Hazell

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13 November - CSW Sports Awards 2015

Congratulations to our long-serving Bill Adcocks who received a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Coventry Solihull & Warwickshire Sports Awards last night.

Congratulations also to Kare Adenegan, who won the Young Sportswoman of the Year, and Job King, who won the Community Coach of the Year.

31 October - Second Bronze for Kare

The three Coventry ladies also had mixed success in the T34 200m race. Hannah gained gold, while Kare achieved her second bronze, with Mel finishing this time in 5th. In the men's race Ben came 7th.

28 October - Success at IPC World Championships, Doha

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Congratulations to Hannah Cockroft (gold), Mel Nicholls (silver) and Kare Adenegan (bronze), who produced a GB 1-2-3 in the T34 800m race. With Hannah a second-claim member we can almost claim a Godiva 1-2-3!

Their times were:
Hannah - 2:07.10
Mel - 2:09.29
Kare - 2:09.66

Meanwhile Ben Rowlings just missed out on a medal in the T34 400m.

For other news and successes click here.

Track Availability

While the club has times of exclusive use of the track, athletes may want to make use of the facilities at other times. To avoid other other organisations' bookings, check on the University's booking schedule given here


Godiva athletes are advised that, on presentation of a valid membership card, the following discounts are available:

10% discount on purchases.

Canley Road branch

10% discount on purchases.