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The report of the 2018 AGM is available here

Following the meeting there is still a vacancy for a Minutes Secretary. The Committee would welcome a volunteer to act as minute taker at Committee meetings on the 2nd Thursday each month. Anyone who can help or who wants more details contact Bill Adcocks at b.adcocks@btinternet.com or on 02476 674665

Godiva Classic

This is scheduled for Saturday 1st - Sunday 2nd September.

All details and entry forms are available via the Classic Page
Note the 100m race promotion!

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.

Use the Navigation Links above for further details on membership, forthcoming races and results, etc.


Latest News

22 July 2018- Kare sets World Record

Congratulations to Kare Adenegan who today set a record time of 16.80seconds in the T34 100m Wheelchair Race at the IAAF Diamond League Anniversary Games.

English Schools Championships

Congratulations to the following athletes who have been selected to represent West Midlands or Warwickshire schools at the English Schools championships at Birmingham on the 13th and 14th July:-

Kamiya Smith - Junior Girls 75m Hurdles
Tally Smyj James - Junior Girls 1500m
Georgina McCunn - Inter Girls 80m Hurdles
Anna Poole - Inter Girls 80m Hurdles
Carly Bates - Senior Girls 100m Hurdles
Esther Adikpe - Senior Girls 400m
Ellie Minshull - Senior Girls 800m
Stephen Awuah Baffour - Junior Boys 200m
Matthew French - Junior Boys 200m
Jake Minshull - Junior Boys 800m

Kare takes 1st ... again

Congratulations to Kare Adenegan, who won the U17 Wheelchair mini-marathon for the fifth time, part of the London Marathon events on 22 April.

Godiva wins the Graham Heeley Trophy

The Trophy is awarded to the best team overall at the Warwickshire Cross-Country Championships. Races are scored using "reverse scoring" which gives 200 points to the winner, 199 for second place etc. The team scores from each of the races are then added up. The results from the event at Warley Woods on 6th January produced the following:

  • Coventry Godiva Harriers - 6016
  • Leamington C&AC - 4860
  • Stratford-u-Avon - 4074
  • Solihull & Small Heath AC - 3956
  • Birchfield Harriers - 3524
  • BRAT Club - 3070
  • Kenilworth Runners - 2935
  • Bournville harriers - 2501
  • RSC AC - 2309
  • Kings Heath Running Club - 1637
  • Sphinx AC - 1593
  • Rugby & Northampton AC - 1325
  • Northbrook AC - 1089
  • Sparkhill Harriers - 1058
  • Centurion RC - 1042

Celebration evening for Charlie Kelly

Wednesday 15th November saw a celebration evening in honour of Charlie Kelly winning the Award for Services to Athletics for the West Midlands Region. Well done Charlie!

Full details of the evening are available on the England Athletics website.

Katrina improves two club records

Congratulations to Katrina Wootton, who on 25th August ran at the Harvey Hadden Stadium, Nottingham in the Richard Belton 5000m and recorded a time of 15m 27.6s. She was 4th in the race and 1st female, and improved on her own club record by 3 seconds.
Then on 3rd September she raced in the Ladywell 10,000m at Catford Stadium, London, recording a time of 31m 45.63s, and this time improving her own club record by over 40 seconds!

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.