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Woodford Green AC

with Essex Ladies

A Community Amateur Sports Club


england athletics uk athletics youth development league Jack Petchey Foundation

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WGEL Athletes Shine in Es...

| Athletics
Over 80 WGEL athletes (U13-Seniors) competed in fine sunny conditions at the annual Essex County Track and field Championshipsin Chelmsford (May 14th-15th). Woodford’s athlet...

Tricky start in SAL

| Athletics
A late start to the Southern Athletics League season created a tricky challenge with absences aplenty due to fixture and, in particular, exam clashes on Sunday 22 May. WGEL fini...


| Athletics
Last Sunday after a period of waiting 3 years, WGEL Juniors returned to the YDL Lower in the normal structured league format at a very sunny Eltham, hosted by Cambridge Harriers...

NAL Round One - Cardiff

| Athletics
The first full National level club athletics fixtures since 2019 were held over the weekend with the first round of the new National Athletics League (NAL) being held in Cardiff...

WGEL athletes excel at BUCS

| Athletics
WGEL athletes were representing their universities over the Bank Holiday Weekend in the BUCS outdoor championships at Chelmsford. Ché Richards won the long jump ahead of club-ma...

Essex Pentathlon title fo...

| Athletics
Rebecca Wright took part in her first outdoor Pentathlon at a windswept Lee Valley against 14 other Under 15 girls. Having already annexed the National Indoor U15 Shot Put&nb...
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Athletes of all standards are invited to join.

We compete at the highest levels and welcome athletes who are desiring high-quality competition.
A top class athletics club

one of the best in the UK.

With athletes like Daniel Rowden and greats like Sally Gunnell, and others like Dalton Grant, Ashia Hansen, Dan Awde to name a few! With double Olympians like Gladys Bird, and medalists from back in the day such as Jean Pickering, Derek Johnson, Alf Pope, Bert Cooper, we have a track record of success.

Our Locations

  COVID guidelines: when visiting, we ask that you adhere to the 2m or 1m plus guidance, follow the groups of up to six rule, and bring your own hand sanitiser.

By Car

  • Ashton Playing Fields
  • 598 Chigwell Road
  • Woodford Bridge
  • Essex, IG8 8AA

By Underground

  • Central line Woodford Station
  • Walk 600m down Snakes Lane East. Turn left and walk beneath the M11 bridge. The gate is on the left.

By bus

  • Bus: 123, 275, W14
  • The above transport lines have routes that pass near us.
Ashton Playing Fields
Woodford Green AC with Essex Ladies

598 Chigwell Road,
Woodford Bridge
Essex, IG8 8AA

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A Community Amateur Sports Club.
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