Our Coaching 


Junior Development Programme

<14 Year Old Junior Athletes

  • The Central Hub. For the summer athletics season, ACA partners with five junior athletics clubs that together make up the Auckland Central Hub. These include Pt Chevalier, Roskill South, Eastern, Hillsborough and Ellerslie Junior Athletic Clubs. As part of this we offer sprint and distance coaching squads for 11-14 years olds. Click here for more details

  • Junior cross country training. ACA provides junior cross country training for aspiring runners under 14, focused on setting them up to love the sport for life. David Horner and Kerry Rodgers take pack runs on Tuesday and Thursday nights throughout the winter season, leaving at 5pm from the Cornwall Park Cricket Ground. 

  • Compete at Club & Inter-Club races. Junior athletes also have the option of representing ACA at Auckland Inter-club Cross Country events, such as the Grand Prix series. The Club also puts on several fun runs throughout the season. 

What We Offer

14+ Year Old Senior Athletes

  • Coaching. We offer some of the best coaches in the country for all ages and events. For more details on our coaches please click here

  • Competitions at a Regional and National Level. Athletes can represent ACA at Auckland events for Athletics, Road and Cross Country as well as Nationals. We also take teams to Athletics NZ National Road Relay (NRR) Champs every year. Click here for photos of NRR in 2020.

  • High School Athletics Coaching Squads. We have assembled three of the best coaches in the country to offer High School Athletic coaching  squads in Throws, Sprints, Jumps and Distance every week at Lovelock Track in Sandringham. For details please see below and/or you can register here.

What We Offer

What We Offer

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