Joining Pacers

You can join Saint Edmund Pacers from this page.  The form to complete is at the bottom of the page; please read through the details below first.

Firstly, before you join you are welcome to try out one or two of our evening training sessions.  We meet at the Leisure Centre Athletics Arena on Mondays and Wednesdays at 6:30pm.

Our annual membership runs from 1st April to 31st March.  Although anyone that joins the club from 1st January onwards will get January, February and March included, giving up to 15 months' membership. 

Our track pass offers our members pre-paid access to our training sessions at the Leisure Centre Athletics Arena on Mondays and Wednesdays at 6:30pm.  This totals up to 100 training sessions during the year. Alternatively you can pay as you go, which is £2 per session.

Second claim membership is available to members of other clubs who wish to train with us on a social or second claim basis.  You must have current, full registration with England Athletics to qualify.  If you wish to transfer to our club, join as a second claim member and then request transfer through the England Athletics myAthletics portal.

You can also join us for track sessions and not be a member of the club.  You will be asked to pay track fees of £3 per session if you wish to do this.

Types of Membership


£30 per annum for those aged 18 or above on the day they join, includes:

Please note anyone over the age of 18 in full-time education can continue their membership, or join at the Junior rate.

  • UK Athletics registration and competition licence (giving £2 discount on each race entry fee)
  • Option to purchase an annual track pass for an additional £43
  • Access to organised club training runs
  • Free entry into all five Suffolk Winter League Cross Country races
  • Free entry into County Championships Cross Country
  • Free entry into all 10 East Anglian Cross Country League races
  • Free entry into 5K Track Challenge (Leg 1 and Leg 2)
  • Free entry into all relay events as follows:
  1. Ekiden Relay
  2. Round Norfolk Relay
  3. Hereward Relay
  • Eligible to take part in Virgin London Marathon club ballot
  • Eligible for 15% discount at Cotswold stores
  • Eligible for 10% discount at Intersport


£23 per annum for those aged under 18 on the day they join, includes:

  • Access to coached training sessions
  • UK Athletics registration and competition licence for anyone aged 15 or above
  • UK Athletics registration for those entering Championship events
  • Free entry into all five Suffolk Winter League Cross Country races
  • Free entry into County Championships Cross Country
  • Free entry into Ekiden Relay

If you have any queries please contact Sandra Webb, our Membership Secretary, at

As with any club we do have a Code of Conduct which should be adhered to at all times.  Please do view this document via the attached link.

Code of Conduct


When you become a member of or renew your membership with Saint Edmund Pacers you will automatically be registered as a member of England Athletics. We will provide England Athletics with your personal data which they will use to enable access to an online portal for you (called myAthletics). England Athletics will contact you to invite you to sign into and update your MyAthletics portal (which, amongst other things, allows you to set and amend your privacy settings). If you have any questions about the continuing privacy of your personal data when it is shared with England Athletics, please contact




County Competitions:
To be eligible to compete in county competitions you must either have been born in Suffolk, or have resided in the county for more than nine months. Please select here if you are eligible for county events.

I hereby apply to be registered as a member of Saint Edmund Pacers and confirm that I am an amateur as defined by England Athletics. I authorise the above information to be held on a computer. I also authorise my registration with England Athletics and for the above details to be shared with them.

By clicking the submit button you agree to the terms above, your details will be forwarded to the Membership Secretary and you will be transferred to our secure payment area.