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Club Information

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The club's address is: Julie Rose Stadium, Kennington Road, Willesborough, Ashford, Kent TN24 9QX

Email: info@ashfordac.org.uk

Map:   https://goo.gl/maps/UksmkwDo7upTD4PG6

Mission statement

Ashford Athletic Club (AAC) seeks to ensure that the athletic careers of the club’s members will be given the support and encouragement they need to reach their potential, at their chosen events and to take pride in their achievements.

AAC recognises that participation in athletics can be enjoyed at many different levels of skill. The Club will aim to enable all who wish to participate in athletics to do so. Success will be measured not just by results and honours, but also by the enjoyment of taking part.

AAC will strive to achieve this by providing the highest level of qualified coaching, team management, guidance and resources available. In addition, AAC will support this aim by offering appropriate competition at all levels where needed.

The overall vision of AAC is based on developing and promoting the highest standards of leadership, equality, respect, honesty and teamwork.
This same vision will be afforded to all visiting athletes and clubs, by all officers and members of Ashford Athletic Club.

Athlete Welfare

Athlete Welfare is important to the club.If you need to raise an Athlete Welfare issue, please contact the Club Welfare Officer: Jacqi Snare   07796 953305  or John Paton  07956 491187 

Code of Practice

The club's code of practice be seen here.  This page should be read by all members, parents, guardians and carers.

Executive Committee

Ashford AC is managed by an Executive Committee comprising of eleven people who are listed here.

The Chairman and Vice-Chairman are elected from the Executive Committee.

The Executive Committee is supported by the Operational Team. The Operational Team consists of team managers from the various leagues, the schools liaison member, coaching co-ordinator and development officer. The Club President and Vice-President are also considered to be part of the support team. The operational team feeds information and requests to the executive via its representative on the Executive Committee.

The Executive Committee meets at least monthly at the Julie Rose Stadium.

If you have any issues which affect the Club's performance or structure please contact your Team Manager or Coach in the first instance. If you feel your concerns are not being addressed properly please contact a member of the Executive Committee.

Please see the latest AGM minutes here.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Application and Renewal

DBS certificates can be applied for or renewed online here where you can also find more information about Safeguarding.